What are the Calgary Stampede Showriders?

  • A dynamic group of young equestrians, aged 14 – 21, with a distinctive western flair from Calgary and the surrounding areas.
  • The Showriders work together to present parades, mounted honour guards, flag bearers/greeters & musical ride performances to audiences all over the world.
  • Watch the Showriders from the 2014 Calgary Stampede to learn more.


Where is the Event Held?


Dates and Schedule

July 5, 2019
8 p.m.
Northern Lights Arena
July 6, 2019
8 p.m.Northern Lights Arena
July 7, 20198 p.m.
Northern Lights Arena
July 8, 201911:30 a.m.
8 p.m.
Nutrien Western Event Centre
Northern Lights Arena
July 9, 2019
8 p.m.
Northern Lights Arena
July 11, 2019
8 p.m.Northern Lights Arena
July 13, 2019
4:30 p.m.Nutrien Western Event Centre

Guest information

Do I need a ticket to spectate?

  • No.  Seating is on a first come-first served basis.

Will there be a lineup? 

  • Possibly.  As all seats for competitions and shows in the Nutrien Western Event Centre are first come-first served, depending on the popularity of the event, there might be a line-up. 

What time do I need to arrive?

  • To increase the possibility of guaranteeing a seat, we recommend arriving 30 minutes before the start of the event.

Is accessible seating available?

  • Yes. There is an elevator located in the rotunda.  This will take you to the upper bowl of the arena where designated accessible seating is available.

Where is the closest accessible parking?

  • There are two accessible parking lots of equal distance from the Nutrien Western Event Centre.  One is located south of the Erlton Gates in Lot 8 and the other is located northeast of the BMO Centre in Lot 10.

Can I bring my stroller?

  • Yes.  You can take your stroller to the Nutrien Western Event Centre where there will be a designated unsupervised area to store your stroller while watching the event.

Can I bring non-alcoholic beverages?

  • Yes.  Non-alcoholic beverages are permitted on Stampede Park and in all our venues.

Can I purchase alcoholic beverages at this event? 

  • Yes.  Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Can I bring my service animal?

  • Yes.  Providing your service animal has the appropriate registration.  Please see our service animal guidelines here.

Can I bring my camera?

  • Yes.  Cameras for personal use are permitted.

For more information on results on the Calgary Stampede Showriders,  please visit the Calgary Stampede Showriders Website.