Kensington’s Spend a Day in Diagon Alley 2017

This year's "Kensington's Spend a Day in Diagon Alley" was an immense success due to the overhwleming support from the community and the supporting businesses and sponsors. Here are a few photos of some of the 65,000 Harry Potter fans that attended this amazing street...

More Than A Gym – A Chat with Kensington Fitness

Kensington is a neighbourhood filled with unique retails shops, family-run restaurants, and a boutique fitness facility, Kensington Fitness. Owners Morley Flood and Deborah Hobbs have been fitness professionals in the Calgary area for over 30 years. Morley is a strong...

Kensington to summon its inner Diagon Alley once again

Fifty points for Calgarians – due to popular demand, Kensington will once again transform into Diagon Alley, from the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter. This year also marked the 20th anniversary of the franchise, meaning there will be a little extra special...

Hexagon Board Game Café

Hexagon Board Game Café is steadily becoming a staple in the Kensington landscape.  After opening in July of 2016, owners Randy and Kellie have been working to bring the world of modern board gaming to Calgary.  The couple met at the University of Manitoba in the...

For the Love of Cheese – Peasant Cheese Shop

Inspired by the love of cheese, Crystal McKenzie opened the doors to Peasant Cheese Shop in October 2013. Once inside, you’re not only greeted by the pleasant staff but a wave of delicious scents from over 100 different selections of cheeses from around the world....

Vine Styles – Wine Done Different

Chances are you’ve strolled by the entrance to Vine Styles on your way down Kensington Road – but walk down the stairs to the entrance and you’ll find yourself walking into a wine and beer lovers’ heaven.  Vine Styles opened in May 2014, after a year of planning...

Kensington’s Newest Vegan Hotspot – A Chat with Raw Eatery and Market

Raw Eatery and Market is one of the newest additions to the Kensington business scene and has been making a strong impression on not only the Vegans in town, but the skeptics as well. Cochrane born Ali and Kelowna native Megan met while Megan was in school in Edmonton...

Christmas in Kensington Intervew

Executive Director of the BRZ, Annie MacInnis, joins Shaw TV's Phoenix on a sleigh ride to chat about Christmas in Kensington

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