From Fiestaval Latin Festival to Calcutta Cricket Club’s First Birthday, here’s what’s up this weekend in YYC.
Photo: Fiestaval Facebook
1. Fiestaval Latin Festival
July 20th and 21st from 11am-11pm, July 22nd from 11am-10pm
Olympic Plaza, 228 8 Ave SE
It’s about to get Fiestive this weekend! Explore this multicultural arts and entertainment festival highlighting the Latin American Culture. Taking place in the heart of downtown Calgary at the Calgary Olympic Plaza from July 20th to July 22nd, it’s the perfect opportunity to celebrate Calgary’s Latin community.
2. One Big Jam
July 21st from 2pm-5pm
Central Memorial Park, 1211 2 St SW
Call up your squad for an afternoon of fun at Central Memorial Park this Sunday. At this free all-ages event, some of Calgary’s most talented performers will collaborate to bring you a powerful concert guaranteed to get you grooving. Performers include instrumentalists, singers, emcees, beatboxers and dancers.
3. A Twist on Sushi
July 21st from 530pm-830pm
Cuisine et Chateau, #103 227 10 St NW
This class will teach you the fundamental techniques of making sushi but with an array of local ingredients that will spark the artist within you. Items on the menu include a pulled pork and lemongrass sushi roll with barbecue soy dip, egg salad rolls with sesame seeds and cilantro, crab salad with jalapeno and caramelized pineapple sushi with mango dip. This class includes a recipe booklet, a sushi style dinner with wine sampling, and a customized kitchen utensil to take home.
4. Bowls Tournament
July 21st from 6pm-930pm
Calgary Lawn Bowling Club, 3375 Spruce Dr SW
The CSSC is excited to bring you something new this weekend. They’ve partnered with the Calgary Lawn Bowling Club to bring you a tournament played around the world. Bowls combines accuracy, strategy, exercise and a ton of fun. If you’ve never tried it, think Curling meets Bocce over an IPA… plus with an on-site beer garden and BBQ, you can’t go wrong with this evening tournament.
5. Calcutta Cricket Club’s First Birthday
July 22nd from 2pm-8pm
Calcutta Cricket Club, 340 17 Ave SW
Come celebrate Calcutta Cricket Club’s first birthday with them this Sunday! From 2pm to 8pm, they’ll have a gin bar, beer specials, cheap kati rolls and Kinfolk DJ’s on the patio. Sunday Funday just got a whole lot better – no presents required, just bring your party hats.