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What to do in the Mountains in August

From stars in the sky to stars on the music festival stages, this is what's going down in the mountains near Calgary in August 2018.
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50 Things To Do in Banff This Summer

There is nothing better than a trip to the Rocky Mountains in the summer. Here is a list of best things to do to take advantage of our own backyard.
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Where to Have a Country Wedding Close to Calgary

A country farm wedding can showcase your love of vintage decor and bring a rustic charm to your special day. Here are some of the best places to host a country wedding in or near Calgary.

10 Alberta Breweries Worth the Drive From Calgary

All of these breweries are approximately two hours or less from Calgary.
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Best Late-Night Patios in Calgary

If you're going to be out late, you're going to want to be at one of these patios.

Where to Get Sushi on a Bullet Train in Calgary

Order dynamite rolls and sashimi from a tablet, then watch as it’s delivered to you on a bullet train at this new Japanese sushi bar.
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Tom Valentine's Sport-Related Adventures Take Him Around the World

The senior-level energy lawyer is living proof that it is possible to achieve balance between career ambitions and adventure pursuits.

More Than 15 Tonnes of Used Cooking Oil Is Collected from the Stampede and Recycled into Biofuel

In 2017, 18.09 tonnes of cooking oil was collected from Stampede Park over the entire year. Of this, 15.5 tonnes was collected during the 10-day Stampede alone.

10 Things Mariah Clothing Owner Mary Douglas Loves

She shares her love for fresh-pressed juice from The Cherry Pit, the Calgary Flames and Vanity Spa.

Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride in True Cowtown Style at Pride Day Stampede

Did you know there is a (unofficial) pride celebration at the Stampede? Pride Day Stampede is an annual party at Nashville North where LGBTQ+ folks and like-minded allies get their Pride on cowboy style.

Did You Know? The First Calgary Stampede Parade in 1912 had a Crowd Bigger than the City's Population at the Time

The first Stampede Parade in 1912 brought in a crowd of 75,000 people, which was more than Calgary's total population of 60,000 residents. Today, the Western celebration attracts nearly 400,000 people to Calgary's streets every year.

How Chuckwagon Racing Became a Sport

Did you know Guy Weadick, founder of the Calgary Stampede, held the first official chuckwagon race at the 1923 Stampede and is credited with creating the sport?

3 Early Morning Summer Activities in Calgary

In early July, the sun rises here around 5:30 a.m. Here are some ways you can take advantage of that extra daylight in Calgary.

5 Things to Do at Night to Make the Most of Calgary's Long Summer Days

The best thing about having daylight until around 9 p.m. is that a world of possibility opens up in the way of evening recreation.

How Calgarians are Celebrating the World Cup

From getting up at dawn to wearing jerseys to work and teaching kids about family traditions, this is how Calgarians are cheering on their favourite countries in the World Cup.

6 Rooftop Wedding Venues in Calgary: Where to Celebrate at the Top

These rooftops can bring a modern, urban feel to your weddings. Plus, we have expert advice on what to consider for your outdoor, high-in-the-sky wedding.

Souvenirs to Buy in Calgary

T-shirts, coffee, jewellery — go home with a little something that reminds you of the awesome time you had in Calgary.

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