About Us

Welcome to Calgary Area, Your Premier Guide to Calgary and Beyond

At “Calgary Area”, our mission is simple: to provide the most comprehensive, engaging, and valuable resources for the vibrant communities of Calgary and for travelers eager to explore the beauty and energy of our region. Our dedication to showcasing the best of Calgary and its surrounding areas is fueled by our love for this magnificent city and its diverse, welcoming people.

Our Story

Founded by a team of passionate Calgary locals, “Calgary Area” started as a small project driven by a desire to connect people with the heartbeat of our city. Recognizing the need for a centralized platform that brings together local events, travel tips, accommodation guides, marketplace insights, and business listings, we embarked on this journey to build a resource that serves everyone – from long-time residents to first-time visitors.

What We Offer

  • Local Events and Festivals: Dive into Calgary’s vibrant event scene, from cultural festivals to sports events.
  • Travel and Tourism: Discover hidden gems and must-visit spots in and around Calgary, complete with travel tips and day trip ideas.
  • Accommodations: Find the perfect stay, from luxury hotels to cozy B&Bs, catering to every preference and budget.
  • Local Resources: Find support programs for seniors, schools and daycares, summer camps, and community gardens. 
  • Marketplace: Explore our curated marketplace featuring local artisans, businesses, and unique finds that celebrate Calgary’s entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Business Listings: Access a comprehensive directory of businesses and services, all at your fingertips.
  • Calgary’s Own Social Media: Join our social media platform and be a part of the evergrowing online community of Calgary residents and guests.

Our Commitment to the Community

We are more than just a website; we are a community-driven platform committed to supporting local businesses, promoting sustainable tourism, and celebrating the rich cultural tapestry of Calgary. Our team works tirelessly to keep you informed and connected, ensuring that whether you’re planning a weekend outing or looking to explore new business opportunities, “Calgary Area” is your go-to source. If you feel you can help us make this platform even better by contributing to site moderation, providing the latest news, or submitting your best stories or images about the beautiful city of Calgary, don’t hesitate to send us a quick email, and we’ll be in touch!

Join Us on This Journey

Whether you’re a resident keen on rediscovering your city or a traveler planning your Calgary adventure, “Calgary Area” is here to guide you. We’re constantly updating our content to reflect the dynamic nature of our city, ensuring that you always have the latest and most accurate information.

We invite you to explore, engage, and be part of our growing community. Together, let’s celebrate everything that makes Calgary a wonderful place to live, work, and visit.