Experience your favourite music in a new light at these sensational Candlelight concerts in Calgary at magical locations. The Candlelight series invites everyone to relive the greatest works of classical and modern-day music, from Vivaldi to ABBA, in an intimate atmosphere.
A whole host of Candlelight concerts are coming to some very unique venues in Calgary including The Hangar Flight Museum and The Lantern Community Church. In a space lit only by the glow of hundreds of flickering candles, you will discover sides to great songs you never knew were there.
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Featured Candlelight concerts
A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac at Grace Presbyterian Church
Calgary will get witchy this spring as the tribute to the British-American pop rock band comes to town. You can expect to hear some of Fleetwood Mac’s biggest hits, like “Dreams”, “Gypsy” and “Landslide” performed by an incredibly talented piano and violin duo.
They’ve sold around 120 million records worldwide and are known for their groovy music and Stevie Nicks’ heavenly vocals. All 70’s fans out there can take their boho clothes for a spin and channel their inner Stevie Nicks at Grace Presbyterian Church. Located in Calgary’s Beltline neighbourhood, the stunning church offers the perfect backdrop to intimate concerts, bringing to life Fleetwood Mac’s dreamy and folky tunes.
Jazz Special ft. Frank Sinatra, Michael Bublé and More
The stunning Meadow Muse will be flooded by a sea of flickering candles this spring, as Candlelight pays tribute to swing and jazz legends Frank Sinatra, Norah Jones, Miles Davies, Michael Bublé and more. Their warm and soulful melodies have enchanted generations and continue to give audiences a feeling of nostalgia.
The highly talented Calgary Jazz Quartet will perform reimagined renditions of some of the most iconic songs in jazz and swing history. There’s no better way to spend the evening than listening to heart-warming and jazzy tunes at a beautiful location.
Favourite Anime Themes at The Hangar Flight Museum
Anime soundtracks often have emotionally charged music that complements the story and characters. They can be particularly effective at creating a sense of nostalgia and wistfulness. This year, you can relive some of these iconic scores at the Hangar Flight Museum, as the talented Listeso String Quartet takes to the stage.
Surrounded by a bright sea of candles, you’ll get to listen to themes from some of your favourite anime, including Death Note, Dragon Ball, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, a Studio Ghibli Medley, and many more. Just sit back, listen to uplifting music and take in the beautiful backdrop of flickering candles.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Calgary
The Candlelight series has been met by countless 5-star reviews since arriving in Calgary. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“The Candlelight Abba evening exceeded our expectations. The intimate setting, and incredible music made for a perfect evening. Would highly recommend!” — A Tribute to ABBA
“What a fantastic show!! My entire family loved it and will be back to watch again. :)” — A Tribute to ABBA
“Wonderful experience, right amount of time for the concert and great environment! We loved it!!!” — A Tribute to Coldplay
“Wonderful performances and stunning atmosphere.” — Mozart, Bach, and Timeless Composers
“It was an amazing attitude. Musicians are incredibly talented. Great venue , beautiful music.” — Jazz Special ft. Frank Sinatra, Michael Bublé and More
After making the rounds around the biggest cities in the world, Candlelight has come to charm audiences in Calgary with a series of twinkling concerts. There’s something to suit everyone, from tributes to legendary bands and pop icons, to classical music’s most recognizable melodies.
The series takes place twice each night with two back to back 60-65 minute performances. Doors will open 30 minutes prior to each show.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.