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August Events Calendar

  • Sat, Aug 26
    The Military Museums
    Aug 26, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – Aug 27, 2023, 5:00 p.m.
    The Military Museums, 4520 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary, AB T2T 5J4, Canada
    Join The Military Museums for the Summer Skirmish, a weekend of historical re-enactments, food trucks, and more.
  • Sat, Aug 26
    Olympic Plaza
    Aug 26, 2023, 8:00 a.m. – Aug 27, 2023, 11:00 p.m.
    Olympic Plaza, 228 8 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 2M5, Canada
    Head-to-head motocross action in the heart of downtown Calgary! A free, all-ages event, Red Bull Outliers in Olympic Plaza will feature thrilling, high-adrenaline entertainment, the sights and sounds of downtown Calgary, and more - perfect for families or the die-hard fan!
  • Fri, Aug 25
    Under the Big Top at Stampede Park
    Aug 25, 2023, 7:00 a.m. – Oct 08, 2023, 11:00 p.m.
    Under the Big Top at Stampede Park, 650 25 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 4K8, Canada
    Experience KOOZA Under the Big Top at Stampede Park! This show highlights the physical demands of human performance in all its splendor and fragility, presented in a colorful mélange that emphasizes bold slapstick humor.
  • Fri, Aug 18
    Prince’s Island Park
    Aug 18, 2023, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Prince’s Island Park, 698 Eau Claire Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 5N4, Canada
    Expo Latino is an amazing 3-day festival celebrating Latin food, music, and culture. Join the party at Western Canada’s largest Latin festival in Prince’s Island Park this summer.
  • Fri, Aug 18
    Fort Calgary
    Aug 18, 2023, 7:00 a.m. – Aug 20, 2023, 11:00 p.m.
    Fort Calgary, 750 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 5E1, Canada
    Country Thunder returns to Fort Calgary with country music superstars John Pardi, Tim McGraw, Kieth Urban, Kip Moore, Carly Pierce, Bailey Zimmerman, Nate Smith, and more headlining the summer music festival favourite.
  • Fri, Aug 18
    Shaw Millennium Park
    Aug 18, 2023, 7:00 a.m. – Aug 20, 2023, 7:00 a.m.
    Shaw Millennium Park, 1220 9 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 2C4, Canada
    Get ready for a spectacular Caribbean celebration with music, costumes, tradition, and culture, at Carifest 2023, featuring a parade and live music in Shaw Millennium Park.
  • Thu, Aug 17
    Elliston Park
    Aug 17, 2023, 5:00 p.m. – Aug 26, 2023, 11:00 p.m.
    Elliston Park, 1827 68 St SE, Calgary, AB T2B, Canada
    Alberta’s Most Explosive Festival returns with GlobalFest at Elliston Park, displaying Calgary’s cultural diversity and artistic excellence with incredible firework displays presented by India, Austria, France, and Germany.
  • Wed, Aug 16
    Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club
    Aug 16, 2023, 7:50 a.m. – Aug 20, 2023, 10:00 p.m.
    Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club, 12501 14 St SW, Calgary, AB T2W 2Y8, Canada
    The Shaw Charity Classic returns as the next stop for the PGA TOUR Champions, a world-class experience for golf fans, and supporting local charities. This year’s players include John Daly, Fred Couples, Mike Weir, Vijay Singh, Darren Clarke, Mark O’Meara, Corey Pavin, Jeff Sluman, and more
  • Sat, Aug 12
    Granary Road
    Aug 12, 2023, 10:00 a.m. – Aug 13, 2023, 5:30 p.m.
    Granary Road, 226066 112 St W, Calgary, AB T1S 5S5, Canada
    This August, relish in Granary Road's Pickle Palooza! Not only will you find delicious savoury and sweet pickles across multiple vendors, there will be a pickle eating contest, brine chugging contest, pickleball, and an amateur pickling contest.
  • Fri, Aug 11
    North Glenmore Park
    Aug 11, 2023, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    North Glenmore Park, 7305 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary, AB T3E 5N5, Canada
    The Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival is Calgary’s premiere water sport festival, with over 1850 competitors and 4000 spectators, displaying dragon boat racing for a family friendly event.
  • Mon, Aug 07
    Aug 07, 2023, 8:00 a.m. – Aug 09, 2023, 10:00 p.m.
    Bowness, Bowness, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Celebrate the neighbourhood and the 20th Anniversary of the Tour de Bowness Race and Street Festival with local entertainment, artisan vendors, food booths, kid's area, and more.
  • Sat, Aug 05
    Various Locations Across Calgary
    Aug 05, 2023, 8:00 a.m. – Aug 26, 2023, 10:00 p.m.
    Various Locations Across Calgary
    BUMP FESTIVAL returns with a series of new murals, community events, block parties, and artist talks, transforming the center of Calgary with art from local and international artists.
  • Multiple Dates
    Sat, Aug 05
    Calgary Zoo
    Aug 05, 2023, 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
    Calgary Zoo, 210 St. George's Drive NE, Calgary, AB T2E 7V6, Canada
    Bring your family and friends down for a fun and educational morning at the zoo! Enjoy a scrumptious pancake breakfast with a side of gorilla facts from the Animal Care, Health & Welfare technicians, followed by an exclusive visit to see the troop.
  • Thu, Aug 03
    Grey Eagle Event Centre
    Aug 03, 2023, 8:00 p.m.
    Grey Eagle Event Centre, 3777 Grey Eagle Dr, Calgary, AB T3E 3X8, Canada
    Boyz II Men is an American R&B vocal group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, formed in 1988. The group consists of four members: Nathan Morris, Wanya Morris, Shawn Stockman, and Michael McCary.
  • Thu, Aug 03
    4th Avenue and 9th Street
    Aug 03, 2023, 11:00 a.m. – Aug 07, 2023, 10:00 p.m.
    4th Avenue and 9th Street
    Discover Calgary's global cuisine with Taste of Calgary. Sample from a mix of unique restaurants and beverage companies along with live entertainment and marketplace vendors.
  • Tue, Aug 01
    Deerfoot City
    Aug 01, 2023, 8:00 a.m. – Sep 10, 2023, 10:00 p.m.
    Deerfoot City, 901 64 Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2E 7P4, Canada
    Get ready to let the good times roll, Calgary! Block Party is back for its fourth installment, bringing good vibes, fun games, and eye-catching art to The Boulevard.
  • Mon, Jul 31
    Various Locations
    Jul 31, 2023, 5:00 p.m. – Aug 05, 2023, 10:00 p.m.
    Various Locations
    See a 75-minute version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream performed at multiple locations in Calgary and area, such as Heritage Park and Brookfield Residential properties. All performances take place outdoors, and are family-friendly, engaging, and easily accessible. There are no tickets required
  • Mon, Jul 31
    Shaw Millennium Park
    Jul 31, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – Aug 06, 2023, 11:00 p.m.
    Shaw Millennium Park, 1220 9 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 2C4, Canada
    The Calgary International Blues Festival serves up a week of blues music from around the world, including workshops, special events, and live concerts. Local and international musicians come together for this Calgary classic.
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