Bragging Rights

Centre Street Bridge
Centre Street Bridge

Bragging Rights

Calgary has gained world wide recognition because of its extraordinary invitations and surprises! Whether it be the architecture and grand entryway of Central Library inticing you to explore, the culinary mavericks who invite you into their kitchen or raising a glass made from the world's best barley with a home-grown drink-maker - Calgary vibrancy's has been highlighted on a global stage. From 2 mentions on The New York Times 52 Places list to a collection of the city's restaurants and bars being noted in Canada's Best, we are beyond proud to live in a city that has so much to brag about.

New York Times

88 Brewing Calgary

52 Places to Love in 2021

In 2021, The New York Times pivoted their annual 52 Places to Visit list to call out 52 Places to Love - and gorgeous Alberta of course made the cut, with a special shoutout to Calgary!

Calgary Skyline

52 Places to Visit in 2019

Calgary's revitalized East Villlage took center stage with Central Library at the forefront as our city stoles a spot as one of The New York Time's 52 Places to Visit in 2019.

Canada's Best

Canada's 100 Best

10 Restaurants in Canada's Best 100 2020

Calgarian's know our culinary scene is out of this world! Canada's Best thinks so too, with 10 local spots making their Best 100 Restaurants list. See if you favourites made the list!

Canada's Best Bars

3 Bars in Canada's Best 50 2020

Didn't believe the cocktail craze in Calgary? Well believe it! 3 of Calgary's local bars made Canada Best's list of 50 Best Bars!

TIME Magazine

Calgary Central Library

World's Greatest Places 2019

It's not everyday a library gains global recgonition, but Central Library did just that, landing a spot as one of TIME Magazine's World's Greatest Places 2019.


Eat North

Common Crown Brewing

Common Crown Brewing named Canada's Brewery of the Year 2020

With the world's best barley in our backyard, its no question that Calgary is home to some of the best craft breweries in the world. And to prove it? Common Crown Brewey was named Canada's Brewery of the Year 2020!