What's New

  • The Breakfast will be held in the River Room at the International Hotel Calgary, located at 220 4th Avenue SW on Wednesday, August 19 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM. The event will feature Dr. Amy Bombay speaking on “Intergenerational Transfer of Collective Trauma.”

    Tickets are currently $45.00* and includes a breakfast buffet, an hour long presentation by Dr. Amy Bombay and two complimentary General Admission tickets to GlobalFest’s Spain night on Tuesday, August 25. 

    *Prices do not inlcude GST.

    Make sure you get your tickets while quantities last!

    For more information about the Human Rights Forum and Breakfast CLICK HERE.

    To buy your Human Rights Forum Breakfast tickets CLICK HERE.


  • 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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