Just a 10 minute drive from the City of Calgary, Airdrie has become a popular destination for people wanting a better quality of life in a community that boasts city benefits but inspires a small town lifestyle.
Airdrie is a growing community with a heart and soul that appeals to generations of people in unique ways.
So, since you're considering making Airdrie your home, what are some of the things you need to know about moving to Airdire? Here's a list of the top 10 things to love about this amazing little city....
1. Walking and cycling paths
There are over 8 km's of walking and cycling paths making it easy to spend some quality time with the family.
2. Airdrie Festival of Lights
A holiday favourite, Airdrie is the host to the largest outdoor christmas light display in all of Western Canada.
3. Nose Creek Park
A 40 acre natural space where you can picnic and enjoy the beauty that surrounds you.
4. Chinook Winds Park and Spray Park
55 Acres of parkland for fantastic summer entertainment - a playground, skateboard park and water park.
5. Genesis Place
A recreational and fitness facility, Genesis place has top notch programs for Adronians of every age.
There are over 20 schools in place to service the students of Airdrie.
7. Bert Church Live Theatre
A popular theatre, musicians and theatre groups from all over the world come to our local theatre to entertain.
8. Woodside Golf Course
A championship par-70 course, amateurs and professionals alike, approve of Alberta's first pet friendly course.
9. Big Hill Springs Provinicial Park
So this one's not IN Airdrie, but it's close. Just a quick 10 min drive west on Big Hill Springs Rd and you're there.
10. Iron Horse Minature Park
A miniature rideable railway representing CP Rail on a 1.6km interperative journey over hills, tunnels and more.
Airdrie is a caring community full of opportunity and fun for everyone. I know you'll enjoy living in Airdrie as much as I do.