What’s New in Calgary in 2016? 9 Thing you Must Know

What’s New in Calgary in 2016? 9 Thing you Must Know

Mill Street Brewery

The Costigan House, otherwise called The Republik and Tequila Nightclub beforehand will be opening up as the Mill Street Brewery. The building will look how it did in the 1920’s finished with the first straight window projections, peaks and turned wood finials. There will be brewing works in the building and a meeting range that resembles a beer hall, upstairs an area will tell the historical backdrop of the blended brew.

A new lacrosse facility is planned for Glenmore Trail and Ogden Road. (source: Calgary Winter Lacrosse Association)

Indoor Lacrosse Area

A new lacrosse facility is planned for Glenmore Trail and Ogden Road. (Image courtesy of the Calgary Winter Lacrosse Association.)This spring the first indoor lacrosse court will open at the Calgary Winter Lacrosse Association. The overdue and anticipated facility is located at Glenmore Trail and Ogden and will cover 4 soccer fields.

April opening date for Danceworks

A brand new dance centre will be opening in April this year called the Decidedly Jazz Danceworks. The centre is located at 12th Avenue S.E. and covers 38,000 square feet. There will be 7 dance studios, one of these will be for community use and the centre will have funky modern designs on the studio windows.

New Calgary International Terminal

Calgary International Terminal will finally open in the fall of this year and it will suing the latest technology for a gate system. The terminal will feature retailers such as Cococo Chocolatiers and a Vin Room.

A pilot project for a new commuter bus route

A new commuter bus service will be launching this year between Calgary and High River, Nanton, Turner Valley or Black Diamond and Okotoks. Calgary Regional Partnership announced the new the route will connect with the LRT station at Bridlewood/Somerset.

A healthy food centre in Calgary

A rendering of The Alex Community Food (Source: RAD ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIORS)

A new community centre for healthy eating is booked for opening in the last quarter of this year, the definite area has not been chosen yet. The Alex and Community Food Centres Canada joined forces in 2014 to take a shot at the first CFC (Community Food Centre) in Calgary. The task will have a kitchen, nursery or garden and a lounge area. The building will be planned by RAD Architecture and will have 5,000 square feet of space.

The Rec Room coming to Deerfoot City

This December a new centre will be opening in Deerfoot City called The Rec Room, the first Rec Room opens in Edmonton this spring. The 50,000 square foot centre that is owned by Cineplex Entertainment will have a children’s play area that adults can use too. The two storey building will feature games, a bar, bocce ball courts, restaurants and will replace the High Street, which is to be demolished.

cSpace, the new co-working area in Calgary

cSpace will be another co-working place in the city and will be possessing a 47,500 square feet range for exhibitions and the arts. The space will include co-working place, studio space, a practice area, Montessori childcare and a theatre. You will have to wait until October before it opens.

Zoo Bridge to replace 100 year old bridge

12th Street S.E. will have a new bridge, late 2016 to early 2017. The Zoo Bridge will replace the 100 year old bridge, it will be sturdier structure to withstand freak weather events.

Modified from: ripco.ca