Calgary – The Calgary Stampede Foundation is excited to announce the official opening of the BMO Amphitheatre – the newest facility completed as part of the Stampede’s vibrant and growing Youth Campus. We would like to invite the media to join the celebration on Thursday, November 2, 2017.

WHAT:  Calgary Stampede Foundation’s BMO Amphitheatre official opening. There will be a ribbon cutting, blessing of the new stage, a small performance by the Stampede Showband and a fireworks display.  

WHEN:  Thursday, November 2
               5:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.                                                      

WHERE:  BMO Amphitheatre, Youth Campus, Stampede Park (next to the TransAlta Performing Arts Studios – see map attached). Please note; the event will be taking place outdoors.

About the Calgary Stampede Foundation

Since its inception in 1994, the Calgary Stampede Foundation has worked to preserve and promote western traditions, culture and heritage through charitable giving as well as promoting and advancing character-building youth programs. Through their successful “We’re Greatest Together” capital campaign, the Foundation and Calgary Stampede work with community leaders and philanthropists to develop world class programs and facilities that ensure our western legacy is preserved for future generations.

For more information, please contact:
Danielle Savoni
Public Relations Manager
Calgary Stampede
C 403-261-6647