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Sunnyside is a charming neighbourhood located in northwest Calgary, Alberta. Those looking for a tranquil community with great access to both downtown Calgary and the outdoors will find everything they need in Sunnyside.
Nestled along the banks of the Bow River, Sunnyside offers residents a blend of urban conveniences and natural beauty. Explore the surrounding parklands while still being within reach of bustling shopping hubs, trendy eateries, and a lively entertainment scene.
Sunnyside boasts numerous local shops selling artisanal goods, handmade crafts, and sustainable fashion. It provides a diverse dining scene spanning from casual brunch cafes to upscale Italian restaurants, while local history is brought to life at nearby landmarks such as the Peace Bridge and Prince's Island Park.
Sunnyside Fitness and Recreation Opportunities
Sunnyside is close to a number of gyms and fitness facilities including Orangetheory Fitness, F45 Training, and 10th Street Boxing. From yoga and Pilates to spinning and dance classes, Sunnyside offers something for everyone's fitness journey.
Golf enthusiasts in Sunnyside will appreciate being within a short drive of Confederation Park Golf and Shaganappi Point Golf Course.
Confederation Park Golf Course is a sports facility offering an advanced 9-hole public course, a putting green, and a 2-level hitting bay with 47 stalls. The club features a licensed snack bar, basic golf supplies, and golf lessons.
In just 11 minutes residents can head to Shaganappi Point Golf Course. This expansive golf course has stunning views overlooking downtown Calgary. It features 18 holes, a putting green, and a clubhouse.
Historic landmarks like the iconic Peace Bridge and Prince’s Island Park are just a short walk away. The Eau Claire Market and Calgary Zoo are also nearby, providing endless opportunities for shopping, dining, and fun-filled day outings.
Sunnyside Shopping and Dining
While Sunnyside is just a stone's throw away from downtown Calgary, residents have plenty of local dining options right on their side of the river. Indulge in some Mediterranean-style dishes at Vendome, a trendy eatery in a historic building. Enjoy a variety of food trucks that often line up in the community, or wind down the day with craft beers at the local brewpub, Kensington Pub.
Residents have easy access to various grocery stores, organic food markets, pharmacies, gas stations, and pet stores.
Bankers Hall, an upscale shopping destination, is located just across the river and features high-end designer shops, restaurants, and a food court. Shoppers can find names like Harry Rosen, Sephora, Chanel, and Holt Renfrew. Diverse dining options include JOEY Eau Claire and Earls Kitchen + Bar.
For a remarkable view of the city, the Calgary Tower stands tall above downtown, offering panoramic views from a glass-floored observation deck and a revolving restaurant.
As for nightlife, Sunnyside residents can enjoy an array of options from low-key pubs with live music and sophisticated wine bars, to rustic breweries.
Schools Serving Sunnyside
Sunnyside provides a variety of schooling options for children. Choose from public, catholic, or private schools for elementary, middle school, or high school programs.
Public school options include Sunnyside School, Rosedale, Crescent Heights High School, and Queen Elizabeth High School.
Catholic school options include St. Joseph, St. Isidore, St. Pius X, St. Michael, St. Francis High School, Bishop Carroll High School, and St. Mary’s High School.
Private school options include Calgary Quest and North Point School for Boys.
Childcare options in Sunnyside include the Panda Child Development, Calgary Childcare Centre, and Little Flower.
Transportation in Sunnyside
Sunnyside residents have access to Calgary Transit bus routes 4 and 104. The nearest LRT Station is SB Sunnyside Station.
Sunnyside is located on the Bow River's north side, immediately adjacent to downtown Calgary.
What is the population of Sunnyside?
The population of Sunnyside is 4,393.
Is there a local community association in Sunnyside?
Sunnyside is covered by the Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association. The association hosts a variety f events and programs like farmer’s markets, sustainability initiatives, food drives, and flea markets.
How long is the commute to downtown Calgary?
The commute from Sunnyside to downtown Calgary takes 5 minutes by car or 22 minutes by public transportation.
What is the average household income in Sunnyside?
The average household income in Sunnyside is $83,018.
Is Sunnyside a safe place to live?
The violent crime rates in Sunnyside are 22% lower than the Calgary average.
Sunnyside Community Information
Sunnyside is an inner community in Calgary settled on the north side of the Bow River shortly beside Calgary's downtown. It associates with the adjacent community of Hillhurst and forms the well-known area Kensington, a Business Revitalization Zone. One of Calgary's oldest communities which were settled by homesteaders who were originally Canadian Pacific Railway and Eau Claire Sawmill employees, until it was acquired by the City of Calgary and chartered it in 1904.
Hospitals and Clinics Serving Sunnyside
Sunnyside is an 11-minute drive from Foothills Medical Centre. There are nearby options for a variety of therapies and specialty health clinics. The closest veterinary clinics are Westmount Animal Clinic and Crescent Animal Clinic.
Quick Facts About Sunnyside
Quadrant: Northwest Calgary
Density (Individuals Per Square KM): 4,410
Violent crime rates are 22% lower than the Calgary average.
Sunnyside Parks and Outdoors
Sunnyside is adjacent to the popular Prince’s Island Park. This urban park is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and hosts numerous events throughout the year, including music festivals and cultural celebrations. The park features picnic areas, gardens, off-leash areas, and a beautiful riverside setting.
Nearby, the Bow River Pathway provides ample space for biking, walking, jogging, and in the winter months, cross-country skiing. The charming McHugh Bluff Park, situated on the northern edge of Sunnyside, offers stunning views of downtown Calgary and the Bow River. Park features include an off-leash area, plenty of pathways and trails, and some seriously enchanting nighttime views of the city skyline.
Confederation Park, situated just north of Sunnyside, is a vast green space with extensive pathways, picnic areas, and playgrounds. This park is perfect for leisurely walks, family outings, and picnics. In the winter there’s a beautifully groomed cross-country ski trail and tobogganing hills.
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