Events This Week
Banff Ekiden Relay Race
Saturday, October 1910 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
This five-person relay race is held in Banff with all legs of the relay starting and finishing at the Cave & Basin. An overall distance of 42.2 km, with leg distances varying from 5 km to 11.5 km. Learn more at bethereraces.com.
Banff Avenue Block Party
Friday, October 256 – 10 p.m.
Come down and enjoy the beer gardens, live entertainment with The Ramblin Hey Ho Has and The Three Sisters Brothers, and other special surprises from 6 – 10 p.m. Area businesses will set up special mountain culture-themed activities, games, product demos, and more.
Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival
October 26 – November 3
Don’t miss nine epic days filled with stories of remote journeys, ground-breaking expeditions, and cutting-edge adventures told through the eyes of adventurers, authors, photographers, and filmmakers from around the globe. Visit banffcentre.ca for more.
Canadian Citizenship Information Session
Tuesday, October 22
1 – 4 p.m.
This free session is for Permanent Residents of Canada who are interested in becoming Canadian Citizens. This session takes place at Banff Town Hall. Registration is required, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 403.762.1144. Free childcare and transportation available upon request.
Living in Canada as a Permanent Resident Session
Wednesday, October 30
6 – 9 p.m.
This is a free session for Permanent Residents or anyone who has already submitted a PR application. Learn about your rights and responsibilities, about no cost English Programs, health care in Canada, housing information, career opportunities and more! Session takes place at Banff Town Hall. Registration is required, contact: email@example.com or 403.762.1144. Free childcare and transportation available upon request.
Drop in Yin Yoga
7 – 8 p.m.
This class is for all ability levels. It features mostly traditional yin postures with some flow to help warm up our body. Whether it’s your first time or if you continue to deepen your practice, you will leave this class feeling relaxed and reconnected. All levels welcome. Yoga mats and props are available for use. Ages 16+ . $6.50. 101 Bear Street. Visit banff.ca/events for more.