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What's Happening in Calgary?

Posted by Ryan MacDonald on Friday, March 2nd, 2012 at 12:26pm.

Calgary Home Team - Family of Man StatuesWe know it's hard to believe, but spring officially arrives in just three short weeks! It's time to get out of the house and enjoy some of the great things happening in Calgary during the upcoming week. Here's just a glimpse of all the action:

When you hear Brian Eno's name, you probably think of music, right? Surprise! He's also a cutting-edge artist, creating unique installations that mix sight and sound. On Saturday, March 3, come out to the Glenbow Museum to see Brian Eno: 77 Million Paintings, a constantly evolving sound and imagescape. For details on this exhibit and others, please visit or call 403.268.4110.

Sunday, March 4 is the last day of the Calgary Midwinter Bluesfest. CBMA presents the best in blues workshops, special events and dance parties during the Calgary Midwinter Bluesfest. Get your tickets and more information at

Looking for something unique to do on Monday, March 5? In conjunction with the This is My City Festival, No Cause for Concern is a series of portraits investigating the relationship between photographer, subject and environment. Karen Asher’s photographs focus on people’s interaction with public and private spaces in Winnipeg, depicting a surreal image of the city and it’s inhabitants. Come to the TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary at 815 1 St SW, lower level. For more information, call (403) 261-7702.

Are you a single Calgarian looking for a creative way to meet new people. On Tuesday, March 6, you might want to check out Speed Dating for Calgary Singles with! AtVicious Circle from 7-10pm. Meet 15 singles in one night! Hosted by Canada's premier speed dating company, (as featured on CNN Headline News). This speed dating event is for men and women ages 25-35. Come out for this fabulous night which includes hors d'oeuvres and your chance to meet up to 15 singles. Don't get a match? Come back for free! Sign up for this or other events at:

On Wednesday, March 7, take part in Big Rock Eddies - How to make a Winning Eddie at Big Rock Brewery - 5555 76th ave SE. Big Rock is hosting how to make a winning Eddie, Wednesday night from 6:30pm-8:00pm. Big Rock Eddie experts will discuss what makes a top 18 entry, some of the do’s and don’ts, and of course what’s a trip to Big Rock without a brewery tour and some Big Rock beer. Admission is free, however please email or call 403.720.3239 to reserve your spot.

On Thursday, March 8 from 5:30-7pm, the first Heritage Matters lecture of 2012 will feature Mayor Naheed Nenshi at the Calgary Public Library, Central Branch, 616 Macleod Tr. in the John Dutton Theatre on the +15 level. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. Bring your questions for a stimulating, interactive evening. Visit for more information.

Round out your week on Friday, March 9 with Swingin’ Sinatra at the EPCOR Centre's Jack Singer Concert Hall - 205 8 Avenue SE at 8pm. Yes, Ol’ Blue Eyes is back! Steve Lippia’s uncanny ability to capture the essence of the legendary Frank Sinatra creates an unforgettable evening featuring hits like New York, New York, Fly Me to the Moon, My Way and more. To purchase tickets visit or call (403) 571-0849.

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