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“A great place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Banff Centre

The Banff Centre
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
403 762 6301
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Ranked #1 of 22 Attractions in Banff
Type: Convention Centers, Theaters & Stadiums
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Owner description: The Banff Centre presents over 400 public concerts, performing arts events, festivals, and gallery exhibits each year. Premier events include the Banff Summer Arts Festival, the Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival, the Banff International String Quartet Competition, and Banff Jazz. The Banff Centre is the largest arts and creativity incubator on the planet. Our mission is inspiring creativity! Tickets to all events may be purchased on our website.
Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“A great place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

There is a wonderful concert hall and a jazz hall in the basement. I also strongly recommend the Vista dining room with a wonderful view.

Visited August 2013
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Calgary, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 attraction reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Mid Summer's Night Ball”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

An event held there for more than 330 guests to help raise funds for gifted art students to attend the Banff Fine Arts Programs. What a terrific venue and well organized!

Visited July 2014
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Anchorage, Alaska
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Best Arts Incubator in the World”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Summer arts festival is unparalleled. Saturday night formal ball is the highlight and is incredibly well done. Artists are amazing and it's a privilege to be part of their testing grounds.

Visited July 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“PARKING ARGGH!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

No parking virtually anywhere- be prepped and note that the walk up through the town could have you encounter the huge ELK in the woods. DO NOT TRY TO PET THEM (as I saw one Korean gentleman attempt) The Banff Centre is a nice spot to see some of the area's wild life. Some nice events go on and it's worth a trip esp on a rainy day.

Visited June 2014
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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“Lots of shopping and restaurants”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Endless shopping or just people watching .. Food everywhere and souvenirs . Easy parking all over ..

Visited June 2014
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