Welcome to Foothills

Calgary's Backyard is packed with cool little towns and vast open spaces, with no shortage of things to do, shops to visit, food to eat, or adventures and memories to make.

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Top Places to Discover

Since its official opening in 1975, Spruce Meadows has created a unique environment of good friendship, commerce, and sport. We are committed to being a leading venue for international horse sports.

Spirit Hills Winery is a true family-run local success story. Beginning in December of 2012, it is owned and operated by Ilse and Hugo Bonjean and their family.

This vibrant town is a gathering place for creative and spirited people, rich in quintessential experiences that only small towns with history can offer.

Featured Foothills Tour

Spend a full day exploring the Cool Little Towns of the Foothills

Featured Upcoming Event

Discover the taste of wild Alberta! Learn to identify, collect and cook with a handful of Alberta's wild edible plants at Chimney Rock wellness retreat centre.

Upcoming Events

It’s time to giddy up this weekend with some good old-fashioned Wild-West-themed fun! Join them for Granary Road’s first Goat Rodeo - where their silly goats will be up to no good. Kids can practice t..

Discover the taste of wild Alberta! Learn to identify, collect and cook with a handful of Alberta's wild edible plants at Chimney Rock wellness retreat centre. Explore the north side of the Whaleback ..

In many cities and towns around the world, food and beverage festivals have become a part of summer culture. The High River International Food Fest is the Foothills’ premier international food and bev..

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