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Winter City Calgary

Explore your city Winter in Calgary

Living in Calgary means the possibility of snowfall and cold weather almost every month of the year, giving us the opportunity to toboggan, skate, and to warm up at an outdoor fire pit. Check out all the activities, events and resources that will help you to love winter in Calgary.

Olympic Plaza skating rink is now open

Olympic Plaza’s refrigerated surface means skating for Calgarians during chinooks and warm winter weather. Skate rentals are available at the Skate Hut. (Rental availability may be different than skating hours.)

Skating at Olympic Plaza

Winter activities

There are so many awesome outdoor activities to keep you active and healthy in winter. Find toboggan hills, outdoor skating rinks and much more.

Find a winter activity

Winter events

Get outside and enjoy fun-filled winter festivals and events that will lift your spirits with   music, art, culture, food and entertainment. Coming your way this winter!

Find winter events

More reasons to love winter

We’re working on a Winter City Strategy to promote and celebrate all that Calgary offers in the winter. Our goal is to find ways to create more economic, social and cultural opportunities during Calgary's winter months. This includes extending Calgary's festival and event season, finding ways to improve safety and accessibility and improve the economy, especially in our downtown core.

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