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 COBS Bread Bakery, Safeway Kensington Calgary, and Sidewalk Citizen Bakery Deli. There are some great cafes near Ezra on Riley Park such as Second Cup Coffee Co. and JusFruit Kensington. Locals of Northwest Calgary love dining at Fritou Chicken. Do you love to be outside? There are great parks in Northwest Calgary such as Hillhurst Sunnyside Park and Riley Park. You can find pharmacies Primarymed Pharmacy Ltd and Safeway Pharmacy Kensington within walking distance. There are always new exhibits and events happening at Framed on Fifth, Calgary New Age Market and Small Space Gallery. Buzy Body Movement is a super popular fitness center with locals. If you enjoy reading you will be happy Alberta Wilderness Association is in Northwest Calgary. The local school in Northwest Calgary is Hillhurst. There are many students in this neighbourhood as QCOM COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (QCT) is located within it. SB Sunnyside CTrain Station light rail station is nearby Ezra on Riley Park.