Share this page Print

Potential bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

ID: 21

ListCategory: Olympic and Paralympic

Title: 2026 Olympic and Paralympic bid

Subtitle: 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games bid

Description: <p>The City of Calgary, with <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Council-Committee-Bid-Corporation.aspx#calgary2026" target="_blank">our partners</a>, is exploring the potential of hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.</p> <p> We, along with our partners, have funded a bid corporation called <a href="https://www.calgary2026.ca/" target="_blank">Calgary 2026</a>. Calgary 2026’s goal is to complete the exploration and development of a bid. Should this bid proceed, it will be submitted to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in January 2019.</p>

HeroImage: http://www.calgary.ca/CSPS/Recreation/PublishingImages/2026-Olympics/flags-Canada-Olympic-Park.jpg, Flags at Canada Olympic Park

HeroImageHeight: Medium (36)

HeroImagePosVert: Center

ShowOnline: True

2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games bid2026 Olympic and Paralympic bid

The City of Calgary, with our partners, is exploring the potential of hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

We, along with our partners, have funded a bid corporation called Calgary 2026. Calgary 2026’s goal is to complete the exploration and development of a bid. Should this bid proceed, it will be submitted to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in January 2019.

What's happening

     

ID: 84

ListCategory: Vote Results

Title:

ContentBlockTitle: Results of Vote 2018

HeadingLevel: H3

Subtitle:

ContentBlockSize: 1/3 and 2/3

Description: <p>The official results of the vote of the electors, Vote 2018, are now available at <a href="http://vote2018.calgary.ca/" target="_blank">Vote2018.Calgary.ca</a>.</p> <p>The Returning Officer will provide Council with a report on the official results at the Regular Meeting of Council on Monday, Nov. 19.</p> <p>Council will determine next steps for The City’s participation in exploring a bid for the 2026 Games.<br /> </p>

ButtonText:

ButtonLink:

LinkTarget: True

ContentBlockImage: http://www.calgary.ca/CSPS/Recreation/PublishingImages/2026-Olympics/vote-2018-2.png, election

ContentBlockImageAlignment: Left

ContentBlockImagePosHor: Center

ContentBlockImagePosVert: Center

ContentBlockImageHeight: 100%

ShowOnline: True

Results of Vote 2018

The official results of the vote of the electors, Vote 2018, are now available at Vote2018.Calgary.ca.

The Returning Officer will provide Council with a report on the official results at the Regular Meeting of Council on Monday, Nov. 19.

Council will determine next steps for The City’s participation in exploring a bid for the 2026 Games.
 

ID: 29

ListCategory: Public Engagement

Title:

ContentBlockTitle: Public engagement: What We Heard report

HeadingLevel: H3

Subtitle:

ContentBlockSize: 1/3 and 2/3

Description: <div>Last month, we asked for your opinion on a possible Calgary 2026 Games. We are now sharing What We Heard. This report outlines the engagement process, highlights what citizens told us, and presents recurring themes. <a href="https://www.engage.calgary.ca/download_file/view/2197" target="_blank">View the What We Heard report</a>.  </div>

ButtonText:

ButtonLink:

LinkTarget: False

ContentBlockImage: http://www.calgary.ca/CSPS/Recreation/PublishingImages/2026-Olympics/Engagement-block.jpg, Citizens participating in engagement

ContentBlockImageAlignment: Left

ContentBlockImagePosHor: Center

ContentBlockImagePosVert: Center

ContentBlockImageHeight: Medium (36)

ShowOnline: True

Public engagement: What We Heard report

Last month, we asked for your opinion on a possible Calgary 2026 Games. We are now sharing What We Heard. This report outlines the engagement process, highlights what citizens told us, and presents recurring themes. View the What We Heard report

ID: 83

ListCategory: Report

Title:

ContentBlockTitle: Cost-Benefit Analysis

HeadingLevel: H3

Subtitle:

ContentBlockSize: 1/3 and 2/3

Description: <p>​The City of Calgary commissioned Ernst &amp; Young, an independent expert, to undertake a cost-benefit analysis of the Calgary 2026 bid corporation’s Draft Hosting Plan Concept and proposed Public Funding Summary to help inform Council and citizens. <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Cost.aspx#report" target="_blank">View the report here</a>.</p>

ButtonText:

ButtonLink:

LinkTarget: True

ContentBlockImage: http://www.calgary.ca/CSPS/Recreation/PublishingImages/2026-Olympics/adult-african-descent-analysis-1549000.jpg, People in meeting

ContentBlockImageAlignment: Left

ContentBlockImagePosHor: Left

ContentBlockImagePosVert: Center

ContentBlockImageHeight: Medium (36)

ShowOnline: True

Cost-Benefit Analysis

​The City of Calgary commissioned Ernst & Young, an independent expert, to undertake a cost-benefit analysis of the Calgary 2026 bid corporation’s Draft Hosting Plan Concept and proposed Public Funding Summary to help inform Council and citizens. View the report here.

ID: 30

ListCategory: Hosting Plan

Title:

ContentBlockTitle: Draft Hosting Plan: Concept

HeadingLevel: H3

Subtitle:

ContentBlockSize: 1/3 and 2/3

Description: <p>Read more on <a href="/CSPS/Recreation/Pages/Calgary-2026-Olympic-bid/Hosting-plan-landing.aspx" target="_blank">The City’s review </a>of Calgary 2026's Draft Hosting Plan Concept, which includes examples of benefits and risks to Calgary, including Community, Venues and Facilities, Environment, Economy and Cost.</p>

ButtonText:

ButtonLink:

LinkTarget: False

ContentBlockImage: http://www.calgary.ca/CSPS/Recreation/PublishingImages/2026-Olympics/Canada-Olympic-Park-wall-banner.jpg, /CSPS/Recreation/PublishingImages/2026-Olympics/Canada-Olympic-Park-wall-banner.jpg

ContentBlockImageAlignment: Left

ContentBlockImagePosHor: Center

ContentBlockImagePosVert: Center

ContentBlockImageHeight: Medium (36)

ShowOnline: True

Draft Hosting Plan: Concept

Read more on The City’s review of Calgary 2026's Draft Hosting Plan Concept, which includes examples of benefits and risks to Calgary, including Community, Venues and Facilities, Environment, Economy and Cost.