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Canmore Events & Festivals

Find out all the Things to Do in Canmore Alberta! Know what restaurant has a special tonight. Check out our Calendar of Events! Canmore hosts many local events that are of interest to both the vacation traveler and the local community. There is always something to do in this Rocky Mountain town. 

March 2023

Something About Crucifixion by Krissya Iraheta

February 16, 2023 - March 16, 2023

artsPlace Canmore

Something About Crucifixion explores themes of religious, sexual, and bodily trauma through the use of pop-surrealist inspired imagery. Balancing delicate techniques with visceral outcomes, Iraheta’s work is a raw, explicit embodiment of generational trauma.

IBU Cup Biathlon 2023 Canmore: Canmore Nordic Centre

February 20, 2023 - March 4, 2023

Canmore Nordic Centre

Biathlon is an Olympic sport combining cross-country skiing & precision rifle shooting. The IBU Cup Biathlon 2023 Canmore is happening at the Canmore Nordic Center from Feb. 20 - Mar 4, 2023. For details and the full event schedule, Click Here.

Happy Hour All Day at Silvertip Resort

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at 11:30am - 8:00pm

Stoney's Bar & Grill at Silvertip Resort

Happy Hour—ALL DAY Happy Hour at Stoney’s Bar and Grill at Silvertip Resort! Good food, good drinks, in good company, at Happy Hour Prices! Join us every; Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, for all day food and drink specials! $5 for...

Happy Hour All Day at Silvertip Resort

Thursday, March 2, 2023 at 11:30am - 8:00pm

Stoney's Bar & Grill at Silvertip Resort

Happy Hour—ALL DAY Happy Hour at Stoney’s Bar and Grill at Silvertip Resort! Good food, good drinks, in good company, at Happy Hour Prices! Join us every; Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, for all day food and drink specials! $5 for...

Northern Quarter: LIVE Music at The Drake

March 3, 2023 - March 4, 2023

The Drake Pub

Live on the Main Stage✨️NORTHERN QUARTER✨️This Fri - Sat!! March 3rd & 4th, 10pm - 2amPop on by this weekend and witness some musical magic with Northern Quarter.

Lafayette String Quartet

Friday, March 3, 2023 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm

artsPlace Canmore

It is a great privilege for artsPlace to present two varying concerts by the renowned Lafayette String Quartet in the months prior to their retirement in August 2023. Concert # 2 will feature: Shostakovich: String quartet no 4 Vivian Fung...

JigJam Live Music - Folk

Friday, March 3, 2023 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm

artsPlace Canmore

“Here’s an Irish band that’s going to impact the world as hard as Clancy Brothers or U2 if they get only half a chance.” - MIDWEST RECORDS

Guided Hike: Explore Chester Lake: Kananaskis

Saturday, March 4, 2023

Chester Lake

You're invited to explore Chester Lake, nestled below Mount Chester. Our adventure takes us to a forested trail that leads to an alpine meadow and the lake below Mount Chester. This 9.7km round trip hike with 424m of elevation gain...

Canmore For Ukraine Charity Event

Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 5:30pm - 10:00pm

The Opera House

Come show your support for Ukraine and Ukrainian refugees in the Bow Valley, March 4 at the Canmore Opera House. Appetizers, desserts, LIVE entertainment, guest speakers, raffles, auctions, and more!! Purchase tickets by sending an e-transfer to [email protected] an mention...

Guided Hike at Rummel Lake: Snowshoe Kananaskis

Sunday, March 5, 2023

Rummel Lake

Calling all snowshoers who want a challenge! On March 5th, Lucinda is hosting a guided intermediate snowshoe hike at Rummel Lake. If you have always been interested in challenging your snowshoe skills and abilities but were a little bit nervous...

Tartan Day: A Scottish Celebration

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Canmore Miner's Union Hall

Let's get together! Come for a celebration of Scottish heritage & culture with LIVE music from Cabot's Crossing. PICK YOUR TARTAN FOR THIS BONNIE DAY! Whether it's a scarf, a hat, a purse or bag, a skirt, a blanket, a...

The New Soul Duo: LIVE Music

March 10, 2023 - March 11, 2023

The Drake Pub

✨️NEW SOUL DUO✨️ Live on the Main Stage at The Drake Pub This Fri - Sat!!! MAR 10- 11th, 10pm - 2am. Come party down with New Soul Duo at for some upbeat party covers this weekend!

Spring Fling at Silvertip Resort

Saturday, March 11, 2023 at 6:00pm - 11:30pm

The Pavilion at Silvertip Resort

Get ready to welcome warmer temperatures and celebrate the arrival of spring at Silvertip Resort’s first annual Spring Fling. A night of community, great food, amazing people, and, of course, dancing! On Saturday, March 11th, you are invited to the...

Mother's Day Brunch at Silvertip Resort

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Silvertip Resort

On May 14th, treat your mom to a luxurious Mother’s Day Brunch at Silvertip Resort, nestled within the Rocky Mountains. Celebrate the most special woman in your life with an unforgettable culinary experience that will make her feel pampered and...

Burlesque & Cabaret Show

Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 8:00pm - 11:30pm

The Canmore Hotel

Miss Candy's Class Act Cabaret Show at The Canmore Hotel. Wed., March 15, 2023 at 8pm. Come see talented girls perform in the classic art of burlesque! Performances by Madam Lou, Little Red Fred, Miss Candy, Pinky, and more! Musical...

Saint Patrick's Day Party at The Drake

Friday, March 17, 2023

The Drake Pub

What sort of Shennanigans are getting up to for St. Patrick's Day? The Drake Pub's St. Patrick's Day Party is Friday, March 17th featuring Matt Beatty and In/Vertigo for a full night of great LIVE performances! There will be Beef...

St. Patrick's Day at Stoney's Bar & Grill

Friday, March 17, 2023 at 11:00am - 8:00pm

Stoney's Bar & Grill

Join us at Stoney's Bar and Grill this St. Patrick's Day from 11:00am - 8:00pm for a shenanigan-filled celebration! Our special St. Paddy's Day deal will have you feeling lucky, as we're offering a mouthwatering burger and a frothy Guinness...

Saint Patrick's Day: Canmore Golf & Curling Club

Friday, March 17, 2023 at 11:00am - 9:00pm

Sandtraps at The Canmore Golf & Curling Club

Sandtraps at the Canmore Golf & Curling Club has a St. Patricks Day menu that features green drinks and great Irish food March 17, 2023. Guiness and Green Beer all day!

St. Patrick's Day at The Georgetown Inn

Friday, March 17, 2023 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Georgetown Inn

St. Patrick's Day at The Georgetown Inn involves an Irish themed dinner with the Guiness flowing! There will be live music from 6-8:00 pm, March 17th, 2023.

Friday Night Comedy: Mike Dambra at artsPlace

Friday, March 17, 2023 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm

artsPlace Canmore

Mike Dambra has been a comedy staple across the United States and Canada. Known as the smart-ass king of comedy, Mike comes armed with the ability to adapt to, and interact with any audience. Mike's interactive style has earned him...

CAMBA PALOOZA: A Winter Fat Bike Festival

Saturday, March 18, 2023

Canmore Nordic Centre

CAMBA's first winter fat biking festival CAMBA PALOOSA Saturday March 18, 2023 at the Canmore Nordic Centre. A Family-Friendly winter festival with fat bikes, snow dogs, and seasonal activities. More details to come soon!

LIVE Concert & Art Show: Jyn San Miguel: artsPlace

Saturday, March 18, 2023 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm

artsPlace, Canmore

Jyn San Miguel, a Bow Valley local also known as the Filipino-Canadian Balladeer, celebrates his heritage by singing Filipino and Western ballads at a concert hosted by Canmore artsPlace. Come toa night of creativity as he reveals his paintings and...

Earth Talks: Our Plate & The Planet

Monday, March 20, 2023 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Canmore Public Library

The Earth Talks Series continues! Join Dawn Byford, C.H.N.C., Plant-Based Cook, PBNC Nutrition Professional, at the Canmore Public Library for her presentation Our Plate and the Planet - an hour of delicious discussion highlighting the power of our plates and...

Jesse Roads: LIVE Music at The Drake

March 24, 2023 - March 25, 2023

The Drake Pub

Get Rocked with Jesse Roads LIVE on the main stage at The Drake both Friday and Saturday night starting at 10:00pm. There's dancing, drink specials, a games lounge, and good times!

Celebrate King Malcolm's Birthday at The Malcolm Hotel

Sunday, March 26, 2023 at 4:00pm - 6:00pm

The Malcolm Hotel

Join The Malcolm Hotel to celebrate King Malcolm's Birthday in style! Enjoy complimentary prosecco and snacks in the lobby from 4:00 - 6:00pm. It'll be an unforgettable celebration you won't want to miss!

Small Glories ~ LIVE Folk at artsPlace, Canmore

Sunday, March 26, 2023 at 7:30pm - 10:00pm

artsPlace, Canmore

Returning to Canmore, roots powerhouse duo, The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies. Their material is welcoming in terms of subject, folk-pop melody and instrumentation - songs of love...

Matt Beatty & the Hot Tamales: LIVE Music

March 31, 2023 - April 1, 2023

The Drake

Live on the Main Stage at The Drake: MATT BEATTY & THE HOT TAMALES! This FrI - Sat Mar 31st - Apr 1st 10pm - 2am. Come party down with Matt Beatty at The Drake this Weekend!

Mr. Bird: LIVE Music at The Mineshaft Tavern

Friday, March 31, 2023 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Mineshaft Tavern

Wayfaring and whimsical, weaving stories into melodies, in his own bluesy/folk, foot-tapping style. Mister Bird highlights the magic of the wild & the subtle miracles of everyday. Recognized for his heart moving performances, and his powerful & oh so gentle...