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Alberta films, music and trains: Lots to do this weekend in Calgary

Summer is over — but that doesn't mean you have to hibernate just yet.

Beakerhead, fine art and a wee bit o' drama: How to keep busy this weekend in Calgary

If Beakerhead isn't your thing, don't worry, there's a lot of things going on in the city this weekend.

Produce mega sale, Last Wife, BrazilFest and last night market: What to do in Calgary this weekend

The kids are back at school and we're getting back into a routine, so it might be a good weekend to take in our city's arts and culture scene. The Homestretch's Susan Holzman has rounded up a few options for you.

Calgary roller derby team headed to Sweden for playoffs

The Calgary Roller Derby Association All Stars have a championship title on their minds as they prepare to take on teams from around the world at the Women's Flat Track Derby Association playoffs.
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Why the Stampede is interested in this old hat that could belong to a legendary cowboy

A piece of Calgary Stampede history may be on the auction block. A hat believed to be worn by legendary local cowboy Clem Gardner is listed on eBay by a seller in Muncy, Pennsylvania.

Dragon boats, cocktails & Marda Gras: What to do in Calgary this weekend

After another short week, the weekend is upon us already and our director, Tracy Fuller, has lots of options if you want to get out of the house.

Festivals, music and history: What to do this long weekend in Calgary

We're heading into another warm and sunny long-weekend in Calgary. If you're not heading out of town, you may be looking for a few entertainment ideas to get you out of the house.

Races, garden parties, dog parades and more: What to do this weekend around Calgary

It may be hard to believe, but the final weekend in July is upon us. And if you're still looking for ideas to get you out of the house, and into the heat, our director Tracy Fuller has a few ideas.

Tam-Tams, a film festival and some spitfire: What to do in the Calgary area this weekend

It's another busy weekend for arts and entertainment — and the CBC's Susan Holzman has some great options in and around Calgary.

Stampeding, Cyclepalooza and a princess: What to do this weekend in Calgary

If you're looking for a few ideas to get you and your family out of the house this weekend, our director Tracy Fuller has got you covered.

Stampede, improv and a film festival: What to do in Calgary this weekend

It’s a busy weekend for arts and entertainment in Calgary and CBC's Susan Holzman has some great options for you.

Sled Island, Skateboarding doc and Indigenous celebrations: What to do in Calgary this weekend

The weekend is around the corner and if you're still looking for a few ideas to get you out of the house on your days off, our Tracy Fuller has some events worthy of your attention.

Jazz, sex and a semi-famous turtle: What to do in Calgary this weekend

Well, we've made it past hump day and while there's still one more workday to go, the weekend is within sight. If you haven't had a chance to make plans yet, you're in luck. Tracy Fuller has a handful of suggestions to make your life a little more interesting this weekend.

House Wine: Underwood Pinot Noir

Don't let the can fool you, Homestretch sommelier Laurie MacKay says this medium-bodied red Pinot from Oregon features the classic flavours and aromas of cherry, raspberry and strawberry.

Planets, horror con, and rugby: What to do this weekend in Calgary

The weekend is almost here and you know what that means: it's time to start planning. Our director Tracy Fuller has some picks to get you out of the house.