September 2015

Found 5 blog entries for September 2015.

Brewery - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/anchoragedowntownpartnership/4267318690

Just as the name suggests, Big Rock Brewery is an option you have when you are looking for a fresh brew of alcohol. For some people, however, just knowing the establishment is a brewery in Calgary is not enough to decide whether or not they want to go to. How did the brewery come to be? What do they really have to offer their customers? These are the questions people want answered.

The Brewery was Built on the Foundation of One Man’s Thirst

Back in 1984 beer was not so complicated. You had your choice between whether you wanted to drink lager A or lager B. Ed McNally, being a huge beer fan of the 1980s did not like how limited beer choices were. He was thirsty and he was thirsty for choice.

Ed decided he wanted to take the easy way out of the

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Steak - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/beije/16756892436

Minas Brazilian Steakhouse is guided by the head Chef Jose Montes, who brings traditional cuisine from the heart of Southeast Brazil. Rodizio is barbecue cuisine, Brazilian style, served on skewers table-side with a variety of meats and vegetables. Complement your palette with an extensive choice of vegetable and grain dishes to ensure every member of your group will walk away satisfied.

Authentic Food

Montes employs authentic Brazilian food using traditional techniques from start to finish. History reeks with every delicious bite. Minas received the Open Table Diner's Choice award in 2015. Come and enjoy entertainment at its finest, such as the Samba Show held in May of 2015. Whether you choose the all-you-can-eat (Rodizio) or the gourmet salad

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Golf

Silver Springs Golf Club, located in Calgary, Alberta, could be just the place you are looking for to enjoy a quiet round of golf. Surprisingly, the course is located only 15 minutes away from downtown, leaving making it a quick drive for you, but also providing the quiet and rolling hills that every golfer desires.

What Can You Expect at Silver Springs Golf Club?

Silver Springs has more than 300 acres of beautiful hills and valleys that make the perfect setting for golfing. There are different elevation changes across the course so beginner and experienced golfers alike can enjoy a challenging (or relaxing) afternoon.

The clubhouse offers delicious dinners and serves as a gathering ground for the golfers to socialize and really submerse

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Breakfast - Image Credit: https://pixabay.com/en/users/Unsplash-242387/

Located on Edmonton Trail Avenue in Calgary is the OEB Breakfast Company. Operating hours are Monday through Sunday 7am to 3pm.

The chef at OEB Breakfast Company is Mauro Martinez. He had a vision to provide the ultimate breakfast dining experience. In 2009 he opened OEB and has kept the vision alive ever since.

Winner of some of the top culinary awards in the country, Chef Mauro and his team carefully choose only the freshest and best ingredients to give you the ultimate breakfast experience. 

OEB was nominated in 2012 for Best Brunch by Where Magazine. They were voted Best Brunch in both 2013 and 2014 by the Calgary Herald’s reader’s choice award.

Oh the Bounty of Breads

OEB Breakfast Company takes pride in the quality of breads they

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Spruce Meadows - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/calgaryreviews/5839846404

Spruce Meadows is the leading venue for international horse sports focusing on the hosting of show jumping tournaments. They cater to junior, amateur, and professional athletes alike.

They have a passion for family values and they offer not only a welcoming but also a clean and green environment.  They know the importance of breeding quality and training mighty, strong horses.

Spruce Meadows is located on 553 total acres in Calgary and was first constructed in 1973.  Over 500,000 people visit each year representing over 57 countries since 1975.

Education Programs

Spruce Meadows initiated its education program in 1976 and has grown immensely over time.  They have also partnered with local businesses to form an educational field trip program

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