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WowFest magic festival set to wow Calgarians

| February 14, 2014 | 1 Comment
WowFest magic festival set to wow Calgarians

WowFest features 13 local Calgary magic acts The second WowFest Magic Arts Festival kicks off on Family Day at the Epcor Centre for Performing Arts with a wide variety of amazing magic shows. People tend to have a pre-conceived notion of magic, says festival director Ryan Pilling. “WowFest is about creating the opportunity for Calgary to experience the […]

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Radical Rags fundraiser – Make government think twice

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Radical Rags fundraiser – Make government think twice

Radical Rags will showcase fashions over the past century By Paul Caune   Civil Rights Now is having a fabulous fashion show fundraiser on Feb. 22 in Vancouver and we’re calling it Radical Rags. Civil Rights Now is a not-for-profit society registered under BC’s Society’s Act. We’re not a registered-charity. Why? Because we’re an advocacy […]

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Calgary Spoken Word Festival another ‘spectacular vernacular’

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Calgary Spoken Word Festival another ‘spectacular vernacular’

Six days of spectacular vernacular at Calgary Spoken Word Festival The Calgary Spoken Word Festival is back for its eleventh annual edition, running from April 1 to 6. The Spectacular Vernacular will feature 20 events and includes: workshops, panels, electronic experimentation, live streaming, blog and electronic network poetry, launches, collaborations & tributes, francophone voices, and insta-translations. […]

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Friends of Fish Creek – CommUnity Fair on Feb. 22

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Friends of Fish Creek – CommUnity Fair on Feb. 22

Support Friends of Fish Creek at first annual fair Friends of Fish Creek will be holding its first annual Fish Creek CommUnity Fair on Feb. 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Fish Creek Provincial Park. All local Fish Creek residents and visitors are invited to the fair to relish the park’s natural urban oasis. Get […]

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Holiday Train stopover to include free concert in Calgary for food bank

| November 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Holiday Train stopover to include free concert in Calgary for food bank

CP’s Holiday Train celebrates 15 years helping Calgary Food Bank with Sarah McLachlan, the Tenors and Matt Dusk Grammy award-winning singer Sarah McLachlan will be riding the rails into town this Christmas season with fellow Canadian singers The Tenors and Matt Dusk, to headline a free concert when the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train makes its […]

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| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
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ALBERTA: A SPILL FILLED SUMMER:

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
ALBERTA: A SPILL FILLED SUMMER:

ALBERTA: A SPILL FILLED SUMMER: It’s been another spill-filled summer in the spill-prone province of Alberta. With Alberta averaging over 2-oil spills a day over the past 37 years, there are many spills that we don’t know about. However we do know about some and what we know is alarming. Here is a recap of just […]

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Calgary KISS concert rescheduled for Nov. 8

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
Calgary KISS concert rescheduled for Nov. 8

Fans holding tickets from cancelled show able to use them for rescheduled Calgary KISS concert The Calgary KISS concert cancelled in July because of the flood damage to the Scotiabank Saddledome has been rescheduled for Friday, Nov. 8. Stampede Concerts Inc. and the Calgary Stampede announced the rescheduled date for the Calgary KISS concert last week. […]

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Calgary Pride celebration – Aug. 23 to Sept. 2

| August 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Calgary Pride celebration – Aug. 23 to Sept. 2

Rock band The Cliks will help kick off Calgary Pride on Aug. 23 The 2013 Calgary Pride celebration, which starts Friday, is expected to draw even more than the 30,000 who attended last year’s events. The 2013 Calgary Pride and Street Festival, presented by TD Bank, will be celebrating Calgary families and LGBT pride from Friday, August […]

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Boots on the Stage today with Sean Hogan for Alberta flood relief

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
Boots on the Stage today with Sean Hogan for Alberta flood relief

Sean Hogan will perform Come Hell or High Water (See What Love can Do) The devastating Alberta flood this spring has inspired a collaborative new song by award-winning Canadian singer and songwriter, Sean Hogan. The purpose of the universally embraceable tune is to raise awareness and funds for Treaty 7 First Nations in Southern Alberta still […]

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