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Plus, you can enjoy free Stampede-style fun at Fluor Rope Square (July 7, 9 – 14, 2018)! Every day starts with a bacon pancake served hot off a chuckwagon or smokie, followed by great daily FREE activities including live entertainment, square dancing, clowns, Old Time horse-drawn rig rides and the Indian Parade.
Discount and Free Days at the Calgary Stampede
What: Special admission the evening before the big party starts
When: Thursday, July 5, 2018
Time: 5 pm to 1 am
This is your chance to check out Stampede a day before the Parade officially kicks it off. Those looking to dance, ride and party the night away can purchase park admission for $9 and kids 6 and under. (Regular midway prices will be in effect.)
On July 6th, 2018, go straight from the Parade to the Park and receive FREE admission from 11 am till 1:30 pm. Plus, this year the route is reversed to make it much easier to get to Stampede Park once the Parade has passed.
Cenovus Family Day
What: Free admission if you can get up in time, with stampede breakfast to boot
When: Sunday, July 8, 2018
Time: Free admission 8 – 11 am; business as usual 12 pm – midnight
Details: Free breakfast for the first 25,000 guests (8 – 11 am, Saddledome Steps or Grandstand Courtyard)
Tickets distributed at Park entrances and are required to receive free breakfast. Most attractions open at 9 am.
McDonald’s Community Day
What: $2 admission from 10 am – 2 pm; Free admission all day for adults 65 and older
When: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Time: 10 am to midnight
Seniors are also eligible for free rush admission to the Rodeo or the Evening Show – tickets available at the Grandstand Ticket Office starting at 11 am. Free coffee and doughnuts in the morning, while supplies last.
BMO Kid’s Day
What: Free admission for the kiddies 12 and under
When: Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Time: 7 am to midnight (must be accompanied by a child aged 12 and under to get in free before 9 am)
Details: Free admission between 8 and 9 am for children 12 and under and accompanying adults; $2 entry all day for kids 12 and under
Free breakfast (8 – 9:30 am, Grandstand Courtyard, while quantities last) and free Variety Show in the Grandstand (8 – 10 am).
Coupons and Deals from Calgary Stampede Partners
Calgary Transit Giddy-Up and Go
Pre-purchase your discounted transit day pass for Stampede week now! You can use this day pass to get anywhere in the city all day long. Stampede transit day passes are valid for one full day between July 5 – 15, 2018. The special price for Adult day passes is $6.50, (reg. $10.50) and Youth day passes are $4.50 (reg. $7.50).
The transit day passes are available at 7-Eleven, Mac’s, Safeway, City Hall Cashiers and Calgary Transit Customer Service Centres.
All 10 days! All 10 nights! Get unlimited admission to the 2018 Calgary Stampede for just $39 (+GST). Offer only available until Monday, June 11, 2018.
Stampede Bucks at Costco
Pre-purchase Stampede Bucks gift cards at Costco for a 20% savings by paying $39.99 for a Stampede gift card worth $50. You can use them towards admission, rides, food, games and more. Available while supplies last in all Calgary & surrounding area Costco locations until July 6, 2018 while supplies last (exclusions apply).
Coca-Cola Discount Deals
For just $27, receive two Calgary Stampede Park general admissions and two participating Coca-Cola 500ml beverages – over 30% savings!*
*Only available at participating Mac’s and Circle K June 6 – July 15, while supplies last. Park admissions valid from July 6-15, 2018.
Ride & Play Cards
Save over 25% on Midway rides by buying either a ‘ride all day’ pass or 60 coupons for $37.85 (plus GST) at Safeway and Sobeys stores. Cards are only available until July 6th. These are valid only on the day they are activated; valid on all North American Midway Entertainment rides and the WestJet Skyride.
West of the Coca-Cola Stage and north of the Big Four Building, you’ll find a re-creation of a Calgary street circa 1912 featuring a specially priced item for pocket change at each vendor. It’s a cool and comfortable place to relax and find some of the best food and bottled water prices.
Eat Free During Stampede Week
There is no shortage of Stampede Breakfasts in the city during Stampede. Check out our list of some of Calgary’s best Stampede Breakfasts.
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