12 of Calgary’s Unique Neighbourhoods

Vendome Cafe in Sunnyside, inner city Calgary
Vendome Cafe in Sunnyside, inner city Calgary
Meet the Locals

12 of Calgary’s Unique Neighbourhoods

Get the local experience and explore the most unique neighbourhoods in Calgary.

From the shops and restaurants of 17th Avenue to the live music venues of Inglewood, there is no better way to experience Calgary than to explore one of its neighbourhoods. Wander the best neighbourhoods in the city, meet the locals, and get an insider’s view into what makes Calgary such a vibrant place.

Here’s what to expect when you explore some of Calgary’s most unique neighbourhoods.

1. Beltline 

Proof cocktails

The cocktail selection at Proof in the Beltline.

2. 17th Avenue Retail & Entertainment District

3. International Avenue 

Olympic Plaza

Take a stroll through Olympic Plaza in Downtown Calgary.

4. Downtown 

Olympic Plaza

Ice skating at Olympic Plaza in Downtown Calgary.

5. Eau Claire

People sitting near the Bow River

Great views of the Bow River in the neighbourhood of Eau Claire.

People biking in Eau Claire

Exploring Eau Claire by bike.

6. Chinatown

7. Marda Loop 

8. Inglewood 

Recordland

Recordland in the historic neighbourhood of Inglewood.

Block Heater Inglewood

The Block Heater music festival in Inglewood.

Container Bar

Container Bar is a popular summer spot in the neighbourhood of Kensington.

9. Kensington

10. East Village 

Summer fun in East Village.

11. 4th Street

12. Bridgeland