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Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 11:09am. 1680 Views, 0 Comments.
While it’s not quite gardening season yet, it’s certainly the time to start thinking about it, and the Calgary Home + Garden Show is the perfect place to get started! The show – which features all things gardening, renovating, home products and services, and more – is coming to the BMO Centre from February 28th to March 3rd, 2013.
Along with an impressive lineup of exhibitors, there will be numerous celebrity guests gracing the show, including:
Bryan Baeumler, from TV’s “Disaster DIY”
Paul Lafrance from HGTV Canada’s “Decked Out” and “Deck Wars”
Rosalyn Lazaruk from Wicket Blue Interiors
Alykhan Velji from CityTv’s “My Rona Home”
Here’s what you need to know:
Tickets: $15 at the door for adults
Dates and hours: Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st –…
Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 7:47pm. 1072 Views, 0 Comments.
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, isn’t it? It’s not even winter yet, but all of this fluffy snow makes it seem like the holidays are just around the corner. Come November 16-18, and 23-25, the holiday will be much more than a feeling; thanks to the Spruce Meadows Christmas Market.
This annual six-day sale features 200 vendors, including hand-crafted gifts, art, clothing and accessories, jewelry, and more. There’s also live music, animals, dancing, and great food – you know, to balance out all that shopping!
Here are the Market details:
- DATES November 16-18, 23-25
- HOURS Friday: 10am-8pm, Saturday: 10am-7pm, Sunday: 10am-5pm
- PRICES General tickets: $10, Multi-Day Pass: $20, Seniors (65+): free, Children (12 and Under): free, Shuttle &…
Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 11:46am. 979 Views, 0 Comments.
That time of year is here again, and the Calgary Home + Design Show is just around the corner! The show, which takes place at the BMO Centre from September 20-23, 2012, highlights the best in décor and design including: appliances, lighting, windows, flooring, art, and renovations. Click here to see a full exhibitor list.
Image: Calgary Home + Design Show
The main stage, put on by HGTV and Trail Appliances will have an assortment of the industry’s “hottest insiders” including: Alykhan Velji, Rosalyn Lazaruk, Maria Killam, Bob the Builder, Janette Ewen, Bruce from Remodel IT TV, Janet Mah, and Joanne Dafoe.
Want to check out this year’s show? It’s open from 4PM to 9PM on Thursday, September 20, 12PM to 9PM on Friday, September 21, 10AM to 9PM on…
Friday, July 6th, 2012 at 1:38pm. 714 Views, 3 Comments.
It’s time for the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth: the Calgary Stampede! Ten days of fun, food, rides, and so much more are upon us, so let’s make the most of it, without breaking the bank.
Here are 6 ways to save money at the Calgary Stampede:
1. Check for coupons and savings: There are a couple different ways to save on your admission to the Calgary Stampede. 1) Head to Mac’s and pick up two Stampede admissions for $25, and receive any two 591ml Coca-Cola products for free! And 2) pick up a 12-pack of participating coke products, and use the coupon on the box for a free kid’s admission.
2. Bring your own food: of course the food is part of the reason to go to the Stampede… corn dogs, mini doughnuts, fried – well, fried anything! But…
Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 7:51am. 770 Views, 0 Comments.
The Calgary Home & Garden Show is coming up next weekend (February 23-26 at the BMO Centre and Corral), and we’re going to be there!
Image: Calgary Home & Garden Show
We’ll be showcasing our search tools that allow you to find out all about the Calgary real estate market, and find the right home for you – in your ideal style, in your ideal neighborhood. Plus, you can personally ask us any questions you may have regarding the current market and buying or selling a home.
This year’s show boasts over 650 exhibitors to help and inspire you with all of your home and garden needs; including HGTV and the Food Network’s Bryan Baeumler and Corbin Tomaszeski. For a full list of the show’s special guests, click here.
Leading up to the show, we’ll be giving away…
Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 at 9:59am. 838 Views, 0 Comments.
Everyone loves October. What’s not to love? It’s beautiful outside, we get to spend time with our family and friends (not to mention eat delicious food!) during Thanksgiving, and now, with Halloween on its way, we’re all starting to get in the festive spirit.
On top of that, it seems like there is so much to do in and around Calgary! This month has been full of exciting events (like the Calgary International Film Festival, Calgary Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival, and Wordfest!), and there is still a ton to do and see before the month’s end.
Here are three places you should visit before November arrives:
1. The Calgary Corn Maze: Its last day of operation is the 23rd, so go soon! Spend the day navigating the corn maze,…
Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 10:33am. 731 Views, 0 Comments.
Not sure what to do for Canada Day? Don’t worry; there is no shortage of events going on all around the city.
Photo: CTV Calgary
Here are the main attractions:
Celebrating Canada’s 144th Birthday
Where: Prince’s Island Park
When: 12:00pm to 6:00pm
What: Entertainment on three stages, games, food, crafts, and vendors
Website: City of Calgary
Olympic Plaza Celebrations & Fireworks
Where: Olympic Plaza
When: 7:00pm to midnight, Fireworks 10:45 to 11:00pm
What: Live music, food, fireworks
Website: City of Calgary
Prairie Winds Park BBQ
Where: Prairie Winds Park
What: BBQ, child-friendly activities
Website: Omni Alberta
East Village Street Fair
Where: The East Village – 8th Avenue SE
When: 9:00am to 4:00pm
What: local artisans' wares, music buskers, cultural…
Friday, May 13th, 2011 at 11:27am. 690 Views, 0 Comments.
The sunny skies we’ve been seeing this week bring on a hint of what’s to come in the next few months: summertime in Calgary! After such a long winter, we’re all gearing up for the upcoming season: soaking in as much sunshine as possible (often too much), barbequing anything that will fit on the grill, and taking relaxing walks along thy city’s many paths and trails. What so many Calgarians really look forward to, however, is festival season.
Photo Credit: Calgary Stampede
Here’s a list of some of the best upcoming outdoor festivals in Calgary – which one are you looking forward to the most? Click on the festival names for more information!
The Lilac Festival at 4th Street
When: May 29th
What: This annual festival takes place on 4th Street between 12th…
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