Justine Vandergift
August 14th

Mercury Audio
August 21st

Dominic Terry
August 28th

Kate Stevens
September 4th

Attn foodies! Meat smoking class coming up!



Sunday, July 25th

Menu includes:
Smoked Cauliflower Timbale, Brined Turkey Tenderloin,
Roasted Pineapple and more!


Presented by: Cuisine et Chateau

Pamper yourself!

Local and convenient, offering hair and
nail services!
Skribbles Hair Company

For everything you need!

Locally owned and operated, open daily
to serve you!
Joy’s Convenience Store

Fast and affordable!

Offering sales and repair service for your PC or mobile phone needs
PCMaster Pro


Best in the City!!

Big thanks to @avenuemagazine for naming Kensington the city’s Best Business Improvement Area (BIA) in 2022. Visit their link in bio for the full review. Special mentions were given to @theplazayyc and @thekensingtonpub. We love the shops and dwellers who call this neighourhood home – keep doing what you’re doing #kensingtonyyc.

Nov 12 – Dec 17

All donations will be delivered to the Veterans Food Bank.
Non-perishable food items only please!

Drop off your donations at any of our participating business:

Brooklyn Clothing Co.
Cobs Bakery
Deville Coffee
D’Orient Spa
Gummi Boutique
Hidden Gems
Indie Counter Culture
Kensington Dollar Store

Manana Imports
Oolong Tea Shop
Pet Planet
Scotia Bank
Sunnyside Natural Market
The Beehive
The Kensington Pub
The Mash
The Naked Leaf
Trapped Escape Room
Urban Cellars
Vine Styles

Shaye Zadravec
Nov 20th at Trapped/Plaza

Tory Russo (Stormy Rondo)
Nov 27th at Trapped / Plaza

Watch for our
Christmas in Kensington
events this Decenmber!

Telus presents
Christmas in Kensington!

Live music, sleigh rides, wandering Santa Clause, complimentary hot chocolate from Higher Ground and coffee from Deville.

Drop off a #KensingtonChristmasCard
in the orange mailbox behind Deville to win $1,000 in gift cards every Saturday (contest details available here).

Drop off your non-perishable food items at participating shops before Dec 17 for donation to the Calgary Veterans Food Bank (details below on this page).

Justine Vandergrift
Dec 18, 12:30-2:30 at Trapped/Plaza

Watch for our
Christmas in Kensington
events this Decenmber!

Pamper your pet!

Focussed on proper play etiquette and working with dogs to help them to really enjoy being groomed.
Brilliant Best Friends

Unique art!

Representing over 30 artists , including jewellery, beautifully designed handbags, travel items and furniture.
InGear Store

Grab a new look!

Favorite brands such as Lisbeth, Elk, Larissa Loden, Fool’s Gold & Pursuits, Levi’s
and many more.
Purr Fine Clothing & Accessories

Local and delicious!

Located in the heart of trendy Kensington, Osteria has been a fixture for the city’s authentic Italian culinary offerings for decades.
Osteria Chef’s Table

Get a fresh cut!

Whether you need a basic haircut, a buzzcut, a hair design, or a skin zero fade, The Urban Shave has you covered for all cuts, and all styles.
The Urban Shave

Chinook Blast in Kensington!
Feb 11-13

It’s time to embrace the winter, community and spread some #kensingtonlove. As part of Chinook Blast we have curated outdoor entertainment from Feb. 11-13, as well as other festivities planned throughout the month. Get ready for live music, carnival games, drag fashion shows, community fires, complimentary goodies, giveaways, $1,000 prizes, and more!

SEOUL CAFE// Kensington is the new home to Calgary’s first 2D Cafe. Pop by on April 13 for the hosting of its grand opening! We are so excited to welcome @seoulcafeyyc to our community. Seoul Cafe is located on 10 ST NW and has amazing sweet & savoury dishes and delicious drinks. 🤤 Check them out and tag us in your pics! 💙💚 #2Dcafeyyc #seoulcafeyyc #supportlocalyyc ...

URBAN CELLARS// If you are looking for a beautiful red or a crisp white, @urbancellarsyyc has a wide range of choices! You can build your own wine six-pack and receive 10% off. Choose from the amazing selection of spirits, seltzers and local craft beer! P.S. Your furry friends are welcome, so there is really nothing holding you back😉 What are you picking up for this amazing weather? #yycwine #yycwineshop #urbancellarsyyc ...

MYODETOX// Welcome to Kensington @myodetox! We are so excited to have you join our community! Myodetox offers a full-body treatment approach that restores balance by decreasing tension, reducing pain, aligning your posture, increasing your range of motion and building your strength. Through different services such as physiotherapy, chiropractic and massage therapy, Myodetox is able to help you reach your wellness goals by ensuring your body is properly being taken care of! Stop by and check out their new amazing space. (Video taken from their Instagram) #myodetoxyyc #myodetoxkensington #kensingtonyyc ...

10 ST NW CLOSURE// Even though 10th ST NW is closed between Fifth Avenue N.W. and SAIT Way N.W., don’t forget to show some love to all the businesses on that road! There are so many amazing businesses that provide a variety of services and products. Kensington is all about a good time and what these businesses provide for us. What is your favourite business on this road and why? #smallbusinesslove #roadclosure #supportlocalyyc ...

PARKER PR// PARKER PR has you covered for all of your communications needs! Founded by Ellen Parker, @parkerpr specializes in communications tactics for lifestyle brands, arts and culture, non-profits, technology, oil and gas, and businesses. The team at PARKER PR is passionate about helping their clients with media relations, social media campaigns, events, strategic planning and content creation. Their services are crucial in order to make your brand stand out. Visit their website for more information! #parkerpr #publicrelationsyyc #yycpr ...

A huge thank you to all of the artists, performers, & sponsors of our recent event:

Can’t Stop the Love! 

Watch this space for
upcoming events and announcements! 

Weekends in Kensington

Live performances all summer long!

More info in this month’s

A huge thank you to all of the artists,
performers, & sponsors of our recent event:

Can’t Stop the Love! 
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