Know Calgary

Learn more about things to do, places to go and where to eat while staying in Calgary!

Where to Rent a Halloween Costume in Calgary

 
We may have only just past Labour Day weekend, but it is never too soon to start planning for Halloween.  Read More


Where to Buy a New Car in Calgary

 
Whether you are looking for large, family-size SUV, a compact hatch-back or a luxury sports car, you can find a dealership in Calgary with vehicles to suit your needs and meet your budget.  Read More


Sien Lok Park Celebrates History of Calgary's Chinese Immigrants

 
Calgary’s Sien Lok Park is the only major public green space in the City’s Chinatown district.  Read More


The Best Picnic Spots in Calgary

 
Calgary is dotted with beautiful parks for residents to enjoy, some along a river, others lined by giant fir trees and crossed by nature trails, and most with picnic areas, shelters, washroom facilities, and other amenities to make your outing a pleasant one.  Read More


Calgary Water Parks Perfect for Cooling Off This Summer

 
There are a number of Calgary water parks with wading pools and spray features that are loads of fun for the whole family and free of charge.  Read More


The Ultimate Guide to Doing Calgary Stampede on a Budget

 
If you plan properly, there are ways to take advantage of the many deals, discounts and freebies offered so that you and your family can enjoy the Calgary' Stampede without breaking the bank.  Read More


Tour Banff National Park Cave and Basin at Night

 
The Cave and Basin thermal hot springs are part of Alberta’s Banff National Park.  Read More


Devonian Gardens: Calgary’s Indoor Park

 
The Devonian Gardens is Calgary’s only indoor public park. It is located on the top floor of the Core Shopping Centre.  Read More


Five Best Ice Cream Shops in Calgary

 
Whether you are the classic vanilla kind or you prefer something a little more exotic like green tea ice cream, one of the five best ice cream shops in Calgary is the best place to get it.  Read More


Olympic Plaza Park

 
Built in 1998 for the Olympic Winter Games in Calgary, Olympic Plaza Park was the site of the medal presentation ceremonies  Read More


Corbeaux Bakehouse’s Café Meets Restaurant Concept Perks Up Food Scene

 
Brothers Chris and Russ Prefontaine of Fratello Coffee and Analog Cafes, have opened their first restaurant.  Read More


The Best Places to Take Kids for Brunch in Calgary

 
We have put together a list of the best places to take kids for brunch in Calgary.  Read More


Romantic Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

 
Whether you are trying to step up your love game or maintain your romantic streak, here are some romantic ideas that will undoubtedly make body temperatures rise and hearts flutter.  Read More


Boxwood Cafe Tops Canada’s Greenest Restaurant List

 
Boxwood Cafe is a rotisserie in Central Memorial Park in the Beltline district of Calgary.  Read More


The History of Central Memorial Park, Calgary's Oldest Park

 
Central Memorial Park is Calgary’s oldest park. Located in the heart of Calgary’s Beltline, the Park occupies an entire city block.  Read More


The Complete List of Yoga Studios in Calgary

 
Yoga is a great way to open up your mind and body, relieve stress and tension, stay in shape, and prevent chronic disease.  Read More


Hy's Steakhouse Comes Home to Calgary

 
Hy’s Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar has come home to Calgary, where the original location opened in 1955.  Read More


Run, Walk, and Crawl Your Way through St. Patrick’s Day Calgary 2015

 
There are so many ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Calgary 2015, from parades to pub parties.  Read More


Calgary Stadium Turned Into North America's Largest Skate Park

 
Shaw Millennium Park is North America’s largest free, outdoor skate park.  Read More


Spring Break Activities Your Kids Will Love

 
Whether you are looking for a week-long camp, a series of day camps, or various activities to fill in their activity calendar, we have a great list.  Read More


The Calgary Tower Offers Best View of the City

 
The Calgary Tower is a 191-metre free standing observation tower in Calgary, Alberta.  Read More


Historic House Makes Humpy Hollow Park Home

 
Built in 1896, the home is an example of Queen Anne Revival-style architecture. The City plans to restore the home and explore new uses for it.  Read More


The Nash Restaurant & Off Cut Bar

 
Chef Michael Noble has opened a new restaurant in Inglewood’s historic National Hotel called The Nash Restaurant & Off Cut Bar.  Read More