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Holidays on the Avenue

Join us on December 5 - 7 and 13 - 14 for some holiday merryment.  Stroll down Stephen Avenue and enjoy  holiday music, Festive entertainment, then warm by the many fire pits. While you are here grab a bit for our many amazing restaurants and or finish your shoping at our unique  retaitlers. Activities will include: Fire pits along the avenue  Live Music Entertainers throughout the day by the Galleria Trees and by the Calgary Telus Convention Centre Live Stage Performances from local Calgary artists Roaming holiday characters On Friday December 7 & 14 have your picture taken with our holiday characters at a  Photobooth While you are here Put on your best holiday sweater, because Santa has come to town, Downtown that is.

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Downtown Holiday Hours

Need a last minute gift or an outfit for a party? Want to know if your favourite Stephen Avenue shop is open on Boxing Day? Look no further! We've rounded up the holiday hours of some of Downtown Calgary's top retailers in one convenient place.

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Celebrate Christmas Moments

We want to make the holidays downtown a fun and fantastic occasion, bring your kids (or kids at heart) to create some lasting holiday memories with Santa.

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Holiday Happenings

It's more than presents, twinkling lights and carollers. Christmas is a feeling!

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More Holiday Events to Share

Grab someone you love and head downtown. Where else are you going to see Santa & Mrs. Claus out on a date? Or watch Scrooge discover the true reason for the season? There's no better place to share classic Christmas culture or start new holiday traditions.

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