November 2022

Found 4 blog entries for November 2022.

The best Christmas events in CalgaryThe holiday season is a time for fun and frolicking in the snow, revelling in the concept of peace on earth, and partaking in the spirit of giving. Those looking for Christmas events in Calgary this year to embrace the warmth the holidays bring should check out these annual festivities fostering everything Christmas is about.

Heritage Park Once Upon a Christmas

Once Upon a Christmas is by far one of the most cherished holiday traditions in Calgary, and the event transports visitors into an old-fashioned town. A picturesque Christmas scene through and through, The Heritage Park Once Upon a Christmas Village is open this year from November 26 to December 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., making it the ideal place to spend a day indulging in holiday magic.

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GlobalFest in Calgary, AB

GlobalFest is a major cultural festival that takes place every August in Calgary, AB. The festival started in 2003 and was spread out across various parts of the city. Today, the entire festival takes place at Elliston Park in East Calgary. Residents can walk from their homes in Penbrooke Meadows to reach the famous festival without worrying about parking. One of the best festivals in the city, it's capped each night with a fantastic fireworks display from up to five different countries. Here's a guide to everything residents and visitors could want to know about GlobalFest before seeing it firsthand.

What is GlobalFest?

The two main parts of GlobalFest are the OneWorld Festival and the International Fireworks Festival. The OneWorld Festival is a

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Why Should You Love Living Near Riley Park

Riley Park is in the northeast part of Hillhurst in Calgary, and it separates the rest of the neighbourhood from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology. The Hillhurst and Sunnyside areas are now considered some of Calgary's most beautiful and walkable communities. The streets and sidewalks are clean and well-kept, and new streetlights and benches have been added in the last two decades. Dozens of locally owned shops and restaurants are just a short walk from most homes for sale in Hillhurst. Residents are also close to many great parks and other outdoor amenities, including Calgary's East Village RiverWalk. Here are some of the perks of living near Riley Park.

Stroll to One of Calgary's Best Wading Pools & Playgrounds

Calgary gets some hot

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Best Restaurants in Kensington Village

As a pedestrian-friendly part of Calgary, Kensington Village's restaurant scene is booming. Visitors can stroll from their Hillhurst homes in the evening and find world-class dining or just a quick bite for lunch in minutes. From international flavours to down-home Canadian favourites, there's a little something to satisfy every appetite. Here are some of the best restaurants locals can walk to in Kensington Village.

Niko's Bistro

Niko, the owner of Niko's Bistro, came to Calgary after Croatia's War of Independence and learned English while washing dishes, busing tables, and becoming a head chef. He opened this restaurant in 2006, and it's been growing in popularity ever since.

Niko's Bistro is perfect for a quick business lunch or a more

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