Calgary Gamblingrate this page:Table of ContentsCalgary GamblingCALGARY REGIONCALGARY SPORT BETTINGTOP CALGARY LEAGUES TO BET ONBest Calgary Online Casino SitesCalgarian Gambling History and Legal RegulationsMost Popular Calgarian Gambling ActivitiesTop Calgary Casino Offline VenuesFAQ Hey our dear Calgary casino enthusiasts! We are so excited to comprehensively inform you about online and offline gambling peculiarities in Alberta’s largest city and suggest also some free online casino Canada. For your information, there are as many as 13 Calgarian land based casinos with the total amount of 186 table games, 4610 slot machines, and 24 poker tables. In addition, you can place bets on horse races as there’s one horse track located in Calgary.CALGARY REGIONBefore we introduce this city to you, we want to inform you that Calgary just like many other Canadian cities has a number of nicknames that include the following: C-Town, Cowtown, Calgs, Heart of The New West, Mohkínstsis, The Stampede City, Sandstone City.C-Town is the largest city of the Canadian province of Alberta with a population of 1,285,711 in 2019. Heart of The New West is located in the area of foothills and prairie, at the confluence of the Elbow River and the Bow River in southern Alberta, and about 80 km east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies.C-Town is known for being a powerful city in terms of Canadian economy taking second place after Toronto. The quality of life in the city is estimated as quite high. According to Global Liveability Ranking of 2018 and 2019 conducted by The Economist magazine, C-Town was admitted to be the most livable Canadian city as well as one of the top five cities best for living in the world. The Globalization and World Cities Research Network classed C-Town as a Beta global city, which is also quite impressive. In 2015, C-Town was admitted to be the city with the highest number of millionaires per capita (Calgary Economic Development’s collaborative energy makes us a conduit, connector and catalyst Calgary).Among Calgarian focal points you might want to visit, it’s definitely worth mentioning the following: Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Downtown Calgary, Stephen Avenue, Calgary Stampede, Lougheed House, Canada Olympic Park, Calgary Zoo.CALGARY SPORT BETTINGOwing to the city’s location, which is close to the Rocky Mountains, C-Town belongs to the most popular destinations for hosting winter sports as well as many other sports events. That’s why C-Town became the first city in Canada that hosted Winter Olympic Games on McMahon Stadium in 1988, The World Police & Fire Games in 1997, and World Water Ski Championship Festival at the Predator Bay Water Ski Club in August of 2009. In addition, in C-Town, you can enjoy some really cool winter sporting facilities, including the Olympic Oval (speed skating and hockey) and Canada Olympic Park (summer mountain biking trail, downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, bobsleigh, luge, snowboarding, ski jumping, and some summer sports).In addition, the city is quite popular among river rafters and fly-fishermen who actively practice their summer sports on the Bow River. Being such a popular city in terms of hosting various sports events and creating myriads sports opportunities, The Stampede City lets you participate in horse race betting on the horse track, which is a part of The Century Downs Racetrack and Casino located in the north of Mohkínstsis.Cowtown is also famous for being the main rivalry of Alberta’s capital Edmonton, especially when it comes to hockey and football games. In such a way, the National Hockey League’s Calgary Flames are rivals with Edmonton Oilers and Canadian Football League’s Calgary Stampeders usually compete against the Edmonton Eskimos. Basically, these are really good teams to place bets on.In addition, you are welcome to participate in wrestling betting in C-Town, which is basically the Hart wrestling family’s hometown as well as location of the Hart family “Dungeon”, where many professional wrestlers (e.g., Superstar Billy Graham, the British Bulldogs, Brian Pillman, Edge, Greg Valentine, Christian, Chris Jericho, Jushin Thunder Liger) were trained by Stu Hart.TOP CALGARY LEAGUES TO BET ONIn case you are interested in our recommendations as for different sports betting options, we advise you to consider placing bets on the following sports leagues:Professional Leagues: Canadian Football League from Calgary Stampeders, National Hockey League from Calgary Flames, National Lacrosse League from Calgary Roughnecks National Lacrosse League, and Canadian Premier League from Cavalry FC.Amateur and Junior Leagues: Alberta Junior Hockey League from Calgary Canucks, Alberta Junior Hockey League from Calgary Mustangs, Western Hockey League from Calgary Hitmen, Calgary Mavericks, and Prairie Wolf Pack.