Where to go in Calgary this weekend – September 25 to 26, 2015

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  1. Culture Days in Calgary – 2015 Block Party
  2. Friday, September 25, 2015 @ Olympic Plaza & Stephen Avenue, Calgary – Free admission

    “Culture Days is an annual pan-Canadian movement to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of all Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities.” – http://www.calgary.ca/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Events/Alberta-Culture-Days.aspx?redirect=/culturedays

  3. Illuminasia
  4. Friday, Saturday, Sunday, September 25 to 27, 2015 @ Calgary Zoo, Calgary

    “The Calgary Zoo is proud to present ILLUMINASIA, Lantern & Garden Festival Presented by Sinopec Canada. The authentic Chinese lanterns will light up the zoo and set the stage for a unique experience like no other in Calgary. The festival lanterns will highlight some of the zoo’s animals while showcasing culturally symbolic animals such as the crane and iconic Chinese symbols like the Phoenix. The Dorothy Harvie Gardens will provide the backdrop through lush mosaic cultures and vegetation tapestries. Visitors will also experience authentic Chinese, Japanese and Indian entertainment and programs that spotlight food, garden, art and culture.” – www.illuminasiacalgaryzoo.com

  5. Calgary International Film Festival
  6. Friday, Saturday, Sunday, September 25 to 27, 2015 @ Eau Claire Market & Globe Cinema, Calgary

    “The Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) is a 12-day showcase of up to 200 multi-genre films from Canada and over 40 other countries. The festival hosts gala events, screenings, award ceremonies and special presentations. We host a large number of participating filmmakers from our backyard and round the world and connect them with the audience through post-screening question and answer periods, mingling at our events, and through panels and film talks open to the general public.” – www.calgaryfilm.com