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“An Everyperson’s Rendezvous. The diversity of clientele speaks to the Ships and Anchor’s reputation as a place where everyone is welcome, and it is a pub that many locals consider their own.” Calgaryplus.ca

 

Tuesday October 31
SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN EDITION
PUNK ROCK BINGO
hosted by BEAU & DARREN with
DJ IVAN RANKIC

KILLER PRIZES for best costume:
Lonetree Bike - Apple Watch- Go Pro - Longboards - Ski Tix - Flames Tix
Sunday Aug 20
8PM CALGARY FILM
LATE SERIES LAUNCH
& Movie Night
Free Screening of FEAST
Popcorn - Corn Dogs - Cold Beer sponsored by BIG ROCK
Saturday July 1
CANADA DAY 150
Celebrate the True North with the sweet sounds of STATIC SHIFT - MEISHA AND THE SPANKS - NAPALMPOM music 2pm
Food & Drinks Specs - Good times
Sunday May 28
ANNUAL SONG CONTEST
FINALS

FIASCO YOUTH - 10:30AM
BIG ROCK NEWCOMER - 1:00PM
JAMESON UPSTART - 3:30PM
FINLANDIA TOP SHELF - 6:00PM
DEADLINE Friday April 14
ANNUAL SONG CONTEST
over $10,000 in prizes to be won over four categories.
Check out our contest page for more info.
Friday March 19
ST PATRICKS DAY at the Ship
Doors 11AM & Music 12PM
THE BITTER WEED DRAW
FIRE NEXT TIME
SHILLELAGHS
ROTARY PARK
NOVA SCOTIABLES
THE FRONTIERS
Irish Food Specials
No Cover
Wednesday Jan 25
ROBBIE BURNS
at the ship
with JOHN CAMPBELL
PIPER - DANCERS - HAGGIS
Scottish Food & Drink Specials
Music 5:30PM
ADDRESS TO THE HAGGIS 6:30PM
Saturday January 14
ANNUAL CELTIC JAM FOR THE CURE benefit for
Canadian Cancer Society featuring
NOVA SCOTIABLES - FIREWOOD - THE FRONTIERS

Donation Box at the door - Silent Auction in Dart area - $1 from all beverages sold today will be donated

Saturday December 31
NEW YEARS AT THE SHIP

with
SABO FORTE

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Saturday December 31
B
RITISH NEW YEARS

Celebrate early with the best of British
Doors 11AM Countdown 5PM

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Monday October 31
HALLOWEEN at the Ship
with THE CREEPSHOW
BRUTAL YOUTH and BAD ANIMAL
No Cover
KILLER PRIZES for best costume:
ipad mini - Playstation4 - Flames Tix - Hitmen Teddy Bear Toss Tix - Lake Louise Lift Tix & Spyy Ski Goggles


Sunday May 29
SONG CONTEST FINALS
10:30AM YOUTH Category
1:00PM UNTAPPED Category
3:30PM UPSTART Category
6:00PM TOP SHELF Category
Thursday March 17
ST PATRICKS DAY at the Ship
Doors & Music 11am
RIVER JACKS - FIRE NEXT TIME - SHILLELAGHS - FROM UNDER THE STONE - NOVA SCOTIABLES - SEALEGS
Irish Food Specials
No Cover
launching Monday Mar 1
ANNUAL SONG CONTEST
over $10,000 in prizes to be won over four categories.
Check out our contest page for more info.
Sunday Feb 14
VALENTINES DAY at the ship
with DJ's LURKN & SABO FORTE
bring your lover down to the Ship on Sunday for a sexy DJ set. This sure thing will be spinning 9PM - close
Monday Jan 25
ROBBIE BURNS
at the ship
with JOHN CAMPBELL
PIPER - DANCERS - HAGGIS
Scottish Food & Drink Specials
Music 5:30PM
ADDRESS TO THE HAGGIS 6:30PM
Saturday January 9
ANNUAL CELTIC JAM FOR THE CURE benefit for
Canadian Cancer Society featuring
NOVA SCOTIABLES - FIREWOOD - SPENCER JO

Donation Box at the door - Silent Auction in Dart area - $1 from all beverages sold today will be donated
Saturday January 2
SECOND CHANCE NEW YRS
with NAPALMPOM - WHITEY HOUSTON - THE HOCKEY FIGHT - MIESHA & THE SPANKS

Thursday December 31
NEW YEARS AT THE SHIP
with
HIGH KICKS - OLDE GHOSTS and JASON FAMOUS

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Thursday December 31
BRITISH NEW YEARS
Celebrate early with the DJ WAH spining the best of British
Doors 11AM Countdown 5PM

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Thursday December 24
XMAS EVE PARTY
Come get merry with
DJ SABO FORTE

Friday October 31
HALLOWEEN AT THE SHIP
RETURN OF THE LIVING COVER BANDS III
6PM SABO FORTE
9PM - TEENAGERS FROM MARS - BLINK 183 - METH FROM ABOVE 1975
No Cover
KILLER Prizes for Best Costume

Tuesday March 17
ST PATRICKS DAY at the Ship
Doors & Music 11am
NOVA SCOTIABLES - GLASGOW KISS - SAB O'FORTE - SHILLELAGHS - BLADES OF STEEL
Irish Food Specials
No Cover
March 6 - 14
ANNUAL LIMERICK CONTEST

Enter your limerick in our competition & win fab prizes including a GUINNESS SPEAKER TOWER, S&A GIFT CERTIFICATES and more plus top limericks will be read at the pub on St Patricks Day.
Pick up entry form at the bar or send in your entry to shipgurrl@shipandanchor.com
February 6 - March 13 enter to win over $25,000 in cash & prizes
SHIP & ANCHOR
and CALGARY FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION
view details here
Sunday Jan 25
ROBBIE BURNS
at the ship
with JOHN CAMPBELL
PIPER - DANCERS - HAGGIS

Scottish Food & Drink Specials
Music 2-6PM
ADDRESS TO THE HAGGIS 3:45PM

Wednesday December 31
NEW YEARS AT THE SHIP
with NAPALMPOM
with 36? and MIESHA & THE SPANKS

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Wednesday December 31
BRITISH NEW YEARS
Celebrate early with the DJ WAH spining the best of British
Doors 11AM Countdown 5PM

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Friday December 26
BOXING DAY PARTY
with DJ's BEAU & PEEJ
spinning a night of retro hotness
Wednesday December 24
XMAS EVE PARTY
Come get merry with
DJ SABO FORTE
Friday October 31
HALLOWEEN at the Ship with
SABO FORTE
9PM - No Cover
KILLER Prizes for Best Costume
March 7 - 17
ANNUAL LIMERICK CONTEST
Enter your limerick in our competition & win fab prizes including an
IPAD MINI, plus top limericks will be read at the pub on St Patricks Day. Pick up entry form at the bar or send in your entry to shipgurrl@shipandanchor.com
Monday Mar 17
ST PATRICKS DAY at the Ship
Doors 11am - Music 1pm
THE RIVER JACKS - FIRE NEXT TIME - THE SHILLELAGHS - BERKLEY SHEA - BIG JIM LEWIS - SAB O'FORTE
Irish Food Specials
No Cover
Friday Feb 14
VALENTINES DAY at the ship
with DJ SABO FORTE
bring your lover down to the Ship on Friday for a sexy DJ set from Sabo Forte. This sure thing will be spinning 9 - close
Saturday Jan 25
ROBBIE BURNS
at the ship
with JOHN CAMPBELL
PIPER - DANCERS - HAGGIS

Scottish Food & Drink Specials
Music 2-6PM
ADDRESS TO THE HAGGIS 5:00PM

Tuesday December 31
NEW YEARS AT THE SHIP
with BLADES OF STEEL
and BLIST

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Tuesday December 31
BRITISH NEW YEARS
with DJ WAH
Doors 11AM Countdown 5PM

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Thursday December 26
BOXING DAY PARTY
with DJ's BEAU & PEEJ
spinning a night of retro hotness

Tuesday December 24
XMAS EVE PARTY
Come get merry with
The Handsome Machine DJ's
featuring Lindsay Shedden
& Craig Evans

October 31
HALLOWEEN at the Ship
NIGHT OF THE LIVING COVER BANDS
with THE REMONES, MOTHER FUCKERS, FLEETWOOD MIKE and SCREAMING OTTER
Bands 9PM - No Cover
Prizes for Best Costume

March 7 - 17
ANNUAL LIMERICK CONTEST
Enter your limerick in our competition & win fab prizes:
XBOX 360
GUINNESS BEER DISPENSER HARP JACKET

plus top limericks will be read at the pub on St Patricks Day - enter here -

Sunday Mar 17
ST PATRICKS DAY at the Ship
Doors 10am - Music 12pm
CRAIC THE LENS - FAIR HAVEN - THE SHILLELAGHS - SPENCER JO & THE RIVER JACKS - KING CROW & THE LADIES FROM HELL
Irish Food Specials
No Cover

Thursay Feb 14
VALENTINES DAY at the Ship The Ship & Anchor presents TRANSIT
withTru-Ly, AON, Jam
No Cover

Friday Jan 25
ROBBIE BURNS
at the ship
with JOHN CAMPBELL
PIPES - DANCERS - HAGGIS

Scottish Food & Drink Specials
Music 5:30PM
ADDRESS TO THE HAGGIS 6:15PM


January 7 - March 15 enter
SHIP & ANCHOR and CALGARY FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION
view details here

Monday Dec 31
NEW YEARS AT THE SHIP
with DJ TUBBS and
DJ NOAH YORK

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Monday Dec 31
BRITISH NEW YEARS
with DJ CHOGUN and DJ WAH
Doors 11AM Countdown 5PM

BUBBLES - PARTY FAVOURS
No Cover

Wednesday Oct 31
HALLOWEEN AT THE SHIP

with BEND SINISTER,
THE ROYALTY and GO FOR THE EYES
TREATS-PRIZES-PUMPKINS-NO COVER
Music 9PM

Monday May 21
MONDAY MAY LONG EH!
a triple threat - CHOGUN, TESTA & TUBBS serve up HOT TRAX - spinning vinyl all night long

Saturday March 17
ST PATRICKS DAY 2012
St Pats at the Ship is Legendary.. we have music all day - all night, Irish dancers & delicious Irish food specials

PLUS our annual Limericks Contest.

March 2012
13th ANNUAL LIMERICKS COMPETITION
ENTER OUR 13TH ANNUAL LIMERICKS COMPETITION
forms are available at the bar or email us your entry!

Saturday Feb 25
JOHNNY CASH TRIBUTE JAM
Johnny spent more than thirty years reinventing and contradicting himself--breaking all of the rules of traditional country music only to emerge as the ultimate mythic hero and archetype of the genre.
Annually we celebrate The Man in Black with our Tribute Jam - hosted by MIKE FURY of the THE SMOKIN 45's this event has become legendary.
Guests include BUZZ ELROY & HIS HAYSEED ROCKETS plus THE HIGHSTRUNG DOWNERS, amongst others.