Medieval Jousting action at Brooks Medieval Faire

Medieval Jousting Tournament | Brooks Medieval Faire

There’s no doubt about it. The Brooks Medieval Faire, hosted in Brooks Alberta, is one of the province’s most unique tourist attractions. I traveled to the festival in August 2018 with my girlfriend and her family. The medieval jousting brought to audiences by the Knights of Valour was something else. When the knights are lining up on the list, nothing is staged. They’re holding 11-foot … Continue reading Medieval Jousting Tournament | Brooks Medieval Faire

Up up and away at High River’s Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival

Come to High River, Alberta for the Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival + Night Glow. A balloon flight is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity Watching hot air balloons in the skies over High River is magical—almost dreamlike. I already can’t wait for the 2019 Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival from Sept. 25 to 29, 2019. The festival’s sixth year, which wrapped in fall 2018, was one of … Continue reading Up up and away at High River’s Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival

Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park, Alberta, Canada

Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park Petroglyphs and Hiking Hoodoo Trail

  Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park Petroglyphs and Hiking Hoodoo Trail My girlfriend and I had the opportunity to visit Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park and see the First Nations petroglyphs. They were spectacular and one of the most amazing, spiritual sights we have seen in a long time. The summer we travelled to Milk River, Alberta was difficult for many, due to the wildfires that, at that point, … Continue reading Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park Petroglyphs and Hiking Hoodoo Trail

National Music Centre, Randy Bachman, American Woman, Guitar, Studio Bell

National Music Centre/Studio Bell | Calgary Alberta Tourist Attractions

Calgary Alberta’s National Music Centre opened in the new Studio Bell space in the East Village in 2016. The facility acts as one of Canada’s national institutions to celebrate music in all of its forms, and it’s a source of pride. The building was built by Allied Works Architecture and Brad Cloepfil. But, it’s during this time of so much division, that we must celebrate … Continue reading National Music Centre/Studio Bell | Calgary Alberta Tourist Attractions