Welcome to Calgary, Alberta, a city with over 1.2million people and nearly 200 communities!
Whether you live here, or are planning to make this city your home, you've come to the right place to discover and explore every one of these unique and vibrant neighbourhoods.
We give you the complete run down on each neighbourhood, helping you make an informed decision about which one is right for you.
Through vivid and colourful photographs you will be able to "see" each community without having to leave your living room.
There are competitive sports teams to cheer on. The Calgary Flames, the much loved hockey team, won the stanley cup in 1988-89. Their presence in the 2004 stanley cup finals created what is now called the Red Mile.
This city has many attractions and exciting things to do. These include the zoo, the second largest in Canada. Calaway Park, the largest amusement park in western Canada. Devonian Gardens, one of the largest indoor parks in the world. Heritage Park, an historical park, the largest of it's kind in Canada. As well as many others.
The Red Mile is the name given to a section of 17th avenue SW. During the playoff run of 2004 fans gathered dressed in red (Flames colours) in support of their team. The world took notice as over 50,000 fans gathered to cheer on their team without violence.
This speaks to the character of the city and to its people, friendly, welcoming and inclusive.
This is a thriving city with so many opportunities for employment or to start a business. In fact, it has the second largest number of head offices in Canada!
The bike path system, roughly 700km, one of the most extensive in North America, offers outdoor lovers breathtaking mountain and downtown views!
Dog lovers will enjoy the largest number of off leash parks in North America!
The Calgary stampede is recognized world wide, hosting thousands of visitors every year, and is known as "the greatest outdoor show on earth".
In 2012, the Stampede turned 100 years old. The city turned on its charm and once again showed the world what it can do!
This is a welcoming city with western hospitality, where else can you see a lion, visit an Olympic park or see the majestic Rockies all in the same day!