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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: Sal's Flatbread & Sticky Ricky's
Sunday: Crooked Crepe

Friday, August 17, 12-8PM
• All Day : Otahpiaaki Teaching Pillows (see details below)
• All Day : Tea Garden presented by Two Penny x Sugarwater Bar
• 12:00-1:00PM : Free 'Flow Into Fit' class (see class description below)
• 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 (see details below)
• 3:30-5:30 : Voices in the Village ft. Souls in Rhythm

Otahpiaaki is asking EV Junction Patrons to help them create 200 pillows for guests attending their fashion showcases in November. It is customary in Blackfoot Culture to give a guests a gift. So when you create a pillow and sign your name, that pillow will be gifted to someone at the showcase. If you attend the showcase in November you will be gifted a pillow from someone else. 

Flow into Fit is a one-hour class that blends yoga and conditioning exercises, including movement & mindfulness, cardiovascular conditioning, and strength building postures. All levels welcome. Please bring a yoga mat and sneakers. 

Come explore the art of acrylic paint with Amela Rizvanovic, a local Calgary artist. She will take you through beginner techniques while you follow along with your very own painting!

Later Event: August 18
Saturdays in C-Square