Tourism Calgary News

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DerTour Academy in Calgary

Tourism Calgary was proud to host DerTour Academy from November 29 – December 11, 2013.

Tourism Calgary attends Canada's West Marketplace

Canada’s West Marketplace (CWM), an annual travel trade show, took place this year in Whistler, B.C. from November 23-26.

Big night for Calgary at 2013 Canadian Tourism Awards

Tourism Calgary was presented with the Canadian Tourism Awards’ Marketing Campaign of the Year Award for the “Calgary, Our Doors are Open” campaign at the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) gala ceremony held on December 3 at the Fairmont Château Laurier in Ottawa.

Calgary flooded with praise at the 2013 Alberta Tourism Awards

Tourism Calgary was presented with the Marketing Excellence Award for the “Calgary, Our Doors are Open” campaign at the 2013 Alberta Tourism Awards.

DerTour comes to Alberta December 2 & 6 - Information & Participation Opportunities

Tourism Calgary is a major sponsor for this event and will be hosting pre & post fam tours, city tours on Dec 2 & Dec 6 and the main Welcome Event on Dec 2 & Dec 6. Contact Rhonda at with questions or to participate.

Tourism Calgary attends Showcase Canada-Asia Marketplace

Owing to a strong market presence in Asia, the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) hosted Showcase Canada -Asia in Hangzhou, China on Oct. 14-18, 2013.

Tourism Calgary Vice-President of Marketing Announcement

Tourism Calgary is announcing the resignation of Gisele Danis from her position as vice-president of marketing and communications.

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.