What's New

  • Have you bought your 2015 GlobalFest tickets yet? This Saturday is your last opportunity to buy them at the Limited Time Offer price. Currently, you can get a ticket for only $10.00 per person to see China, Philippines, Spain, or USA. Finale tickets are $20.00. This Sunday, tickets will go up to $12.50 per ticket.

    Each ticket gets you into the festival where you can enjoy amazing food, cultural pavilions, Children’s Village, the fireworks, and everything else GlobalFest has to offer.

    Tickets can be purchased at all Calgary Coop Customer Service Offices, Marlborough Mall, and online here: www.globalfest.eventswoop.ca

    *Prices do not include GST

  • Come down to Calgary's beautiful 4th Street Lilac Festival! This is the beginning of the festival season and GlobalFest will be there from 10:00AM – 6:00PM.

    Come and buy tickets for China, Philippines, Spain or USA for only $7.50. Finale tickets will also be available for only $15. We will also be offering 4-packs of tickets which include a ticket to each of the first 4 nights for $25.00.

    We will also be answering any questions about the festival you may have, handing out flyers, and our Volunteer Coordinator will be there to talk to anyone interested in participating.

    If you are going to be in the area, stop by and say hi. We can't wait to meet you!

    *Prices do not include GST

  • 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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