Where to watch live music in Calgary this August

Here's where to find live music in Calgary throughout August

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The summer ain't over yet and Calgary continues to bring the heat when it comes to live music in the city.

From the 2022 CCMA Award-nominated act Alee at The Prairie Emporium with opener Ashley Ghostkeeper to rockers The Tea Party and One Bad Son at Grey Eagle Resort, here's where you can watch some fantastic live music throughout August.

The Tea Party & One Bad Son at Grey Eagle Resort and Casino (August 3)


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Head to the Grey Eagle Resort and Casino on Wednesday, August 3 for a great night of Canadian rock. Juno-nominated band The Tea Party will be joined by One Bad Son for what is guaranteed to be a great night.

Taste of Calgary (August 4-7)

Taste of Calgary brings an array of food and drinks vendors to one central spot from August 4-7. In addition to their culinary offerings, there will also be plenty of live music all weekend including acts like The Rondel Roberts Band, Natalie Inga, Flaysher and many more.

Head to the Taste of Calgary website for more information.

Altameda with Amy Nelson at The Ironwood (August 4)


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Canadian band Altameda are staking the stage at the Ironwood on Thursday August 4 along with Calgary-based alt-country artist Amy Nelson. Come soak up the tunes...and the air conditioning!

Alee Live at The Prairie Emporium with Ashley Ghostkeeper (August 5)

It's been a minute since the award-winning country artist Alee has performed in Alberta, but she'll be doing just that at The Prairie Emporium on August 5 with special guest Ashley Ghostkeeper.

Head to Showpass to grab tickets.

Rosebud Summer Concert Series (August 6)

The Rosebud Concert Series will take place every Saturday throughout the month beginning on August 6. Acts include Mariel Buckley, Joe Vickers, John Wort Hannam and more, so plan for a little road trip for some great tunes.

Sundays in C-Square East Village presented by Studio Bell (August 7, 14, 21, 28)

Studio Bell brings live music to C-Square in East Village. Every Sunday, from 1-4 p.m.

Head to the East Village to catch performances by a variety of amazing acts like Kate Stevens, Dueling Piano Kings featuring Kayla Williams, and Saskatoon's The Steadies.

Big Rock Brewery Barn Burner (August 27)

Big Rock Brewery always-epic Barn Burner event will make its triumphant return on August 27. The concert headliners includes celebrated Canadian acts Yukon Blonde and The Zolas along with special guests.

Grab your tickets for a lively night of craft beer and live music.

The Free Label at the King Eddy (August 27)

Alt-pop band The Free Label are bringing the party to The King Eddy on August 27.

If you've never seen The Free Label before, get ready for a show! The six-piece band comes from Toronto with a 70s and 80s funk-soul sound, and it is truly a show that you don’t want to miss.

Blue Jay Sessions: Pride Edition (August 27)

Celebrate the first Saturday of the 2022 Calgary Pride season at The Prairie Emporium with a special one-night edition of Blue Jay Sessions.

The night will feature three amazing queer musicians from Calgary (Melody Stang, ZENON and Hayden McHugh), who will share songs and stories in an intimate setting. Tickets available now via Showpass.