Calgary – In anticipation for the upcoming crowning of the 2019 Calgary Stampede Queen and Princesses, the final six contestants will be available for interviews and photos while they are fitted for the iconic white cowboy hat and boots at Smithbilt Hats and Lammle’s Western Wear and Tack.

The Stampede Royalty act as official ambassadors of the Stampede by promoting western heritage and values in the community and around the world, making more than 400 appearances during their reign. The winning three contestants must embody the Stampede values of integrity, pride of place, western hospitality and commitment to community.

The 2019 winners will be crowned on Monday, September 24 at 8:45 p.m. – 9 p.m. in the Nutrien Western Event Centre.

                   WHAT: Top Six finalists interview and photo opportunity     

                   WHEN: Wednesday, September 19, 2018         

                                      Smithbilt Hats - 10:45 a.m.

                                      Lammle’s Western Wear & Tack - 2 p.m.

                   WHERE: Smithbilt Hats - 1015 11 St SE, Calgary, AB

                                   Lammle’s Chinook Centre - 6455 Macleod Trail S, Calgary


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For more information, please contact:


Jennifer Booth

Manager, Public Relations

T 403.261.0327

C 403.463.6834