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What you need to know for the best winter camping in Alberta

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10 things you need to know about the Calgary Stampede

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How this family is keeping alive the classic Canadian mounted police musical ride

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Applause Hotel Calgary Airport

Calgary, Alberta
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Applause Hotel Calgary Airport delivers an exceptional experience with a modern and elegant design. Enhanced amenities await you, in their 100 beautifully appointed guestrooms and 4,500 square feet of event space. With its convenient location, less than five minutes from the Calgary International Airport, Applause Hotel is an ideal choice for both leisure and business travelers. Featuring 10 Premium Amenities: Premium HD movie channels, comfy slippers, shower loofah, dental & shaving Kits, Bosch espresso/cappuccino maker, Aurora Perfect Sleep bed, oversized bath sheets, Aqua Suffusion massage shower, complimentary beverage in Tonic Kitchen & Bar, mini bar with soft drinks and snacks.

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URSA Retreat Centre

Cochrane, Alberta
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Nestled in 18 acres of truly Albertan streams, trees and wildlife you will find the URSA Retreat Centre (formerly W.O Mitchell Retreat Centre). The facility welcomes groups to learn, eat and rest in a one-size-fits-all space. With a stone fireplace seating area, W.O. Mitchell library, recreation room, small private boardroom, and numerous walking paths, the retreat centre is a place of contemplation. The 46-seat main hall is ideal for small corporate and community groups. Tables can be arranged to support facilitated learning, group activities, and shared meals. They offer a main retreat area with meeting space for 46, shared sleeping accommodations for 26 single beds, full commercial kitchen and catered meal service, wraparound decks with BBQ's, barn with hall space above for 60, a covered fire pit and seating for 20+, 18 acres of forested land, and open hiking and fishing areas.They are fully wheelchair accessible and pet-friendly. Their retreat centre welcomes people of all abilities and supports a mission of inclusiveness and accessibility. Ideal for - community group - family reunion - senior groups - retreats of any kind.

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Lakeland Inn

Cold Lake, Alberta
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Welcome to The Lakeland Inn, Cold Lake, just minutes away from 4 Wing Air Base and the Cold Lake Marina. They are centrally located to all oilfield operations.

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Nomad Hotel and Suites

Fort Mcmurray, Alberta
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The Nomad Hotel & Suites offers a choice of accommodation styles to suit short visits or longer term stays. Choose from comfortable guestrooms and suites in the main hotel, or expansive apartment style accommodations nearby.With more on-site restaurants than any other Fort McMurray hotel, guests can grab a one-of-a-kind cup of coffee at Coco Jo Coffee House, enjoy dinner at The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, and listen to live music weekly at Delaney's Irish Pub.

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Quality Hotel Drumheller

Drumheller, Alberta
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Explore the Canadian Badlands and visit the dinosaur capital of the world while staying at this pet-friendly Drumheller hotel that offers free breakfast, free Wi-Fi and an exercise room.

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The Summit at Grande Rockies

Canmore, Alberta
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The Summit at Grande Rockies is Canmore’s premier luxury hotel experience. These modern penthouse suites, located on the fourth floor of the Grande Rockies building, boast spacious, two-storey floor plans with exquisite furnishings and finishing details. Each suite features an open concept main level with fully equipped, gourmet kitchen and private balcony off the living room, complete with barbecue. Luxurious bedrooms complement the lavish bathrooms, including steam showers and soaker tubs. Suites also offer a private rooftop patio with incredible mountain views and a private six-person hot tub (exclusive to the fourth floor penthouses). Additional one and two bedroom suites, separate from the fourth floor penthouse units, are also available. These condo suites feature fully-equipped kitchens, gas fireplaces and private balconies. Amenities include heated underground parking, in-suite laundry, and access to the common area indoor pool, waterslide, hot tub, and fitness facility in the main Grande Rockies building. The Summit at Grande Rockies is a self-check-in hotel, providing guests with a private, vacation home style experience. Located just off the Trans-Canada Highway and walking distance to downtown Canmore, The Summit also gives guests easy access to the amenities and activities Canmore, Banff and Kananaskis have to offer.

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A Beautiful Legacy

By: Amanda MacKay

Leighton Art Centre is where art and nature come together in Southern Alberta’s Foothills. More than just a unique historic home once owned by a pair of renowned artists, it's a vibrant and open space for creativity, inspiring all who visit to explore, appreciate and create. In 2012, Barbara Leighton - a woman who lived and unconventional life and the Centre's founder - was posthumously honoured as one of '100 Outstanding Albertans' in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Calgary Stampede. Her legacy is a beautiful one indeed.

Published: 2018-05-01
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CALGARY CHOCOLATE IS OUT OF THIS WORLD

By: Julie Van Rosendaal

Each month, an Alberta foodie will post a favourite culinary adventure or experience in Alberta. First up is Julie Van Rosendaal, sharing insights on her favourite chocolatiers in Calgary.

Published: 2016-10-27
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Weather in Banff, Canmore & The Canadian Rockies

By: Nick Fitzhardinge

If you are planning on visiting Banff, Canmore and The Canadian Rockies then take a read through this guide on what sort of weather to expect, especially if you are coming to take great photos!

Published: 2019-02-14
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"Your Holiday begins here!"

By: JSamms

"Way to start the Va-cay Eh?!" Bringing the Majesty of the Canadian Rockies, its Wildlands and Wildlife, “really” up close, we will share with you much about the Natural and Human history of our Great Canadian Rockies. "Experience our Rockies"

Published: 2018-12-06
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Rock The Rink - First Annual Tour

Red Deer, Alberta
2019-10-10 To 2019-10-10 MST

Combining the highest level of on-ice superstar talent with an ever-evolving touring production, Rock The Rink will produce the highest value of entertainment. This year at Westerner Park, along with upgrades to lighting, video and interactive technology live music will be introduced to the show, with featured special musical guest, Birds of Bellwoods. The cast will feature Canadian Greats, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, Patrick Chan, Kaetlyn Osmond, Elvis Stojko and other world-renowned skating talent.

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Canadian Par 3 Championship

Banff, Alberta
2019-08-17 To 2019-08-17 MST

Join Fairmont Banff Springs as they celebrate the Canadian Par 3 Championships! Players will complete all 18 holes of the Stanley Thompson Golf Course, redesigned into Par 3's. Top 2 finishers will represent Canada at the 2020 Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship in Bermuda. Prizes available on all 18 holes. For details, please contact golf reservations, call 403 762 6801.

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Edmonton International Jazz Festival

Edmonton, Alberta
2019-06-21 To 2019-06-30 MST

The Edmonton International Jazz Festival brings together jazz lovers in both big-name venues and intimate spaces. Connecting people from all over the world, the festival supports the jazz community, both near and far. Edmonton’s long history with jazz makes the festival the perfect place to come hear talented jazz musicians perform.

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Canada Day at Heritage Park

Calgary, Alberta
2019-07-01 To 2019-07-01 MST

Celebrate Canada Day in Calgary the old fashioned way with your friends and family at Heritage Park. The day kicks off with a complimentary pancake breakfast for the first 2019 people and features an old-fashioned parade down main street, live entertainment throughout the park, and a full day of family fun, games and activities. Take a ride on an old fashioned steam train, cruise the waters of the Glenmore Reservoir aboard a paddle wheel boat, and get a birds-eye view of the park from the top of an antique Ferris Wheel. Enjoy a festive Afternoon Tea on the veranda of the Famous 5 Centre of Canadian Women, or picnic in the park at a licensed family BBQ tent. Wear your red and white in celebration of Canada's rich cultural diversity and heritage this Canada Day.

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Calgary Fringe Festival

Calgary, Alberta
2019-08-02 To 2019-08-10 MST

The annual Calgary Fringe Festival features bold shows that are uncensored and unforgettable. The non-juried theatre festival focusses on creativity, performance, expression, and pushing boundaries. Productions can be locally grown or have international roots. Expect the unexpected throughout the multi-day event.

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K-Days

Edmonton, Alberta
2019-07-19 To 2019-07-28 MST

K-Days is the experience you’re looking for—there for the taking, just a ticket away. It’s the wonder of the midway, the glow of the past, the promise of the future, the joy of the present. K-Days is Edmonton’s annual summer fair with hundreds of thousands of guests passing through the K-Days gates each year. K-Days is so much more than a fair experience —it’s a midway and over 522,000 square feet of indoor entertainment space including eight halls of excitement. Produced and hosted by Northlands, K-Days is held on nearly 160 acres of fun!

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Pincher Creek Mud Bog

Pincher Creek, Alberta
2019-07-13 To 2019-07-13 MST

Chinook Mud Racing (CMR) is a group of enthusiasts with the same interest: mud bogging. Be the the fastest across a 200', 18' deep mud pit. From street legal 4x4's in our Stock Class to the outrageous trucks in open class, mud bogging is steadily becoming one of the most popular motor sports event in North America for thousands of four wheel enthusiasts to enjoy. This organization accommodates over 100 racers and is constantly growing. Beer gardens, food trucks, kids activities and some really cool trucks. Shuttle transportation provided back into Pincher Creek.

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Alex in Wonderland

Calgary, Alberta
2019-05-25 To 2019-07-27 MST

Jubilations Junior presents, Alex in Wonderland. Come and help Alex find his way through the wacky world of Wonderland. Same Jubilations Dinner Theatre you know and love-only Junior. Show runs every Saturday morning. Enjoy an amazing all Canadian 2 act musical comedy, served with a delicious 3 course lunch. With their world famous interactive characters a show that is good for all ages.

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Fossil Prospecting Hike

Experience the excitement of prospecting for fossils as you hike the spectacular badlands of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Please wear appropriate hiking shoes and bring water. Lunch is provided. Please note there will be no digging or removal of fossil material.

Expires: 2020-03-31
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Calgary Zoo Pandamonium Package

Hotel Blackfoot invites you to come and meet the Giant Pandas at the Calgary Zoo. Start your adventure at check in with an exclusive Panda Scavenger Hunt!! Pkg for 4 includes accommodation; breakfast, Zoo admission, Panda Scavenger Hunt, limited edition Panda ears, stuffed Panda, and cookies. Starting at $199

Expires: 2019-09-02
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Banff National Park Tour

Explore the breathtaking scenery that Alberta has to offer. Featuring commentary from our driver/guides and key stops at Lake Louise and Victoria Glacier, Moraine Lake, and Town of Banff. Admission included to Banff National Park. Year round dates available. Includes transfers to/from Calgary.

Expires: 2020-03-24
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Rock Climbing Experience

The Rock experience programs are designed to introduce the sport of rock climbing. The rock experience is a 1 day program which will get people off cranking safely and introduced to the vertical world with a safety oriented approach; the guides will begin with the basics

Expires: 2019-09-25
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Prairie Train Tour

The Mossleigh grain elevators are one of the few, remaining original elevator rows left in Canada. These rare iconic prairie sentinels signify the past, as a country was developed with the aid of the railways. Step back in time as you travel through some of Alberta's diverse prairie landscapes. ​

Expires: 2019-09-07
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The Jump Yard Indoor Trampoline Park

The Jump Yard offers the opportunity to experience trampoline jumping. Or, opt for cheap Tuesdays between 5-8 p.m. and pay $8 per hour! Jump socks extra.

Expires: 2020-01-23
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RV Having Fun Yet?

Spend the day at Calaway Park and the night under the stars at the RV Park and Campground! Includes one night’s stay and 4 one-day tickets to Calaway Park. Package cannot be combined with any promotional rate. Subject to availability. Not valid during the Calgary Stampede, July 4-14.

Expires: 2019-09-02
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Jasper Train Tour-Dunster Station

Ride the steel rails! Travel from Jasper into B.C. and back again. Encounter wildlife and enjoy breathtaking views of the Rockies. Experience both the train and a small personalized sightseeing tour all in the same day. All aboard your Jasper Train Tour!

Expires: 2020-03-31
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