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Shop Downtown Discount Card

Discounts For Customers - Support Local Businesses - Fight Cancer

When you purchase a Shop Downtown Discount Card for $10, you help support your neighbors, local economy and the American Cancer Society's mission to save lives, celebrate lives and lead the fight for a world without cancer. You also ensure great savings on a variety of products and services every time you patronize a participating member. It's a win/win situation.

Shop Downtown will contribute 100% of the sale price of each discount card sold through December 31, 2021, to American Cancer Society Relay For Life. The American Cancer Society does not endorse any product or service.














Things to do in Calgary, Canada

Main Street of old Downtown Calgary speaks to once what was and what could be once again. As Calgary the community gathers, it leaves a pocket of opportunity for small business owners to come in and set up shop.Take a few minutes to explore what each downtown has to offer by viewing our directory below.

Downtown Calgary brings a custom fit every time a shoe is bought locally. Nothing beats the hands on experience of shoe shopping to add to your collection of Men's, Women's and Children's shoes. Try them on, walk around and make sure you have the best fit as every manufacturer is a bit different on sizing.

Downtown Calgary offers on-the-go dining when you visit your favorite food truck. Pick up some corn tortilla tacos with freshly made pico with a fresh squeeze of lemon to give your day a boost. Food trucks can offer a wide variety of niche ethnic blends.

Downtown Calgary brings smiles by way of doughnuts and pastries made fresh daily for your enjoyment. Everyone has their favorite of course but having a variety of bakeries is what makes downtown so special. Fritters, scones and pies oh my!

Downtown Calgary is the place to plan your wedding. You'll be spending a lot of time downtown as there are so many wonderful shops to find invitations, photographers, bakers, caterers and jewelers. Planning your wedding will be a breeze with so much support from local merchants to make a perfect and memorable day.

Why do you love downtown?

Heather Anne Hopfinger
You do not have to walk far for a movie or some place great to shop or workout

Molly MacTaggart
Always love quaint, historic downtown areas, late April will be our first visit to Dillon.

Crystal Wood
Always rich in diversity and intriguing in atmosphere, it's busy, lively and full of color and wonderful aromas! A great experience for the senses.

Tim Dygert
Very cool stores.

Mary Ann Schlumpberger
It is just a fun place to go! Love Blind Georges' popcorn

Restaurants in Calgary, Canada



Downtown Calgary Hotels

Finding the best hotel in Downtown Calgary can make or break the experience of your entire trip. Take a few minutes to explore what each hotel has to offer by viewing our directory below. Here are some tips to consider:

Always tip staff when you feel the service was great and don't forget the housekeeping staff which you may never see. You should tip every day if you are staying multiple days as the staff may rotate out and miss the bounty at the end.

Policies vary on the availability of pet friendly rooms to it is wise to be open, honest and upfront during the booking process. You may find yourself kicked out or even paying a large deposit if you are not in a pet-friendly hotel and bring one anyway. New ADA laws are fuzzy though as service animals are not required to be documented and proprietors are legally not allowed to ask if the animal is a pet vs. a service animal.

Call ahead to make sure your reservation is still active and rebook if there are any price drops or changes in number of people staying with you. Another cost saving tips is to bundle the stay with airport parking and shuttle to avoid hefty fees.



Regency Suites Hotel
610 4th Avenue SW


Aloft Calgary University
2359 Banff Trail Nw


Hotel Alma
169 University Gate North West


Delta Calgary Airport
2001 Airport Rd NE


Econo Lodge South
7505 Macleod Trail South


ExecSuite
702 3rd Avenue S.W.


Grey Eagle Resort
3779 Grey Eagle Drive


Days Inn - Calgary Airport
2799 Sunridge Way NE


Super 8 Calgary Shawnessy Area
60 Shawville Road S.E.


Best Western Airport Inn Calgary
1947 - 18th Avenue N.E.


Acclaim Hotel Calgary Airport
123 Freeport Blvd NE


Centro Motel
4540 16 Ave NW


Calgary North Thriftlodge
2304 16th Avenue NW


Courtyard Calgary Airport
2500 48th Avenue NE


Wingate by Wyndham Calgary
400 Midpark Way SE


Travelodge Calgary South
7012 Macleod Trail South


Hotel Blackfoot
5940 Blackfoot Trail SE


Hyatt Regency Calgary
700 Centre Street SE


Comfort Inn & Suites, University
2369 Banff Trail, N.W.


Econo Lodge Motel Village
2440 - 16th Avenue N.W.


Kensington Riverside Inn
1126 Memorial Drive NW


Holiday Inn Calgary-Airport
1250 Mckinnon Dr Ne


Nuvo Hotel Suites
827 12th Avenue SW


Hotel Elan
1122 16 Ave Sw


Carriage House Inn
9030 Macleod Trail South


Days Inn - Calgary South
3828 Macleod Trail South East


Deerfoot Inn & Casino
1000, 11500 - 35 Street SE


Super 8 Calgary/Airport
3030 Barlow Tr NE


Four Points by Sheraton Calgary West
8220 Bowridge Crescent NW


Ramada Calgary Downtown
708 8th Avenue SW


Delta Calgary South
135 Southland Drive SE


The Westin Calgary
320 4th Ave SW


Best Western Village Park Inn
1804 Crowchild Trail NW


Delta Bow Valley
209-4th Avenue SE


HOWARD JOHNSON CALGARY AB
5307 McLeod Trail S.W.


Airport Traveller's Inn
1808 19th Street N.E.


The Fairmont Palliser
133 9th Avenue SW


Super 8 Motel Village Calgary
1904 Crowchild Trail NW


Hotel Arts
119 12th Ave SW


Comfort Inn And Suites South
4611 Macleod Trail SW


Hotel Le Germain Calgary
899 Centre Street SW