The Calgary Stampede

activities / Spectator sports

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4.5/5

The Calgary Stampede information and booking

from
$78
Duration
Varies
Departs from
Stampede Park in Calgary, Alberta
Time of departure
July 8-17, 2016 Rodeo starts at 1:30 pm Evening show starts at 7:45 pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Experience the amazing rodeo shows and one-of-a-kind events of the world-famous Calgary Stampede in Alberta, Canada! This annual 10-day rodeo, exhibition and festival has taken place every summer for the past 100 years. Get a taste of the Wild West during authentic rodeos, chuckwagon races, grandstand shows and more. This is a truly unique event that your whole family will love!

The Calgary Stampede is one of Canada’s most famous events and one of the most authentic and memorable western experiences you could pack into a single vacation. Embrace the rodeo culture and become a cowboy or cowgirl during the annual 10-day, city-wide festival, which is host to the world’s top rodeo, thrilling chuckwagon races, live music, an Indian village, agriculture and so much more.In 2012, the Calgary Stampede turned 100 years old, marking a century of Wild West shows celebrating western heritage and culture. The first Stampede in 1912 captured the energy, optimism and spirit of that era, and over the years it has continued to bring people together for an incredible cultural event. Six major events make up the daily rodeo – bareback, bull riding, barrel racing, saddle bronc, steer wrestling and tie-down roping. Add in Novice Bareback, Novice Saddle Bronc, Junior Steer Riding and Wild Pony Racing for the youngsters and you've got the best rodeo in the world.In addition to the rodeo and/or evening show (choose your option below), your ticket includes entrance to Stampede Park, where you’ll find rides and games, themed areas, food and drink stands and the Skyride that takes you from one side of the park to the other.

What's included

  • Reserved seat for the calgary stampede's rodeo or evening show (dependent on selection)
  • Admission into stampede park
  • Souvenir program (included with packages only)

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off