Home to Canada's biggest rodeo, the Calgary Stampede, it is one of the largest festivals in Canada featuring a 10-day rodeo and exhibition.
Calgary is a city in Alberta about 80 km east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. Calgary was the first Canadian city to host the Winter Olympic Games in 1988. Calgary is frequently acknowledged for its high quality of life, being ranked as the most livable city in Canada and one of the top five in the world.
The city has a population of 1,285,711 making it Alberta's largest city, and Canada's third largest municipality. Calgary is a leader in the Canadian oil and gas industry. The economy in Calgary is centred around energy, financial services, film and television, transportation and logistics, technology, manufacturing, aerospace, health and wellness, retail and tourism.
Grab some fresh goodies at nearby bakeries La Boulangerie Bakery Cafe and Yann Haute Patisserie. Coffee shop lovers will appreciate the local cafe's like Purple Perk. Foodies won't be disappointed by the presence of excellent local restaurants Rajdoot Restaurant and Earls Kitchen + Bar. Do you love to be outside? There is a great park in Southwest Calgary,William Aberhart Park. Shoppers Drug Mart is the pharmacy in Southwest Calgary near 225 25 Av Sw. Roxboro River Shoppes is a shopping center in Southwest Calgary that has something for everyone. There are always new exhibits and events happening at Masters Gallery Ltd. Method Fitness YYC - Personal Training Facility is a super popular fitness center with locals. Take your pets to PAWSitively Natural Pet Food & Supplies. St. Monica and St. Mary's are nearby schools for children living in Southwest Calgary.