Things to Do in Calgary
Check out the most popular things to do in Calgary, including local attractions, shopping and more.
1.5 km/0.9 miles
For over a decade the Arts Common, formerly EPCOR CENTRE for the performing arts, has been a resource for educational programming about the arts, culture and more to the people of Calgary. Arts Common provides workshops, theatrical performances and community-based cultural events for all ages. Visit www.artscommon.ca for more information.
1.6 km/1.0 mile
The Olympic Plaza was built in 1988 for the Olympic Winter Games in Calgary. The Plaza features the only refridgerated outdoor ice surface in the city (open late November to mid March) and ice skating is free of charge. Additionally, visitors can marvel at the Famous Five sculpture, waterfalls and more.
1.7 km/1.1 miles
Standing at 191 metres over the city, Calgary Tower offers visitors a spectacular 360° view as they stand on the glass floor. Guests can also dine in one of the towers two restaurants, including SKY 360 situated 155 metres off the ground and completing a full rotation very hour.
2.4 km/1.5 miles
The Calgary Stampede is a not-for-profit community staple that brings the feeling of the old west to the city. The Stampede hosts a number of events throughout the year, including concerts, rodeos, festivals and more. Visit www.calgarystampede.com for more information.
2.4 km/1.5 miles
Fort Calgary is the city’s only National, Provincial and Municipal historic site. The Visitor Centre and 40-acre park are open year round, with exhibits and award-winning programming designed to give visitors a hands-on learning experience. Visit www.fortcalgary.com for more information.
3.8 km/2.4 miles
The Calgary Zoo has been serving the city for over 75 years as the largest accredited zoo in Western Canada. The zoo features a 6-acre botanical garden, a prehistoric park and zoo-themed playgrounds with over 1000 animals. Visit www.calgaryzoo.org for more information.
|Rocky Mountain Tours
126 km/78 miles
Many companies offer bus tours of the stunning Rocky Mountains. Whether you are seeking an adventure or a great photo opportunity, the tours are great for all ages. Visit our concierge for more information.
If you are looking for an escape to fresh powder for the day, the slopes are not far from downtown Calgary. Visit our concierge for more information.
9.4 km/6.2 miles
Visit www.chinookcentre.com for more information.
12.2 km/7.6 miles
Visit www.southcentremall.com for more information.
22.6 km/14.1 miles
Visit www.crossironmills.com for more information.
11.3 km/7 miles
Visit www.marketmall.ca for more information.
Need transportation while in Calgary? For cabs, sedans, and limousines visit Checker Ambassador Limousine's website to make your transportation arrangements.
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