Upcoming event? Here’s what you should know.

Attend events at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
Attend an event at the CTCC

You’re in for a distinct event experience

What’s happening at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre? It depends when you ask. Brilliance takes shape in our ideation spaces, conferences create global impact, and milestones like awards nights and weddings are celebrated in sophisticated style.

Located on the bustling, pedestrian-friendly Stephen Avenue, the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre connects to transit links and convenient parking. Stroll through the +15 Skywalk network, no matter the weather, and arrive comfortably at our doors. As you step through, a welcoming energy envelops you.

Attending an event

Getting here

From strolling down Stephen Ave to the opulence of an airport limo or convenience of the C-train, the CTCC is easy to reach and hard to miss.

Hotels & accommodations

With over 1,100 rooms ready to greet out-of-town guests, our hotels are your gateway to remarkable shopping, food and adventure in a vibrant western Canadian city. Enjoy your stay in Calgary’s stunning downtown.

The +15 Skywalk Network

Explore Downtown Calgary from the world’s largest pedestrian skywalk system, directly accessible from the CTCC. The +15 Skywalk Network connects you to Calgary destinations, all while sheltering you from weather that can change on a dime.

Parking

Arriving by car? We’ve got you covered. Our central location offers ample parking, including over 400 covered spaces in Lot 60—beneath the CTCC’s North Building. And for those with electric vehicles, you can plug into our EV stations while you check out what’s happening above.

Accessibility

The CTCC is intentionally accessible. We are on a mission to continuously improve our practices and facilities to be as universal as possible. When you’re our guest, you deserve to feel valued and seen. We’re only successful if all visitors feel how integral they are to each event.

Safety & security

We take your safety and security seriously. Our 24/7 team includes housekeeping and maintenance, event-specific coordination, Calgary emergency services, Occupational Health & Safety officers and mobile security extending to the surrounding +15 Skywalk connections. We keep things clean and safe so all you have to worry about is enjoying your event.

The ‘Love Your Lanyard’ Program

Community is at the heart of all we do. As a visitor, your CTCC lanyard is your passport to exclusive deals from partner restaurants in our downtown neighbourhood. It’s our way of extending the CTCC experience throughout your Calgary journey.

Lanyard Program

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The Calgary Parking Authority runs a 433-stall underground parkade, Lot 60, at the CTCC (727 1 St SE). There are EV charging stations on Level P2. Bicycle parking is available – call Guest Services at (403) 261-8500 for more information. For a map, rates and hours, see Lot 60. For more parking, see Downtown Calgary Parking.

You can easily reach our facility:

  • By air – Calgary is a 4-hour flight from Toronto, a 5-hour flight from New York, and an 8.5-hour flight from London. From the airport, it takes about 20 minutes to cover the 20 km (12.2 mi) to the CTCC in a cab, sedan or rental vehicle. The Calgary International Airport (YYC) site has more details.
  • By road – Calgary is at the intersection of two major highways: the TransCanada (Highway 1), which runs east/west across the entire country, and Highway 2, which is part of the north/south CANAMEX Corridor from Alaska to Mexico. Other provincial routes – Highways 22X, 8, 2A, and 201 – also provide easy access to the city’s interior from around Alberta.
  • By public transit – within Calgary, the CTCC is easily reached by either of the city’s Light Rail Transit lines (with one station outside our North Building, and another a block west) and several major bus routes. For details, see Calgary Transit.

Three premier hotels connect to the CTCC:

Learn more about our hotel partners.

The CTCC works with event organizers to create custom WiFi networks for the convenience of guests and attendees. For more information, see WiFi & Connectivity or email our Information Technology team at it@calgary-convention.com.

There are 8 lockable charging stations, 2 in each of the following facility spaces: Exhibition Hall, TELUS Rooms, Glen Rooms, and Macleod Hall. 

There are no public phones on the property, but Guest Services will be happy to assist you in making outgoing calls.

The CTCC is approximately 20 km (12.2 miles) from the Calgary International Airport – about 20 minutes by cab, sedan, or rental vehicle. The Calgary International Airport (YYC) site has more details.

The Calgary Skywalk (+15) system is a series of enclosed and connected walkways 15 feet above the ground, protecting pedestrians from inclement weather. With approximately 16 km (10 miles) of pathways and 59 bridges linking dozens of buildings (including the CTCC), it is the world’s most extensive pedestrian skywalk network. You can view more at Calgary +15.

There is an automated banking machine on the main floor of the North Building near Guest Services. Downtown Calgary also has many bank branches and standalone ABMs for your convenience.