Schools may be back in session in September, but that doesn’t mean that festival season is over.
If you’re spending time at the Regency Suites Hotel, whether for business or pleasure, you should know that there are always fun activities and festivals in Calgary if you’re looking for a little excitement.
Here are 3 festivals to look forward to in Calgary this September:
When: September 2 - 3, 2017
Where: Montgomery Community Centre
This annual culinary festival proudly features Canada’s oldest sanctioned BBQ competition.
It is a family-friendly, free event that aims to bring fun to the city and help improve the quality of life. Some other events that take place over the weekend include live music and cooking demos.
When: September 7 - 10, 2017
Where: Various locations
Honens is an annual festival that spans across four days and will be extra special this year in honor of Canada’s 150th anniversary.
Classical music lovers can look forward to various events including performances from Canadian classical music stars and Honens Laureates.
When: September 23 - 24, 2017
Where: Kamp Kiwanis
If you love apples, you’re going to love this festival.
This year marks the third annual Kiwanis Apple Festival, a free festival full of apple-related activities like baking with apples, apple archery, and apple arts and crafts. There are also other attractions like live entertainment and a farmer’s market.
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