The final day of the Calgary Stampede brings the finals of many competitions on Park, from the Stampede Rodeo’s Showdown Sunday, the GMC Rangeland Derby finals, the finals of the Stampede Talent Search, and much, much more.
Here’s a taste of some of the things happening on Park today:
- Showdown Sunday at the Rodeo! The top competitors of 2011 are ready to show their stuff and with a $1 million paycheque on the line for each event, Sunday’s performance will be incredible.
- It’s Indian Village’s closing ceremonies today with lots going on. Stop by around 6 p.m. to see the official ceremonies although Indian Village will still be open until 11 p.m.
- Last day to stop by Weadickville for 1912 prices! Be sure to beat the heat with a scoop of MacKay’s ice cream’s 2011 flavour, “pancakes.”
- It’s the final day of 2011’s new Fashion Show where Calgary’s next top model will be named. Stop by the BMO Centre at 7 p.m. to see who wins!
- New for 2011, the Jackpot Heifer show takes place today in the Northern Lights Arena from 11 p.m. to 1 p.m. Come watch as the best heifers in Canada compete for the top spot. May the best girl win!
- Tonight is the finals of the 2011 Youth Talent Search. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Boyce Theatre. This show will be absolutely packed – come early to get the best spot.
Sunday’s Music Scene:
- Coca-Cola Stage: Barney, Terry Stokes, Jackie Valentine, Marianas Trench
- Nashville North: Shane Chisholm, Colleen Rae, Doc Walker, Hey Romeo
Day Nine Results:
Day Nine News Releases:
- 2011 Concessions & Exhibits Award Winners
- Official Statement Regarding the Review of the July 15 Incident in the GMC Rangeland Derby From Stan Church, Chairman, Calgary Stampede Chuckwagon Safety Commission
- Stampede Talent Search Picks Winner
- Hall follows in dad’s footsteps with UFA Steer Classic win
- Dodge horsepower prevails in middleweight Heavy Horse Pull
- Youth livestock show boosts scholarship total to $50,000
- Daily Attendance Results
With so much to see and do on Park and around town it’s tough to keep track of it all. Make sure you have all the tools you need to Plan Your Stampede. We have travel guides, suggested itineraries, and even an online version of the Stampede Planner. If you have an iPhone, iPod Touch, or an iPad, make sure you grab the official Calgary Stampede app.