6 Things to Do in Calgary, Alberta If You Love Beer
Whether you’re looking for things to do in Calgary with your best friend or looking for some Calgary date ideas, if you and your partner in crime love beer, you have to check out these places together!
By The Beer Community on Jul. 21, 2019
Finding things to do in Calgary can sometimes be a little tough. If you’re a beer lover who’s looking to spice it up a little and want to incorporate some fun activities into your beer drinking, we’ve got the list for you. We found the perfect Calgary activities to do with your friends if you love beer.
Things to Do in Calgary, Alberta:
6 Activities in Calgary to Try If You Love Beer
Visiting the Inglewood area in Calgary, Alberta– you need to check out some of these amazing breweries. Take a walking tour and try out some of our recommended beers! Click here to check out the Inglewood Brewery Walking Tour Map.
Enjoy a beer and a board game at one of Calgary’s Board Game Cafes!
Ah, our two favourite “Bs”: Beer and Boardgames. If you haven’t visited a board game cafe, you haven’t lived. YYC has a few great board game cafes and coffeehouses, and they aren’t just limited to just coffee! Many of them offer beer, wine and spirits for you to enjoy while your buddy beats you at UNO! …again. Take it from us, Drunk Jenga is something everyone needs to experience. Even if you totally suck, you can just blame it on the alcohol.
Hexagon Cafe serves beer and wine and offers happy hour & $5 glasses of wine every day until 6pm!
Have a massive black light nerf war in the biggest arena in Western Canada
If you like your beer served with a side of physical activity, visit Thundrdome Amusements on the last Wednesday of every month! Thundrdome hosts an Adults Night that lets you enjoy activities like nerf wars, bubble soccer, combat archery and more and you can enjoy a beer while you’re at it.
Kick ass at your favourite arcade games at Revival Brewcade!
A brewery + an arcade? That has to be what heaven is like. Revival Brewcade is Calgary’s first craft brewery arcade. It’s a 4BBL nano brewery and retro arcade filled with arcade and board games – which is pretty much every beer geeks’ fantasy land. It’s the perfect place to try some of Calgary’s local craft beer while also having a great time with your buds.
Visit Adults Night at TELUS Spark Science Centre
If you and your buddies are both science nerds and beer geeks – then you need to hit up Telus Spark’s Adult’s Nights! Enjoy the Science Centre’s private night exclusive to Adults while sipping on your favourite brews from local craft breweries. Telus Spark offers Adult’s Nights every month from 6-10pm.
Attend a local beer event in Calgary
If you’re looking for some cool events to kick it and enjoy your hops, check out the events page to find “local beer events near me”.
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