60 things to do in and around Calgary this March 2020 | Listed – Daily Hive

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Weve got a whole list of fun things to do this March as the weather warms up (fingers crossed), so be sure to make the most of it!

What:Its National Adoption Weekend in Canada, and PetSmarts across the country are hoping to find homes for their furry friends. Calgarys own Chinook PetSmart will be taking part, with the hope of seeing at least 30 animals adopted into forever homes by the end of the weekend-long event.

When:Now until Sunday, March 1Time:9 am to 9 pm Friday and Saturday, 10 am to 7 pm on Sunday. ARF will be on scene 1 to 3 pm on Saturday.Where:Chinook PetSmart 321 61st Avenue SW #7Admission:Free! Though adoption fees vary

What:The Calgary Hitmen battle it out against the Hurricanes on home ice this Sunday.

When: March 1, 2020Time: 4 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

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What:TheCalgary Home + Garden Show features a huge variety of vendors in its exhibition area, speakers and celebrity guests, contests, and more.

When:Now until March 1, 2020Time:12 to 9 pm (Thursday and Friday), 10 am to 9 pm (Saturday), 10 am to 6 pm (Sunday)Where:BMO Centre, Stampede Park 20 Roundup Way SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Body Worlds: Animal Inside Out features over 100 preserved animal specimens ranging from the common pigeon to an expertly dissected camel. Visitors will be able to check out whats under the skin of some spectacular animals and determine what makes us the same and different.

When:Now until March 1, 2020Time:Various timesWhere:TELUS Spark 220 Saint Georges Drive Northeast, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Canmore Winter Carnival features a variety of snowy, family-friendly indoor and outdoor events from February 28 to March 1, including ice carving competitions, log sawing competitions, a pooch parade, Snowy Owl Kid n Mutt Races, and more.

When:Now until March 1, 2020Time:Various timesWhere:Throughout the town of CanmorePrice:Varies per activity

What:Learn all about Dungeons & Dragons on the first Monday of the month at The Ship & Anchor.These nights are specifically designed for anyone who has no experience with the world of tabletop role-playing games such as D&D, Pathfinder, or any of the others out there. The evening will begin with a first-come-first-served selection of a character to play, followed by a quick Q&A, then diving right into the adventure.

When:The first Monday of every month March 2Time:5 to 10 pmWhere:Ship & Anchor Pub 534 17 Ave SW, CalgarySign-up:email[emailprotected]

What:Doc Soup Calgary is a monthly feature-length documentary series presented in partnership with the Calgary International Film Festival and Hot Docs.

When:March 4 and April 1, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:Cineplex Odeon Eau Claire Market Cinemas 200 Barclay Parade Southwest #200, CalgaryTickets:Online

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What:The Flames take on the Columbus Blue Jackets at the Saddledome on March 4.

When:March 4, 2020Time:6:30 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Explore the Glenbow Museum at your leisure for FREE on the first Thursday of every month.

When:March 5, 2020Time:5 pm to closeWhere:Glenbow Museum 130 9th Avenue SEAdmission:Free

What:The Flames face off against the Coyotes on March 6 for a Friday showdown.

When:March 6, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Explore Albertas wildlife and natural spaces on the first Friday of the month. Visit investigation stations in the Discovery Centre, then join the group activity with special guests from Alberta Parks at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, or 2:30 pm and discover how wildlife has adapted to city life. Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society will also be hosting an investigation station about furry and feathered friends found in the city. Note: Hands-on activities are designed for learners two-years-old and up.

When:March 6, 2020Time:10 am to 3 pmWhere:Bow Habitat Station 1440 17A Street SE, CalgaryAdmission:All activities are included with Discovery Centre Admission.

What:Eachyear, the Womens Centrecelebrates International Womens Day with a potluck where community members gather for aspecial celebration. All genders and ages are welcome to this event.

When:March 8, 2020Time:11:30 am to 1:30 pmWhere:Womens Centre of Calgary 39 4 Street NE, CalgaryAdmission:Free

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What:Anyone in Calgary hoping to celebrate the women in their lives this International Womens Day can head over to an event hosted by Westbrook Mall.

When:March 8, 2020Time:1 to 5 pmWhere:Centre Court, Westbrook Mall 1200 37th Street SWAdmission:Free, clothes donations will be accepted

What:The Calgary Hitmen take on the Chiefs for a Saturday contest.

When: March 7, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Actually, written by Anna Ziegler and directed by Jenna Rodgers, examines the issue of consent while touching on sub-themes of race, gender, and privilege on a university campus. The award-winning play focuses on two characters and their respective points of view in the same situation. Amber comes from a comfortable, well-off Jewish family; Tom is a young African American man who was raised in poverty and is the first in his family to attend university.

When:Now until March 15, 2020Time:Showtimes start at either 2 or 7:30 pm based on dateWhere:Martha Cohen Theatre 215 8th Avenue SE, CalgaryTickets:Prices vary based on seat, availableonline

What:Do you collect comics, toys, manga, art, and more? Then you need to check out Red & White Calgary Comic and Toy Expo.

When:March 8, 2020Time:10 am to 5 pmWhere:Red & White Club, McMahon Stadium 1833 Crowchild Trail NW, CalgaryAdmission:$5, 12 and under Free

What:Its an early start this Sunday when the Flames take on the Golden Knights.

When:March 8, 2020Time:5 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

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What:TELUS Spark hosts an adults-only experience the second Thursday of every month, with drinks, music, and, newadult-programming each month. Guests can also visit the immersive dome theatre, the various Spark galleries, and more.

When:March 12, 2020Time:5 to 10 pmWhere:Telus Spark 220 St. Georges Drive NE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:The Flames take on the Islanders for a Thursday game at the Saddledome.

When:March 12, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Harry, Hermione, Ron, Sirius Black, and the massively misunderstood Hippogriff, Buckbeak, will be seen on the screen at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium for three shows this winter, accompanied by a full orchestra that will bring the iconic soundtrack to life.

When:March 12, 13, and 14, 2020Time:7:30 pmWhere:Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium 1415 14th Avenue NWTickets:Start at $53, availableonline

What:The Calgary Roughnecks take on the Saskatchewan Rush in a St Patricks Day celebration.

When: March 13, 2020Time: 7:30 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Crescent Heights Community Association presents a free potluck for members of the community.

When:March 14, 2020Time:Noon to 2 pmWhere:Crescent Heights Community Association 1101 2nd Street NWAdmission:Free

What:Keep em Rolling hosts roller skate nights at Hounsfield/Briar Hill Community Hall, featuring skate music provided by DJ Plasma.All skates must have toe stops or jam plugs to prevent damage to the floor.

When:March 14 and 28, 2020Time:7:30 to 10:30 pmWhere:Hounsfield/Briar Hill Community Hall 1928 14 Avenue NW, CalgaryAdmission:$10, $20 for a family (max of four), additional family members $5. Skate rentals $2, email[emailprotected] for sizing and availability.

What:Americas iconic comic, TV personality, and actorBob Saget(Full House, Americas Funniest Home Videos) is performing a stand-up show atJack Singer Concert Hall on Saturday, March 14 with special guests.

Sagats stand-up comedy career spans more than 30 years, and his 2014 stand-up specialThats What Im Talkin Aboutwas even nominated for a Grammy.In January 2016, Saget starred asPastor Greg in the Tony-nominated playHand To God,which showed on Broadway for nine weeks. His first book,Dirty Daddy, became a New York Times best-seller.

When:March 14, 2020Time:Doors 7 pm, show 8 pmWhere:Jack Singer Concert Hall 225 8 Avenue SE, CalgaryTickets:Starting at $46.41 available via Art Commons

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What:Itll be a battle of the Prairies when the Jets come to town to end of the Flames five game homestand.

When:March 14, 2020Time:8 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Its the Hitmen vs the Rebels in Calgary this Sunday afternoon.

When: March 15, 2020Time:2 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Studio Bell is bringing back its $10 Date Night events, with Marchs landing on Tuesday, March 17.

When:March 17, 2020Time:5 to 9 pmWhere:Studio Bell 850 4th Street SE, CalgaryTickets:Availableonline,$10

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What:Whether its by checking out Heritage Parks living history museum, or cozying up to a classic movie with a loved one, youll be able to do both this winter thanks to Dinner and a Movie nights.

When:March 17, 2020Time:Dinner anytime between 5 to 6:45 pm, show at 7:45 pmWhere:Heritage Park 1900 Heritage Drive SWTickets:Either $45 per person for both dinner and a movie, or just $8 per person for movie

What:Sample wine, beer, spirits, cocktails, and more at Grape Escape Saturday. There are over 100 booths with hundreds of products to try. There will also be food booths to visit.

When:March 21, 2020Time:5 to 9 pmWhere:BMO Centre, Stampede Park Hall D 20 Roundup Way SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:The Flames face off against the Lightning on home ice this Saturday.

When:March 21, 2020Time:8 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Raise awareness on World Down Syndrome Day at PinBar by taking part in a fun pinball tourney.

When:March 21, 2020Time:11 am to 4 pmWhere:PinBar 501 17th Avenue SWTickets:$15

What:The Calgary Glow Party will be taking over Knoxvilles Tavern with upbeat music, laser lights, and LED sticks on Saturday, March 21.

When:March 21, 2020Time:9pmto 2:30 amWhere:Knoxvilles Tavern 840 9th Avenue SW, CalgaryTickets:Starting at$10, availableonline

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What:Stock up for those spring hikes at the BMO Centre this weekend!

When:Saturday, March 21 to Sunday, March 22Time:10 am to 5 pmWhere:BMO CentreTickets:Starting at$8, availableonline

What:The Calgary will show the Broncos how cowboys deal with unruly beasts at this Sunday afternoon game at the Saddledome.

When: March 22, 2020Time:2 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:The Flames look to scorch the Sharks in a contest this Monday.

When:March 23, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Show off just how much you know about how Ted met his kids mother at this WURST trivia night.

When:March 24, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:WURST 2437 4th Street SWTickets: $20Online

What:The Ducks will be in Calgary this Wednesday for a game against the Flames.

When:March 25, 2020Time:7:30 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Silver Cove is partnering with Spruce Meadows Congress Hall to presentRock-A-Palooza Gem & Mineral Show.Family-friendly and free admission.

When:March 26 to 29, 2020Time:10 am to 8 pm (Saturday), 10 am to 5 pm (Sunday)Where:Spruce Meadows Congress Hall 18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, De WintonAdmission:Free

What:Check out everything LEGO from building stations, displays, themed activities, and more.

When:March 28, 2020Time:11 am to 5 pmWhere:Northland Village Mall 5111 Northland Drive NW #440, CalgaryTickets:Online

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What:The Calgary Roughnecks take on Vancouver Warriors for a West Coast battle at the Saddledome.

When: March 28, 2020Time: 7:30 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:The Flames will take on the Jets for their second contest this March to end off the month.

When:March 31, 2020Time:7 pmWhere:Scotiabank Saddledome 555 Saddledome Rise SE, CalgaryTickets:Online

What:Whether its by checking out Heritage Parks living history museum, or cozying up to a classic movie with a loved one, youll be able to do both this winter thanks to Dinner and a Movie nights.

When:March 31, 2020Time:Dinner anytime between 5 to 6:45 pm, show at 7:45 pmWhere:Heritage Park 1900 Heritage Drive SWTickets:Either $45 per person for both dinner and a movie, or just $8 per person for movie

What:Get a quick spin in surrounded by greenery at Devonian Gardens!

When:Mondays to ThursdaysTime:11:30 am and 12:30 pmWhere:Devonian GardensCost:$9.25

What:Head over to Hexagon Board Game Cafe in Kensington on Wednesday nights for some drop in D&D fun!

When:Every WednesdayTime:D&D starts at 7 pm, though arrive closer to 6:30 pm to ensure a seat (as its first come first served)Where:Hexagon Board Game Cafe #200 1140 Kensington Road NWTickets:$6 to drop in and mandatory drink purchase

What:Curious Calgarians will have a chance to learn about the ghostly figures that haunt their city by taking a Heritage Park Ghost Tour this spring.Each tour is 90 minutes long and will take attendees through the alleyways and streets of the Historical Village and verse them in various spooky stories that will make their skin crawl. They depart from Gasoline Alley at 7 and 7:30 pm, though the truly terrified would be wise to choose the earlier, brighter tour.

When:March 4, March 11, March 18, March 25, April 1 and April 8 for the adult tours, and April 15 for the family toursTime:Tours begin at 7 and 7:30 pm for adults, 6:30 pm for familiesWhere:Gasoline Alley Lobby, Heritage Park1900 Heritage Drive SWAdmission:$19.95 for family tours, $23 for adult tours, available atheritagepark.caLength:Adult tours: three km in 90 minutes.Family tours: two km in 60 minutes

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