What's New

  • GlobalFest will be selling discounted tickets at multiple locations over the next few weeks leading up to the OneWorld and Trico Homes International Fireworks Festivals. Find a location near you to meet our team, ask questions, and get your discounted GlobalFest tickets. General Admission tickets for the first four nights will be $7.50 + GST and finale tickets will be $15.00 + GST.

    You can find us at the following events:


    -Saturday, August 8, London Drugs - London Townsquare - 3545 32 Ave NE and First Calgary - 4701 130 Ave SE, 10 AM to 2 PM.

    -Sunday, August 9, Marda Gras Street Festival on 33 Ave near 21 St SW, 10 AM - 5 PM.

    -Tuesday, August 11 till Thursday, August 13, Stephen Avenue, 10:30 AM - 5 PM.

    -Wednesday, August 19, Stephen Avenue Summer Stage, Stephen Ave between Centre St and 1 St in downtown Calgary, 12 PM - 1 PM.

    -Saturday, August 22, Calgary Dragon Boat Race, 10 AM - 2 PM

    -Sunday, August 23, Calgary Dragon Boat Race, 10 AM - 2 PM

  • With time running out to buy your tickets, we are down to 9 tickets to the Human Rights Forum Breakfast.

    The Breakfast will be held in the Riverview 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 (A value of $40.00). 

    *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 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!”

Copyright © GlobalFest 2002-2015. All Rights Reserved.