Welcome to Kensington!
With over 270 businesses including top restaurants, boutiques, salons and other hidden gems, Kensington is one of the city’s 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 just 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.
We have provided a backgrounder, a sample letter to council and
link to an important survey here. Act today as the deadline is January 23.
271 businesses offering
dining, shopping & services.
20-40 events per year
reaching up to 70,000 people
3,000 people employed
by our member businesses
Our Latest Business Feature
This month, we got to sit down with a new Kensington business, Pet Planet! With the undeniable pet-friendliness of the Kensington neighbourhood, it's no wonder that this family-owned business has fit right in. Catherine and Richard, owners of Pet Planet Kensington,...