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.


Downtown Calgary's Summer Stage has lunchtime concerts on Stephen Avenue all summer long. Located outside of the Telus Convention Centre, these shows happen every day except Sundays. More details coming soon. 

See musical events on our calendar.

Come downtown to experience a wide variety of buskers and outdoor music festivals. A few of the festivals to look forward to are the Sled Island Music Festival (June), Calgary International Folk Festival (July), Calgary International Blues Festival (August).

Downtown Calgary also has an eclectic variety of venues for live music from Jazz, live bands in the basement of the Palomino to a variety of events at the multi-functional venue, The Palace Theatre. You can also catch the occasional rock show at the Royal Canadian Legion, or if classical is more your style be sure to visit the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra.