It's a big weekend, Calgary. We've got Halloween on the horizon, we've got November rolling in, and we've got a whole lot to do in the city this weekend. We're not going to sugar coat it, it's getting really cold out there. So, if your plans have been dashed due to the weather, we can help you find your plan B. Here are 6 things to do in Calgary this weekend that you won't want to miss.

We've rounded up a list of exciting things going on in Calgary this weekend and we've got something for everyone. Whether you're a vegan, a partier, a film buff, a Halloween enthusiast, or just a huge fan of Calgary, we've got something for you.

As we mentioned, the weather shows a chilly weekend approaching for us Albertans. Luckily, we've all been pulling Halloween costumes over snowsuits since we were children. This is nothing we haven't seen before, folks.

So, let's do this weekend right, Calgary. We've rounded up a list of events you need to know about this weekend and we hope to see you there. Happy Halloween!

LoveYYC Day

When: Saturday, November 2

Address: Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: In celebration of LoveYYC day, Calgary is about to blow up with amazing offers to celebrate the city and the people in it. Featured deals will be offered at Air Canada, Trolley 5 Brewpub, Cowboys Dance Hall, Calgary Zoo, TELUS Spark, Calgary Flames, Aussie Roles Piano Bar, Pin-Bar, and so much more. Seriously, anything you can think of doing in Calgary is probably being offered for a discount. Do not miss this.


The Little Vegan Market YYC

Price: Free Entry

When: Saturday, November 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Address: 3130 16 St. SW, Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: Just try not to eat, drink, and buy everything you come across at this adorable vegan market in Marda Loop. You’ll find everything from vegan desserts to ethical fashion and so much more. This market has an outstanding vendor list and you’ll definitely what to be in attendance. 


The Dude Show

Price: $10

When: Friday, November 1 & Saturday, November 2

Address: 1801 Big Four Tr. SE, Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: If you're into beer, Mario Kart, axe throwing, beards, men’s fashion, food, and anything else that just screams “dude,” you’re going to love The Dude Show Expo. There will be contests such as the bad tattoo contest, tons of prizes to be won, and a whole lot more.


Calgary European Film Fest

Price: Prices vary

When: Sunday, November 2 to Sunday, November 10

Address: Globe Cinema, 617 8 Ave. SW, Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: Catch multiple days worth of awe-inspiring European films all at the iconic Globe Cinema in Calgary. The weather is not looking good for the weekend so you might as well cozy up with some popcorn and globally celebrated films.


Día de Muertos Plus 15 Parade

Price: Free

When: Friday, November 1 at 3:45 p.m.

Address: Plus 15 Brookfield Place, 225 6 Ave. SW, Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: Join the Hispanic Arts Society for their first annual Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Parade in Calgary. The parade will begin inside the Calgary Plus 15 system at Brookfield Place and travel through the Plus 15s until the final destination of City Hall. How often do you get to join an indoor parade and celebrate the vibrant Mexican version of Halloween in YYC?


Marquee Closing Weekend

When: Friday, November 1 & Saturday, November 2

Address: 4630 Macleod Tr. S, Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: If you haven't heard, the Marquee in Calgary is closing for good and this weekend is your last chance to tear up the dance floor. They will be offering “drink the bar dry” specials where everything is $5.50 all night long on both nights. 


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