What's Up This Week In YYC: October 10 - 13

From Dream Girl to Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival, here's what's up this week in YYC.


1. Dream, Girl
Wednesday, October 11th, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
The Commons Calgary, 1206 20 Avenue SE

October 11th has been declared by the United Nations as ‘ Day of the Girl Child’ promoting girls’ human rights and highlights gender inequalities. This event welcomes women of all ages to join us for a film screening of Dream, Girl - a documentary showcasing the stories of inspiring and ambitious female entrepreneurs. Join us for light libations, a screening of the documentary and impactful discussions led by some very inspiring women.


2. New Beer's Eve
Thursday, October 12th, 11:00am 11:00pm
National on 10th & 17th, 341 10 Avenue SW; 550 17 Ave SW

Celebrate New Beers Eve at National on 10th & 17th! Get your beer game on and go nuts with all beers being on Happy Hour pricing all day long!  They're making space for new fall beer lineup, so once some of the items are gone, they're gone for good!


3. Boz Scaggs @ Grey Eagle
Thursday, October 12th, 8:00pm
Grey Eagle Event Centre, 777 Grey Eagle Drive

Turn your Thursday night into a music night with American singer, songwriter and guitarist Boz Scaggs. He gained fame in the 1960’s as a guitarist and sometime lead singer with the Steve Miller Band and in the 1970’s with several solo Top 20 hit singles in the United States, along with the #2 album, Silk Degrees.


4. Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival
Friday, October 13th, 5:00pm - Saturday, October 14th 10:00pm
BMO Centre, 20 Roundup Way SW

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival is celebrating their 20th anniversary this year - so you can be sure to expect a party. Explore an incredible assortment of wines, beers, premium spirits, and more from all around the globe. Plus, there will be tasty dishes from some of Calgary's top restaurants.


5. Calgary Tattoo and Arts Festival
Friday, October 13th 4:00pm - Sunday, October 15th 6:00pm
BMO Centre, 20 Roundup Way SW

The Calgary Tattoo & Arts Festival returns to the BMO Centre on October 13th for a weekend full of renowned artists, unique retail exhibits, jaw-dropping entertainment act, and over 400 of the best local and international artists.