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.
Coffee shop lovers will appreciate the local cafe's like Velo Cafe. Locals recommend eating at The Village Flatbread Co. - they have great food! Do you love to be outside? There is a great park in Southwest Calgary,Shaganappi Off Leash Area. Casel is a shopping center in Southwest Calgary that has something for everyone. Therapeutic Yoga Nurse is a super popular fitness center with locals. Schools in Southwest Calgary include Alex Ferguson and Sunalta. WB Shaganappi Point C Train Station light rail station is nearby 2702 17 Av Sw.