Calgary was once seen as a center of business with nothing particularly entertaining to offer, but that has changed dramatically in recent years. Now home to high-quality coffee shops, lively bars, and colorful boutiques, Calgary has become one of Canada’s best cities to visit. Walk down Stephen Avenue to sample some of the city’s best shopping and dining, then cross the Peace Bridge for an excellent view of Calgary’s skyline.

In the winter months, head up to Canada Olympic Park to ski or snowboard at the site of the 1988 Winter Olympic Games. If you’re here in July, you can’t miss the famous Calgary Stampede, a massive festival featuring rodeo events, parades, stage shows, and concerts. This is one of Canada’s biggest parties, drawing over a million visitors to Calgary every year.

Hangouts

14 members available to meet now

Photo of A
Alexa wants to grab beers about 1 hour ago
Photo of A
Arthur wants to explore the area about 2 hours ago
Photo of S
Samrat wants to grab beers about 1 hour ago

Events

  • Fri, Oct 27 at 8:00 PM MDT
  • Chris Adam's Photo Bryan Simpson's Photo Christine Loziak's Photo

    + 32 attending

Join

  • Sat, Oct 28 at 6:00 PM MDT
  • Chris Adam's Photo Christine Loziak's Photo Reza Dehghan's Photo

    + 13 attending

Join

  • Sat, Oct 28 at 8:00 PM MDT
  • Frankie Breidbach's Photo Noe Boissonneault's Photo Stéph's Photo Matt Johnson's Photo

Join

  • Tue, Oct 17 at 10:00 AM MDT
  • Katja Heger's Photo

Join

Unlock favorites

Discover member-submitted recommendations on the best activities, dining, and nightlife in Calgary and all over the world.

Verify My Account

Verified members get beta access

Discussions

Start a Conversation
There are no discussions about this area.

Advice Q&A

Ask Locals a Question