Calgary – The Calgary Stampede is thrilled to announce the 2016 Stampede Parade Marshal on Wednesday, June 8 at Olympic Plaza. Please join Calgary Stampede president and chairman of the board, Bill Gray, as he shares the Stampede’s most anticipated secret with exactly one month until the 2016 Calgary Stampede.


What: 2016 Calgary Stampede Parade Marshal announcement

When: June 8, 2016

12:00 p.m. Gather

12:15 p.m. Announcement

Where: Olympic Plaza Amphitheatre – Downtown Calgary        


Interviews and photo opportunities will be available with Calgary Stampede President, Bill Gray, and the 2016 Stampede Parade Marshal.

About the Calgary Stampede

The Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together, we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and celebrates our western heritage, cultures and community spirit. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.

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For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Booth

Manager, Public Relations

Calgary Stampede

P. 403.261.0327

C. 403.463.6834