Billed as the “Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth”, the Calgary Stampede attracts over one million visitors a year and is one of the world’s biggest rodeos. The 10-day festival held in July also attracts the top names in country music for countless performances.
It is a marquee event in Canada that showcases so much of what our great nation is about. Attendance is always high and people travel from all over the world to experience the festivities.
With so much going on, we picked out some of the highlights from this year’s Calgary Stampede. Sound off on social media and let us know what your favourite part was if you were lucky enough to attend!
Brad Paisley was one of the headline acts during the Calgary Stampede and on the final Friday he performed at the Saddledome. Two Canadians, Brett Kissel and Tebey opened for Paisley but the highlight of the night was when Calgary native Lindsay Ell performed with him on “Whiskey Lullaby” in front of her hometown crowd!