Escape today to Heritage Park Historical Village. Over 180 exhibits on 127 acres of land, Canada’s largest living history museum offers an authentic experience from the 1860s to 1950s. You will see the vital story of the settlement of the west not only preserved, but presented alive and in great working condition. Ride a real steam train, make old-fashioned ice cream with the prairie townsfolk, explore our First Nations encampment, stroll the antique midway, savour fresh baked treats from the Alberta Bakery, enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride and set sail on Calgary’s only paddlewheeler.
Spruce Meadows, in south Calgary, hosts a series of world-class show jumping tournaments throughout the year, including the National in June, Pan American in July and Masters in September. The picturesque equestrian and event centre also features beautiful gardens with an outdoor children’s playground and offers affordable family fun year round.
The Calgary Zoo is a great place to connect with nature and be inspired by the natural world's most fascinating creatures. Here, you can get up close and personal with nearly 1,500 different animals, representing five continents. With so much to see, no two visits will ever be the same.
Conveniently located just off the Trans-Canada Highway in Brooks, the Heritage Inn Hotel & Convention Centre offers modern accommodations and a host of full-service amenities to ensure a comfortable and relaxing stay. Whether traveling for business, leisure, an intimate gathering or a large event, our hotel has everything to meet your needs, including amenities such as: complimentary WiFi access, 24-hour front desk assistance, indoor hot tub, on-site restaurant, lounge and nightclub, fitness room, meeting, convention and wedding facilities, catering services, indoor tropical atrium, coin-operated laundry, room service, dog-friendly rooms and packed lunch service.
Make a reservation at our Travelodge Brooks AB hotel and kick start your next outing to the Centennial City of Alberta. Conveniently located off the Trans Canada Highway, our pet-friendly Brooks, Alberta, hotel near the Brooks & District Museum places you within reach of top attractions, shopping and great restaurants.
Lakeview Inn, Okotoks, AB is located in the foothills of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Experience the natural beauty of the rugged mountains, just minutes away from Calgary and its numerous attractions. Enjoy hiking, skiing, shopping and many challenging golf courses and of course the world famous Spruce Meadows and Calgary Stampede.
Spend a week or more exploring the spectacular national parks in Alberta.
A leisurely Alberta Family Adventure Holiday...
Visit breathtaking locations in the company of award-winning professional photographers.
Mountain View Helicopters, will take you on a sky-high trip full of mountain vistas, city skylines and rolling prairie – whatever strikes you. Their four-seat R44 Raven II helicopter ensures everyone has a good view, so there's no jostling for a window seat. Offering charters and champagne and discovery flights.
Canada Rail Vacations offers a broad assortment of fabulous Canadian vacation packages, all intended to make memories that will last for a lifetime.
Calgary Brewery Tours is all about spirited craftsmanship, but more importantly, it’s about the cold, refreshing beverages our city produces through the unique vision of the locals who love to create them. Experience our good natured and welcoming breweries, eateries and distilleries with people who enjoy a satisfying brew as much as you. Our two distinct tours let you taste the flavours of the Calgary area. You will witness the region’s rich history and realize the crazy lengths our brewers and distillers go to for the love of beer, spirits and mead.
The Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) is a 12-day showcase of up to 200 multi-genre films from Canada and more than 40 other countries. The festival hosts gala events, screenings, award ceremonies and special presentations. We welcome a large number of local and international film makers and connect them with the audience through post-screening question and answer periods, events, as well as panels and film talks that are open to the general public.
The west coast's largest two-day pet festival is a free family-friendly event at Eau Claire Market. Highlights include bulldog races, agility trials, pet related exhibitors and more.
An appetising annual four-day festival, providing visitors the chance to sample the city's global cuisine. Purchase tasting tickets for one Canadian Dollar on site at Eau Claire Festival Plaza, to enjoy sample size menu items from some of Calgary’s top restaurants.