Event Listings

The Sun Life Financial Arts + Culture Pass is open to individuals and families who have a City of Calgary Recreation Fee Assistance card and a valid Calgary Public Library card. In order to qualify to receive free event tickets and admission passes, both cards must be presented in person at one of 18 participating community libraries.

Check back frequently to learn about last minute and new ticket offerings!

May 2019 

Please Note: Passes and tickets are available on the first Saturday of the month. Tickets vary by location. (Tickets are not available at Sage Hill, Seton and Rocky Ridge Library) Ask library staff about availability.

For more details, read our Frequently Asked Questions.

Museum and Event Tickets

Studio Bellopens a new window - Entrance Tickets - May

Moby Dick presented by Scorpio Theatreopens a new window May 31 - June 8

The Invisible - Agents of the Ungentlemanly Warfare presented by Vertigo Theatreopens a new window - May 11 - June 9

Provocative: Percussion & Ascension Oratorio opens a new window - May 24 and Gershwin's Magic Key - May 26 presented by Calgary Philharmonic Orchestraopens a new window 

Rising Stars presented by Calgary Civic Symphony opens a new window- June 2

The Rite & the Carnival presented by Instrumental Society of Calgaryopens a new window - May 26

Reverie presented by Kensington Sinfoniaopens a new window - May 12

To Music presented by Calgary Multicultural Choiropens a new window - May 25

Choral Quirks presented by Mount Royal Kantoreiopens a new window - May 25

Spring Concert Eclectic Avenue presented by Vocal Latitudesopens a new window - May 11

Comedy Festival presented by Funnyfest Calgary Comedy Festivalopens a new window - May 30 - June 9

Rapsody presented by Sled Islandopens a new window - May 20 (Mature Content)

Lets Talk About Movement presented by D-talksopens a new window (Central Only)

Wordfestopens a new window presents various events:

1) Wordfest presents Kim Thuy (Secrets from my Vietnamese Kitchen) – May 10 (Central, Memorial, Chill & Crowfoot)

2) Wordfest presents Andre Alexis (Days by Moonlight) - May 25– (Central, Memorial, Judith Umbach & Village Square)

3) Wordfest presents Guy Gavriel Kay (A Brightness Long Ago) - May 23– (all libraries except Central, Memorial & Forest Lawn)

4) Wordfest Presents Mairlyn Smith (Peace, Love & Fibre) May 28,  (Fish Creek, Florest Lawn, Quarry Park, Riley, Nose Hill)            

5) We've Read This Book Club: French Exit - May 29 – (Saddletowne, Nicholls, Shawnessy, Signal Hill, Southwood)