Join us on 17th Ave from February 1 to 28 for one month of unplugged, unfiltered, unadulterated fun!

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From mom and pop-owned bakeries to award winning restaurants and everything in between, 17th Ave is truly one of the most diverse dining sectors in Calgary. This iconic street boasts an array of restaurants and eateries highlighting some of the best chefs in Calgary, along with cuisine from all over the globe. Whether you’re coming down for a night on the town at one of the many popular drinking holes, or you’re looking to try something completely new, you can find it all on 17th Ave.


Shop till you drop on 17th Ave where you’ll find everything from locally-made styles and luxury brands to home décor, sporting equipment, grocery essentials, electronics, collectibles, art and so much more. If you’re looking to spice up your wardrobe, find a gift for someone special, or just window shop all day, 17th Ave is the place to do it.


One of the things that makes 17th Ave so special is the variety of different businesses that line its streets. You can find art galleries and craft stores, fitness studios and gyms, luxury spas, salons, an escape room and more. Whether you’re coming down to 17th Ave to grab a bite or run some errands, there’s tons of fun to be had on Calgary’s most iconic street.


Discover the ’undiscovered’ on 17th Ave, home to more than 700 unique businesses between 2nd Street SW and 16th Street SW. Not only can you find some of Calgary’s best shopping and dining on this historical avenue, but there is also a number of professional services ranging from health and wellness to interior design, law, phycologists and more.

New on the Ave


@oddburgerfastfood is a vegan fast food joint that serves up delicious made-from-scratch eats using plant-based and sustainable ingredients with a menu ranging from breakfast sandwiches and burgers to ‘chikun’ tenders, wraps, desserts, shakes and more!

Find them at 1515 14th Street SW!

what’s on 17th

Live music, tequila tasting and delicious Mexican food... what more can you ask for!? 

On February 8, @chilitostaberna will be hosting a tequila-tasting event, complete with live music from Danny Nix, signature drink specials, a delicious meal and more! Seating is limited so register now at the link in bio to reserve a spot! 

#meetmeon17th #chilitostaberna #tequila #tequilatasting #events #yycevents #yyceats #yycdrinks #yycfoodie #calgary #calgaryrestaurant #calgarydining #yycrestaurant #yycdining #mexicanfood #mexicaneats #17thavesw
Have you heard the news!? @four20yyc has opened a second location on 17th Ave! Stop by at 101, 1022 17 Ave SW to say hello! 

P.S., how cute is their front entry artwork!? 

#meetmeon17th #four20 #supportlocalyyc #shoplocalyyc #17thave #17thavesw #calgary #yyc
Name a better combination than tacos and tequila... we'll wait.

This Saturday, we've got an epic Tacos and Tequila-themed pub crawl happening at three different venues on 17th Ave! It's free to register and will feature delicious eats and drinks at each location, as well as a live musical performance from Jamie Allanach (@rjwa), plus a few fun surprises along the way!

There's still time to take part, so head to the link in bio to sign up now!

Participating locations include:

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It's OFFICIAL, Calgary's biggest singles event is back, but this year, it's for everyone! 

Get Off the Apps and Onto the Ave kicks off tomorrow and we've got one month of unplugged, unfiltered and unadulterated fun comin' at ya from February 1 to February 28. 

Whether you’re single or single-ish, looking for an epic night out with your gal pals, or date ideas for your long-term boo, our month-long calendar of events has something for everyone because, let’s be real, we could all use a break from the apps. 

Here's a few events you can check out during week one: 

⚫Paint to learn class at @paint_urartout
⚫Date night special at @amatogelatocafe featuring Boozy Gelato Affogato for two with Italian Tiramisu to share for just $25.00, Feb. 1 to 5
⚫February specials and grilled cheese and champagne happy hour at @frenchiewinebar
⚫Speed dating at @elementcafe 
⚫Dinner for two - special date night menu at @thehalalguyscalgary
⚫Singles spin at @movecrewfit
⚫Rugby, breakfast and pints at @jamesonspubs
⚫Saturday Karaoke at @texasloungeyyc with Karla Brown 
⚫Avenue Wander Through - Tacos and Tequila Pub Crawl on 17th Ave 

Find event details and registration at the link in bio, and get ready to Get Off the Apps and Onto the Ave, Calgary!
#GetOfftheAppsandOntotheAve #getofftheapps #meetmeon17th #yycevents #calgaryevents #yycsingles #yycsinglesevents #yycdatenight #yycdate #datenight #datenightideas #17thave #17thavesw #thingstodoyyc
As a part of our 'Get Off the Apps and Onto the Ave' calendar of events, which kicks off on February 1, we are also hosting a series of 17th Ave pub crawls, called 'Avenue Wander Through.' Themes include tacos and tequila, Galentine's, 'Meat' and Great, and more! 

Next Saturday, we launch our first Avenue Wander Through, which will be a Tacos and Tequila-themed pub crawl, and will feature delicous eats and drinks at 17th Ave spots, and a special live performance to wrap up the day! 

We promise you won't want tot miss this, so register now at the link in bio!

#meetmeon17th #AvenueWanderTrhough #pubcrawl #yycevents #events #tacos #tequila #yycnow #yycliving #curiocitycalgary #dailyhiveyyc #narcitycalgary #urbacalgary #tourismcalgary #explorealberta #calgary #yyc #17thave

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Located on 17th Ave SW between 2nd Street SW and 16th Ave SW, this sprawling entertainment district is home to tons of local and diverse businesses ranging from award-winning restaurants and cuisine from around the globe to local clothing and accessory boutiques, vintage and consignment shops, home furnishing and décor stores, sporting goods stores, big name stores, grocers and more. You can also find a variety of different services including fitness studios, hair salons, spas, and tons of different wellness services like acupuncture, massage, and chiropractic.