Diversity. Sharing. Art. Food. Culture.
Culinary and cultural district. Restaurants and food markets boasting international cuisines. Shopping and entertainment. Vintage collectibles. Find art murals on the MAX Purple BRT line and along the 17th Avenue S.E. strip.
International Avenue has provided East Calgary with one-of-a-kind restaurants, markets and specialty shops representing cultures from around the world...and has for decades. Check out murals, public art and special events like Best of East Stampede Breakfast in July, East Town Get Down – independent Music Festival in May, Emerge Market and monthly food tours. Did you know we are home to FUSE33 a makerspace which is the headquarters for tech fashion group-Make Fashion, has robotics, wood and metal shops. Best view in the city, a beautiful vista of downtown and the mountains.
A one-stop shopping experience with a wide variety of restaurants, grocery stores, retail shops, and services from around the world. Food, public art and music. Home of Around the World Food Tours which has been delighting visitors since 1997, showing them the many culinary treasures found on International Avenue.
Check out their event calendar online.