From Peeled: Calgary Cocktail Festival to the Cardel Market at Shawnee, here's what's up this week in YYC.
1. Inglewood Night Market
August 11th from 5pm - 10pm
The Inglewood Night Market is a modern day market that happens every second Friday in the summer months. Each event hosts over 50 local vendors selling diverse goods from handmade craftsmen items to vintage clothing, antiques and collectibles, artisan eats and more. You'll also find food trucks, live music, and a plethora of other fun things to check out - don't miss it.
2. Summer Feast
August 11th to August 20th at Various Times
Introducing the inaugural Summer Feast, a 10-day foodie festival you’ll want to dig out your stretchy pants for. This new event is a ten-day prix fixe foodie affair that lets you enjoy some of the city’s top chef-driven restaurants on a budget. During the festival, take your pick of any three-course prix fixe menu for lunch or dinner, ranging from $15 - $35. Restaurants include The Nash, MARKET, Bridgette Bar, Anju, Shokunin, Foreign Concept and more.
3. Peeled: Calgary Cocktail Festival
August 12th - August 14th at Various Times
In partnership with 14 of Calgary’s top cocktail venues, Peeled is bringing you a cocktail festival unlike anything you’ve seen in the city before. With the purchase of a Peeled passport, enjoy access to an exclusive list of cocktails at one of the city’s finest venues, along with interactive seminars, workshops, tastings, and masterclasses. With favourites like Proof, The Milk Tiger Lounge, Model Milk, Ricardo’s Hideaway and so much more on the list, you’ll want to come satisfy your cocktail curiosity.
4. Cardel Market at Shawnee Park
August 12th from 5pm - 10pm
Shawnee Park, 330 Shawnee Blvd SW
Indulge your retail therapy with Cardel Market. This Saturday, from 5pm to 10pm, Cardel Market will be setting up shop in the Shawnee Park Community. Browse through 40 different vendors, sample snacks from food trucks, and stick around to watch the GlobalFest fireworks light up the night sky over Fish Creek Park. Cardel is asking for a minimum $5 admission donation, all of which will go to support the Dreams Take Flight Foundation.
5. SAGA Farewell Tour
August 12th from 8pm - 11pm
Grey Eagle Resort & Casino, 3777 Grey Eagle Drive
Grey Eagle Resort & Casino is throwing it back to the golden days. Catch SAGA live in action this Saturday - for over 35 years, the band has released 21 studio recorded CD’s and filmed over 20 music video’s in which MTV had on heavy rotation. With over 10 million albums sold, you won’t want to miss this legendary farewell tour.