Tourism Calgary News

Sharing Tourism Calgary research, job postings, news releases, report releases and much more as soon as they are available for release.

New Visitor Information Centre Screens

In co-operation with visitors services, new digital message screens were deployed to enhance communication and extend our voice to guests on the ground.

Tourism Calgary tells Calgary stories at GoMedia and Travel Classics Conference

Tourism Calgary attended two travel media marketplaces to engage and pitch story ideas to various travel media journalists, editors and bloggers.

2013 Tourism Awards

Tourism Calgary and some of our close partners have been selected as finalists for The Canadian Tourism Awards presented by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) as well as the Alberta Tourism Awards (ALTO) presented by Travel Alberta.

Tag your Calgary experiences with #CaptureCalgary

Tourism Calgary launched a brand hashtag on social media to show the world all the memorable experiences our city has to offer. Join in on the conversation!

Message from Interim CEO Cindy Ady - Our common thread

In the five short months since I’ve joined the Tourism Calgary team we’ve been confronted with flooding and funding issues. It has never been more important to be good at what we do.

“Our Doors Are Open” Advertising Effectiveness Results – July 2013

On July 4, two weeks after the devastating flood in southern Alberta, Tourism Calgary launched a multi-media post-flood campaign featuring Mayor Naheed Nenshi under the banner “Our Doors are Open.”

Cool Fall Deal - Expand Your Reach with Digital Screen Advertising

Don’t miss this great opportunity to capture the attention of thousands of visitors.

Flood response – a case study in changing the conversation

You discover the quality of your mettle when it’s put under stress. Here’s what we’ve learned now that the June floods are a few months behind us. Calgary’s mettle is made of strong stuff.

Sport Calgary's Annual Celebration of Sport

Sport Calgary’s annual celebration of sport, The Mayor’s Sport Breakfast, took place on Wednesday morning at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre.

Flood Response Videos Lead Top 10 Most-Watched Youtube Ads in Canada

On Thursday, August 15, 2013 YouTube and MarketingMag.ca announced that flood-related videos by the Calgary Stampede and Tourism Calgary top the list of most popular videos in Canada for the month July.