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Calgary Stampede

Vote on the 50 New Foods at Calgary Stampede 2018

There will be 50 new foods and drinks at Stampede this year, including kangaroo pizza, deep fried pineapple rings and hot ice cream doughnut sandwiches. Vote for the ones you're most excited to try.

6 Ways to Stay Healthy, Gorgeous and Relaxed During and After Stampede

The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth can also leave you with the worst hangover on earth. Here are six ways to recover.

What to Expect at the TransAlta Grandstand Show

For starters, a guy walks across a flaming high wire and two girls explain what throat singing is before amazing the crowd with a performance.

How to Make Homemade Mini-Doughnuts

You don't have to visit the Calgary Stampede midway for this tasty treat. Food writer Julie Van Rosendaal shares her mini-doughnut recipe.

Odds, Ends and Anecdotes You Might Not Know About the Calgary Stampede

Like the criteria for judging prize-winning honey, the math behind the perfect pancake and how to make your own mini-doughnuts. And, yes there are pity prizes on the midway.

The Incomplete List of Calgary Stampede Breakfasts

Consider this your useful (yet not exhaustive) guide to Stampede breakfasts in the city.

What's New at the Calgary Stampede for 2017

The world’s hottest pizza, craft beer, and $1.50 admission are all brand new additions to this year’s Calgary Stampede. Whether it’s Bollywood or hand crafted goods that you’re into, there are tons of new things to look forward to during the annual 10-day event.

The Complete List of New Foods at Calgary Stampede 2017. Vote for Your Favourite

There are 40 new foods coming to the Stampede Midway this year. We’ve plotted them all on an overly simplified, easy-to-use matrix to help you decide which to try first.

Visiting Indian Village in Enmax Park

The newly opened Enmax Park is the setting for the First Nations village this year. You can visit the 26 tipis brought by people representing the five nations of Treaty 7 (Kainai, Tsuut’ina, Stoney Nakoda, Siksika and Piikani), watch the dancing and drumming competitions at the powwow, and see artists and craftspeople at work.

Best Miniature Things at the Calgary Stampede

The Stampede has all sorts of huge hyperbolic attractions – biggest rides, hugest trucks, beefiest bulls, etc. Here are some of the awesome things that might go otherwise unnoticed in the shuffle.

Best Deep Fried Things at the Stampede

When you’re down at the park you have to try at least one fried thing, it’s a Calgary city bylaw! (Isn’t it?)

A Word With... Matt Masters

The local country singer on chicken dancing to Wilf Carter, performing on horseback and Stampede breakfasts in Qatar.
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