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Great Performances for you to enjoy on Stephen Avenue!

Calgarians are invited to experience the sights and sounds of live street performances weekdays along Stephen Avenue with Stephen Avenue Live. Stephen Avenue Live supports local performers and the vibrancy they contribute to Calgary’s downtown, with 6 Stages along Stephen Avenue and performances between 11am - 5pm.

Do you want to perform on Stephen Avenue?
To perform on Stephen Avenue, along with a busking permit from the City of Calgary, you will need to a permit from the Calgary Downtown Association.  To get a permit and become one of the Stephen Avenue Live trusted performers please set up a profile on Stagehand.  Once your profile is completed, including links to performances and social media handles, please select Stephen Avenue Live as the venue you would like to perform at.  

The Calgary Downtown Association and the City of Calgary are committed to supporting local performers while elevating Calgarians’ experience on Stephen Avenue