Queens Park Village
Queens Park Village, Calgary is a small community located in the northwest quadrant of the city. Queens Park Village is actually located in the southeast
corner of the Highland Park community, bordering the Queens Park Cemetery.
Queens Park Village has a population of only 357. It is built at a higher elevation than other parts of the city, so it offers great views of the Rockies and
downtown Calgary. This quiet neighborhood is ideal for those who lead an active lifestyle because it is located near many recreational venues.
Queens Park Village, Calgary is located just east of 4th Street. Residents in the area can easily access the cityís airport via McKnight Boulevard and the
downtown area via Deerfoot Trail or Edmonton Trail. Queens Park Village is located near the University of Calgary, so itís a great neighborhood for
students. The community also boasts easy access to public transit.
Queens Park Village, Calgary features mostly condominiums or apartments. 100% of the housing in the area is used for renting.
Queens Park Village, Calgary is served by Buchanan Elementary and James Fowler High, both of which are public schools. Shoppers in Queens Park
Village can head to Edmonton Trail, which is a popular street located nearby that features convenience stores, restaurants, and retail shops.
Parks and Recreation
Queens Park Village, Calgary is a part of the Highland Park neighborhood, which was built around the Highland Golf Course. Other recreational areas
near Queens Park Village include Confederation Park and Nose Hill Park. Confederation Park features baseball diamonds, pathways, tennis courts,
playground areas, picnic areas, and more. Nose Hill Park is one of the largest municipal parks in North America and a wonderful place to escape the city
and enjoy nature. The Calgary Winter Club, which features a fitness centre, aquatics, badminton, and bowling, is also located near Queens Park Village.
Queens Park Village, Calgary is served by the Highland Park Community Association. The association hosts a number of special events for community
residents on an annual basis, including craft fairs and a Stampede barbecue. Recreational facilities available to residents of both Queens Park Village
and Highland Park include an outdoor skating rink and community centre.
The Highland Park community centre is a popular gathering place for several groups in the area, including church groups, ballroom dancers, round
dancers, and square dancers. The Highland Park Community Association also organizes a variety of programs for area residents, such as Scouts and
Guides, Block Watch, childcare, and a seniorsí program.