Calgary is a pretty decently sized city with so much to do, see, and explore. And sometimes there isn't quite enough time to fully experience all Calgary has to offer. For instance, you're on a day trip and you're not sure what to do. You only have one day but you want to see and do everything in the amount of time you have here.
Well, you don't have to worry - we've compiled a list of 24 things that you must do if you have 24 hours in Calgary. You'll cover the food, the fun, and the city's amazing scenery. Get the full Calgary experience all within a day! You won't have to leave the city with a case of FOMO ever again.
Start your day off at one of Calgary's best breakfast spots.
Grab a cone at Made By Marcus
The Salted Butter Caramel is a must-try.
Visit the Telus Spark Science Centre
Go on the Log Ride at Calaway Park
Try one of REGRUB's insane milkshakes
Show your Calgarian spirit at a Flames game!
Visit the Calgary Tower.
If you didn't visit the Calgary Tower, did you really visit Calgary?
Take a selfie with the Wonderland Sculpture.
Go on a hiking adventure near Calgary.
Visit Lloyd's Rollersports Centre for some old school fun.
Visit Ranchman's like the true "Cool Runnings" fan girl you are.
Pro Tip: If you don't know what "Cool Runnings" is, you should probably do your Googles before coming to YYC. That bobsled is iconic, I tell you.
Go Bar Hopping on 17th Ave.
Southwest, not southeast.
Grab a Caesar in the home of Caesars.
Get a mini doughnut at one of Calgary's delicious bake shops.
(You know Calgary has the best mini doughnuts.)