Beakerhead 2017

Sep, Wednesday 13

05:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Various Locations

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Beakerhead 2017

Mark your calendars for September 13-17, 2017 when Beakerhead erupts in Calgary!

Beakerhead is an annual program that brings together the arts, sciences, and engineering sectors to build, engage, compete, and exhibit interactive works of art, engineered creativity and entertainment.

Year-round programming and community-connecting culminates in a five-day citywide spectacle consisting over over 60 events centred around delightfully bizarre engineered installations and artworks.

From citywide, pop-up engineered art galleries and flame-spitting, larger-than-life public art encounters to the entertaining science of … everything, there’s something for everyone!

While the streets erupt with free cultural experiments, there are exquisite ticketed food experiences, shows, performances and workshops to take in.

Those seeking to be the first to experience the latest and greatest will love getting up close and personal with the world’s famous and soon-to-be-famous artists, scientists, engineers and social entrepreneurs.

And, get this. Beakerhead says, “Yes, please touch the art!”

For a list of the events happening downtown, visit the blog post "Be a Beakerhead downtown": http://www.getdown.ca/2017/08/29/be-a-beakerhead-downtown/
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Stage & Screen

Sisters: The Belles Soeurs Musical

November 2, 2017

In 1960s Montreal, Germaine Lauzon, a working-class housewife, has just won the jackpot – one millio... Read More

220 9th Ave SE Calgary, AB T2G 5C4

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Stage & Screen

Globe Cinema Listings and Showtimes

November 2, 2017

“Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House” Rated: PG Fri Eve 7:00 Sat & Tues Eve 9:10 ... Read More

Globe Cinema - 617 8 Avenue SW

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Festivals & Fanfare

Strong and Free

November 2, 2017

Stand Strong and Free as you strike your best superhero pose with Bankers Hall in celebration of Can... Read More

05:00 pm - 05:00 pm

+15 North Bridge, Bankers Hall

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Art & Galleries

Autumn Colour; solo exhibition by William Duma

November 2, 2017

Opening reception: Saturday October 28th from 2-5PM: Live jazz and artist in attendance. Discover a... Read More

05:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Wallace Galleries - 500 5th Ave SW, Calgary

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Art & Galleries

Northern Stars and Eyes on the Arctic

November 2, 2017

The US Consulate General, Calgary is pleased to partner with the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre on ... Read More

05:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Calgary TELUS Convention Centre 120 9th Avenue SE

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Sounds & Vibrations

Deanne Matley Duo: Jazz & Bubbles at Untitled Champagne Lounge

November 2, 2017

Jazz & Bubbles Thursday Nights Tufted leather sofas and a full-length vintage bar inhabit a dark ... Read More

08:00 pm - 08:00 am

Untitled Champagne Lounge - 104 620 8th Ave SW

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Stage & Screen

Sansei: The Storyteller

November 2, 2017

“If the Japanese Internment didn’t happen, I wouldn’t be alive today.” Sansei: The Storyteller g... Read More

08:00 pm - 09:30 pm

Motel Theatre - 225 8 Ave SE

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Sounds & Vibrations

Corb Lund in Concert

November 2, 2017

With a Juno and countless Canadian music awards to his name, one of Canada’s most decorated and prol... Read More

08:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Jack Singer Concert Hall - 205 8 Ave SE

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Lecture & Education

Emotionally Intelligent Leader

November 2, 2017

Learn and practice EI concepts, frameworks and tools to develop your emotional leadership practices.... Read More

08:30 am - 04:30 pm

University of Calgary Downtown Campus 906 8Ave SW Calgary AB T2P 1H9

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Stage & Screen

Flight Risk

November 2, 2017

ONE MAN'S HEROIC JOURNEY TO FIND PEACE. Hank Dunfield is on the verge of his 100th birthday. Sar... Read More

12:00 pm - 01:00 pm

160 115 9 Ave SE

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Sports & Outdoor

Yoga at The Grand

November 2, 2017

2017 Yoga at The Grand Come move, breathe and explore the balance of effort and ease in your body. ... Read More

12:15 pm - 01:15 pm

Theatre Junction Grand

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Festivals & Fanfare

New Year's Eve Celebration 2018 - Outdoor Celebration

December 31, 2017

Bundle up for the weather and join the party outside at Olympic Plaza. Good Earth will give away... Read More

07:00 pm - 07:00 am

Olympic Plaza - 228 8 Ave SE

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Festivals & Fanfare

New Year's Eve Celebration 2018 - Family Dance party

December 31, 2017

The Municipal Building will become party central with music, entertainment, and a glow-in-the-dark r... Read More

07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

City Hall, Calgary Municipal Building - 800 MacLeod Tr. S.W

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Festivals & Fanfare

High Performance Rodeo 2018

January 3, 2018

The High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts, is an annual festival that... Read More

05:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Various Downtown Locations

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