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July 8-22 events and activities

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Hi Everyone,

This listing will cover two weeks—  we will be back with more toward the end of the month.

Recovery College has a new course guide out for Fall/Winter 2019, there are copied at the CASS office, or you can check out These courses focus on personal development and growth, and they are all free. 

Value Days for the upcoming Calgary Stampede:

  • July 4: Sneak a Peak- Entry is only $9 from 5-11pm
  • July 5: Parade Day – Entry is free from 11am-1:30pm
  • July 7: Family Day – Entry is free from 7:30-10:30am.
  • July 9: Community Day- Entry is only $2 from 10am-2pm, Free for seniors all day.
  • July 10: Kids Day- Free entry for kids and accompanying adults from 7-9am, $2 entry all day for kids under 12.



Jul 8: Dementia Conversation Café @ Lukes’ Drug Mart (3407 26 Ave SW) 10am-Noon. This is a casual drop-in social event, open to anyone impacted by dementia.

Jul 11: YYC Ultimate Obstacles @ South Glenmore Park (24 St SW) 6-8pm. Open drop-in outdoor obstacle course, weather permitting.

Jul 12: Inglewood Night Market @ 9 Ave & 10 St SE. 5-11pm. Come out, enjoy the weather and meet new people wandering around Inglewood.

Jul 12-14: Calgary Turkish Festival @ Eau Claire Market (200 Barclay Parade SW) 11am-10pm. Admission is free, but food and activity coupons will cost $2 each.

Jul 14: Tails & Treasures @ University District (4410 University Dr NW) 1-5pm. This dog-friendly and dog-focused event will have live entertainment, a pet market, and pooch competitions running from 1-2pm.

Jul 14: Calgary Wind Symphony @ Riley Park (800 12 St NW) 1-4pm. Bring chairs/blankets/snacks and enjoy a casual symphony in the park

Jul 15: Fire Week @ Central Memorial Park (1221 2 St SW) 11:30am-1:30pm. Learn about fire safety and have fun with local firefighters

Jul 18: Jazz Battle @ Central Memorial Park (1221 2 St SW) 5-7pm. Two jazz bands will compete with each other over six rounds of improvised music, with Tim Tamashiro refereeing.

Jul 18: Disability Tax Credit & RDSP Info Session @ Momentum (#16, 2936 Radcliffe Dr SE) 10am-Noon. please register by calling Jordan at (403) 204-2692.

Jul 19-21: Fiestaval Latin Festival @ Olympic Plaza (228 8 Ave SE) 11am-10pm. Entertainment, vendors, and tons of fun.

Jul 19-21: Alberta Gem Show @ Best Western Village Park Inn (1804 Crowchild Trail NW)

Jul 20: Creekfest @ Bow Valley Ranch, Fish Creek Park (South end of Bow Bottom Tr SE).

Jul 20: Zero Waste Festival @ 656 Confluence Way, 11am-6pm. “an interactive festival focused on reducing waste and leading a low waste lifestyle”.

Jul 20: Festival of Chariots @ Shaw Millennium Park 2-5pm. Free vegetarian Feast, live music, performances, exhibits and vendors.

Jul 20: Food Truck Fiesta @ Evanston (115 Evanston Dr NW) 4-9pm. Family friendly games and activities, music, etc.


Jul 9: Date night @ Studio Bell (850 4 St SE) Admission is only $10 from 5-8pm. You don’t have to have a date to take advantage of this low price admission.

Jul 12-14: Comic Fest @ Calaway Park (245033 Range Road 33) Dress like your favourite (family-friendly) superheroes, and check out the artist market.