The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

Arts and Entertainment

Every fall, a new young woman is crowned the Calgary Stampede First Nations Princess. On Sept. 22, Cieran Starlight of Tsuut’ina First Nation took the stage at Enmax Park alongside six other young women who competed to take her place. During her last day as princess, Starlight attended the fall fair to perform traditional dances.

Sneaker collecting has seen steady growth over the last few years, having gone from being viewed as a niche hobby to becoming a global market. Collectors (or “sneakerheads,” in colloquial terms) have invested themselves into their passion due to the unmistakable impact of Nike, Adidas, Jordan and many other shoe brands. 

Video games are changing as rapidly as our reliance on them, serving functions that go well beyond entertainment and escapism.

Arts and science don’t always work together, but three Calgary-based artists are using their talents to tackle environmental issues.