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GLOW Downtown Winter Light Festival

The Calgary Downtown Association (CDA) will host its inaugural winter light festival in Calgary from February 17 20, 2017 over the Family Day long weekend.

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community garden

We've partnered with the Drop-In Centre (DI) to provide a community garden on 3rd Street SW. Volunteers from the DI tend the gardens and crops are donated back to the centre.

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HOSTs

Keep an eye our for our HOSTs. This team of young people are eager to help you find your way, or provide info on upcoming events and activities in Downtown Calgary.

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Vitality Awards

The Downtown Vitality Awards are given annually to businesses and organizations in recognition of significant achievements in enhancing the vitality of Downtown Calgary.

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graffiti removal

Our 'Off The Wall' team spends their summer removing thousands of tags, stickers, spray paint and illegal posters from walls, buildings, and anywhere else they show up.

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