East Village Junction
Aug
17
to Aug 19

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: TBA
Saturday: TBA
Sunday: TBA

Friday, August 17, 12-8PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 2:00-4:00PM : Behave Boldly and Make a Plan with Pony Friday
• 3:00-6:00 : Rainforest Happy Hour
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Brett Cassidy (Unpleasant Trees) and Rabino

Saturday, August 18, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : A Celebration of Geek, Platform Innovation Studio Takeover
• 3:00-6:00 : R&B Function vol. 4 brought to you by 10 at 10

Sunday, August 19, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)
• 12:00-1:00PM : She[Empowers] Noontime Knowledge: Personalized Self-Care Planning
• 1:00-3:00 : Acrylic Paint Along with Amela
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village ft. Souls in Rhythm

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Saturdays in C-Square
Aug
18
1:00 PM13:00

Saturdays in C-Square

C-Square (7th Ave & 4th St SE)

The National Music Centre (NMC)’s annual summer music series will return to East Village’s C-Square starting this August with a diverse lineup of local Calgary talent. These free, family-friendly performances run each Saturday (weather permitting) from August 11 to September 8, 2018 (except Sept 1).

Saturdays in C-Square performers:
August 11  –  Rock in the Square: Kaley Kinjo & The Blatant Duo
August 18  –  Classical in the Square: Rocky Mountain Chamber Ensemble
August 25  –  Pride in the Square: Family dance party with RIEL and friends
September 8  –  Jazz in the Square: Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble  

Saturdays in C-Square is the perfect complement to a stop at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre. Following an afternoon of musical discovery, tour five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada and rock out with interactive activities.

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One Unit Run Club
Aug
20
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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East Village Junction
Aug
24
to Aug 26

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: TBD
Saturday: TBD
Sunday: TBD

Friday, August 10, 12-8PM
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 3:00-6:00 : Rainforest Casual Friday
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams

Saturday, August 11, 10-6PM
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families

Sunday, August 12, 10-6PM
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)

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Saturdays in C-Square
Aug
25
1:00 PM13:00

Saturdays in C-Square

C-Square (7th Ave & 4th St SE)

The National Music Centre (NMC)’s annual summer music series will return to East Village’s C-Square starting this August with a diverse lineup of local Calgary talent. These free, family-friendly performances run each Saturday (weather permitting) from August 11 to September 8, 2018 (except Sept 1).

Saturdays in C-Square performers:
August 11  –  Rock in the Square: Kaley Kinjo & The Blatant Duo
August 18  –  Classical in the Square: Rocky Mountain Chamber Ensemble
August 25  –  Pride in the Square: Family dance party with RIEL and friends
September 8  –  Jazz in the Square: Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble  

Saturdays in C-Square is the perfect complement to a stop at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre. Following an afternoon of musical discovery, tour five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada and rock out with interactive activities.

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Moonlight Market
Aug
25
3:00 PM15:00

Moonlight Market

Riverfront Lane 

Moonlight Market is an unforgettable night market experience highlighting street-food inspired eats and local artisan goods. The majority of items will cost between $2-$10, so you can enjoy a bit of everything and discover YYC's rich diversity through food and drinks.

Learn more about this free event at moonlightmarket.ca

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Barre @ EV Experience Centre
Aug
27
12:00 PM12:00

Barre @ EV Experience Centre

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Join Barre Body Studio on the last Monday of each month (until Sept 24) for a free Barre Body Fit class!

Barre Body Fit is a 60 minute total body workout that fuses elements of Pilates, yoga, strength and cardio conditioning. You’ll experience small isometric movements to work the body's stabilizer muscles for a great burn from start to finish. The class is low impact and a good fit for all fitness levels. Expect to build long lean muscles, develop great posture, and a strong core. Don’t forget to bring a mat and water!

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One Unit Run Club
Aug
27
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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Neil Zeller's 5th Annual Photowalk
Aug
30
6:00 PM18:00

Neil Zeller's 5th Annual Photowalk

George C. King Bridge

Neil Zeller Photography quietly celebrated his 5th anniversary on July 1, and now he wants to celebrate with you at his Fifth Annual Free Photowalk!

The group will gather at the south end (East Village side) of the George C King Bridge at 6:00PM for a meet and greet, then spend the rest of the evening exploring the bridge and St. Patrick's Island. There will be special guests and some giveaways! 

There will be a very short talk and the rest of the night is for enjoying the company of like-minded, passionate, positive people. No skills are needed, and you don't even need to bring a camera. Bring a friend or meet a bunch of new ones! This is not a workshop, just a fun, safe, positive space to gather.

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East Village Junction
Aug
31
to Sep 3

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: TBD
Saturday: TBD
Sunday: TBD

Friday, August 31, 12-8PM
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 3:00-6:00 : Rainforest Casual Friday
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams

Saturday, September 1, 10-6PM
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families

Sunday, September 2, 10-6PM
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)

Monday, September 3, 10-6PM

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Saturdays in C-Square
Sep
8
2:00 PM14:00

Saturdays in C-Square

C-Square (7th Ave & 4th St SE)

The National Music Centre (NMC)’s annual summer music series will return to East Village’s C-Square starting this August with a diverse lineup of local Calgary talent. These free, family-friendly performances run each Saturday (weather permitting) from August 11 to September 8, 2018 (except Sept 1).

Saturdays in C-Square performers:
August 11  –  Rock in the Square: Kaley Kinjo & The Blatant Duo
August 18  –  Classical in the Square: Rocky Mountain Chamber Ensemble
August 25  –  Pride in the Square: Family dance party with RIEL and friends
September 8  –  Jazz in the Square: Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble  

Saturdays in C-Square is the perfect complement to a stop at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre. Following an afternoon of musical discovery, tour five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada and rock out with interactive activities.

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Beat Beethoven
Sep
13
6:30 PM18:30

Beat Beethoven

Run Calgary and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra are collaborating by colliding the wonderful worlds of music and run! Lace up in support of the CPO in a new fun event to Calgary, as seen in cities around the world.

Challenge yourself to finish an 8km race, in a 4km looped course along the beautiful Bow River, before the CPO completes 50 minutes of Beethoven's best music. After you've crossed the finish line, enjoy a glass of wine under the big white tent while taking in a free concert by CPO highlighting their upcoming season. Friends and family can enjoy the free outdoor concert, too – they worked hard to cheer you on, after all!

Registration includes:

  • Custom Beat Beethoven wine glass
  • Wine stopper finishers' medal
  • Complimentary sparkling wine 
  • Personalized race bib
  • Post race celebration and outdoor concert by the CPO
  • Chip timed event
  • Opportunity to help support the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Register for Beat Beethoven at runyyc.ca

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Beakerhead: Treeter Totter
Sep
19
to Sep 23

Beakerhead: Treeter Totter

C-Square (4 St and 7 Ave SE)

A childhood playground favourite takes on a giant new twist. The Treeter Totter is a whimsical urban escape that explores nature in balance. It holds two deciduous trees – and you can hop on too! Thanks to DIALOG and Stuart Olson for tipping the scales toward this delightful conversation.

This is a free event! Tickets are not required.

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Barre @ EV Experience Centre
Sep
24
12:00 PM12:00

Barre @ EV Experience Centre

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Join Barre Body Studio on the last Monday of each month (until Sept 24) for a free Barre Body Fit class!

Barre Body Fit is a 60 minute total body workout that fuses elements of Pilates, yoga, strength and cardio conditioning. You’ll experience small isometric movements to work the body's stabilizer muscles for a great burn from start to finish. The class is low impact and a good fit for all fitness levels. Expect to build long lean muscles, develop great posture, and a strong core. Don’t forget to bring a mat and water!

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Run for Life: From Darkness Into Light
Oct
14
7:00 AM07:00

Run for Life: From Darkness Into Light

Simmons Building

The Centre for Suicide Prevention is hosting their first annual Run for Life. Walk or run into the sunrise, from darkness into light, to remember your loved one and/or raise awareness for suicide prevention. Your dollars go directly to helping people learn to support those in crisis. This event will be followed by a reception with snacks from charbar and Phil & Sebastian coffee.

Memorial Walk : 7:45 A.M.
5 km Run Walk : 7:30 A.M.
10 km Run : 7:00 A.M.

Register at suicideinfo.ca/runforlife

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$10 Date Night at Studio Bell presented by East Village
Aug
14
5:00 PM17:00

$10 Date Night at Studio Bell presented by East Village

Studio Bell (850 4 St SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to offer extended hours and discounted rates for visitors to Studio Bell every second Tuesday of the month throughout the summer.

Grab your pal or partner and enjoy a special $10 admission per person from 5 pm to 8 pm on June 12, July 10 and August 14.

Studio Bell is the perfect Tuesday date night destination. Explore five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada. Check out interactive activities–rock the guitar, mix a track or sing a tune in a sound booth. Visitors can also delve into memorabilia from three Canadian Music Halls of Fame, and new temporary exhibitions celebrating iconic Canadians, including the Barenaked Ladies.

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One Unit Run Club
Aug
13
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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 Saturdays in C-Square
Aug
11
1:00 PM13:00

Saturdays in C-Square

C-Square (7th Ave & 4th St SE)

The National Music Centre (NMC)’s annual summer music series will return to East Village’s C-Square starting this August with a diverse lineup of local Calgary talent. These free, family-friendly performances run each Saturday (weather permitting) from August 11 to September 8, 2018 (except Sept 1).

Saturdays in C-Square performers:
August 11  –  Rock in the Square: Kaley Kinjo & The Blatant Duo
August 18  –  Classical in the Square: Rocky Mountain Chamber Ensemble
August 25  –  Pride in the Square: Family dance party with RIEL and friends
September 8  –  Jazz in the Square: Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble  

Saturdays in C-Square is the perfect complement to a stop at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre. Following an afternoon of musical discovery, tour five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada and rock out with interactive activities.

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East Village Junction
Aug
10
to Aug 12

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: Wilk's Booth, Korean Bros
Saturday: Korean Bros
Sunday: Korean Bros

Friday, August 10, 12-8PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Designer Retail featuring Tobi Davis Eagle Speaker
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 3:00-6:00 : Rainforest Happy Hour
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Abbie Thurgood, What The Moon Saw (Kansas Hatherly & Marina Gray), and Heidi Shanklies
• 6:00-8:00 : Eau Claire Oil & Vinegar Bar Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, August 11, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Designer Retail featuring Tobi Davis Eagle Speaker
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : ATB Meets AI - Platform Innovation Studio Takeover
• 3:00-6:00 : Secret Music Show — Sofar Sounds Calgary

Sunday, August 12, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Designer Retail featuring Tobi Davis Eagle Speaker
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)
• 12:00-1:00 : She[Empowers] Noontime Knowledge Series ft. Ana Lokotkova
• 1:00-3:00 : The Painted Bottle Artist Meet & Greet: Portia Yip
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village ft. Tanner James

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One Unit Run Club
Aug
6
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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East Village Junction
Aug
3
to Aug 6

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: Savino's Pizzeria and El Que Chivo
Saturday: Tasca Piccante and Flavours on Ice
Sunday: Take It And Go and Tasca Piccante
Monday: El Que Chivo and Tasca Piccante

Friday, August 3, 12-8PM
• All Day : Parkshop Warehouse + Stylist Closet Sale
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Tea House x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 3:00-6:00PM : Rainforest Happy Hour
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Jesse Shire (Rosalind) & Laura Hickli (Time Boy)

Saturday, August 4, 10-6PM
• All Day : Parkshop Warehouse + Stylist Closet Sale
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : Platform Innovation Party – Beakerhead & STEM Learning Lab takeover
• 3:00-6:00 : R&B Function brought to you by 10 at 10

Sunday, August 5, 10-6PM
• All Day : Parkshop Warehouse + Stylist Closet Sale
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)
• 11:00-2:30 : Heritage Weavers & Spinner Guild: From Fleece to Fiber (weaving, spinning and fiber arts demonstration)
• 3:30-5:30 : Matinée on the Malecon

Monday, August 6, 10-6PM
• All Day : Parkshop Warehouse + Stylist Closet Sale

Good Vibes Mondays: Dog Days of Summer

All Day: Puppy Pool Party, Dog Days of Summer Giveaway, Puparazzi Selfie Station, Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society - AARCS Booth
10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK, followed by dog and human treats at the EV ConneXion Pod
1:00-2:00 : Urban Agility Demo with Cultured Canines
2:00-3:00 : Ask the Trainer with Cultured Canines
3:00-4:00 : Urban Agility Demo with Cultured Canines
4:00-6:00 : Puppy Caricatures with Rob Milton Creations

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Community Mobile Market
Jul
30
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

5th Street Square

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at 5th Street Square to service residents of East Village.

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One Unit Run Club
Jul
30
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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Barre @ EV Experience Centre
Jul
30
12:00 PM12:00

Barre @ EV Experience Centre

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Join Barre Body Studio on the last Monday of each month (until Sept 24) for a free Barre Body Fit class!

Barre Body Fit is a 60 minute total body workout that fuses elements of Pilates, yoga, strength and cardio conditioning. You’ll experience small isometric movements to work the body's stabilizer muscles for a great burn from start to finish. The class is low impact and a good fit for all fitness levels. Expect to build long lean muscles, develop great posture, and a strong core. Don’t forget to bring a mat and water!

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East Village Junction
Jul
27
to Jul 29

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: Wilk’s Booth, Sal's Flatbread
Saturday: Korean Bros, Sal's Flatbread
Sunday: Stuff’d YYC, Sal's Flatbread

Friday, July 27, 12-8PM
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• All Day : Free Sock Friday at Pony Friday
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 3:00-6:00 : Rainforest Casual Friday
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Bella White and Carter Felker

Saturday, July 28, 10-6PM
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-2:00 : Music with Tory Rosso presented by Platform Innovation Studio
• 2:00-4:00 : Live Painting with Day1cfc
• 3:00-6:00 : Clinic Sport & Health Opening Week Mobility Challenge

Sunday, July 29, 10-6PM
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)
• 12:00-2:00 : Free caricatures by Rob Milton Creations
• 2:00-3:00 : Bernard Callebaut vs Mystery Brand Chocolate Tasting
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village ft. Spencer Jo

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Inspired to Ride - Film Screening
Jul
26
7:00 PM19:00

Inspired to Ride - Film Screening

St. Louis Hotel (430 8 Ave SE)

Join East Village residents Brett Bergie and Beatrice Aucoin at the historic St. Louis Hotel for a public screening of INSPIRED TO RIDE in support of Brett's Ride to Conquer Cancer. There is no door charge; however, this event is a fundraiser for the Alberta Cancer Foundation. $2 beers are being provided by The Brewer's Apprentice, with 100% of the proceeds going to Brett's Ride to Conquer Cancer.

INSPIRED TO RIDE follows a handful of cyclists as they race unsupported in the inaugural year of The Trans Am Bike Race. As they battle lack of sleep, injuries, and spirited competition, INSPIRED TO RIDE takes you on an invigorating road trip — amidst the jaw-dropping beauty of the TransAmerica Trail with its varied landscapes, intriguing locals, and found stories which dot this path of discovery.

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Prelude: INSPIRED TO RIDE Ride
Jul
26
6:00 PM18:00

Prelude: INSPIRED TO RIDE Ride

George C. King Bridge (south side)

Before the public screening of INSPIRED TO RIDE at the St. Louis Hotel, join East Village resident Brett Bergie for a 10-km bike ride in tribute to the men and women who have conquered the Trans-America Bicycle Race, now in its fifth iteration.

The bike ride will go along the Bow River on the north bank, cross the Peace Bridge, and then return to East Village along the 7th Street/8th Avenue/5th Street/12th Avenue cycle tracks. We will arrive at the St. Louis Hotel in time to catch the screening of INSPIRED TO RIDE at 7PM.

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+CONTEXT Design Lectures
Jul
26
5:30 PM17:30

+CONTEXT Design Lectures

Studio Bell (850 4 St SE)

+ CONTEXT introduces the local works of architects and artists through the lens of their larger bodies of work, encouraging Calgarians to engage with design in their city, province and beyond. For the first lecture in the series, James Cutler will present his firm’s residential work across North America. Five-dollar tickets available on Eventbrite.

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Community Mobile Market
Jul
23
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

5th Street Square

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at 5th Street Square to service residents of East Village.

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One Unit Run Club
Jul
23
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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East Village Junction
Jul
20
to Jul 22

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
July 20 – Wilk's Booth, Zilford's Fried Chickem
July 21 – Strada Cucina, Korean Bros
July 22 – Strada Cucina, Stuff'd YYC

Friday, July 20, 12-8PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC (see class description below)
• 3:00-6:00PM : Rainforest Casual Friday
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Wyatt C. Louis and Jeremy Gignoux

Saturday, July 21, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : Sustainable Startups with Budfunding, a Platform Innovation Studio Takeover
• 2:30-3:00 : Plog though East Village, guided by Budfunding
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village ft. Sean Hamilton

Sunday, July 22, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)
• 3:30-5:30 : Swing Dancing with Deanne Matley Trio and Top Cat Swing

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Community Mobile Market
Jul
16
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

5th Street Square

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at 5th Street Square to service residents of East Village.

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One Unit Run Club
Jul
16
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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East Village Junction
Jul
13
to Jul 15

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
July 13 – Korean Bros, Strada Cucina
July 14 – Korean Bros, Bannock Tea & Grill
July 15 – Korean Bros, Bannock Tea & Grill

Friday, July 13, 12-8PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 2:00-4:00PM : Pony Friday Birthday Party
• 3:00-6:00PM : Rainforest Casual Friday
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Krystle McGrath and Colton O'Reilly

Saturday, July 14, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : Hacker Hours: Community Building with Platform Innovation Studio
• 3:00-6:00 : R&B Function brought to you by 10 at 10

Sunday, July 15, 10-6PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows
• 10:30-11:30 : Urban BARK Meet-Up with BARK YYC (45-60 min dog walk)
• 1:00-3:00 : Singer-songwriter Karissa Schmidt presented by The Painted Bottle
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village ft. Tanner James

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Stampede Tasting: Beer & Breaky
Jul
12
11:00 AM11:00

Stampede Tasting: Beer & Breaky

The Brewer's Apprentice (448 8 Avenue SE)

East Village neighbours Sidewalk Citizen Bakery and The Brewer's Apprentice have collaborated to pair several delicious breakfast creations with eight Stampede inspired beers.

Just a short walk away from the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, you can start your Stampede day with The Brewer's Apprentice and then mosey on down to the grounds to catch the rodeo, enjoy the midway or take in a show.

No pancakes allowed!

Tickets are $35 and available on Eventbrite.

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$10 Date Night at Studio Bell presented by East Village
Jul
10
5:00 PM17:00

$10 Date Night at Studio Bell presented by East Village

Studio Bell (850 4 St SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to offer extended hours and discounted rates for visitors to Studio Bell every second Tuesday of the month throughout the summer.

Grab your pal or partner and enjoy a special $10 admission per person from 5 pm to 8 pm on June 12, July 10 and August 14.

Studio Bell is the perfect Tuesday date night destination. Explore five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada. Check out interactive activities–rock the guitar, mix a track or sing a tune in a sound booth. Visitors can also delve into memorabilia from three Canadian Music Halls of Fame, and new temporary exhibitions celebrating iconic Canadians, including the Barenaked Ladies.

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Community Mobile Market
Jul
9
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

5th Street Square

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary.  This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at 5th Street Square to service residents of East Village.

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One Unit Run Club
Jul
9
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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East Village Junction
Jul
6
to Jul 8

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
July 6 – Korean Bros and Stuff'd YYC
July 7 – Korean Bros and Viet 2 Go
July 8 – Korean Bros

Friday, July 6, 12-8PM
• All Day : Stylist Closet & PARKSHOP Warehouse Sale
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC (see class description below)
• 5:00-7:00 : East Village Neighbourhood Association Meet & Greet
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams ft. Hole in the Hollow and Steel & Timber

Saturday, July 7, 10-6PM
• All Day : Stylist Closet & PARKSHOP Warehouse Sale
• 10:30-12:30 : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : Hacker Hours: Co-design Session, a Platform Innovation Studio Takeover
• 3:00-6:00 : EV Junction R&B Function, presented by 10 at 10

Sunday, July 8, 10-6PM
• All Day : Stylist Closet & PARKSHOP Warehouse Sale
• 10:30-11:30 : Puppy Pancake Breakfast with BARK
• 3:00-6:00 : Matinee on the Malecon (salsa lesson) by Free Spirit Dance and Studio Creole

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Community Mobile Market
Jul
2
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

5th Street Square

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary.  This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at 5th Street Square to service residents of East Village.

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One Unit Run Club
Jul
2
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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Canada Day in East Village
Jul
1
10:00 AM10:00

Canada Day in East Village

Put on your red and white outfit, and come join us in East Village on July 1 for Canada Day festivities!

9AM - 4PM : Canada Day at Fort Calgary

  • Free Fort Calgary scones for the first 1,000 guests

  • Live music

  • Kid’s crafts, circus performers, theatre games

  • Fort Calgary artifact tent

10AM - 5PM : East Village Street Fair, hosted by the EV Neighbourhood Association

  • Vendors & food trucks

  • Children’s Area with balloon animals (10AM-3PM)

  • Live Broadcast by REDFM (12PM-4PM)

  • Live Music with Los Majes and Rick Poltaruk (11AM-4PM)

10AM - 5PM : Canada Day at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre

  • Explore Canada’s rich musical history though five floors of exhibitions, and enjoy live tunes, pop-up activities. Free admission all day, courtesy of Bell.

  • King Eddy hosts Canadian Lumberjack Party ($10 ticket)

10AM - 6PM : East Village Junction, featuring Canada Day Stage performances

  • Performances by: Christina Colyn, Carter Felker, Northern Beauties, Steel & Timber, Holly Blazina Flamenco Ensemble, Lucky Sonne.

11AM - 5PM : Sunday Funday on #StPatricksIsland (at the Rise)

  • Outdoor games (giant Jenga, Connect 4 and Bananagrams, ladder golf, and many more!)

  • Acoustic performance by Jess Smith from 1-3PM

  • Canada Day on #StPatrickIsland Photo Booth

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East Village Junction
Jun
29
to Jul 2

East Village Junction

East Village Junction (439 8 Ave SE)

East Village Junction – EV’s liveliest lot – is an innovative shipping container shopping hub that’s part outdoor retail hive, part event spot, and really big part community gathering space.

Food Trucks:
Friday: Sticky Ricky’s, Family Dogs
Saturday: Scoop n Roll
Sunday: Sticky Ricky’s, Viet 2 Go

Friday, June 29, 12-8PM
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• All Day: Free Sock Friday brought to you by Pony Friday
• Noon : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class with Live YYC
• 1:30-3:30 : Clint Marko, musical performance brought to you by Eau Claire Oil & Vinegar Bar
• 5:00-7:30 : BassBus Junction Jams feat. Lighter Than Arrows and Craig Aikman (of Northern Beauties & Zoo Lion)

Saturday, June 30, 10-6PM
• 10:30AM-12:30PM : Calgary Public Library storytime & activities for youth and families
• 1:00-3:00 : Sustainability Startups with Budfunding, a Platform Innovation Studio Takeover
• 1:00-3:00 : Beading Project with Angel Aubichon from Indi City, in the Otahpiaaki container
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village: Mason Jenkins

Sunday, July 1, 10-6PM (Canada Day at EV Junction)
• 10:30-11:30AM : Urban BARK Meet-Up (45-60 minute dog walk)
• 11:00 - 11:45 – Christina Colyn
• 12:15 - 1:00 – Holly Blazina
• 1:30 - 2:15 – Northern Beauties
• 2:45 - 3:30 – Lucky Sonne
• 4:00 - 4:45 – Carter Felker
•5:15 - 6:00 – Steel and Timber

Monday, July 2, 10-6PM
• All Day : Good Vibes Mondays – Cycle-Paths Unite
• First 100 people to arrive by bicycle to EVJ receive either a bike light or bike bell
• 11:00 and 2:00 : Historical Bike Tour, join Adam on a free 90 minute historic bike tour
• 1:00 and 4:00 : Rath Bicycle hosts Bicycle Maintenance & Cleaning 101

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Community Mobile Market
Jun
25
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

5th Street Square

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary.  This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

On Monday, June 25th, the Community Mobile Market truck will be set up at 5th Street Square to service residents of East Village.

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Barre @ EV Experience Centre
Jun
25
12:00 PM12:00

Barre @ EV Experience Centre

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Join Barre Body Studio on the last Monday of each month (until Sept 24) for a free Barre Body Fit class!

Barre Body Fit is a 60 minute total body workout that fuses elements of Pilates, yoga, strength and cardio conditioning. You’ll experience small isometric movements to work the body's stabilizer muscles for a great burn from start to finish. The class is low impact and a good fit for all fitness levels. Expect to build long lean muscles, develop great posture, and a strong core. Don’t forget to bring a mat and water!

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