staying close by?

There are two hotels located across the street from the Markin MacPhail Centre. 

Sandman hotel & suites Calgary West
125 Bowridge Drive Northwest, Calgary, AB T3B 3R6 (403) 288-6033 click here for details

Four Points by Sheraton Hotel & Suites Calgary West
8220 Bowridge Crescent NW, Calgary, AB T3B 2V1 (403) 288-4441 CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

The ACR Conference is happy to have out of town visitors join us for there conference. We are not planning to sell a room block at this time. Accommodation prior and during the show are your own to organize. 


On site parking is provided throughout the ACR Conference. See the map below for details:


Parking lots that are free to use are located to the South of the Markin MacPhail Centre. Additional details will be emailed to registered attendees in the week leading up to the Conference.

Getting Around

There are a number of options for transport in and around the Markin MacPhail Centre. The MacPhail Centre is easily accessible from the East and West from 16 Avenue North (Trans Canada Highway or Highway 1).

There are a number of other options for getting to and from the Markin MacPhail Centre. 

Calgary Transit

The Markin MacPhail Centre is serviced by the 408 Valley Ridge. The bus runs once every half hour. You can see its schedule by clicking here.

taxi service

There are a number of taxi services available to pickup from the Markin MacPhail Centre:

United Cabs: (403) 777-1111
Checkered Yellow Cabs: (403) 299-9999
Associated Cabs: (403) 299-1111


Car2Go's home zone extends to all the parking areas surrounding the Markin MacPhail Centre.