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Come to Calgary Just for the FUN of It!

Posted by Ryan MacDonald on Friday, March 9th, 2012 at 4:56pm.

Calgary residents know that there's no place like home(town) for fun and excitement. Here's a look at the festivities occurring in and around our great city during the upcoming week:

Calgary Home TeamOn Saturday, March 10, why not enjoy an annual opportunity to experience new works at participating restaurants in the heart of the city. The Big Taste is an “11-day fling of culinary temptations,” and it ends on the 12th. Book directly with restaurants in this directory. Please indicate that you are a Big Taste patron at time of booking.

Spend a relaxing Sunday on March 11 at the Glenbow Museum (130 9th Ave. SE) with Inscapes. As part of Glenbow's ongoing From Our Collections series, they present a selection of contemporary art from the Glenbow collection exploring the idea of interior and imagined landscapes.

Monday, March 12 from 7-9pm, enjoy National Geographic Live! Annie Griffiths at the Epcor Centre. Experience the life of a National Geographic photographer—and meet a true pioneer who figured out how to balance work and family. One of the Society’s first female photographers, Annie Griffiths has worked on every continent except Antarctica, while raising two children. Go to for more information.

Come out on Tuesday, March 13 to see the Calgary Flames battle on the ice against the San Jose Sharks. The game takes begins at 7pm at the Scotiabanks Saddledome don't miss it! Visit for more information.

On Wednesday, March 14, come to The Cellar from 7-9pm for the Almost the Ides of March Italian Tasting. Explore a wide range of Italian wines from Alto Adige to Puglia and Brunello to Zibibbo. Caesar came, he saw, he conquered. Will you? To book seats, call (403) 503-0730 or e-mail Please note that all $70 tickets are nonrefundable and may not be returned for exchange.

Want to learn more about branding? On Thursday, March 15 from 5:30-7:30pm, join Kara Claypool of Jugo Juice for Young Women of Influence Present Branding Basics. With Claypool's passion, Jugo Juice increased its sales by 138% and opened 80 new stores in just five years. She shares her tips on building brands – and businesses – that stand apart. The evening will be accompanied by complimentary wine & hors d’oeuvres, some great door prizes from our sponsors, and each guest will receive a gift bag! Visit for more information.

Calgary Home TeamIf you enjoy classical music, mark your calendar for Friday, March 16. Plan to attend Nocturne at the Epcor Centre. You're sure to delight in the “music of the night” in this concert of nocturnal classics. Canadian pianist David Jalbert performs Mozart’s darkly dramatic D-Minor concerto. Transfigured Night, a romantic piece by the young Schoenberg, is one of the most moving evocations of nighttime ever penned. Go to for complete details.

Do you know of a future event taking place in Calgary? Leave your comments below! After you've enjoyed yourself, come back and tell us how our listings helped YOU find fun and excitement right here in Calgary.

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