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Yeehaw, Stampede Parade !

CALGARY STAMPEDE DAY ONE: THE PARADE

Stampede will be kicking off with a bright and early parade through the downtown core as per the below map. 84 more words

Calgary

Stampede Lookback: 1912

Guy Weadick promised a spectacular parade and he delivered.

The Calgary Herald reported that “fully eighty thousand people saw the parade,” … turning out en masse to witness the event, considered to be the “greatest pageant of western types and western history ever gathered together on the American continent.” 56 more words

Local News

Stampede Eve

It was ‘ready’ with Canada Day celebrations yesterday and today Calgary is ‘set’. Tomorrow is ‘Go’ with the Calgary Stampede parade kicking things off  in the morning turning the corporate core into a playground for children and adults alike that will run ten days out. 195 more words

Life

Time for the Stampede!

You might have heard the news
Of the Calgary Stampede
A carnival and chuckwagons
And cowboys that may bleed

Tomorrow is the big parade
It’s the first thing in the fair… 160 more words

Fiction

The 2015 EQT Three Rivers Regatta Welcomes Local Artists to the OneMain Financial Stage

Kick off your Fourth of July weekend at the 2015 EQT Three Rivers Regatta downtown with FREE performances by The Hobbs Sisters, NOMaD, Stampede, The Christian Beck Band and Saddle Up in addition to Brett Eldredge and Chris Young. 203 more words

Features

Stampede in style from morning to night

Dust off your cowboy boots, friends. And while you’re at it, let’s have a look at the rest of your closet. Because if you’re like most Calgarians, you have an entire section dedicated to Stampede clothing. 942 more words

Fashion & Beauty

Surviving the 2015 Calgary Stampede

Here in Calgary it is Stampede season, which means we are about to be inundated by approximately 3.7 billion people who come visit the city for ten days in an effort to relive what they presume to be an accurate rendition of the Old Timey West. 1,673 more words

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