While in Calgary, be sure to experience the many sights, sounds and tastes the city has to offer!
Explore areas such as 17th Ave for a vast variety of local shops, eateries, and its infamous patio pubs; Inglewood for historical architecture and one of a kind shops and restaurants, such as the Hose & Hound pub located in a 1907 firehouse; Kensington for artisan stores, river walks, and independent films at the Plaza Theatre; East Village for parks, street vendors, and river pathways; and Stephen Avenue for shopping, restaurants, and a farmers market.
Enjoy festivals such as Global Fest, which is a multicultural fireworks festival taking place before and during IAWP 2018; or experience Carifest on August 25, 2018, which celebrates Caribbean culture and is full of beautiful costumes, music and cuisine.
Take in attractions such as the Calgary Zoo, which is receiving panda cubs this summer! For those looking for something more educational, the Telus Spark science museum is full of interactive exhibits and the Glenbow Museum allows visitors to view many different art and history exhibits.
Want to enjoy nature and the great outdoors? Try floating down the Elbow or Bow River in a raft or go hiking in Fish Creek Provincial Park for a chance to spot some Canadian wildlife.