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City's charms to shine as Calgary hosts major tourism conference

May 7, 2017 – "Local tourism boosters are hoping a gathering of hundreds of people seeking out the ultimate travel...

From craft beer to adventure, major tourism conference touts Calgary's charms

Rendez-vous Canada an opportunity to showcase city to the world

Canadian tourism conference in Calgary impresses international delegates

May 10, 2017 - "Some 560 delegates, mostly travel agents from 29 countries, are expected to attend the “Rendez-vous...

Canada 150 sign unveiled at Prince's Island Park

Calgary is the first of 19 cities in Canada to unveil a three-dimensional “Canada 150” sign to celebrate the nation’s 150th anniversary of Confederation.

'Leisure up, business is still down': Calgary works to fill traveller gap in wake of downturn

Mayor Naheed Nenshi says the city is punching below its weight in tourist numbers

Tourism Calgary in Strong Support of New Sport and Event Hosting Infrastructure

Tourism Calgary supports a rapid resolution leading to critically needed hosting infrastructure

Calgary White Hat Awards Celebrate Milestone Anniversary

On May 17, 2017, Tourism Calgary will host the 55th annual Calgary White Hat Awards, an evening dedicated to celebrating excellence in customer service. Be sure to get your tickets to the big event.

Tourism Calgary Focusing Marketing Efforts on Highly-Targeted U.S. Travellers

Research insights indicate u.S. Travellers are interested in a combination of urban and adventure experiences. To respond to this, many of tourism calgary’s marketing efforts showcase “two worlds, one day” options for exploring the rocky mountains and calgary’s culture all in the same day.

Juno Awards Brought Influx of $9 Million in Economic Activity to Calgary

By hosting the 45th annual Juno Awards Calgary expereinced an influx of $9 million in Economic Activity.