Our Summer 2018 Downtown Through the Decades program will highlight the amazing history of downtown Calgary!
Calgary has a rich and storied history, from cowboys to Caesars. This summer, we'll be highlighting some of the coolest people, places and events in downtown Calgary history through our Downtown Through the Decades program.
Every Saturday afternoon from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., head down to the Stephen Avenue Stage and enjoy some of the music from the highlighted era! In addition, we'll be publishing blogs discussing Calgary's history - people, places and events - of that era.
1930s Calgary - Music and Modernization
1930s Calgary - The Royal Tour
1950s Calgary - Royals, Rats, and Railways
1960s Calgary - Hail Caesar
1960s Calgary - The Tower Rises
1970s Calgary - The King George Hotel, a Landmark Lost
1970s Calgary - The Growth of Downtown
1980's Calgary - The '88 Olympic Legacy
1990s Calgary - Preserving City Hall's History
2000's Calgary - YYC in Y2K
2010's Calgary - Feirce Flooding and the Purple Revolution