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Calgary Stampede Holidays

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Now taking bookings for the Calgary Stampede 2020.

Dates 3rd - 12th July 2020,   9th - 18th July 2021,   8th - 17th July 2022

Book your Calgary Stampede holidays now and for the 10 days of the Stampede, you'll experience Alberta saddling up and putting on its cowboy hat to welcome visitors from around the globe. Calgary is swept up in the celebrations as they take western hospitality to a new level - they even offer free pancake breakfasts throughout the city!

Throughout the festival, 120 athletes compete across 6 tournaments including bare-back riding, steer wrestling and bull-riding. With a cash prize of a cool $2 million, the atmosphere is electric and will leave you quaking in your new cowboy boots! Other incredible activities available are over 300 performers each year in one of Canada's largest musical festivals, the world-famous Grandstand Show and the chance to experience Canadian First Nations culture in the beautiful ENMAX Park. 

In addition to the world-famous rodeo there are (take a deep breath) concerts, over 50 different music acts, chuckwagon races, shopping, parades, fairground rides & roller coasters, amazing choice of mouthwatering food, drinks, agricultural events, livestock, sheep shearing, horses, tractor pull, blacksmiths, dog shows, arts and crafts, motocross stunts and exhibitions, main nightly highlight evening show and so much more.

Just one hour from the majestic Canadian Rockies, the Calgary Stampede is the perfect place to kick off a true Western vacation. Why not combine this unforgettable event with a trip through the mountains, visiting Banff, Jasper and Lake Louise? Add a rail journey on the iconic Rocky Mountaineer and end your holiday in the coastal city of Vancouver. You can even add on a luxurious Alaska Cruise!

If you would like to experience “The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth”, get in touch today. Many of our Canada Specialists have experienced the festivities first-hand. You will receive first-class customer service as your dedicated advisor will help you plan a tailor-made journey personalised to suit your exact requirements.

Secure your Calgary Stampede holiday booking today with a low deposit, and you also have the option to spread the cost with our “holiday payment plan”. Whatever suits you, we can make it happen.

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Stampede Parade

Enjoy the start Calgary’s 10-day celebration by watching more than 100 people take part in the parade led by the Calgary Stampede Showband. You will see floats, marching bands, western riders and much more.

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Evening Show

Catch the Evening show every night during the 10-day celebration. You can enjoy The GMC Rangeland Derby Chuckwagon Races where 36 chuckwagons race around the tracks for the chance to win $1 million in prize money. The evening show also includes the TransAlta Grandstand Show – a mix of comedy, song and dance collaborations, and acrobatics along with an awe-inspiring fireworks show.

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Thrill Zone

Thrill Zone is the wildest area at Stampede Park. You take part in Calgary Axe throwing, attempt the RoxRok Double Climbing Wall or face your fears on the Slingshot.  The Thrill Zone also includes shows from the canine performers at the Dog Bowl, a paintball pit and a Green Screen VR booth where you can show off your chuckwagon driving skills.