Many of Calgary’s most interesting sights can be found within easy reach of Airdrie, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Ironhorse Park and the iconic Nose Creek Valley Museum. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Cross Iron Mills Mall and Sunridge Mall.
You’ll find some interesting cultural highlights in and around Airdrie. In particular, you should make sure you check out Glenbow Museum and TELUS Spark. Treat your partner to a live performance at GRAND, the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium and the EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts.
If you are looking for great family fun, head to the various child-friendly attractions. Stop by Calgary Zoo, to experience some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Calgary, visit one of the many nearby outdoor areas. When the sun is out, explore the Canada Olympic Park and Edworthy Park, one of the places where visitors can enjoy a little slice of tranquility. Stretch your legs at the Prince's Island Park.
Calgary offers a range of unique sights such as Calgary Tower, the Devonian Gardens and Olympic Plaza. Lovers of history will enjoy checking out the Fort Calgary Historic Park.
A pleasant way to experience the natural environs is to book a round at one of the area’s popular courses like the Valley Ridge Golf Course.
To browse through stores or enjoy a light meal, set out to visit Market Mall and TD Square.
Nearby, McMahon Stadium is the home ground of the Calgary Stampeders, the Calgary Dinos and the Calgary Colts. If you are thinking of seeing a game played by the Calgary Stampeders, the main football team here, remember to wear their team colors; black, red and white..
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Fairmont Palliser, the Westin Calgary and the Delta Calgary Airport are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.