Welcome to Kensington – We have it all!
With over 250 businesses’ including top restaurants, boutique clothing/jewelry stores, salons and other hidden gems, Kensington is one of the cities most vibrant communities.
Whether you want to bike along the river, stroll the neighbourhood while sipping some of Calgary’s finest coffee or spend the night listening to live music – Kensington has it all! Considered Calgary’s Urban Village, Kensington offers a unique, inner-city experience. Located off the Sunnyside LRT Station, and walking distance from downtown, it’s possible to spend an entire day exploring the shops and restaurants, or an entire weekend by staying at one of the beautiful boutique hotels.
271 businesses offering
dining, shopping & services
3,000 people employed
by our member businesses
20-40 events per year
reaching up to 70,000 people
Calling all witches, wizards, fairies and halflings! We are excited to announce Kensington's Fantasy Faire on Sunday July 29, 2018 from 11 a.m - 5 p.m. This is an evolution of the previously branded Spend a Day in Kensington's Diagon Alley. Expect the same wizarding...
Co-owners Michal and Lissy Chojnacki of the Kensington Tim Hortons have a long history within the Kensington community and with Tim Hortons, so putting them together was a natural fit. Michal started working at his aunt’s Tim Hortons over 12 years ago where he fell...
On Sunday, July 29th Kensington called on all witches, wizards, fairies and halflings to celebrate in a day of fantasy and magic. As an evolution of the previously branded Spend a Day in Kensington Diagon Alley, Kensington's Fantasy Faire had the same wizarding...