Discover Downtown Calgary with $5 Fridays

Centennial Parkade Restricted Overnight Access

Effective March 13th, overnight access to Centennial Parkade will be restricted between 9pm and 4:30am, seven days a week to monthly contract holders and daily parkers who have entered the facility prior to 9pm. If you are parked with us and need to gain access between 9pm and 4:30am, please use one of the intercoms located outside the 5th and 6th Street lobbies to connect with dispatch. Monthly contract holder can use their Preferred Parker Access Card to enter either of the above mentioned lobbies. 

James Short Parkade's 4th Avenue SW Entrances Closed 9pm - 4:30am

Effective March 13th, there will be no access to the parkade via any of the 4th Avenue SW entrances between 9pm and 4:30am, seven days a week. During these hours, only the 5th Avenue entrances will be unlocked.

The Calgary Parking Authority is offering a $5 rate valid from 11:00 am on Fridays until 10:00 am the next day. Participating locations include five parkades downtown: Centennial, McDougall, City Centre, James Short, and City Hall*.

*Please note that this promotion does not include the short-stay parking areas in these facilities.

Please note that daytime rates apply to all purchases made prior to 11:00 am on Fridays. Daytime rates will apply on your purchase until 6:00 pm.

CPA parkades are tied into the +15 system and provide easy access to all of the downtown sites including shopping, restaurants, theatres and other cultural event venues. See the Calgary Downtown Assocation for upcoming events and a directory of downtown businesses.

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