The holidays are so magical in Calgary, aren't they? Here's where to celebrate the season at the city’s best holiday events. We hope to see you there!
A Christmas Carol
Get your tickets while you still can for A Christmas Carol at Theatre Calgary. It's a timeless tale of redemption, that's full of life, spectacle, and backed by a huge cast.
Sparkle Sparkle will once again transform TELUS Spark into a magaical holiday celebration, triggering feel-good chemicals in our brains. From amazing photo-ops to cool science experiments, there's a lot to enjoy here.
Candy Cane Kids
Candy Cane Kids is the perfect event for young ones in your circle. Cookie, Stripe, and Pep are the Quality Control Inspectors for McJingles Incorporated. Their job? To monitor, measure and analyze the Christmas spirit worldwide. This year, however, the cheery trio discover that the Canadian spirit is dangerously low, and pull out all the stops to raise it. Using their social media platform Jinglegram, they decide to broadcast live! They sing, dance, bake, laugh, and cheer on Canada in this 75-minute extravaganza.
Traditional Christmas with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
If you love classic Christmas music, Traditional Christmas with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra is for you. Expect a selection of holiday favourites performed by the Orchestra and the Cantaré Children’s Choir. The beautiful Grace Presbyterian Church provides the backdrop for this beloved Calgary tradition. Get your tickets early.
Seeing The Nutcracker is a treasured holiday tradition for many. In this family tale, Klara and her Nutcracker travel an unknown kingdom, battle the dark magic of the Rat Tsar and dance with the courtiers of the Sugar Plum Fairy. In this performance, 120 incredible performers will bring Klara’s journey to life, decked out in stunning costumes and accompanied by a live orchestra.
We hope you get to enjoy these holiday season events in Calgary this year!