Calgary Stampede Travel Guide

Adam Richman makes a trip to Calgary, Alberta, to witness "The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth," better known as the Calgary Stampede. Each each over a million fans come to the Calgary Stampede for 10 days of ...

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Buzzards/Bottlescrew Bill’s

During Stampede season, Buzzards brings out their Testicle Festival menu, including their famous “prairie oysters,” a dish of bull testicles that truly encapsulates the spirit of the Stampede.

140 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0A3, Canada

Calgary International Airport

A hub for Air Canada, this airport is also one of 8 Canadian airports with US Border Preclearance facilities.

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Calgary Stampede

The annual Calgary Stampede attracts more than one million visitors per year. Fans can watch one of the world’s largest rodeos and partake in the fun of the parade, games in the midway, concerts and more.

1410 Olympic Way SE
Calgary, AB T2G 2W1, Canada

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Cowboys Dance Hall

Cowboys is the biggest of the pop-up Stampede tent parties, attracting an estimated 20,000 partiers a day. Cowboys has beautiful cowgirl bartenders, private VIP suites overlooking the tent and a main stage made for the best country musicians.

421 12 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 1A5, Canada

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Fluor Rope Square

Cowboys congregate here for pancakes as legendary as the Stampede itself. While there are many free pancake breakfasts in Calgary every Stampede day, Fluor Rope Square is the only place where they cook pancakes on a real chuck wagon.

228 8 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2P 2M5, Canada

Hotel Le Germain Calgary

From the goose-down comforter to the in-room Nespresso machine, luxury can be found in every corner of the Hotel Le Germain. Plus its downtown location provides panoramic views of the Calgary skyline.

899 Centre Street SW
Calgary, AB T2G 1B8, Canada

Ranchman’s Cook House & Dancehall

Ranchman’s is Calgary's most western bar. The bar is filled with bull-rider autographs, trophies and enough rodeo memorabilia to mistake it for a museum.

9615 MacLeod Trail SW
Calgary, AB T2J 0P6, Canada

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The Roadhouse

While most tent parties revolve around alcohol with a little food on the side, the Roadhouse is home to 6 grills. If that's not enough, they also offers lasso lessons, step dancing performances and even boot shaped glasses for beer.

840 9 Ave SW
Calgary, AB T2P 0L9, Canada


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