Calgary – There are only 50 days until the 2019 Calgary Stampede – but the wait to see what new foods are on the Midway is over. The Calgary Stampede is excited to release a list of 50 new foods you can find at this year’s Stampede!
This year the Midway doesn’t disappoint, with a menu that brings creative and daring twists on Stampede favourites like the rich and savoury Truffle Creamy Lobster Dumplings, magically sweet Butter Beer Ice Cream, deliciously quirky Tokyo Street Dog and a deeply satisfying Beyond Meat™ Pizza! Foodies can also get their hands on tasty new food items like the Italian Taco, Deep-Fried Artichoke Hearts, Bacon Pancake Dippers, as well as daring items like the Octo Lolly!
The Midway has especially amped up the pickles, fire, and doughnuts with items like Pickle Ice Cream and Pickle Cotton Candy, Flamin’ Hot Cheeto™ Corndogs and Flamin’ Hot™ Frog Legs, as well as new twists on mini doughnuts like Cotton Candy and Cereal Sugar mini doughnuts!
In addition to the new foods, you can still get all of your classic favourites like corndogs, cotton candy, funnel cakes, and more which never disappoint!
New this year, ‘Take a Bite Outta Stampede!’, presented by Food Network Canada, will offer guests fun and unique ways to navigate Midway food at the Stampede, including the best new food on the Midway competition, and the return of the daily food awards highlighting the ‘best of’ across a number of categories.
“The spectacular and inventive dishes brought to the Midway every year, truly make the Calgary Stampede experience fun and memorable,” says James Radke, Retail Attractions and Midway Operations Manager at the Calgary Stampede. “The culinary experience is a ‘must do’ and by purchasing a Stampede SuperPass, guests can live out their foodie adventures throughout the entire 10 days.”
With so many new foods and experiences offered this year, get started planning your Stampede food adventure by visiting www.calgarystampede.com/newfood to find a complete listing and photos of this year’s new food.
You don’t have to stuff your belly with all the new foods in one day – take your time and stop by often with the Stampede SuperPass. Unlimited entry, all 10 days, $39 plus GST.
Purchase your Stampede SuperPass at www.calgarystampede.com beginning Tuesday, May 21, 2019.
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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