Things to do in Calgary the week of October 21st to October 28th 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of October 21st to October 28th 2019

Tags: things to do in Calgary, Events YYC, YYC

It’s Voting Day! Got your choices made and candidates picked out? All that campaigning went fast, be sure to exercise your vote and be heard. There’s other things going on in Calgary this week, here’s some suggestions!   The Calgary Flames play two home games this week, if you’re thinking of heading out to sit in the C of Red, try this site for Fee-Free tickes. Giv...Read More

Halloween in Calgary

By: Mark Lukwinski

Halloween in Calgary

Tags: history, halloween history, yyc, events

Have you ever wondered where Halloween and all the associations we have with this event come from?! Here are some facts to share and impress your friends tonight as you diligently wait on the sidewalk while your goblins march up to countless front doors and stock up on the goodies that admit it, you can’t resist yourself!   Halloween is believed to have started as a Celtic harvest fes...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of October 14th to October 21st 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of October 14th to October 21st 2019

Tags: Things to do in YYC, Events YYC, Events Calgary

Happy Thanksgiving!   We hope you’ve had a fantastic weekend with hearty laughs, hearty meals and surrounded with Friends and Family that make your heart feel full.   As your turkey tryptophan comas kick in, here’s some things to ponder to do this week:   Jerry Seinfeld is in town this week at the Jubilee Auditorium. Tickets are still available online! Heritage Park ...Read More

Calgary and the 2019 Federal Election

By: Mark Lukwinski

Calgary and the 2019 Federal Election

Tags: Vote, Federal Election, Canada Election

In a couple of weeks we will be heading to the polls to vote in Canada’s 43rd general election. There are 338 seats up for grabs in the House of Commons that we will be filling with with our votes. We thought this week we would look into Calgary’s electoral map.   Calgary has been fragmented into 10 areas of representation and from my part of town, I will be voting to fill the Sig...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of October 7th to October 14th 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of October 7th to October 14th 2019

Tags: YYC, Events YYC, Things to do in Calgary

Thanksgiving is here and who doesn’t like turkey dinners with family and delicious pumpkin pie?!   Looking for some things to do in Calgary this week? Here’s some suggestions. If you’ve seen the weather forecast, you know it’s going to be a whirlwind week so do any outdoor stuff early on.   Lots of pumpkins are to be found at various pumpkin hunts around town. ...Read More

The Calgary Census

By: Mark Lukwinski

The Calgary Census

Tags: census, calgary, yyc census, census 2019

  Why do we do a census?   The City of Calgary collects information on an annual basis in order to have a pulse on how Calgary is growing and changing every year. This will then dictate what services and programs are needed, and where. Information about roads, transit planning, recreation and even water services all get sorted after the census is collected, so the information that is so...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of September 30th-October 7th 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of September 30th-October 7th 2019

Tags: Events YYC, Things to do in Calgary, YYC

Merry Christmas!   What happened to Fall, right?! Though this snow is definitely pretty, it’s just too soon.   It’s Monday, so here’s our Top 10 things to do in Calgary this week. Of course, given the weather, an alternative to all of these things is to stay at home and binge Netflix. We’d never fault you if you did!   YYC Alternative Market is a market in...Read More

Making an Offer on a Home

By: Mark Lukwinski

Making an Offer on a Home

Tags: Offer, For Sale, Sold, Mortgage

As your real estate representative, I spend most of my time communicating. It is my role to guide you through the process as seemingly as possible, listening to your needs and using my expertise of the market.   When you’ve found a house you want to make a home, it comes time to make an offer and this is where emotions really come into play. To ensure we put forward a fair price, here a...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of September 23rd to September 30th 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of September 23rd to September 30th 2019

Tags: Things to do YYC, Events YYC

It’s supposed to snow this week.   There, we said it.   As a result, here’s our Top 10 things to do in Calgary this week. On top of the events we found for you, we also suggest you dig out gloves, hats, and winter jackets, too.   Funny how Oktoberfest really starts in September, but to mimic the globally-renowned festival in Munich, there are several events going on i...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of September 16th to 22nd 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of September 16th to 22nd 2019

Tags: Events YYC, things to do in Calgary, YYC

As change of seasons takes place this week and with that, we want to get more cozy as there’s a crispness in the air. We’ve found great things to do inside, but we start off this week with getting outdoors in two words: The Larches. Let’s go!   September and October are Larch season, and this year there is a shuttle bus taking people from Banff to Moraine Lake to see the ...Read More