Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals

Grand finale of the 2017 Calgary Stampede Coca-Cola Stage lineup announcements

Calgary – The Calgary Stampede is excited to release the final set of featured artists to join the Coca-Cola Stage as part of the festival-style expanded lineup for 2017.

“Having such a diverse and vast group of musicians play at the Calgary Stampede allows for audiences to experience something new and exciting every day while attending The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth,” says Samara Lastiwka, production manager at the Calgary Stampede. “This last announcement of artists rounds out the Coca-Cola Stage lineup for our biggest year of music yet,” adds Lastiwka.

Nelly Furtado USS Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Ria Mae Alx Veliz
Madi Allen Cole Malone Jana McDonald
 Brad Saunders Carmen Lucia

Canadian icon and Grammy Award winner Nelly Furtado, Canadian alternative rock musical duo USS and American singer/songwriter and multi Grammy Award winner Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals join the list of Coca-Cola headliners. Halifax singer Ria Mae, who mixes pop, alternative and folk styles, along with Billboard chart-topper Alx Veliz from Toronto, will bring their sounds to the stage. Accomplished singers Madi Allen, Cole Malone, Jana McDonald, Brad Saunders and Carmen Lucia wrap up the remainder of the festival lineup. Now available at, the full and final list of performers, show times and dates.

All concerts on the Coca-Cola Stage are free with admission to the Calgary Stampede, July 7 – 16, 2017. Enhancing this year’s festival experience is the introduction of the Stampede SuperPass. Available until June 12, you can get your Stampede SuperPass for just $39 plus GST, which offers unlimited Park admission for all 10 days of Stampede – because you can’t cram all this great music into one day!

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.

For more information, please contact:

Danielle Savoni
Public Relations Manager
Calgary Stampede
T 403.261.0327
C 403.461.6647