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North East District

Great arrivals are only the beginning in Calgary’s North East.

Plan your event in Calgary's North East

Accessible and diverse is how one would describe Calgary’s North East district. Yes, it’s home to Alberta’s aviation hub (The Calgary International Airport) but there’s something about the fabric of its communities, and the people within them, that make the North East as friendly as it is unique. Meetings and events here can happen in any of the fabulous hotels, or at quirky, memorable spots like the Calgary Zoo.

Facilities and Amenities
Facilities and Amenities
The North East’s eclectic facilities reflect its array of neighbourhoods and help make your event one to remember. Here, you’ll find arenas alongside a science centre alongside a racetrack and Canada’s most visited zoo.
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After the Meeting
After the Meeting
Work up an appetite out at Cross Iron Mills – home to a massive outlet mall and a brand new casino and racetrack. Then explore the North East’s diverse dining scene – where you’ll find everything from Italian to Vietnamese to Indian.
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Planning and Accommodations
Planning and Accommodations
Each of the North East’s 16 hotels has something unique to offer, whether that’s instant airport access or Bow River views.
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Why the North East?

The world is at your fingertips when you plan an event in the North East district, home to Calgary’s international airport.

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Facilities and Amenities

If it happens in the North East, it will be an event to remember. These facilities and amenities can help make it even more special.

After the Meeting

Nightlife
Nightlife
Catch a live band at any of the city’s stellar music venues; be dazzled by the Alberta Ballet; or do some dancing of your own – perhaps of the two-stepping variety. The end of the meeting is only the beginning of the good times.
Shopping & Fashion
Shopping & Fashion
There is certainly no shortage of shopping opportunities in Calgary. From big brand names and outlet malls, to eclectic boutiques and emerging designers and artisans, you’ll find it here. And yes, if you need cowboy boots, you’re in the right place.
Attractions
Attractions
Ride a steam train, see gorillas, and catch some of the world’s finest human and equine athletes – all in the same day. And while you’re at it, keep your eyes peeled for public art and architectural gems.
Dining
Dining
Calgary’s burgeoning dining scene serves up a lot more than the Alberta beef that put it on the map. Innovative chefs and restaurateurs are found in every district, and event attendees will find no shortage of delicious dining options.
Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
Galleries, theatres, a seemingly endless array of cultural festivals – Calgary’s low-key but thriving arts scene is at your event attendees’ fingertips. In addition, many of Calgary’s established neighbourhoods have excellent summer street festivals.
Day Trips
Day Trips
Just beyond Calgary’s city limits are some of the most spectacular landscapes the province has to offer. Whether event attendees want a day jam-packed with adventure or prefer a slower pace, the mountains, prairies or badlands are a great add-on to any trip.

Planning and Accommodations

With their airport proximity, the established hotels of North East Calgary host guests and events from around the world. They’re your partners in a successful event of any size, whether you take advantage of their ample meeting space or put your guests up in their comfortable, affordable rooms.

Planning for larger events

Planning a meeting or event for over 400 people?

Meetings & Conventions Calgary are here to help.

MeetingsCalgary.com

Planning a major sporting or entertainment event?

Calgary Sports Tourism Authority has got your back.

CalgarySportEvents.com

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