Northern Reflections Window Exhibition
Nov
13
to Dec 31

Northern Reflections Window Exhibition

Looking for an outdoor activity the whole family can enjoy? Go on a scavenger hunt to discover the magical window scenes in East Village! The Northern Reflections Winter Window Exhibition by Buds of Buds transforms city streets into an interactive urban gallery through an Augmented Reality (AR) app, Augle, that brings the painted windows to life.

See a map of all 11 window locations in Calgary at budsofbuds.com

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#evKissmas
Dec
1
to Dec 31

#evKissmas

Want to share a smooch with someone special this holiday season? Take a walk through East Village – you'll find mistletoe popping up in surprise spots all around the neighbourhood!

Post a photo of yourself and a loved one (dog, BFF, mom, S/O) under the mistletoe with the hashtag #evKissmas, and we’ll share our favourites on social media!

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Community Mobile Marker
Dec
12
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Marker

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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She[EMPOWERS] Christmas Market
Dec
14
to Dec 16

She[EMPOWERS] Christmas Market

St. Louis Hotel (430 8 Ave SE)

Shop from and support the female entrepreneurs in this city at the She[EMPOWERS] Christmas Market from December 14-16.

This market features local goods, live performances by up-and-coming female performers, and free workshops with topics ranging from sustainable fashion to holiday sleep routines for your children to jewelry-making.

This market is free to attend, and donations to the Mustard Seed will be accepted at the door. Register in advance to get exclusive discounts and coupons for the event and surrounding businesses.

  • Charbar will offer all registered participants a free chef's gift with orders

  • Café Rosso will offer all registered participants 20% off food, drink, and whole bean coffee bags

Workshop Schedule (so far):

Friday:

  • 4 PM: Make a meaningful gift with Alora Boutique

  • 6 PM: Self Care for the Holidays with Stresscase

Saturday:

  • Noon: Curating a Sustainable Wardrobe with Ally Tran

  • 2 PM: 3 steps to Building a 6 figure Business Jenny Paul

  • 4 PM: Marketing as a Woman Workshop with Judy Yu

Sunday:

  • Noon: Balance the Holidays and Your Family's Sleep with Alison McAdam

  • 2 PM: Parenting 101: Staying Safe Over the Holidays!

Make sure to register for workshops in advance as space is limited.

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Sundays with Santa
Dec
16
12:00 PM12:00

Sundays with Santa

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Grab your Christmas wish list and head over to the East Village Experience Centre for Sundays with Santa from noon to 1PM. Visit with the big guy and take a photo at the Christmas display before checking out the Northern Reflections Window Exhibition outside. You can warm up by the AR fire at one window, and write down a note for Santa on the other! The EV Urban Ambassadors might even have some milk and cookies on hand.

Sundays with Santa are December 2nd, 9th, and 16th.

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One Unit Run Club
Dec
17
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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Community Mobile Market
Dec
19
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Dec
10
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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Sundays with Santa
Dec
9
12:00 PM12:00

Sundays with Santa

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Grab your Christmas wish list and head over to the East Village Experience Centre for Sundays with Santa from noon to 1PM. Visit with the big guy and take a photo at the Christmas display before checking out the Northern Reflections Window Exhibition outside. You can warm up by the AR fire at one window, and write down a note for Santa on the other! The EV Urban Ambassadors might even have some milk and cookies on hand.

Sundays with Santa are December 2nd, 9th, and 16th.

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Community Mobile Market
Dec
5
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Dec
3
11:00 AM11:00

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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Sundays with Santa
Dec
2
12:00 PM12:00

Sundays with Santa

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Grab your Christmas wish list and head over to the East Village Experience Centre for Sundays with Santa from noon to 1PM. Visit with the big guy and take a photo at the Christmas display before checking out the Northern Reflections Window Exhibition outside. You can warm up by the AR fire at one window, and write down a note for Santa on the other! The EV Urban Ambassadors might even have some milk and cookies on hand.

Sundays with Santa are December 2nd, 9th, and 16th. Everyone is welcome to attend – including pups!

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Light Up The Square!
Dec
1
3:00 PM15:00

Light Up The Square!

5th Street Square

Meet up with your neighbours on December 1st to celebrate the annual community tree lighting at 5th Street Square. Chat or sing carols with your EV friends as you take a ride on a horse-drawn wagon through the streets and pathways of East Village. With carolers, cookies and a visitor from the North Pole, you'll be in the holiday spirit in no time! Tree lighting will take place at 5:30PM.

This event is family-friendly and free to attend.

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Community Mobile Market
Nov
28
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Nov
26
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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Community Mobile Market
Nov
21
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Nov
19
4:30 PM16:30

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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Collective Goods Pop-Up Shop
Nov
17
3:00 PM15:00

Collective Goods Pop-Up Shop

Rosso Coffee Roasters at National Music Centre (850 4 St SE)

Join Collective Goods for their pop-up shop on Saturday, November 17. Collective Goods is a non-profit organization committed to helping women all over the world gain economic sustainability. This pop-up will be showcasing Collective Goods’ first global artisan partner's jewelry and scarves, which are available for purchase. Come grab a coffee and learn more about conscious consumerism and how to be a part of it.

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Studio Bell After Hours: TONTO Edition
Nov
16
9:00 PM21:00

Studio Bell After Hours: TONTO Edition

Studio Bell (850 4 Street SE)

NMC’s popular late-night series returns with special headlining performances by A Tribe Called Red, Smalltown DJs, and DJ Heather, as well as selections from DJ and Chapel Sound co-founder Nancy Lee and Calgary break-beatsmith MollyFi. Bring your most comfortable dancing shoes as NMC turns down the lights and turns up the tunes. This will not your typical night at the museum.

The night will also include:

  • Pop-up bars and bites

  • Lecture on music and psychedelics

  • Interactives, music experiments and other activities celebrating The Original New Timbral Orchestra (aka TONTO)

  • AEMCON Marketplace, an electronic music culture and industry trade show with over a dozen vendors, on Studio Bell’s main floor

After Hours is a licensed event for those 18 years of age and older. All visitors must provide valid government issued photo ID.

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Community Mobile Market
Nov
14
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Nov
12
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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Community Mobile Market
Nov
7
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Nov
5
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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#LoveYYC - EV Food Truck Buck Giveaway
Nov
3
11:00 AM11:00

#LoveYYC - EV Food Truck Buck Giveaway

East Village - Food Truck Buck Giveaway

Show your love for YYC at the new Central Library Family Fun Weekend! Find our East Village tent on 8th Ave & 4th St SE, where all kinds of festivities will be taking place, including entertainment and 8 food trucks. Post a photo of your #LoveYYC moment to receive a $5 Food Truck Bucks gift certificate.  Available Saturday from 11am – 3pm, while supplies last.

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New Central Library Family Fun Weekend
Nov
3
to Nov 4

New Central Library Family Fun Weekend

800 3 Street SE

On Saturday, November 3, Calgary Transit will be free from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. Starting at 9:00 am on Saturday, enjoy performances outside the Library with a cup of hot chocolate. Explore all the levels of the Library with lots of special activities, including an Indigenous Dance, building tours, Pied Piper Storytimes, and science demonstrations.

Join Calgary Public Library on Sunday for the last day of the Family Fun Weekend, to enjoy outside performances and plenty of fun activities inside, too. From creating community art to writing a letter to the building, along with exploring the new tech spaces and reading nooks, there’s lots to do! And whenever you need a little extra fuel, there are nine food trucks parked on 8 Avenue SE (noon to 5 pm). 

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New Central Library Grand Opening
Nov
1
10:00 AM10:00

New Central Library Grand Opening

800 3 Street SE

Join Calgary Public Library on Thursday, November 1 for the Grand Opening of the New Central Library. At 10:00 am there will be a Doors Opening ceremony, followed by a full day of celebration with free programming, some surprises, and guided tours of the building.

Opening Family Weekend continues Saturday, November 3, and Sunday, November 4, with fun, free, family programming. Enjoy live music, crafts, performances, tours, and much more!

This family destination and gathering place was designed to be a landmark structure, built to inspire Calgarians for the next 100 years. Head inside the striking 240,000-square-foot building to find something for everyone. Features include a physical collection of about 450,000 items, the TD Great Reading Room, special programs and spaces for children and teens, a Performance Hall, more than 30 free and bookable meeting spaces, technology and innovation areas, public art, Indigenous Placemaking, and much more.

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Community Mobile Market
Oct
31
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

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 Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Oct
29
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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One Unit Run Club
Oct
25
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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Community Mobile Market
Oct
24
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

Carya East Building (428 9 Ave SE)

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 the Carya East building (just west of the King Eddy) to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Oct
22
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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EV Dog Park Grand Opening (new date)
Oct
20
1:00 PM13:00

EV Dog Park Grand Opening (new date)

There's a new hot spot in the 'hood for East Village's four-legged residents! The EV Dog Park (located next to the community garden and playground) is opening for business so dogs can do their business.

Join us on October 20th to celebrate – there will be free BARK biscuits for the pooches, and hot chocolate and treats for the humans. Don’t miss out on a Cultured Canines' Dog Park Etiquette workshop, running twice at 1:15pm and 2:15pm.

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Community Mobile Market
Oct
17
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

Carya East Building (428 9 Ave SE)

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 the Carya East building (just west of the King Eddy) to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Oct
15
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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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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Community Mobile Market
Oct
10
7:00 PM19:00

Community Mobile Market

Carya East Building (428 9 Ave SE)

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 the Carya East building (just west of the King Eddy) to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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