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.
Mari Bakeshop, Sidewalk Citizen Bakery, and Cakeify Studio are great bakeries near First. If you are looking for coffee Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters - Simmons Building and Roasterie and Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters - HQ, Roasterie & Office offers great options for residents of First. Do you enjoy being in the kitchen? Pick up groceries at East Calgary General Store. Locals of Downtown Calgary love dining at Booker's BBQ Grill and Crab Shack. Downtown Calgary offers a lifestyle full of green space for outdoor lovers, parks include Crossroads Garden Shed and EV Dog Park. The closest pharmacy to First is Corner Drugstore. There are always new exhibits and events happening at East Village Murals. Khalsa and Chestermere are nearby schools for children living in Downtown Calgary.