What the Stampede Talent Search?

  • The Stampede Talent Search program discovers, develops, encourages, and showcases young, amateur entertainers.
  • Performers between the ages of 6 to 21 compete for over $20,000 in cash and prizes.
  • Talented young people compete for prizes in vocals, instrumental, musical theatre, dance or variety acts.
  • Stampede Talent Search winning alumni include Paul Brandt, Raghav, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald and Heather Liscano. Be among the first to see tomorrow's stars as they unleash their talent!
  • Watch this video from 2011 to learn more!

Where is the Stampede Talent Search held?

  • In the Boyce Theatre, southeast corner of the BMO Centre

Dates and schedule

July 5-9, 2019

6:30 p.m.


July 11-12, 2019

6:30 p.m.

Semi Finals

July 13, 2018

6:30 p.m.


For more information go to: https://talentsearch.calgarystampede.com/ 


Guest information

Do I need a ticket to spectate?

  • No.

Will there be a lineup?

  • There may be a lineup.

What Time do I need to arrive?

  • We suggest arriving by 6PM.

Is accessible seating available?

  • Yes.

Where is the closest accessible parking?

  • Accessible parking stalls are located in Lot 20, north of the Scotiabank Saddledome.

Can I bring my stroller?

  • Strollers do not fit into the theatre but can be parked outside in the Boyce Theatre Lobby.

Can I bring non-alcoholic beverages?

  • Yes

Can I purchase alcoholic beverages at this event?

  • No.

Can I bring my service animal?

  • Services animals are permitted, including: guide, sign and signal dogs to persons with disabilities.
  • Performances can be very loud and my not be suited for service animals.

Can I bring my camera?

  • Yes, but there are certain times that the MC will advise that pictures cannot be taken.