Calgary – Kitchen Theatre is back with exciting cooking events and competitions during the 2017 Calgary Stampede, featuring An Evening with Christine Cushing on Tuesday, July 11 at 6 p.m.

“We are beyond thrilled to have Christine Cushing host an exclusive event at Kitchen Theatre,” says Pam Conlin, marketing coordinator, Western Showcase at the Calgary Stampede. “Having a chef of her caliber give a cooking demonstration at our event is an honour, and those who are culinary-inclined won’t want to miss out,” adds Conlin.

During An Evening with Christine Cushing, the renowned Canadian chef will provide a private cooking tutorial for guests. This special ticketed event will take place on Canada 150 day at Stampede Park. Your ticket includes admission to Park, a glass of wine, appetizers and a special gift from Christine Cushing herself. Tickets for An Evening with Christine Cushing can be purchased at

“We also have a number of other new and returning events happening at Kitchen Theatre that are sure to be crowd pleasers for culinary food lovers,” notes Conlin.

All events happening in Kitchen Theatre during the 10 days of Stampede include:

An Evening with Christine Cushing
Monet and Mimosas Breakfast
Dueling Chefs Competition
Cowboy Cook-off
Police and Firefighter Cook-off
Cooking demonstrations from featured restaurants and top food producers

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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 10-day 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:

Christine Thompson
Media Relations Coordinator
Calgary Stampede
T 403.261.0338
C 403.831.1618