2014 don't miss list for the Calgary Stampede
Country music legend and triple threat: Reba McEntire
Prep your liver. And dust off your dancing boots. Stampede 2014 is here and so are the parties.
8 Must-Do Activities in Banff/Lake Louise:
1. Tea House Hikes
Travelling to Calgary? The mystique and old-time beauty of rail travel can be had by boarding the Rocky Mountaineer which winds through the majestic Rocky Mountains.
If your idea of a good time is "anything that gets your heart pumping," then Calgary's a great place to be. There's a ton of places to ski, snowboard, mountain bike or rock climb in the mountains just west of here, but there's a lot to get your blood pumping inside the city, too.
Eat like a local as you explore a few of the top delicious eateries sprinkled around Calgary's core. This list includes stops anywhere from artisanal chocolate to free pig roasts.
If you're looking to indulge in some of the city's most show stopping eats, look no further than the Insider's guide to the 5 most outrageous dishes in Calgary.
Get a sense of why Calgary has one of the most vibrant music scenes in the country by checking out these five must-see hidden music venues.
The last time I saw Shad (born Shadrach Kabango) was this past summer when he was opening for Macklemore in front of a Fun Fur and possibly thrift store-clad crowd at the Stampede Corral.