Neighbourhood Guide

New Brighton

SouthEast, Calgary

A master-planned neighbourhood in the heart of the South East, New Brighton is a cozy community with a lot of recreational facilities.

A lilac and tree-lined boulevard will draw you toward the sprawling Central Park at the heart of the community.

The picturesque and manicured park spreads over 32 acres, and at the heart of the park is a 12-acre Brighton pond.

There are also many pathways for leisurely walks and biking and there are several large playgrounds for children to enjoy.

Location and Accessibility

Developed by Carma, this master-planned community is located in the southeast region of Calgary.

Situated conveniently close to major routes, including Deerfoot Trail and Stoney Trail, makes commuting a breeze to other regions of the city. Nearby amenities such as shopping centers, schools, and healthcare facilities are only minutes away.

Education and Healthcare

Families will appreciate the proximity to schools in the area. New Brighton is served by several public and separate schools, including New Brighton School (K-4) and Dr. Martha Cohen School (5-9). Additionally, there are several other schools nearby.

The South Health Campus, one of Calgary’s largest hospitals, is located just a short drive away, providing residents with convenient access to healthcare services.

Life in New Brighton.

The neighbourhood embodies a family-friendly lifestyle, attracting residents who prioritize safety, community, and amenities for all ages. The neighborhood’s well-planned layout, with its network of parks, playgrounds, and green spaces, fosters an environment where children can play freely and families can connect with their neighbors.

New Brighton is a desirable neighborhood that offers a high quality of life, with its blend of modern homes, abundant amenities, and strong community ties. Whether you’re raising a family, starting a career, or enjoying retirement, New Brighton has something to offer for everyone.

On The Map

New Brighton is located in the Southeast region of Calgary, just East of MacLeod Trail and South of Highway 22x. The neighbourhood is bordered by McKenzie Towne and Copperfield.

New Brighton Schools

If you're buying a home in New Brighton and looking for a schooling options, you'll be pleased to know the community has lots of choices.

Schools Nearby

  • New Brighton School (k-5) – New BrightonWebsite
  • St. Marguerite School (k-6) – New BrightonWebsite
  • Dr. Martha Cohen School (6-9) – New BrightonWebsite
  • Divine Mercy (K-6) – MahoganyWebsite
  • Mahogany School (K-5) – MahoganyWebsite
  • Auburn Bay School (K-4) – Auburn BayWebsite
  • Bayside School (K-4) – Auburn BayWebsite
  • Prince of Peace School (K-9) – Auburn BayWebsite
  • Auburn Bay Catholic School  – Auburn BayWebsite
  • Lakeshore School (K-9) – Auburn BayWebsite
  • Joane Cardinal-Schubert High School (10-12) – SetonWebsite
  • Copperfield School (k-5) – CopperfieldWebsite

Calgary Schools


The clubhouse, which is home to the New Brighton Residents Association, is a year round recreational facility and meeting hub with fitness classes, educational programs, a banquet room, studio room and a boardroom for up to 15 people. Homeowners and their kids will love the clubhouse amenities that include a splash park, playground, hockey rink, 2 tennis courts, a basketball court, and a beach volleyball court.

On the northern border of the neighbourhood is the New Brighton Athletic Park, which includes four multisport natural turf fields, one baseball diamond, a basketball court, two playgrounds and change/washroom facilities.

New Brighton Community Association –

Shop & Dine

New Brighton’s convenient location offers homeowners plenty of shopping options.

High Street in McKenzie Towne tend to the day-to-day essentials and offers a variety of shops, boutiques, and services, including coffee shops, a pub, grocery store and a pharmacy.

A quick drive west on 130 Avenue is the South Trail Crossing shopping centre. You’ll find big box names like Walmart, Sport Chek, Home Depot, Pet Smart and Good Life Fitness among other retailers.

New Brighton Real Estate

From waterfront properites to modern condos, homeowners have plenty of real estate options to choose from.

The homes for sale in New Brighton are set among quiet tree-lined avenues to provide an inviting feel for homeowners. Real estate in New Brighton range from apartment condos and cozy townhomes, to detached homes that have an English-Country look and feel.

With Team Hripko’s expertise and extensive knowledge of the area, they will guide you through the available real estate options and help you find the perfect home.

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