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GlobalFest ‘fireworks festival’ returns to celebrate it’s 20th anniversary

The GlobalFest Festival is set to make a full-scale return after being on hiatus for the last couple of years due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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GlobalFest Returns

Ken Goosen, the COO of GlobalFest, joins us to talk about the festival’s return.

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Thursday marks a major milestone for GlobalFest: the 20th year it’s lit up the skies in Calgary

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After a 2020 COVID-caused cancellation and a scaled-back 2021 festival, GlobalFest is back at Elliston Park this year

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GlobalFest Celebrates 20th Anniversary with a Multi Cultural Gala

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A five-day fireworks festival kicks off in Calgary this week

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GlobalFest takes place in Moh’kinsstis Treaty 7 territory, home to the Blackfoot confederacy: Siksika, Kainai, Piikani, as well as the Îyâxe Nakoda and Tsuut’ina nations, and home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3.