There are over 500 places in Calgary devoted culture and spirituality, and not one is specifically intended for Indigenous Peoples to gather. Until now.
Alberta has the third largest Indigenous population among other provinces and territories in Canada.
1. Statistics Canada, Population and Demographic Distribution-Aboriginal Statistics at a Glance: 2nd Edition, Pg, 5.
Calgary has the fifth largest urban Indigenous population in Canada.
2. Statistics Canada, Aboriginal Peoples Fact Sheet for Alberta, Pg. 1.
Of the Indigenous populations in Calgary, 44% are under 25 years old.
3. City of Calgary Demographics