Getting Out

Spring 2023

Cure your spring fever with a large dose of local events!


Shamrock Shimmy

Saturday, March 11, 6 p.m. at Town & Country Centre

The Airdrie Food Bank’s annual Shamrock Shimmy fundraising dinner includes dinner, dancing and a live and silent auction, with all proceeds supporting the Airdrie Food Bank.

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Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra – Bohemian Brilliance

Saturday, March 11, 7:30 p.m. at Polaris Centre

Slavko Popovic, the Calgary Philharmonic’s first chair Clarinetist, performs the incredibly virtuosic 2nd clarinet concerto by Weber, paired with Dvorak’s 7th Symphony, one of the finest examples of the genre.

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Airdrie Horticultural Society and Airdrie Community Gardens

Thursday, March 14, 7 p.m. at Airdrie Agriculture Centre

Interested in having a community garden plot or joining the Horticultrual Society? Then this free introductory meeting is for you!

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Airdrie Rotary Festival of Performing Arts

Showcase Concert: Saturday, April 1, 7 p.m. at Polaris Centre for the Performing Arts

The Airdrie Rotary Festival of Performing Arts (March 20-30) promotes the appreciation of music and speech arts by organizing and operating an annual festival that encourages amateur performers and students to participate and perform in a non-competitive environment.

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Airdrie Farmers Market

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., at Town & Country Centre

Shop local makers, bakers and more at the Spring Fling. Admission is a donation to the Airdrie Food Bank.

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Boys & Girls Club of Airdrie Spring Market

Saturday, April 22 & Sunday, April 23, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., 200 East Lake Crescent

Whether you’re shopping for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, or just for fun, you’ll find it here while supporting the BGC. Admission $2, children under 12 free.

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Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra – Horns, Horns, Horns

Sunday, April 23, 3 p.m. at Polaris Centre

How many French horns can fit on one stage? 4? 8? 12? What a glorious sound! This one is a matinee, so be sure to bring the whole family!”

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Amazing Airdrie Women Awards

Thursday, April 27, 7:30 p.m. at Bert Church Live Theatre

Come celebrate the accomplishments of this exceptional group of ladies as featured on pages 70-86 in this issue of airdrielife magazine. Includes prosecco reception and dessert intermission, with $10 from every ticket donated to Airdrie P.O.W.E.R.

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Know Where to Turn

Sunday, May 7, 9 a.m. at Ed Eggerer Park

Airdrie’s Run to End Family Violence combines raising awareness of local resources for individuals and families impacted by family violence with raising much-needed funds to support the frontline services provided at Community Links. The event offers professionally-timed 5K, 10K, and half marathon options and a kids’ race. To volunteer, message

To register, visit: Running Room Online Event Registration


Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra – Chopin & Beethoven

Saturday, May 13, 7:30 p.m. at Polaris Centre

This concert features the Grand Prize Winner of the Canadian Music Competition, Stephen Nguyen, performing Chopin’s first concerto, plus Beethoven’s 7th Symphony, a bright and cheerful perennial favourite.

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Looking for more local events? Visit our online event calendar often for current events.