Get ready for one of the biggest and best outdoor events of the year! The Calgary Stampede is back for
another year, and you can be a part of it by attending any one of the 10 days of activities at the Calgary Stampede Grandstand
in Alberta. Form July 4th to 13th people will flock to this location to get into the festivities that have made this event
famous around the country and beyond. Each day presents the opportunity to take in a rodeo during the day and an evening show
of some kind at night. There are a variety of events to check out at the Calgary Stampede Rodeo this year, from rodeo events
to music concerts to agricultural competitions. It's always a great time when you head out to a massive event like this one,
and that is what makes this event so cherished among rodeo fans. Make sure to head to the Stampede Grandstand to see what
it's all about this year.
While the Calgary Stampede Rodeo is more than just rodeo events, the
rodeo is a big part of it. There is a rodeo event scheduled on each of the 10 days that the Calgary Rodeo is underway, giving
rodeo fans the opportunity to enjoy these athletes as they showcase their skills. Rodeo is an awesome sport that features
a variety of different skills, as these cowboys know how to do it all. Originating out of cattle herding in Spain, rodeo includes
such events as tie-roping, bull riding and bronco riding, among others. The cowboys that participate in this sport put their
life on the line every time they go out there, and that's something that one has to respect. The dedication of these athletes
is never in question, and fans love to pack into the stadium to see them display what makes them the best in the business.
If you've never been to a rodeo event, then the Calgary Stampede Rodeo is a great place to start.
This event features traditional American rodeo competitions, but also gives people the chance to see music concerts and check
out other goings-on as well. The rodeo competitions are intense and dangerous, and everyone in the stands is watching with
anticipation. When you head out to this rodeo you'll see why so many people flock to the Calgary Grandstand each year for
this spectacle. You won't believe how incredible it is to witness an event like this in person, as these cowboys are extremely
impressive in what they are able to accomplish. One may think that a human would be incapable of dominating a much stronger
and powerful animal, but these cowboys defy that logic, and it surely makes for quite the spectacle. It doesn't get any better
than being there in the stands to witness the best cowboys in the rodeo game do their thing live and in person. If you've
only seen a rodeo in television, then it's time to change that, and it will completely change your perspective on this challenging
sport. The Calgary Stampede also offers entertainment at night, which will feature live music and other spectacles. Catching
a live show after a day of rodeo excitement is the perfect way to wind down after a busy day of cheering for your favorite
The Calgary Stampede Rodeo is one of the biggest events in Canada on an annual basis,
as the attendance numbers routinely cross the one million milestone each year. The first event was held all the way back in
1886, so this rodeo is rich in tradition. The parade, rodeo, and midway attracts more and more people from around North America
every year, so access to the event is only increasing in popularity. The so-called "Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth" takes
place every year for 10 exciting days of carnivals, rodeo competitions, musical concerts, exhibitions and agricultural competitions.
There will be something for everybody at the Calgary Stampede, just as there is every year.
of rodeo are just as passionate as fans from more mainstream sports, if not more so. The Cowboys participating in the competitions
are putting their lives on the line in most events, and the fans know that. That's a big reason for the general intensity
you'll find in the stands at any rodeo event, but you have to be there yourself to really see what makes these fans so dedicated
to the sport they love. The dedication of the fans makes for a fantastic atmosphere that only adds to the overall enjoyment
of the event at hand. Join the fans in the stands this year to see one of the biggest rodeo events in the world.
you know that more than 1.4 million people attended this event in 2012?
That's right; that number set a record for the