Bring your partner, spouse, or guest to GeoCalgary 2022 and we will make sure that they are shown the classic Calgary Hospitality with once in a lifetime excursions and activities during the week.
Sunday October 2, 2022 | 5:00 pm
Meet fellow partners and your host for the week. We will set up a chat group so that you can all communicate while at the conference. Coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided.
A Banff Adventure:
Monday October 3, 2022 | 08:00
Cost: $280 (lunch & gondola ticket included)
Hop on a tour bus to explore the strikingly beautiful Banff nestled in the majestic Rocky Mountains. Take the Gondola up to Sulphur Mountain and enjoy the breaktaking views over lunch. Stroll through the Town, take photos of the waterfalls at Johnston Canyon and see other stunning sights before being taken back to Calgary.
Note: in the event that the tour company cancels the trip, registrants will receive a full refund.
Explore Stephen Avenue:
Tuesday October 4, 2022 | 10:30
Soak up the Calgary atmosphere and some unique Calgary shopping with a saunter down Stephen Avenue. You can pick up some cowboy boots at Lammle’s Western Wear, or just wander down the pedestrian only street and take in the sights. It’s up to you!
Lunch at the Calgary Tower:
Tuesday October 4, 2022 | 12:30
A towering icon of the Calgary skyline, the Calgary Tower is a must‐see for any visitors. Ride up to the viewing deck where you will experience a 360 degree view of the city, the Rocky Mountains, the foothills, and the prairies. Then enjoy lunch at the Sky 360 Restaurant and Lounge which rotates while you eat so that you can take in the scenery as you enjoy your meal.
* alcoholic beverages not included in cost.
Paint with Friends:
Tuesday October 4, 2022 | 15:00
The scenery and culture is enough to get anyone’s creativity flowing. Sip wine with friends as an experienced artist guides you through painting an iconic Alberta scene. No experience necessary and no need to bring anything except smiles. The experience is fun and casual and you get to take home your masterpiece as a memento of your visit to Calgary. Wine is included.
Walking Tour Along the Bow River:
Wednesday October 5, 2022 | 10:00
When Calgary was established as a Fort in 1875, the Bow River provided food and transportation for the first settlers. Take a morning stroll along the beautiful Bow and other Calgary sites while a tour guide shares interesting facts and history of the area. Check out the public art, Eau Claire Market, the new Library, and the beautiful Prince’s Island. Keep an eye open for birds and the changing colours of the trees and enjoy the fresh morning air.
Lunch at the River Café:
Wednesday October 5, 2022 | 12:00
Enjoy lunch at the River Café on Prince’s Island. The restaurant has the feel and nostalgic appearance of an old Rocky Mountain fishing lodge and delicious meals that highlight the regional seasonal ingredients.
* alcoholic beverages not included in cost
Three-Day Partner Program Package:
Save money by purchasing all the activities as a package! This package includes all three days’ activities, a bonus gift, and two drink tickets at the Icebreaker Reception on Sunday October 2.
Cost: $450 – Available to partners who register and pay online before September 16, 2022