Salt Flats 2021 is the fifth event in the Salt Flats series - the biggest bi-annual gaming event in Alberta, Canada. It is organized by Alberta Esports Association and sponsored by Telus - a Canadian national telecommunications corporation. The event is the go-to not only for gamers in Calgary, where it takes place, but reaches as far as to competitors from all Alberta and Western Canada.
Salt Flats is a free event, made accessible for the sake of celebrating and strengthening the gaming community in its region. It's 2021 version included tournaments in the following disciplines: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart Deluxe 8, Rivals of Aether, Pokemon Shield & Sword, Soul Calibur VI, Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, and other competitive games.