Hey Calgarians, we have some news for you ! This weekend the 100th anniversary of Chinatown as well as ”Afrikadey” is celebrated! You’ll get an amazing cultural ”taste of Calgary” e.g; ”Shakespeare in the Park”, ”Calgary Korean Day”, and ”CJSW Musicfestival” in the Park ! We can already guarantee that you will have a busy and great weekend!
This free event runs from Friday 20th of August to Sunday 22nd of August. Each day from 10am. to 8pm. It takes place at 2nd & 3rd Avenues & 1st Street SE, at 6:30pm the Center Street Bridge will put up the settings for a BBQ with dancing, music and performances, finished off by fireworks over the Bow River! Sounds magical, eh!
The city center will be the host to all of the festivals and events this weekend, bringing heaps of colourful cultural experiences to the downtown area! There will be food and entertainment from exciting different cultures such as the Hong Kong-style open-air market – food booths and a day-long main-stage that will be filled with action. Don’t miss the change to travel all around the world in one weekend!
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