Calgary Folk Music Festival
Founded in 1980, this music festival is a celebration of folk music. 2,000 volunteers help to put on this summer event, bringing in hundreds of renowned musicians.
Calgary International Film Festival
Held in late September, early October, the Calgary International Film Festival is iconic. This is the 6th largest film festival in Canada, going into its 21st year. Held over 12 days, this film festival offers cash prices for the successful attendees. Showcasing 200 short films of multiple genres, it is a celebration of Canadian talent and upcoming creators