Downtown Clubs

Cowboys - caters to a fun crowd,  closed until the Fall 2007 and will re-open at a new location.  

Tantra - youngish hip crowd, dance music

Mynt - downtown club - classy and elegant. Friendly staff. The Mynt is also closed until Fall 2007 and will reopen at a new location.

Coyotes - further off downtown (five min cab ride from most of these other clubs) normal nightclub 

Ceili's - more of a pub with two floors - a very hip place to be young or old

During Stampede

Cowboys

Coyotes

Ceilis - are particularly outstanding with a wide variety of live bands.

Ranchman's - real cowboys go here.  It is about 20 mins out of downtown and a whole heap of fun especially around Stampede.

Information 

FFWD (Fast Forward), which is Calgary's news and entertainment weekly, lists upcoming concerts and live music events, dance clubs, theatre events, dance performances, live commedy events, etc.  While the online version contains a good deal of information, the hard copy edition is even more comprehensive.  Hard copies are available for free from 1300 distribution points.