You say Thursday? We say Friday eve. 

We love the buzz in the city on Thursdays, people are anxious to get out of the office and relax. It’s the perfect night to grab dinner with a friend or connect with your special someone! You heard it here, the weekend starts on Thursday. Here are a few of our favourite thirsty Thursday destinations, enjoy!  

Ceili’s on 4th

It’s wine night at Ceili’s! Launching a brand new night at Ceili’s- featuring half price wine and haf price flatbreads. Ladies, we’re looking at you- a hot new wine night downtown at one of the best post work destinations in downtown Calgary. Available at all locations- Ceili’s 4th Street, Ceili’s Southland, Ceili’s Royal Oak, Ceili’s 8th Ave! Ceili’s has an endless wine list to choose from, wine a little or wine a lot.

Local on 8th

Get Buck’d Thursdays #getbuckdthursdays 4 / 12, 6 (6oz glass)
Sleeves of Phillip’s Blue Buck Trash Buckets (3 cans of beer), Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.

National: 10th, 17th and Westhills

Beer meets grill- 1lb maui style BBQ ribs for $10. Get there early for Happy Hour $5 pints and cocktails 3-6pm.

Original Joe’s

Mission, Stephen Ave, Aspen, Kensington

½ price bottles of wine. What else do we need to say?

Osteria de Medici

It’s ladies wine night! Over 100 labels to choose from, grab your girls and wine a little. Osteria also has corporate drink specials on Thursdays to attract a few gentlemen to the mix.

The Pig & Duke Pub

Original Thursdays: 3 piece fish & chips and a pint of original 16 (20oz) $10.00. 

Raw By by Duncan Ly

Join Raw Bar by Duncan Ly for Raw Bar Rotations hosted by Amy Thiessen! Every Thursday night, Raw Bar by Duncan Ly will feature live music by a variety of local artists, hand-selected by Amy. Sit back, relax and enjoy live music while dining on Vietmodern cuisine and sip amazing cocktail creations. 

Live music 7pm to 10pm.

$4.99 pints from 4pm to 8pm. 


1/2 price bottles of wine + DJ Rice at 9pm


$1 oysters, $8 mussels and half price glasses of wine! If drinking wine at a bier haus just feels wrong to you don’t worry they have Hacker steins and pints on special too!

Live Music

Broken City Social Club

Broken City has dedicated itself to hosting and supporting Calgary’s diverse, independent arts and entertainment culture. Broken City is home for music and art, a hub for like-minded friends, new and old, to come together underneath one roof to share ideas and moments, develop their visions and help Calgary realize its potential as a vibrant cultural destination. They have daily drink specials and a delicious menu with comfort food staples and snacks. Every Thursday you can count on Broken City for some rising talent in the music scene.


Dinner feels a bit more like a night out when you throw in a live performance. Wine-Oh’s is an unpretentious wine bar, bistro and live music destination off of Stephen Avenue. Have dinner in the bistro or make your way downstairs for some rich and vibrant sounds. The cellar has a smaller menu with hummus, wings, popcorn and other snack items and the wine and cocktail list is awesome! Get the weekend started early at Wine-Oh’s!



Weekly guests catering to the whole underground spectrum of dance music. Need to dance? This is your place!

The Roadhouse

Threesome Thursdays Ladies night at the Roadhouse: A night for the ladies! It’s rowdy, not quite like Magic Mike but you’ll get some up-close and personal attention from the guys. Get your whole crew together and make it a girls night out!


Experience a first class ladies night like no other! 1/2 price bottles of wine until 10pm … Music by DJ Anthem and DJ Rocswell … VIP bottle service packages available – $150 bottles … Ladies receive VIP access and complimentary limo service until 10:00pm – some restrictions apply.