2019 Dates: 5th-14th July & 2020 Dates: 3rd-12th July
Now taking bookings for 2019.
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.