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Things to Do in Calgary

Our beloved city of Calgary, or as the locals like to call it, Cowtown, is set between the stunning Canadian Prairies and the magnificent Rocky Mountains. Two great rivers, Elbow River and The Bow, join together near downtown Calgary, at the historical Fort Calgary attraction site. Calgary is a stunning city that is always vibrant and thriving with energy and exciting adventures.

When you visit Calgary you will never run out of fun things to do and see. From top shopping at the CrossIron Mills Outlet, gambling at the Century Downs Racetrack and Casino and the Calgary Zoo to the Calgary Tower and the annual Calgary Stampede and Rodeo, there is something for everyone to experience, explore and enjoy.


Conveniently located less than 20 minutes from Calgary International Airport by car, the Days Inn Calgary North Balzac is accessible from all major highways and is only 5 minutes away from the Crossiron Mills outlet mall. We’re just a short 20-minute drive from downtown Calgary, Alberta, where you will find most main attractions, restaurants, nightclubs and shops. Calgary is also home to many exciting festivals and events that keep people returning every year!


As the largest city in Alberta, Calgary has a lot to offer when it comes to shopping, outlets and shopping strips. CrossIron Mills Outlet is one of the largest and most popular malls in Alberta, and is located just a short 5 minute drive from our hotel. Guests can also visit Britannia Plaza, Kensington Village, Inglewood and the 17th Ave Retail and Entertainment District for an abundance of shopping opportunities and more! Costco is also a short distance from the hotel in Calgary, Alberta.


Calgary has an endless number of parks and recreational areas that are perfect for a daily bike ride, jog or hike. There are numerous paths and trails for you to discover, from beginner to advanced. If you're up for some exercise during your stay, visit the city's cycling and walking maps page here.


There is no shortage of exciting live music venues and nightly entertainment establishments to enjoy in Calgary. For a true Calgarian experience, check out the world-famous Cowboy's Night Club, voted as one of the 'Top 3 Mega Bars in North America' by USA Today, and the “The Best Bar in the NHL” by Sports Illustrated. Also, browse through Calgary's online nightlife guide for other places that are a must-do while you visit Calgary, such as our racetrack and casino.