What's New

  • This Wednesday, our team will be at Fort Calgary selling DISCOUNTED TICKETS, handing out brochures and answering questions about the festival.

    On July 1st, the Fort Calgary site comes alive with free family activities, including live entertainment, a show-and-shine car show, children's crafts and petting zoo and intercultural sharing opportunities with Indigenous artisans.

    While tickets are currently $15.00 for one of the first four nights and $20.00 for the Finale, we will be selling tickets at our Holiday Prices!

    General Admission tickets will be sold for $7.50 (night specific), Finale tickets will be $15.00 and a four-pack of tickets (each of the first four nights) will be $25.00.

    Free admission to children 5 and under when accompanied by an adult.

    *Tickets prices do not include GST

  • GlobalFest is proud to welcome back London Drugs as an Official Sponsor for the fifth year in a row! Festival tickets are now available at all London Drugs locations in Alberta. Get your Tickets now and come be a part of this year’s festivities at Elliston Park for the OneWorld and Trico Homes International Fireworks Festivals!

    Early Bird General Admission tickets (night specific) are $12.50. After June 27, General Admission tickets will be $15.00 until August 1, and $20.00 at the gate.  

    Find the London Drugs location nearest to you here: http://ow.ly/O5wm7

  • The Human Rights Forum is a lunch hour series running from August 17-21 at the Calgary Public Library. It is free and open to the public, including a free lunch for the first 100 patrons.

    Topics this year include:

    Radicalization: A Global Crisis, National Challenge and Local Impact

    Role of the Temporary Foreign Workers in Canadian Workplace

    Cultural Healing: Reconnecting with Lost Heritage

    Canadian Indian Residential Schools Act: 2015 - A Year of Reconciliation

    Freedom of Speech: When does Freedom of Speech Become a Hate Crime?

    Intergenerational Transfer of Collective Trauma

    For more information about the event, speakers, moderators, and the Human Rights Forum Breakfast, click here:http://www.globalfest.ca/human-rights-forum.html

  • GlobalFest is now accepting online volunteer applications! We are looking for new and returning volunteers to help with GlobalFest at Elliston Park. Volunteers will be able to contribute to their community while enjoying the sights and sounds of the festival. The application can be found under the Participate tab at the top of the page.

    Benefits of volunteering include:

    Free festival t-shirt

    Free parking

    Complimentary snacks and beverages

    Site pass for all 5 nights of the festival

    Volunteer appreciation celebration

    The opportunity to be a part of “Alberta’s Most Explosive Festival!”

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