Summertime in Calgary
15 Jun 2012

Summertime in Calgary

Teigan Reamsbottom, Marketing Coordinator

Although you would never guess it from looking outside, summertime is nearly upon us. This is the perfect time of year to take in the plethora of events taking place around the city over the coming months. We've got a quick snapshot of a few that will be worth your time to check out:

Auburn Bay's beach setting makes this community one of the most serene places to live in Calgary.

Auburn Bay Showhome Grand Opening
252 & 256 Auburn Bay Drive S.E.
Saturday, June 16, 2012 from 11:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.

Join Cedarglen Homes as they celebrate the opening of their latest showhomes in Auburn Bay. Come tour the showhomes and enjoy hand-crafted espresso and fresh pastries.

New Brighton's Kick-Off to Summer
New Brighton Club
Saturday, June 16, 2012 from noon to 3:00p.m.

Kick off summer and experience New Brighton with delicious food, good laughs and great company. Also featuring the improv comedy of Loose Moose Theatre.

Calgary Art Walk
Stephen Avenue (8th Ave downtown)
Thursday, July 05, 2012 from 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.

Walk down Stephen Avenue as local artists display and sell their works. Show your support for the artists in our community. This event is part of Calgary's First Thursdays art scene.

Calgary Turkish Festival
Eau Claire Festival Plaza
Friday, July 6-9, 2012 from 9:00a.m. to 9:00p.m.

View Turkish art, folk dance, music, gourmet food and the Turkish Festival marketplace, where several vendors will be set up for Calgarians purchase Turkish products, souvenirs and handmade items. Experience and taste the culture of Turkey, in the heart of downtown Calgary.

284068_10150260734360680_7582578_n.jpg?w=248 Let us serve you breakfast in either New Brighton or Cranston on July 14th to celebrate Stampede week!

Cranston Stampede Breakfast
Century Hall
Saturday, July 14, 2012 from 9:00a.m. to 11:30a.m.

New Brighton Stampede Breakfast
New Brighton Club
Saturday, July 14, 2012 from 9:00a.m. to 11:30a.m.

Sun and Salsa Festival
Sunday, July 22, 2012 from 11:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.

Kensington, Calgary’s ‘Village in the City’, invites you to participate in the Salsa Tasting Contest. Kensington businesses will serve up over 500 gallons of 40 different salsas! You get to be the judge! Purchase a bag of chips from one of their Charities for $3 or 2 for $5, and taste test your way through all the spicy salsa recipes served up by teams of Kensington businesses.

Cedarglen Live on Location with AMP Radio!
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 716 New Brighton Drive S.E.
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 2005 New Brighton Park S.E.

Keep checking for further details, including giveaways and more!

GlobalFest 2012
Elliston Park
August 16-26, 2012

Calgary's most explosive festival is celebrating ten years in 2012! Check out some of the best fireworks in the world at this must-attend festival! Find more details at