• Chuckwagon races during Calgary Stampede


Calgary Stampede

The greatest outdoor show

Discover the spectacle of the ‘Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth’. The Calgary Stampede is a ten-day celebration of all things cowboy from barrel racing and rodeo competitions to chuckwagon racing and bucking broncos.

The Calgary Stampede Rodeo is the worlds richest tournament-style rodeo, featuring over $2 million in prize money. Action packed competition with concerts, parades, rides and fantastic food.

First hosted in 1912, the event now takes place in the enormous Olympic Park and is much more than just a rodeo, from the evening show extravaganza with jaw-dropping pyrotechnics, the patriotic city parade, First Nations village and unique food creations, it's easy to see how the show attracts over a million guests each year.

Top Tips from our Experts


Destination Manager

"Ensure you pre-book your tickets for the Calgary Stampede, this is one show you don't want to miss."