Hopes that Calgary’s nearly 34-year-old saddle-shaped arena could be replaced have been reignited more than a year and a half after the Calgary Flames’ ownership group unveiled plans for its ambitious $890-million megaproject dubbed CalgaryNEXT. 1,220 more words
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Victoria Park could be the new home for the Calgary Flames, as a proposal for the city’s new event centre would see the complex built on two existing parking lots on Stampede grounds. 352 more words
Calgary Flames president and CEO Ken King has penned an open letter to Calgarians after a controversial comment he made suggesting the team would have no choice but to move if a new arena isn’t built. 427 more words
Country music duo Brooks and Dunn are set to perform in Calgary during the 2017 Stampede.
Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn will play at the Saddledome on Thursday, July 13 as part of the Virgin Mobile Stampede Concert Series. 85 more words
It’s a sobering reminder of the realities of the music industry.
In the past six years, country singer Lindi Ortega has released four critically acclaimed records, toured non-stop, received praise from Rolling Stone and the New York Times and even appeared on the popular ABC series Nashville. 1,061 more words
CALGARY — The question alone threw Gary Bettman off guard.
What, the commissioner of the National Hockey League was asked, are the shortcomings of the Calgary Flames’ current arena? 678 more words