Calgary's kick off to festival season is happening this Sunday, and you're invited. With over 500 vendors offering a variety of services, and live entertainment all day, Lilac Fest is the best way to relax this weekend with your crew.
From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., on 4th Street between 13th Ave and Elbow Drive, thousands of Calgarians will gather to enjoy hundreds of vendors and entertainers. With that many things to see and do, there's sure to be something for everyone to enjoy.
Certain restaurants take the time to get creative, and invent lilac-inspired dishes that are available only during the weekend of the festival, like this super cute Lilac Waffle from Buttermilk Fine Waffles.
Lilac Fest also features a massive line up of entertainers, performing on six different stages throughout the day. Dancers, local musicians of all genres, and even a stage just for kids showcase local talent so that you have the chance to discover new favorites.
Always one of the most exciting events of the year, Lilac fest draws a lot of attention and is the perfect way to say hello to summer. You can always expect some of Calgary's most delicious eats, amazing local talent, and super cute clothes and jewellry.
Admission is free, so you can spend your money sampling sweet treats and picking out the perfect pieces to add to your summer wardrobe. Grab your friends, lovers, or family, and head down to Lilac Fest this Sunday, June 4th. You won't be disappointed!