Music on the Avenue

A. East Town Get Down Crowd and Band

International Avenue is chock full of great musicians and performance venues!

From Bluegrass to Afro-Beat to Punk Rock, we've got your musical tastes covered.

To celebrate the musical culture of East Calgary, we founded the East Town Get Down independent music festival.

And planning for the 2021 edition is underway - check out the website for more info!


Music Venues on the Avenue

Border Crossing Pub

Located at the heart of Forest Lawn, the Border Crossing is proud to offer live music with genres for every taste.

1814 36 St SE


County Line Saloon

One of the few true country bars left in Calgary, County Line has hosted some of the best local country talent around.

1825 50 St SE


Big Al's Bar & Grill

A great neighbourhood bar & grill featuring fantastic food, sports viewing, pool, and live music on weekends.

1915 31 St SE


EC Fusion & Lounge

Ethiopian Canadian cuisine, lounge and live music venue all rolled into one.

207 4909 17 Ave SE



Pacific Hut

A delicious Filipino stop which offers both a DJ and live music on the weekends.

3223 17 Ave SE


The Spot Pub & Grill

Home of the infamous Forest Lawn Burger, it's a great neighbourhood stop with live music on the weekends.

4408 17 Ave SE



the spot