Calgary – The excitement and drama of cutting horse competition comes to Stampede Park October 12-16 with the Calgary Stampede Cutting Horse Futurity, presented by Wrangler. Learn about one of the fastest growing equine sports, as you watch more than 200 of the best cutting horses in North America compete in the Agrium Western Event Centre.  

The highlight of this fun, family friendly competition is the Saturday night Cut of the West, complete with a western marketplace and silent auction. Beginning at 6:30 pm, the top horses and riders will showcase their skills as they work to keep a cow from the herd and wow the judges. Admission is complimentary.

WHAT:            The Calgary Stampede Cutting Horse Futurity

WHEN:           October 12-16, 2016  

                        Saturday October 15, 6:30 p.m. – Cut of the West

WHERE:          Agrium Western Event Centre, Stampede Park

NOTE:             Complimentary admission  *Parking charges may be in effect.


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 10-day 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 promotes western heritage and values.  All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.

For more information, please contact:

Kristina Barnes

Communications Manager, Western Events and Agriculture

T 403.261.0382

C 403.585.4706