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Road Warrior: The Boler has enjoyed 50 years of bringing up the rear

Last June, I reluctantly agreed to go with my sister and have a look at a 1979 Boler. We had long been scheming and dreaming about buying an adventure vehicle, and liked the humble Boler, an egg-shaped trailer with Canadian roots. 2,376 more words


Our Town: Riding the rails in your neighbour's backyard

If you’re looking for answers as to why a fellow might continue to play with trains long (long) after his peers have stopped, retiree Ricky Lee can give you several. 483 more words


Gallery: Your backyard summer getaway would be perfect with these items

It’s time to finally put away your heavy leather bag and long pants. Add a beachy touch to your wardrobe, even if your only getaway is to the backyard. 429 more words


5 things to do this weekend in Calgary, May 25-27

The Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival celebrates 20 years, while Hidden Gems Film Festival hits its own double-digit milestone.

Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival at The Plaza Theatre (Opening Friday, May 25) 544 more words


5 facts about the East Town Get Down

International Avenue gets musical for a one-day, eight-venue, six-block party.

All the Keys East Town Get Down is the brainchild of the Major Minor Music Project, who have been hosting all-ages concerts at atypical venues like axe throwing centres, mini-golf courses, bowling alleys and trampoline parks. 359 more words


5 family-friendly things to do this weekend

Calgary International Children’s Festival, until Saturday, May 26, various venues

The annual kiddie centric blowout is upon us. Venues in and around Arts Commons will resound with screams of laughter and gentle admonishments (don’t kick the seat in front of you, don’t be mean to your brother/sister/classmate). 393 more words


5 Live Sounds: Calgary concerts you won't want to miss in the week ahead, May 25-31

Peter & The Wolves are Howlin’ and Prowlin’, while Best of Calgary teases its best festival.

Friday: Peter & The Wolves album release, with The Dice Cubes… 279 more words