Stories from Calgary

skyline view of downtown Calgary and the Bow River in autumn during sunset
skyline view of downtown Calgary and the Bow River in autumn during sunset

Stories from Calgary

Find out more about the remarkable experiences Calgary has to offer

exterior shot of The Fairmont Palliser hotel in downtown Calgary

5 Downtown Calgary Hotels That Host Incredible Meetings

For mid-size meetings, these five hotels offer convenient and unique venue options with the space and expertise to make your meeting a huge success.

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5 Hotels (Outside Downtown) That Host Incredible Meetings

For planners wanting proximity to the airport, quiet surroundings, or the opportunity to explore Calgary’s neighbourhoods, these hotels are a great choice for your next meeting. 

Someone picks up a Beaded Orange Flower Barrette from a shelf full of other beadwork arts and crafts as well as ceremonial and medicine bags

Indigenous Meeting Experiences In & Around Calgary

The nations of Treaty 7, the land that Calgary sits on, have rich and distinctive cultures. Including Indigenous experiences into your Calgary meeting can be incredibly powerful. 

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Your Delegates Guide to Exploring Calgary

To help you and your delegates make the most of your time in Calgary, here are some of our favourite haunts, from morning coffee, to wellness breaks, to dining and entertainment.

downtown Calgary skyline at night

Affordable Meetings in Calgary

There are a number of ways your dollar can go further in Calgary; here's a few.

gasoline alley museum in Heritage Park

Five Unique Offsites in Calgary

Whether you’re looking for creative offsite teambuilding activities, need more breakout rooms or additional space for pre- or post-functions, Calgary has a wide variety of unique offerings.

Calgary's rotary park lion sculpture overlooks downtown at sunrise

Top 5 Reasons to Have your Meeting in Calgary

Calgary has two first-class convention centers, incredible natural surroundings, is affordable, an industry hub, and the ultimate host city.

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Why Choose Calgary? Meeting Planners List Their Top Reasons

We asked event planners who have hosted here for their top reasons for choosing Calgary and why they feel you should too.

dinner spread at The Wilde restaurant in downtown Calgary

The Ultimate Calgary Pre/Post Itinerary: Western Luxury Edition

Explore the best western luxury Calgary and the Rocky Mountains have to offer.

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The Ultimate Calgary Pre/Post Itinerary: Family Edition

Family holidays are back on the schedule; plan one before or after your business event in Calgary.

Three colleagues walking along Calgary's Stephen Avenue during summer

Meeting Moments on Historic Stephen Avenue: Summer Edition

Stephen Avenue is a pedestrian-friendly walkway in the heart of the downtown core and a year-round gathering place for visitors and locals alike. 

group posing with a Chinook Blast art installation along Calgary's Stephen Avenue

Meeting Moments on Historic Stephen Avenue: Winter Edition

Considered the city's cultural hub, Stephen Avenue hosts nine major interconnected shopping centres, upmarket boutiques, galleries, a host of dining options, and a performing arts centre.

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How a White Hat Means Ultimate Hospitality

What do Will and Kate, Oprah, and the Dalai Lama all have in common? They have all been white hatted.

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