Events

Light Up the Loop

A festive evening for families to shop local and engage in holiday cheer. Kids crafts, Marda tree lighting, visit from Santa and special store promotions. Program details 6-8 p.m. Santa roaming throughout the Loop 6-8 p.m. – Global street team onsite 6-8 p.m. Fire pit and marshmallow roasting – outside Marda Loop Mercantile (3411 20 St SW) 6:30 -8 p.m. – Carollers throughout the...

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70th anniversary - last run of the #7 streetcar in Marda Loop

To celebrate the final run of the #7 streetcar, we will be drawing for a Marda Loop prize package, including a free one-month bus pass courtesy of Calgary Transit! To enter, share a photo of the #7 bus and tag your favorite Marda Loop Business AND US @visitmardaloop! Contest ends on November 14 and winners will be drawn via Facebook and Instagram. The “Marda Loop” streetcar It was a typical Sunday...

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Beakerhead in Marda Loop

Check out LILLY IN THE LAB, a giant orange monster bursting off the Odeon Building balcony above Blush Lane Market and taking over Marda Loop as part of Beakerhead September 19-23. Marda Loop BIA has partnered with Beakerhead, the popular city-wide event that mashes up art, science, and engineering to bring “LILLY IN THE LAB” to the Loop.  LILLY is a creation of Calgary artist and Calg...

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Boogie's Burgers Alley Patio Party

Join us at the Marda Gras Street Festival on Sunday August 12 between 10am and 5pm for the Boogie’s Burgers Alley Patio Party. Includes DJ, local beers and BBQ!...

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Marda Gras Street Festival

Marda Gras is a FREE family-friendly event attracts over 35,000 visitors from all over Calgary. On Sunday August 12th, 2018 the streets of Marda Loop celebrate the festival’s 34th year in the community. Come and enjoy live music, dance and cultural performances, a fun kids area, unique shopping and lots of great food! There is something for each member of the family and best of all it’s no charge...

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#MardaLoveDay

It’s Pride month! To celebrate, Marda Loop has partnered with Calgary Pride to showcase Marda Loop as an inclusive and welcoming community for everyone. #MardaLoveDay is a fun, family event that also falls on the City of Calgary’s Neighbour Day Saturday, June 16. Event outline 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Reading with Royalty“ – drag storytime for kids at ATB Financ...

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