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WORLD-CLASS EXPERTISE GATHERED TO CARE FOR GIANT PANDAS
September 27, 2017

WORLD-CLASS EXPERTISE GATHERED TO CARE FOR GIANT PANDAS

The Calgary Zoo is proud to announce that an international team of experts has been assembled to care for the giant pandas which begin a five-year stay in Calgary next spring.


CHINIKI NATION LAUNCHES AN EXPERIENTIAL CULTURAL CENTRE
September 22, 2017

CHINIKI NATION LAUNCHES AN EXPERIENTIAL CULTURAL CENTRE

The Chiniki Cultural Centre and Stones Restaurant were envisioned by Chief Aaron Young and Wayne Chiu of the Chiniki Trico Partnership as a means to create sustainable, holistic change and self-reliance for the people of the Chiniki Nation. This unique cultural destination allows the Chiniki people to share an authentic First Nations experience unlike any other. The Centre honours the Chiniki history and culture through sharing food, art, music, traditions, activities and storytelling. 


POWER DOWN AND LOOK UP FOR THE 7TH ANNUAL DARK SKY FESTIVAL
September 21, 2017

POWER DOWN AND LOOK UP FOR THE 7TH ANNUAL DARK SKY FESTIVAL

Prepare to venture beyond to the cosmos at the 7th annual Jasper Dark Sky Festival Presented by Rocky Mountaineer from October 13-22, 2017.


Canadian Craft Spirits Launch in the U.S.
September 21, 2017

Canadian Craft Spirits Launch in the U.S.

Eau Claire Distillery, Canada’s premier craft distillery, today announced its official U.S. launch with availability in New York. The distillery’s renowned Parlour Gin and Prickly Pear EquineOx spirits can now be found in bars, restaurants and liquor stores within the state. Made from regionally-sourced ingredients and artisanal distilling methods, Eau Claire’s spirits reveal truly unique flavors and redefine taste, one grain-to-glass experience at a time. 


IT’S A WRAP! K-DAYS 2017 WELCOMED  THE SUNSHINE AND THE MASSES
July 31, 2017

IT’S A WRAP! K-DAYS 2017 WELCOMED THE SUNSHINE AND THE MASSES

Despite stormy weather the first few days, visitors flocked to K-Days, pushing the fair's attendance up more than 13,000 over 2016 to reach 816,250 attendees in 2017.


FROM HERITAGE HOME TO HOTEL SUITE: OPENING THE DOOR TO A PEEK INTO BANFF’S PAST
July 31, 2017

FROM HERITAGE HOME TO HOTEL SUITE: OPENING THE DOOR TO A PEEK INTO BANFF’S PAST

One of Banff’s original homes - a quaint, early 1900s, wooden house that stood on the corner of Banff Avenue and Moose St. for an estimated seventy years - is now fully restored and officially open to overnight guests.


CANMORE CAVE TOURS LAUNCHES 'SOLITUDE'
July 26, 2017

CANMORE CAVE TOURS LAUNCHES 'SOLITUDE'

Limitless caving experiences are now a reality, with ‘Solitude’. Six hours, one expert guide, one cave in Canmore, and an open invitation to let your imagination run wild.  Solitude, the latest cave experience offered by Canmore Cave Tours, is designed for those seeking to build their very own underground exploration of Rat’s Nest Cave – and the options are endless.    


KANANASKIS GOLF COURSE SHAPING UP NICELY AHEAD OF 2018 RE-OPENING
July 11, 2017

KANANASKIS GOLF COURSE SHAPING UP NICELY AHEAD OF 2018 RE-OPENING

The colour green has made a welcomed return to Kananaskis Country Golf Course, with the first of the course’s two 18-hole layouts - Mt. Lorette – now fully grassed.  This major restoration milestone marks the initial stage of completion for the Mt. Lorette course, signifying the nearing return of golf to the Kananaskis region after an absence of what will be five seasons. 


June 16, 2017

Aeromexico Announces its New Flight to Calgary, Canada from Mexico City

Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, started to serve its fourth Canadian destination the Calgary-Mexico City route on June 1, with daily nonstop service.


 


Eau Claire Distillery’s Parlour Gin and Prickly Pear EquineOx Win International Awards Including San Francisco World Spirits Gold Medal
June 14, 2017

Eau Claire Distillery’s Parlour Gin and Prickly Pear EquineOx Win International Awards Including San Francisco World Spirits Gold Medal

 
Eau Claire Distillery was honoured at the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, considered to be the most influential spirits competition in the world. From more than 2,252 spirits, the largest number in the competition’s 17-year history, Prickly Pear EquineOx received the Gold Medal in the flavoured Vodka category, while Parlour Gin received the Bronze Medal in the Gin category. 


 

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