During the 1988 Olympic Winter Games in Calgary, Olympic Plaza was the focal point of much of the event, including most of ... More
During the 1988 Olympic Winter Games in Calgary, Olympic Plaza was the focal point of much of the event, including most of the medal ceremonies and laser and fireworks displays. Tens of thousands of people jammed into the square on any given evening. The square looks much as it did then and is now the focal point for many civic events, particularly for welcoming successful athletes home from recent Olympic Games. The large area in front of the stage is now a wading pool in the summer and flooded for ice skating in the winter.
Centrally located in the heart of Calgary, the Econo Lodge® Motel Village is just minutes from the University of Calgary
and Canada Olympic Park, a terrific locale to enjoy the crisp, clean Canadian air while skiing, snowboarding and bobsledding ...
In south west Alberta, the remains of marked trails and an aboriginal camp, and a tumulus where vast quantities of
buffalo (American Bison) skeletons can still be found, are evidence of a custom practised by aboriginal peoples of the ...
On any mild winter day, the frozen lagoon in this park is filled with skaters. An open expanse of ice
with smaller tributaries that wind off out of view, the man made lagoon is great for youngsters just learning ...