Calgary Stampede Grandstand History
The Calgary Stampede Grandstand is a stadium that is best-known for being the
site of the annual Calgary Stampede, a rodeo event that first started back in 1886 as an exhibition event. The Calgary Stampede
itself dates back to 1912 and has become one of the most anticipated rodeo events in North America since then. Every year
the Stampede showcases some of the best ropers and cowboys at the Calgary Stampede Grandstand, and fans pack into the stands
to catch the action in person. There have been some truly memorable moments at this venue over the years, and it should continue
to be a big part of an annual tradition that holds a special place in the hearts of many Canadians, as well as folks from
Calgary Stampede Grandstand Events
The Calgary Stampede Grandstand is best-known for
bring the home of the annual Calgary Stampede rodeo. This 10-day event comes around every summer in Calgary, and every day
features an afternoon rodeo and a nighttime entertainment event. The 2014 Calgary Stampede will begin on Friday July 4th and
run until Sunday July 13th. Rodeo fans love this event, as it presents some of the best athletes in the sport each and every
year, but it's also a great place to see a show at night. It's incredible to be a part of an event with such history, and
this spectacle draws loads of fans to this venue each and every year. This is not the only event to hit the Calgary Stampede
Grandstand, though, as is also sees concerts and sporting events. In September, Monster Jam will be coming to the Calgary
Stampede Grandstand to showcase some of the best drivers in motorsports. Fans are sure to show up in big numbers for this
two-day event that will hit this venue on September 13th and 14th. Check out the rest of the upcoming events at this venue
to ensure you don't miss anything you'd love to see in person.
The Calgary Stampede Grandstand
is located in, you guess it, Calgary. Calgary is a Canadian city located in the province of Alberta and is the largest city
in Alberta. Calgary was first established back in 1875 and was incorporated as a town within a decade. Nearly 20 years after
it was founded it was then incorporated as a city. With a population of more than 1 million people, Calgary is one of the
most populous cities in the entire country. Calgary is a city rife with culture and one that has an incredible sports scene.
Residents and visitors certainly have no shortage of options for activities in Calgary.
Calgary Stampede Grandstand
The Calgary Stampede Grandstand is a fantastic venue that regularly sees tons of people hit the stands,
especially for the annual Calgary Stampede, which lasts 10 days. This venue is capable of accommodating 17,000 people with
seating alone, but can fit another 8,000 fans thanks to standing room.
Calgary Stampede Grandstand Trivia
you know that this venue also hosts horse racing in the spring?
That's right; from March to May this venue sees some
incredible thoroughbreds hit the track.