Calgary – On Monday, September 24, 2018, six talented and accomplished young women will compete for the 2019 Calgary Stampede Queen and Princesses titlesThe crowning will take place that evening, immediately following the final portion of the intense, month-long contest.

The top six contestants will demonstrate their horsemanship skills and public speaking a final time, before one queen and two princesses are chosen and crowned.

Throughout their reign, the Royal Trio will make more than 400 appearances as ambassadors of the Stampede, promoting western heritage and values in Calgary and around the world. 


WHAT: 2019 Calgary Stampede Queen and Princesses Crowning

WHEN: Monday, September 24, 2018

Final riding and public speaking competition - 7:30 p.m.

Crowning ceremony – 8:45 p.m.

WHERE: Nutrien Western Event Centre, Stampede Park


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



For more information, please contact:


Jennifer Booth                                                 

Manager, Public Relations

Calgary Stampede

T 403.261.0237

C 403.463.6834