Calgary Events

Discover All the Upcoming Happenings in Calgary

Whether you visit in winter, spring, summer or fall, the city of Calgary plays host to a colourful range of events throughout the year, from seasonal festivals, sporting events and cultural celebrations to concerts, holiday events and more. Learn what’s happening during your visit to the Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre by checking out our event calendar below.

Da Vinci The Exhibition

Da Vinci The Exhibition follows the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci’s life, research, and art.

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Jurassic Quest

Jurassic Quest is the largest & most realistic traveling dinosaur experience in North America!

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Calgary Expo

CALGARY EXPO is a four-day Comics, Sci-Fi, Horror, Anime, and Gaming event that attracts hundreds of thousands of people to come to Calgary, Alberta at Stampede Park. 

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Calgary International Beerfest

The Calgary International Beerfest brings the beer world together at Canada's largest beer festival. 

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Mens Expo Calgary

The show that everyone is welcome at!

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Calgary Folk Music Festival

The annual Festival is a four-day family-friendly cultural and musical extravaganza.

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Global Energy Show Logo at Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza
Global Energy Show

The Global Energy Show (previously known as the Global Petroleum Show) has served to unite the industry by bringing buyers, sellers, stakeholders, partners, CEOs, young professionals and the public together to share knowledge and fuel innovation in the ever-changing energy landscape. 

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Logo for Calgary stampede at Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza
Calgary Stampede

Also known as "The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth," the Calgary Stampede boasts the world's largest rodeo, live concerts and entertainment, food booths, carnival games, parades, and more.

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Chasing Summer Festival

Live Nation and Blueprint presents Chasing Summer Music Festival. The largest outdoor EDM event in Western Canada returns to Alberta for this two-day annual electronic fest.

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Global Fest

GlobalFest @ Elliston is an annual celebration of Calgary’s multi-cultural communities, featuring pavilions, performances, international food, children’s programming and fireworks.

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Country Thunder Music Festival

August 16-18, 2024

Country Thunder Alberta fans are in for the greatest country music weekend ever in 2024 smack-dab in the heart of downtown Calgary!

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