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

October Events Calgary

A list of events happening through Calgary this month.  Read More

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