In the City: November Edition

As the crisp November air settles over Calgary, the city comes alive with festive cheer and a myriad of exciting events. Embrace the holiday spirit with our curated list of happenings throughout the month:

Millarville Christmas Market (Nov 2 – 12)
This premier craft and artisan show in Alberta offers eight days of food trucks, music, reindeer viewing, photos with Santa, and numerous seasonal vendors. Dress in layers to explore both indoor and outdoor stalls in four heated areas: Arena, Hall, the Quonset, and large tents.

The Wonderful Winter Craft Fair (Nov 11)
Join the 17th Annual Winter Craft Fair with 30+ artisans showcasing unique products, including recycled leather items, handmade toys, pottery, cards, and more. Revamp your home decor, pamper your pet, and treat yourself to jewelry, bath products, and handmade bags.

Cochrane’s Pop-up Holiday Markets (Nov 18 & 25, Dec 2 & 16)
Holiday Pop-Up Markets is back for its 4th year! Visit Frank Wills Memorial Hall to discover unique gifts for everyone on your list and show your support for talented local artisans. Keep an eye on their social media (@quirksocial) for updates on the list of vendors as the event date approaches.

Fairview Studios Famous Annual Fall Pottery Sale (Nov 19)
Attend Calgary's beloved fall pottery sale, featuring 50+ potters and ceramic artists. Find unique gifts for all, including yourself, before the holiday season. Enjoy complimentary beverages and snacks. This family-friendly event welcomes children.

Cirque Musica Holiday Wonderland (Nov 22)
Don't miss a magical holiday event coming to the WinSport Event Centre. This all-new show features the talented cast of Cirque Musica, combining acrobatics, aerialists, humor, and holiday cheer with timeless seasonal favorites that the whole family can enjoy.

Locked Library: The Book Case (Nov 24)
Join fellow detectives for an exciting evening at Calgary Central Library: solve four murders, recover a missing book, and immerse yourself in a real-life mystery. Your participation supports vital library programs. For ages 12+; doors open at 7 PM, game starts at 7:30 PM, and you have two hours to crack the case!
Visit the 3rd annual FREE Holiday Market at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino! Shop local and support local businesses from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Enter through the Lobby Entrance and look forward to exciting new surprises for entertainment.

Mark your calendars and make the most of November's festivities in and around Calgary!