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Calgary secures exclusive Canadian rights to host X Games
In early March, Minister of Culture and Tourism Ricardo Miranda, Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Tourism Calgary CEO Cindy Ady announced that Calgary has secured the exclusive Canadian rights to host X Games for a minimum three-year run.
Tenille Townes and Old Dominion announced as performers for the 2019 Canadian Country Music Awards
June 26, 2019 (Calgary, AB) -- The stage for the 2019 CCMA Awards just got a whole lot hotter! Today the Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA) and Global are thrilled to announce Alberta’s Tenille Townes and three-time ACM Award winners Old Dominion are confirmed to perform at the 2019 CCMA Awards. Presented by TD Music and broadcast exclusively on Global Sunday, September 8 at 9 p.m. EST/PST from Calgary, AB, this year’s show is bound to be the biggest yet.
Sport and cultural events stimulate the economy and build Calgary’s shareable experiences
As ultimate hosts, Tourism Calgary proudly supports 89 sport, culture and major events annually, which contribute over $108 million in economic impact. These events build Calgary’s brand, enrich the city’s vibrancy, stimulate the economy, support hosting infrastructure and attract visitors. In the coming weeks, Tourism Calgary looks forward to seeing how events like the PGA TOUR Champions Shaw Charity Classic taking place Aug. 28 to Sept. 1 and the 2019 Canadian Country Music Awards and Country Music Week taking place Sept. 5 to 8 intensify our city’s vibrancy.
The Brand Evolution Project focuses on expanding the be part of the energy brand by articulating and emotionalizing Calgary’s unique personality so that visitors, residents, post-secondary students and businesses can connect with our city in new ways.
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