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July 8 - July 17
The Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth
Start your countdowns for the 2022 Calgary Stampede now, which will feature everything from the Stampede Rodeo to our favorite midway attractions, live music, and the food we’ve all been yearning.
CALGARY STAMPEDE RODEO
Every afternoon at 1:30 p.m., the world’s top cowboys, cowgirls, and animals put on an incredible display of talent and tenacity, with each win leading up to Showdown Sunday at GMC Stadium, the World’s Largest Outdoor Rodeo.
COWBOYS RANGELAND DERBY
The world’s top Chuckwagon event features nine weekly heats with 27 drivers, their outriders, and 162 horses competing for prize money and bragging rights during the Evening Show at GMC Stadium.
The Calgary Stampede Powwow is a one-of-a-kind event that will take place at the Saddledome from July 12 to 14. It includes competitive dancing and fantastic drumming, and everyone is welcome.
The Calgary Stampede Rocky Mountain Cup, which will make its debut in 2022, will bring Canada’s wealthiest day of professional Team Roping to Stampede Park. Join us as 30 of the greatest teams in the world rope for $100,000 in prize money and the first ever Rocky Mountain Cup Championship, which is free with Stampede Park entrance.
Take your Stampede experience to new heights as you soar 150 feet through the Stampede skyline, with views from the mountains to Midway and everything in between. Canada’s largest traveling ferris wheel will make its lone Canadian stop at the Calgary Stampede in 2022!
This magnificent arena has hosted bands such as Johnny Reid, Eric Church, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, and many more.
THE COCA-COLA® STAGE
Join us at the Coca-Cola Stage for the ultimate summer outdoor live music experience. This multi-genre program includes rock, hip hop, pop, and EDM.
THE VIRGIN PLUS STAGE
Step away from the Midway and into The Big Four Roadhouse. The cheerful, welcoming, and easygoing atmosphere is ideal for grabbing a refreshing drink and kicking back with friends for some fun.
Brandt is the presenter. Experience a range of animal demonstrations and activities, as well as western history and events. The Agriculture Barns, Nutrien Western Event Centre, and Northern Lights Arena host daily showcases and contests.
Don’t miss the greatest of the best animal athletes participating in the Nutrien Western Event Centre and Northern Lights Arena, from vintage tractors to miniature horses.
PRIME TIME WESTERN EVENTS
Your favorite Western events have returned to Prime Time! Catch the Heavy Horses, Stock Dogs, Cowboy Up, and more characters! The Nutrien Western Event Centre has it all, all under one roof.
July 10th is a Sunday. Bring the whole family to the Calgary Stampede and enjoy FREE entertainment for all. Admission is free until 11 a.m., and complimentary pancake breakfast will be served until 10 a.m., while supplies last.
TC ENERGY COMMUNITY DAY
Wednesday, July 12th FREE entrance from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., as well as FREE gate admission for Seniors (Ages 65 and up) all day. Come celebrate the spirit of community and everything that makes our city wonderful!
Thursday, July 13th FREE admission for children 12 and under and accompanying adults from 7:30-10:30 a.m. From 8 to 10 a.m., there will be a FREE variety show on the GMC Stadium Grandstand Show stage.
CARAVAN PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Pancakes for 10 days! Rain or weather, join us around the city early in the morning for a western pancake breakfast complete with entertainment. Make plans to attend one of our FREE breakfasts during the Calgary Stampede this year.
The Stampede Parade entertains our town each year with a display of colorful floats, gorgeous horses, and high-energy marching bands. From 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., walk right from the Parade to the Park and receive FREE entrance.
10 DAYS OF ENTRIES, 10 DAYS OF FUN! MUSIC, FOOD, RIDES, AND MORE FOR ONLY $49 PLUS GST. Available through July 4 at participating Sobeys, Safeway, and IGA locations and online.
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