Welcome to Calgary's Music Mile!

It’s a mile – a Music Mile - from Studio Bell to the Blues Can on 9th Avenue SE!

The coolest stretch of live music in Calgary connects two of our best-loved and most walkable neighbourhoods, Inglewood and East Village. Here you’ll find a growing energy of talented musicians building community around top-notch, accessible, live entertainment every day and night, year-round, in over 20 live music venues.

 

Walking this mile-long streetscape and blocks nearby, your senses are amplified as you feel the trendy and soulful vibe of homegrown music venues sprinkled amongst celebrated restaurants, shops, galleries, green spaces and event sites.

 

Explore Music Mile, where music and community come alive!
 

What's new?
 

The Rondel Roberts Band is excited to release new music at the end of 2021!

Playlist by The Rondel Roberts Band

Alright by Jared Daniel
All I Want by Joni Mitchell
Sprung by Tendavillage
Beautiful by Sargeant X Comrade 
Sleepless Nights by Dinner Party

East Village Activities

 

When you're visiting East Village, make sure to check out (Art)ios - a beautiful combination of Art + Patios! CMLC has brought together six East Village restaurants and six artists to turn dining patios into art installations. You may want to patio hop and take in all six reimagined spaces!

To keep up to date on all activities in the East Village follow them @eastvillageyyc on Instagram and Twitter, and East Village Calgary on Facebook. Click here for their web calendar! (photo courtesy of Calgary Municipal Land Corporation)

JULY NEWSLETTER 

The Music Mile Newsletter features a different local artist and their favourite playlist every month. 

This month we are joined by The Rondel Roberts Band!

Known for their energetic live performances and eclectic brand of soul, The Rondel Roberts Band has long been a staple of the live music scene in Calgary. In 2020, with releasing music in mind, the band hooked up with veteran Producer Trey Mills. Collectively, they have all channeled their experience and diverse musical background to create groovy, feel-good, soulful music all with the band's uniquely organic sound. In February 2021, The Rondel Roberts Band released their first single “Its Gotta Be Me” a groovy, bright, and “dancey” ode to the old school love song. 

Also on the Mile

Songwriting Contest

Songwriting Contest

You have until July 20, get your entries in!

Busking on the Mile

Busking on the Mile

The King Eddy reopens!

The King Eddy reopens!

The King Eddy reopens with live tunes presented by NMC on July 1, along with a newly outfitted rooftop patio. The King Eddy Rooftop is an open-air sanctuary in the heart of the East Village for cold brews, street food-style bites, and live music. Both floors are amazing places to get your live music fix along the Mile!

ItIIt's not too late to watch the show!

It's not too late to watch the Eldersong video!

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Current Events

  • The Bounce
    Tue., Jun. 01
    Calgary
    Jun. 01, 2:00 p.m. – Aug. 29, 6:00 p.m.
    Calgary, East Village, Calgary, AB, Canada
    The Bounce is open to family fun and games, including ping pong tables, snakes and ladders and a basketball court. It's located at 4 Street and 8 Avenue SE.
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  • The Hive in East Village
    Sun., Jun. 06
    Calgary
    Jun. 06, 11:00 a.m. – Aug. 22, 2:00 p.m.
    Calgary, East Village, Calgary, AB T2G 0G1, Canada
    A collection of five beehives and thousands of bees are back in their urban home. Just west of the Simmons building along Riverwalk.
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  • (Art)ios in the East Village
    Thu., Jun. 17
    Calgary
    Jun. 17, 7:00 p.m. – Aug. 14, 11:00 p.m.
    Calgary, Simmons Building, 618 Confluence Way SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0G1, Canada
    Art + Patio = Artios!
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  • Music at the Blues Can!
    Wed., Jun. 23
    Calgary
    Jun. 23, 5:00 p.m. – Aug. 31, 9:00 p.m.
    Calgary, 1429 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0T4, Canada
    Live music on the patio at the Blues Can! Check out their website or follow the Blues Can on Facebook for more information.
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  • King Eddy's Rooftop Patio
    Thu., Jul. 01
    Calgary
    Jul. 01, 2:30 p.m. – Aug. 31, 9:10 p.m.
    Calgary, 438 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0R9, Canada
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  • Calgary Folk Music Festival's Summer Serenades
    Jul. 22, 6:00 p.m. – Jul. 28, 11:00 p.m.
    Calgary, 698 Eau Claire Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P, Canada
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  • Servus Summer Classical Concert Series
    Jul. 31, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Calgary, 1520 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0T7, Canada
    Enjoy outdoor live music and stories on a Saturday morning.
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  • Calgary Songwriters' Festival
    Sat., Jul. 31
    Online Event
    Jul. 31, 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Online Event
    Join us for an afternoon of music featuring some of Calgary's best songwriters. The Calgary Songwriters' Festival 2021 is an exciting line-up of some of Calgary’s best songwriters.
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  • Car Free Sundays in Inglewood
    Sun., Aug. 01
    Calgary
    Aug. 01, 11:00 a.m. – Aug. 30, 5:00 p.m.
    Calgary, 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G, Canada
    Experience Inglewood with room to roam, with Car Free Sundays!
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  • TD Jazz YYC Summer Festival
    Thu., Aug. 19
    In person and online
    Aug. 19, 7:00 p.m. – Aug. 22, 11:00 p.m.
    In person and online
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