Calgary – The Calgary Stampede is excited to announce a new western showcase event that will take place during the 2018 Calgary Stampede Evening Show Saturday, July 7 and Sunday, July 8. Please join us in the Rodeo Infield for an informal photo opportunity and interviews at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19.   

WHAT: Informal photo and interview opportunity with the talented horsewomen of the Calgary Stampede’s newest western showcase sport.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Northwest corner of rodeo infield, Stampede Grandstand

INTERVIEWS: Interviews available with event participants, Calgary Stampede President and Chairman of the Board, David Sibbald and Kynan Vine, Calgary Stampede Manager of Western Events

PARKING: Media is advised to park in infield parking. 

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 celebrates our western heritage, cultures and community spirit.  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



Brooke Martine

Media Relations Coordinator, Western Events and Agriculture

T. 403.261.0339

C. 403.336.3979