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Calgary Stampede

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Every July, millions of people come to Calgary's Stampede Park to take part in one of the world's largest rodeos and other popular activities such as chuckwagon racing and agricultural shows. The event's origins date back to 1912, when American Guy...more
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1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary, Alberta T2P 2K8, Canada
Southwest Calgary
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Having visited the Calgary Stampede during my youth, I was unsure what to expect 30 years afterward.... it was better than ever! The variety of activities going on at any given time allows visitors to be as busy or relaxed as they choose. The draft...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LeeShe C
Reviewed 4 days ago

what a fantastic experience and a great day out. The whole week was fabulous, including the free Sheryl Crow concert.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JGHall17
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabolous place . I love Canada and Calgary! The weather is so good, the landscapes are amazing! My favorite place!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank esterz93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent hours in the Agrium building looking at livestock. Top notch facility with exceptional animal welfare attention. Loved the rodeo and bull riding. All kinds of crazy midway foods to try. The BMO Center building has tonnes of vendors and artwork to see. Saw the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MarquiseB12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went on this crawl and had the time of my life! Met so many awesome people, drank so much, and made memories that'll last a lifetime!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DarrenB1074
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

horse barns are number one. the other livestock is worth a visit. rodeo is great, grand stand show not so much. food is wierd.. go early, hot later in the day.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank russ m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is good for a family and lots to see and do. Expensive though for food and drinks. Very busy and lots of big crowds.

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a child my parents worked as games managers at the casino during the Stampede. For us, it meant buffering the summer fun money so we could go camping throughout the summer. Because of this I have always held the Stampede near and dear to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 799katrinar
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience at the Calgary Stampede. Located between the old Ag barns and the Nutrium Centre. Fully enjoyed the exhibits and the Draft Horses. You can get up close, pet and take pictures of these gentle giants.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brad_352
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We have been attending the rodeo for many years now and alway find it a great afternoon. Lots of activity and the action is non-stop. The Stampede knows how to keep the crowds entertained.

Date of experience: July 2018
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8 November 2018|
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Response from Kerrie B | Property representative |
We look forward to welcoming you to the Calgary Stampede next July. Tickets for Rodeo and the Evening Show include admission to the Park.
15 September 2018|
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Response from BenLar137 | Reviewed this property |
There are several resources around to look for alternates. The World Professional Chuckwagon Association has its own website with a schedule, but I don't know how far ahead it nails things down. Also, the Professional... More
15 September 2018|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
I would still recommend coming during the Stampede. It is our one event of the year. Banff is usually busy year round so it would still be a wonderful time to go. Have a great time whenever you choose to come to Calgary K... More