Alberta Rockies

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These are tough times for musicians who thrive off playing in front of a live audience.

I doubt there will be many times in our life that we can shout, “Happy Sesquicentennial!” so we better practice saying it without stumbling over our lips. Happy Ses - qui – cen – tennial. Easy.

What makes a summer festival for you? Star-studded musical lineups that you have to line up for, or something a little more low-key and casual?

 

Red or white. Ale or lager. Savoury, spicy or sweet.

The weeks following the holidays can often feel a little glum with all of the festivities, merriment, and family time winding down.

Visiting the Alberta Rockies is like being transported to a world of infinite possibilities for soft or hard-core adventures. Between the vast snowy peaks, jewel blue lakes, forests, campgrounds and...

Plaid Goat Mountain Bike Fest is set to become a no brainer in early summer because it promises to be not only packed with rad mountain bike rides but also liquid – and local – refreshment.

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Region: Alberta Rockies
Province: Alberta

The spectacular setting of Waterton Lakes National Park is home to more than 50 per cent of Alberta's wildflowers - more than any other Rocky Mountain national park. More than 50 of Canada's rare...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Canmore
Region: Alberta Rockies
Province: Alberta

The Canmore Folk Music Festival is the longest running folk music festival in Alberta and one of its finest. Adhering to a philosophy and legacy of pure folk, world, blues, and roots music, the...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Banff
Region: Alberta Rockies
Province: Alberta

Attracting more than 150 development executives and a wide-ranging cross-section of television and digital media professionals from around the world, Banff is the ideal place to make new contacts...