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  • Vern Kimball to retire as Calgary Stampede Chief Executive Officer

    Nov 5, 2014 | 13:30 pm

    Vern Kimball to retire as Calgary Stampede Chief Executive Officer: Warren Connell, VP Park Development & Community Relations, named new CEOCalgary – The Calgary Stampede today announced its Board of Directors has approved a leadership succession plan that will see[…]

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  • Calgary Police Chief Rick Hanson among the Calgary Stampede’s Western Legacy Awards winners

    Oct 27, 2014 | 15:30 pm

    Calgary – This evening, the Calgary Stampede honoured three inspiring individuals and one remarkable group based on their commitment to western heritage and values at the tenth annual Western Legacy Awards.  This year’s recipients are community leaders who genuinely embody[…]

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  • Calgary Stampede announces Western Legacy Awards finalists

    Oct 21, 2014 | 10:00 am

    Calgary – The Calgary Stampede is proud to announce the finalists for the 2014 Western Legacy Awards. The 13 finalists are nominees in four categories: Youth, Innovation, Sustained Contribution (individual) and Sustained Contribution (group) who will be recognized at the[…]

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  • The 2015 Stampede Queen and Princesses are crowned

    Sep 29, 2014 | 18:30 pm

    The 2015 Stampede Queen and Princesses are crowned Calgary – Tonight in a dazzling horseback ceremony, Mick Plemel, Haley Peckham and Kimberly Stewart were crowned as the 2015 Calgary Stampede Queen and Princesses. The 2014 Stampede Queen Danica Heath and Princesses Shannon Black and Stephanie Patterson gave their[…]

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  • Blake Shelton set to bring Sunshine to the 2015 Virgin Mobile Stampede Concert Series

    Sep 19, 2014 | 04:30 am

    Calgary (Alberta) - The Calgary Stampede and Stampede Concerts Inc. are thrilled to announce the first artist for the 2015 Virgin Mobile Stampede Concert Series. Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year and three-time Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton[…]

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  • Calgary Stampede Showband contributes and competes in Brazil

    Jul 28, 2014 | 09:00 am

    Braganca Paulist, Brazil - Calgary’s very own Stampede Showband will be giving back to the community and competing to defend their world champion title in Brazil this week and weekend. The World Association of Marching Show Bands (WASMB) world championships[…]

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  • Calgary Stampede attendance results for July 13

    Jul 13, 2014 | 21:00 pm

    Calgary – Please find below the attendance results for Sunday, July 13 – day ten of the Calgary Stampede.Stampede attendance for Sunday, July 13, 2014:125,262                    Cumulative attendance for 2014:1,263,428                                       Same day for 2013: 123,272                                                                                                Cumulative attendance[…]

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  • Stampede Talent Search announces 2014 Canadian Champion

    Jul 13, 2014 | 09:21 am

    Calgary – Saturday night was Layton Kramer's time to shine at the 2014 Stampede Talent Search. With a captivating vocal performance of an original composition entitled "Sea of Glass”, self-accompanied on his electric guitar, the 19 year old musician from[…]

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  • 2014 concessions and exhibits award winners

    Jul 13, 2014 | 03:00 am

    Calgary– Concessions and exhibits were in attendance at the 2014 Calgary Stampede Midway awards luncheon in the Rotary House on Stampede Park to determine this year’s best of the best.Winners in their respective categories are:Best Rookie Booth – Wingmagic Ventures[…]

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  • Calgary Stampede attendance results for Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Jul 12, 2014 | 21:00 pm

    Calgary – Please find below the attendance results for Saturday, July 12 - day nine of the Calgary Stampede.Stampede attendance for Saturday, July 12, 2014: 163,927       Cumulative attendance for 2014: 1,138,166                                      Same day for 2013:  143,744                                                                            Daily increase over 2013:[…]

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