So much activity at the site of Verve, FRAM+Slokker's current development. The parkade floor slab is complete and the columns are rising.
Did you know that today is the official 'Curling is Cool Day'? Better head over to #StPatricksIsland to curl. All the cool kids are doing it.
We are so excited to announce that we are partnering with @theatrecalgary once again to bring a special show to #StPatricksIsland. 'Victors, Villains and Vixens' is a free, all-ages show taking place July 25-30.
Check back in the spring for more details on the performance!
Do you know, respect or admire one of the women in the Wheel of Women?
Please join us for afternoon tea on International Women's Day as we honour these 30 incredible women.
Find the list of all 30 amazing women at
Don't let winter keep you indoors! Get outside and play on March 4 at #StPatricksIsland.
Curling, fat tire biking, bonfire, music, hot chocolate & more - all at the Rise from 12-3pm.
Happy Family Day! We hope you're enjoying some quality time with loved ones. If you're in our neck of the woods, why not swing by #StPatricksIsland for a little curling competition. Because nothing bonds family like sibling rivalry...right?
@maribakeshop is having their soft opening this weekend! You can peek inside the shop by watching our Instagram Story. Unfortunately it doesn't capture the aroma though - for that you'll have to come to the shop in person! Mari is open from 12-6pm this Sat & Sun.
We can't wait to check out Mari Bakeshop tomorrow!
Finally, we have a date!!!! This Friday, we are opening our doors for the very first time from 12 - 6, through Saturday and Sunday. We are closed on Mondays, and will be open from Tues - Sun from 8-8.
To be honest folks, we are still not fully ready, but we just couldn't delay any longer. We might not be perfect at the start, but we will grow and evolve as we go. We are so grateful of the love and interest of the community even before we open. So please join us for our soft opening, see you all very soon!! #welcome
🎶 Started from the bottom now we...still at the bottom.
Deep utility work is getting underway at the 5th & THIRD site - the future location of a full-sized Loblaws City Market.
Happy Valentine's Day! If you're out on RiverWalk for a jog or your commute home, keep your eye out for EAST Crew! 🌹
Don't have a date tonight? #TheOutsidersRunClub will be your Valentine 💕 ・・・
BRING YOUR SPECIAL SOMEBODY - or meet somebody special. 🖤 Or just meet a bunch of weirdos. Happy Love Day, all. Sweating is sexy. Let’s roll. 6:30PM TONIGHT.
This Wednesday at Simmons! Details below 👇 ・・・
We are SO excited to bring Calgary's folk music hero, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald aka @ilovembf to the Simmons @philandseb for #localheroes next Wednesday Feb.15th
Join us for an informal chat with MBF to hear how he got started, what inspires him and what's next for our hometown hero.
FREE to attend. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
And Make sure to check him out next Friday Feb.17th as he takes the stage as the first hometown act to play at the @palacetheatreyyc
Congrats everyone - we made it through the past week of snowmaggedon.
Here's a #TBT to remember warmer days on #StPatricksIsland ☀️
We can't wait for summer picnics at Trout Beach!
Are you searching for the best #yychotchocolatefest creations? Then you have to add Hear's My Soul in EV to your top of your list!
Their entry for Hot Chocolate Fest is the 'Hot Ball of Fire'.
All you need to know is that it's topped with toasted cinnamon toast crunch cereal. 'Nuff said.
Some exciting news today from our master planner, Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC)!
We're kick-starting the creation of a Victoria Park master plan vision. Starting today, citizens can share their ideas.
Find the survey at calgarymlc.ca/riversdistrictmasterplan
This image is an artist's conceptual illustration of a rejuvenated 4th St south of 11th Ave SE.
#TGIF! We'll be at @charbar if you need us 🍸
How are you celebrating the end of the week? Tell us in the comments below!
Ever wondered what East Village will look like at the end of its transformation?
The model at the EV Experience Centre gives you a pretty good idea!
Plus the Urban Ambassadors are always on hand to answer all your questions and give you the latest scoop!
Come celebrate winter cycling!
The @cityofcalgary is hosting their 4th annual Winter Bike Photo Booth on February 7.
Swing by the photo booth to grab some hot chocolate and get your picture taken by @peopleonbikesyyc.
Feb 7, 3:30-5:30, RiverWalk. The photo booth will be just east of Simmons on the lookout deck. 🚲📸
We couldn't be more excited about what's coming to EV this spring!
Myth: garden sheds can't be cool.
Reality: @546arch designed the coolest garden sheds we've ever seen.
In fact, the trio of shipping containers next to our community garden were recently featured in @architectmag!