News Conference:

2019 wrap-up

Sunday, July 14 at 10:30 a.m.

Enbridge Plaza at Youth Campus

  • 635 13 Ave SE, Calgary


Attendance numbers for: (July 13, 2019)

Stampede attendance Saturday, July 13, 2019         153,061

Cumulative attendance for 2019:                              1,158,882       

Same day for 2018:                                                   151,489

Daily increase over 2018:                                         1,572

Cumulative attendance for 2018:                              1,157,826

Overall cumulative increase of:                                 1,056        

Same day 5 year average:                                        142,581

Daily increase over 5 year average:                          10,480

Cumulative attendance for 5 year average:               1,078,300

Overall cumulative increase of:                                  80,582


The Results Are In


Four Canadians amongst the field advancing to Showdown Sunday from Wild Card Saturday at the Calgary Stampede

See the full story here

Rodeo results can be found here

Agriculture Results:

Georgia auctioneer fast-talks his way to a $10,000 win at the Calgary Stampede International Livestock Auctioneer Championship

See the full story here

Agriculture Results can be found here


The Stampede Talent Search - Winner:

Announcing our 2019 Stampede Talent Search champion - Caity Gyorgy

See the full story here


Don’t Miss This

Last Day of Stampede! It's the final chance to experience all there is at the Calgary Stampede before it all comes to an end for 2019!

The Grandstand Show, TRAILBLAZER! – It's your final chance to watch the Calgary Stampedes most spectacular, out-of-this-world show!  Featuring our own homegrown Trailblazer, Onalea Gilbertson, to lead the way, experience the wonders and imagination of the Wild West coming to life in the 21st Century.

Heavy Horse Pull – Come out and watch the extreme power and strength as teams of two horses pull sleds carrying more than five times their body weight. 

6:30 pm to 8:15 pm (NWEC) Middle 


Coca-Cola Stage

8:00 - Dizzy

9:00 - Death Cab for Cutie


Nashville North

10:00 p.m. – David James


Big Four Roadhouse

10:00 p.m. – Dueling Piano Kings


Stampede Stories

  • Calgary Stampede North American Sheep Shearing Challenge crowns first female champion! Pauline Bolay has been named as the first female North Amercian sheep shearing champion at the Calgary Stampede with an impressive time of 30.35 seconds! See the full story here.

  • Curtis Cassidy makes his way despite the odds in Steer Wrestling! Finally posting 4.0 seconds, Curtis rose above and earned his wildcard Saturday Sautrday qualification. See the full story here.   



Meet the Community Engagement & Communications team

Jennifer Booth, Manager, Public Relations

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Kristina Barnes, Communications Manager, Western Events and Agriculture

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Lahia Girbick, Media Relations Coordinator (Entertainment)

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Brooke Martine, Media Relations Coordinator (Agriculture and Western Competitions, WAMSB, Elbow River Camp)

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