Join Tourism Calgary in celebrating the launch of Ultimate Host 2026; a collective voice representing Calgary’s tourism industry in support of bidding for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
In mid-August, Tourism Calgary commissioned a survey to further understand stakeholders’ attitudes and opinions toward a bid and to inform its role in the bid process. The results are in and 83 per cent of industry members support Tourism Calgary promoting the bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. As a whole, 79 per cent support a bid and as champion for industry, 95 per cent expect Tourism Calgary to keep them informed about the process.
Your voices have been heard loud and clear. Through Ultimate Host 2026, Tourism Calgary is committed to educating the tourism industry about the significant impact and numerous benefits associated with the Games, while actively promoting Calgary’s bid. Leading up to the November 13 plebiscite, stay tuned to ultimatehost2026.com, the @Calgary Twitter handle and the campaign’s video series for tourism industry-focused facts, benefits, up-to-date information and stories that support a lasting legacy for the city and set a precedent for the province and country.
Calgary is made to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and Calgary’s tourism industry knows it! Through Ultimate Host 2026, Calgary’s tourism industry – and the thousands of Calgarians it employs – are using their collective voice to support the opportunity to host a Winter Games reflective of the growing, evolving and cosmopolitan destination Calgary has become since 1988.
To join the Ultimate Host 2026 movement and stay up-to-date:
4. Show your support using #Host2026; and
5. On November 13, vote YES!
On behalf of the entire team at Tourism Calgary, we appreciate your support. If you have any questions about Ultimate Host 2026 or want to know how your organization can get involved, please contact Cassandra McAuley, Executive Director, Stakeholder Engagement & Destination Development at firstname.lastname@example.org
With warm regards,