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Canmore Events & Festivals

Canmore Alberta, Canada hosts many local events that are of interest to both the vacation traveler and the local community. 

December 2022

Handhelds for $13 at the Mineshaft Tavern Thursdays!

Thursday, December 1, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, or a Beef Dip for $13 on Thursdays at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

 The 13th Annual Rotary Festival of Trees in 2022

December 2, 2022 - December 31, 2022

The Malcolm Hotel

Canmore Rotary's 13th Annual Festival of Trees. Wander through the magical forest of trees & wreaths inside the Malcolm Hotel. Have Christmas in Canmore amongst the Rocky Mountains.

Fish & Chips Fridays at The Mineshaft Tavern

Friday, December 2, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Get $12 Fish & Chips on Fridays at the Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore. Add an Extra Piece for $6. Treat yourself!

Zebra: Funk: Live Music At artsPlace

Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 7:30pm - 11:30pm

artsPlace

Canmore’s hot funk-rock band, Zebra, uses a smooth dose of tenor saxophone as they bounce around from funky rhythms to improvised grooves and some good ol’ rock n’ soul.

A High Tea Fundraiser for the Bow Valley SPCA

Sunday, December 4, 2022 at 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Malcolm Hotel

Christmas has gone to the dogs! Head to The Stirling Grill for a Festive Hight Tea. Pet Photos with Santa on the patio. Live Entertainment by Harp Angel & Silent Auction during the event. 9:00am- 1:00 pm: Pet Photos with...

Wreath Making Class with the Bow Valley Garden Centre

Sunday, December 4, 2022 at 11:00am - 1:00pm

Bow Valley Garden Centre

Wreath making with Bow Valley Garden Centre. Embellish your 20" wreath with fresh fir, cedar and pine, pinecones, & seasonal picks. Come with holiday spirit and an idea of the space that you would like to display your finished masterpiece...

The Wonder Of Music: Annual Winter Concert

Sunday, December 4, 2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Edingurgh Ballroom, The Malcolm Hotel

The Valley Winds Music Association presents its annual Winter Concert Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022, at The Malcolm Hotel, Spring Creek, Canmore. Featuring: Choir CHORDillera, Men of the Mountains, Concert Band, Jazz Band Tickets in Advance: $25. Tickets at the Door...

Karaoke Night at The Drake

Monday, December 5, 2022 at 10:00pm - 10:30pm

The Drake PUb

Every Monday night from 10:00pm - 2:00am is Karaoke Night.

$9 Pizzas at The Mineshaft Tavern on Wednesdays

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy $9 Pizzas every Wednesday at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Wing Night at The Drake

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at 4:00pm - 11:30pm

The Drake Pub

Wednesdays, starting at 4:00pm till closing, are Wing Night! Wings are $7.50 per lb with any drink purchase.

Handhelds for $13 at the Mineshaft Tavern Thursdays!

Thursday, December 8, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, or a Beef Dip for $13 on Thursdays at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Moutain Made Market: December

December 9, 2022 - December 10, 2022

Canmore Civic Center

Mountain Made Market is a community market that features Bow Valley local artisans & crafters. This December market is perfect for holiday shopping.

Fish & Chips Fridays at The Mineshaft Tavern

Friday, December 9, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Get $12 Fish & Chips on Fridays at the Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore. Add an Extra Piece for $6. Treat yourself!

The Spirits of Christmas Tasting Experience: Festival of Trees

Friday, December 9, 2022 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Malcolm Hotel

The Signature Tasting Event of the Festival of Trees at The Malcolm Hotel in Canmore. Taste a selection of fine wines, whiskeys, spirits and craft beers with curated hors d'oeuvres by Executive Chef Graham Smith.

Rockzilla: Live at The Drake Dec. 9 & 10

Friday, December 9, 2022 at 10:00pm - 2:00am

The Drake

Rockzilla is an Edmonton based 3 piece modern to popular rock band. Progressive in nature and eager to play at The Drake in Canmore.

Sat. Matinee with Steph O'Dette: Live Music

Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The Legendary Canmore Hotel

Enjoy an afternoon of Live Music with Steph O'Dette singing cool covers at the legendary Canmore Hotel, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022.

Kid's Holiday Extravaganza: Festival of Trees in Canmore, Alberta

Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 10:00am - 3:00pm

The Malcolm Hotel

As a part of the Festival of Trees at the Malcolm Hotel in Canmore, this is a festive day for kids of all ages with crafts, goodies, games, stories and more.

Karaoke Night at The Drake

Monday, December 12, 2022 at 10:00pm - 10:30pm

The Drake PUb

Every Monday night from 10:00pm - 2:00am is Karaoke Night.

$9 Pizzas at The Mineshaft Tavern on Wednesdays

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy $9 Pizzas every Wednesday at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Senior Christmas Tea: Festival of Trees in Canmore, Alberta

Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The Malcolm Hotel

A holiday reception for our seniors in the community with tea & tasty treats. Live entertainment & prizes will make it a festive occasion at The Malcolm Hotel.

Wing Night at The Drake

Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 4:00pm - 11:30pm

The Drake Pub

Wednesdays, starting at 4:00pm till closing, are Wing Night! Wings are $7.50 per lb with any drink purchase.

Handhelds for $13 at the Mineshaft Tavern Thursdays!

Thursday, December 15, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, or a Beef Dip for $13 on Thursdays at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Fish & Chips Fridays at The Mineshaft Tavern

Friday, December 16, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Get $12 Fish & Chips on Fridays at the Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore. Add an Extra Piece for $6. Treat yourself!

Friday Night Comedy: Jason Allen: artsPlace

Friday, December 16, 2022 at 7:30pm - 11:00pm

artsPlace

Join beloved local host Scott Dumas and headliner Jason Allen for a night of unstoppable laughs. Ticket Prices $25 / $21.25 members Presented by Blake Brewhouse and Distillery.

A Stoney Christmas: Live Performance: artsPlace

December 17, 2022 - December 18, 2022

artsPlace

Join the Smalleyes Family as they return to artsPlace to present their re-imagined Christmas tale featuring traditional Indigenous dance, song and storytelling. A Bow Valley holiday tradition that is perfect for the whole family!

Breakfast with Santa: Festival of Trees at the Malcolm Hotel

Sunday, December 18, 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Malcolm Hotel

Festival of Trees Buffet Breakfast with live entertainment, dancing and a visit from Santa. A classic event with holiday photo opportunities available. Happening Dec. 18, 2022. Get your tickets now for Canmore's holiday events.

Jazzy Big Band Christmas at the Canmore Legion

Monday, December 19, 2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Canmore Legion

The Valley Winds Music Association presents a Jazzy Big Band Christmas, a fundraising event and holiday celebration. Saturday, December 17, 2022, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Canmore Legion Admission with a non-perishable food donation for the Bow Valley Food Bank...

Karaoke Night at The Drake

Monday, December 19, 2022 at 10:00pm - 10:30pm

The Drake PUb

Every Monday night from 10:00pm - 2:00am is Karaoke Night.

$9 Pizzas at The Mineshaft Tavern on Wednesdays

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy $9 Pizzas every Wednesday at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Wing Night at The Drake

Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at 4:00pm - 11:30pm

The Drake Pub

Wednesdays, starting at 4:00pm till closing, are Wing Night! Wings are $7.50 per lb with any drink purchase.

Handhelds for $13 at the Mineshaft Tavern Thursdays!

Thursday, December 22, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, or a Beef Dip for $13 on Thursdays at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Fish & Chips Fridays at The Mineshaft Tavern

Friday, December 23, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Get $12 Fish & Chips on Fridays at the Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore. Add an Extra Piece for $6. Treat yourself!

Karaoke Night at The Drake

Monday, December 26, 2022 at 10:00pm - 10:30pm

The Drake PUb

Every Monday night from 10:00pm - 2:00am is Karaoke Night.

$9 Pizzas at The Mineshaft Tavern on Wednesdays

Wednesday, December 28, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy $9 Pizzas every Wednesday at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Wing Night at The Drake

Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at 4:00pm - 11:30pm

The Drake Pub

Wednesdays, starting at 4:00pm till closing, are Wing Night! Wings are $7.50 per lb with any drink purchase.

Handhelds for $13 at the Mineshaft Tavern Thursdays!

Thursday, December 29, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Enjoy Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, or a Beef Dip for $13 on Thursdays at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore.

Pasta Thursday's at Stoney's Bar & Grill

Thursday, December 29, 2022 at 11:30am - 8:00pm

Stoney's Bar & Grill at Silvertip Resort

Stoney’s Bar and Grill has debuted an im-pasta-bly great deal for you, every Thursday in January! Join us at Silvertip for our chef-selected and Italian inspired, weekly pasta special. Served with a glass of 9 oz wine, hand-picked to pair...

Fish & Chips Fridays at The Mineshaft Tavern

Friday, December 30, 2022

The Mineshaft Tavern

Get $12 Fish & Chips on Fridays at the Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore. Add an Extra Piece for $6. Treat yourself!

New Year's Eve 2022 at Sandtraps: Canmore Golf & Curling Club

Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Canmore Golf and Curling Club

NYE 1pm to 5pm, join us for Happy Appy hour(s), with drink and appetizers specials all afternoon! Might be some football games on tv, too.

One More Silver Dollar: Live Music at Mineshaft Tavern NYE

Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 2:00pm - 6:00pm

The Mineshaft Tavern

Get an early jump on ringing in the New Year with the One More Silver Dollar Band at The Mineshaft Tavern in Spring Creek, Canmore. They'll be playing the music of the The Allman Brothers and Friends.

New Year's Eve in the Bow Valley

Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Canmore Recreation Center and Millenium Park

Ring it in at the Rink!- This year the Town of Canmore is excited to host a full-slate of all-ages free activities at the Canmore Recreation Centre as well as fireworks at Millenium Park at 8:00pm. Come to Rec Centre...

New Year's Eve Prohibition Gala at The Malcolm Hotel

Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 6:00pm - 11:30pm

The Malcolm Hotel in Spring Creek

Ring in the new year with swagger and style at The Malcolm. Our annual NYE bash will transport you back to the prohibition era, were the speakeasy, and secret knocks reign supreme. Get your tickets before they sell out! Welcome...

New Year's Eve Party at The Drake

Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 7:00pm - 11:30pm

The Drake

Ring in 2023 at The Drake Pub with Rockzilla taking the main stage.... Party favors, Midnight Balloon Drop, Drink Specials! 3 Course Dinner Option Available $80 for Dinner and Party or $40 for just the Party Get your tickets now...