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/
8 Events on November 04, 2017 in
Stage & Screen

Sisters: The Belles Soeurs Musical

November 4, 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

The White Cliffs of Dover

November 4, 2017

A Tribute to Winston Churchill & the War Years... Read More

02:00 pm - 03:00 pm

506 4 Street SW

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Festivals & Fanfare

Strong and Free

November 4, 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 4, 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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Sounds & Vibrations

80's & 90's Dance Night

November 4, 2017

On Friday November 3, come ready to dance and enjoy exclusive access to see one of the world’s great... Read More

08:00 pm -

Junction Stage, 628 - 8th Avenue SW

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Lecture & Education

Emotionally Intelligent Leader

November 4, 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 4, 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 4, 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

Strong and Free

October 18, 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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Festivals & Fanfare

Strong and Free

October 19, 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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Festivals & Fanfare

Strong and Free

October 20, 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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