Downtown Calgary is Soundtown Calgary. All summer, you’ll be up to your ears in non-stop music. Find your sound booming at festivals, lounging on patios and playing everywhere you’re looking for a good time.
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Stephen Avenue Walk Summer Stage
We feature entertainment Tuesdays through Saturdays at Noon on Stephen Avenue. Bring your lunch for these FREE noon hour performance from bands, dance troupes, DJs and even comedians! (Weather Dependent)
Downtown is Calgary's home for festivals! Olympic Plaza and Prince's Island Park are just a few places where you can enjoy world class entertainment!
Live on Stephen Avenue
From the ethereal strings and brassy horns of the orchestra, to the booming beats of the latest DJs and everything in between. Downtown Calgary has music covered.
Bring the family to cool off in the Eau Claire splash park, play on the Devonian Gardens indoor playground, or take part in the Glenbow's children's programming.
Downtown Calgary POW! Parade of Wonders - April 28th 2017
The POW! Parade of Wonders is Western Canada's only Cosplay Parade. The POW! Parade is co-presented by Downtown Calgary and the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo.
Stage & Screen
Downtown is home to Calgary's best theatre as well as two cinemas. You can see the latest blockbuster, an obscure classic, a big budget play, or an experimental one-man show.
art & galleries
Visit the ever changing works at any of Downtown Calgary's many public and private galleries, or see more than 50 works of public art located in the downtown core.