Thrills and Entertainment


The World’s Largest Outdoor Rodeo

Hold on tight. The world’s best rodeo competitors are back to face off in an action-packed display of skill and grit for the chance to win big. Make sure you’re there.

Pre-purchased tickets admit the ticket holder to the Calgary Stampede on the day of the performance.


Evening Show

evening show

Two events. One show. Every Night.

Ride with us into the night as we debut a brand new experience for Stampede 2021 only: Broncs After Dark and the Bell Grandstand Show.

Joining the popular high adrenalin Relay Races, Broncs after Dark will also feature the high-powered horses of Pickup Racing, Ranch Bronc Riding and much more!

As the sun sets, feel the beat of the music and take in the adrenaline-filled performances that lead to a spectacular fireworks finale in the night sky during the Bell Grandstand Show.

Award-winning Alberta artists Terri Clark and High Valley will take the stage with very special performances during this year’s Evening Show. Don’t miss Terri Clark from July 9-13 and High Valley from July 14-18.





stampede summer stage

It’s time to turn up the volume! Free with admission, the Stampede Summer Stage is the ultimate outdoor live music experience of the summer. From rock, to hip hop, to pop and EDM, this multi-genre lineup is set!


Let the good times roll

The legendary venue for live country music is back for Stampede 2021. With the most acts ever to grace the Nashville North stage, it will be the place to be to kick off your summer.

18+ All Day

Find your vibe

Come off the rush of the Midway and step into The Big Four Roadhouse. The upbeat, friendly and relaxed atmosphere is the perfect place to grab a cold drink and kick back with friends for some all-around good times.

New this year, catch the Stampede Rodeo as it’s broadcast daily in The Big Four Roadhouse.

18+ All Day

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The Big Four Roadhouse-logo

On the March

The Six-Time World Champions Are Back.
Experience the innovative performances of the Calgary Stampede Showband as they wow you with their energy and unique visual entertainment. These talented youth performers are proud to bring entertainment and their unique brand of western hospitality direct to you.
Visit for the daily schedule

Stampede Showband

Midway Rides & Games

Test your limits

Thrill seekers and adrenaline fanatics rejoice — the Midway is back! Spin, twist, slide, tilt and swing your way through the constant action of the Midway. Your favourites like the Zipper, Mega Drop, Crazy Mouse and many more return.

If showing off your skills or taking a chance is more your thing, challenge your friends to a showdown at all of your favourite classic Midway games.

Push your palate

All the tasty treats you know and love are back. From the classics like corn dogs and mini donuts, to sweets like candy apples and fudge, to the new trendy and daring foods — it’s time to prepare yourself for a fun foodie adventure.

Midway Food

Freestyle Motocross

Extreme thrills

They’re very skilled, very brave and have tons of adrenaline. Watch these motocross athletes reach new heights as they showcase their skills and perform crazy tricks.

Catch the Freestyle Motorcross show on the Midway. Shows daily at Noon, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Visit for the daily schedule.


Time to raise the woof! Our furry friends are back at the Dog Bowl to wow you
with their high-flying stunts, perfect agility and incredible speed.

Catch the Dog Bowl in front of the Saddledome. Shows daily at 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Visit for the daily schedule.

Dog Bowl