Industry News

News from Travel Alberta, the Canadian Tourism Commission and a cross-section of stories, research and accolades from across our growing Calgary tourism industry.

Canada's Top Restaurant Award Announcement

River Café received two top awards from the National Terroir Symposium in Toronto last month.

The Fairmont Palliser Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Calgary’s Castle by the Tracks Announces Afternoon Tea Dance in the Street

Alberta Tourism Market Monitor

The May 2014 edition of the Alberta Tourism Market Monitor is available.

Tourism Calgary making a splash in Toronto

Tourism Calgary and its partners launch an aquatic marketing blitz on Toronto’s harbourfront

Heritage Park - Investing in Storytelling and a Storied Past

Heritage Park on Investing in Storytelling and a Storied Past.

Improved Visa Process a Boost to Canadian Competitiveness

Improved Visa Process for Mexican Visitors make it faster and easier for Mexican travellers to acquire a visa to visit Canada.


2014 Alto Award applications are now being accepted. Deadline for applications is September 5, 2014.

Canadian Tourism Commission publishes 2013 Annual Report

The state of play for Canada’s tourism industry: our 2013 Annual Report: Helping Tourism Businesses Prosper

ATB Financial Announced as Presenting Partner for 2014 Tour of Alberta

The Tour of Alberta, Canada’s largest professional cycling race, is proud to announce ATB Financial as its new presenting partner

So Proud: The Calgary Hotel Association Annual Report

Calgary Hotel Association 2013 Annual Report is now available.