The Foat Partners have helped a lot of great people relocate to Calgary. In July they’ll be going to Stampede parties and, because Calgarians are a predictable lot, will be asked the same questions repeatedly. It didn’t take long for us to come up with a blueprint of exactly how most of your Stampede conversations will go with co-workers, new friends, and random friendlies.
We created this simple guide to prepare you for exactly what your Stampede conversations entail.
Here's our first hack: don't give yourself away as an outsider, it's Cal-gree, not Cal-Gary. Two and a half syllables, not three. You're welcome.
The first question you’ll always be asked is ‘What part of the city did you move into?’
Part = quadrant. Calgary is divided into 4…