Calgary Stampede

WWE Star Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart, Founding Member Of The Hart Foundation, Has Died

Incredibly sad news from the world of pro wrestling today as Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart, former WWF legend, founding member of The Hart Foundation and father to current WWE Superstar Natalya, passed away on Monday morning at the age of 63. The news was shared by Killer Bee B. Brian Blair and later …

Pro Wrestling

Former WWE star Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart dies

(KGTV) - Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart, who teamed with Bret “Hit Man” Hart to form one of the WWE’s most famous tag teams, has died at age 63, the …

WWE

Cattle trailer flips on Stoney Trail N.E., northbound lanes closed as cows are rescued

A northbound cattle trailer flipped on Stoney Trail N.E. Friday morning, leaving 15 cows stuck in the overturned trailer.<p>Northbound lanes are closed …

Cows

Former Young Canadians official heading back to court

Sex Crimes

This Underrated Lake In Alberta Will Make You Want To Jump On A Plane ASAP

If you know anything about Alberta, it's either one of two things: The Calgary Stampede or Lake Louise. Rarely do people know more about our province …

Rocky Mountains

Farmers should ditch 'cowboy mentality,' talk mental illness, Alberta student says

Speaking at the Young Speakers in Agriculture contest during the Calgary Stampede week, Tia Schram had a few topics she could speak about.<p>She chose …

Mental Health

Watch This: Calgary Stampede ‘Cowboy Up’

Now THIS is an extreme cowboy race… won by a cowgirl, of course.<p>The Calgary Stampede’s Cowboy Up Challenge is the ultimate test for horse and rider, …

Calgary

Back in the Saddle follows wild ride of Canadian cowboy

The documentary film, <i>Back in the Saddle,</i> follows Canadian cowboy David Cowley as he competes on horseback at the Calgary Stampede.<p>Canmore, Alta. …

British Columbia

Mark McMorris feeling thankful during an eventful year

Canadian Olympic snowboarder Mark McMorris sees a lot of similarities between his craft and the golfers he’s been watching this week

Mark McMorris

July in Calgary

<i>Look down from the top of the Calgary Tower to see the mesmerizing cityscape.</i><p>Calgary Tower 50th Anniversary<p>This summer head up to the top of the …

Travel (Canada)

RV’ing 101 in Calgary

<i>CanaDream RV Rentals (Photo credit: Travel Alberta/Anthony Redpath)</i><p>Renting an RV in Calgary<p>Don’t have an RV? No problem!<p>There are several options for …

RVs

Remarkable ride: Edmonton cowboy's journey from a small ranch in Brazil to the top of the bull riding world

Marcos Gloria wanted to be the champion in the first round but he had to wait until the second to earn Calgary Stampede glory.<p>After getting bucked …

Canadian News

Shock and awe over winning Stampede lotto prizes

“I don’t believe you Chuck, I know it’s you.”A few years ago, Edward Gordon had to pull out all the stops to convince a guy he’d won a motorcycle in …

Trucks

More Than Just a Rodeo: Food You Must-Try at the Calgary Stampede

Arguably the biggest and most sought after rodeo in North America is the Calgary Stampede. Folks from around the world pack their cowboy hat and …

grilled cheese

'Gathering of Nations' in Morris

MORRIS — A lonely heap of long wooden sticks and a roll of beige fabric was piled up on the grass beside the Manitoba Stampede’s fair office Thursday.<p>…

Canadian News

The Calgary Stampede just released this list of lottery winners

The Calgary Stampede has announced the winners of this year’s lotteries, who will collectively take home more than $1.8 million in prizes.Karanbir …

Calgary

Canadians stampede to Filipino breakfast in Calgary

CALGARY, Alberto -- A traditional Filipino breakfast of longganisa,pandesal, scrambled eggs, fried rice, and hot coffee brought together Filipinos …

Breakfast

Free Things To Do in Calgary

Michael de Broin’s Bloom sculpture in St. Patrick’s Island<p>Exploring St. Patrick’s Island<p>St. Patricks’ Island<p>St. Patrick’s Island opened as a Calgary …

Travel (Canada)

Calgary Stampede mainstay Indian Village renamed as Elbow River Camp

The Calgary Stampede’s Indian Village will now be known as Elbow River Camp following a two-year discussion to change the name.The Stampede and the …

Edmonton

Comparison: Tamron 70-210mm f/4 Di VC,Canon 70-200mm f/4 IS II & Nikkor 70-200mm f/4 VR

The folks at DPReview have compared the Tamron 70-210mm F4 Di VC, Canon 70-200mm f/4 IS II & Nikkor 70-200mm f/4 VR to figure out if you would be …

Cameras

Calgary Stampede attendance up for 2018

The Calgary Stampede reported higher attendance numbers over last year, with 1,271,241 people taking in the sights and sounds of the midway, rodeo …

Canada

Changing a name, keeping tradition alive

For over 100 years, the five nations of Treaty 7 have camped in teepees beside the Elbow River during the Calgary Stampede in an area of the festival …

Canada

Question of the Day: What did you think of this year's Calgary Stampede?

Your boots are back in the closet for another year and it’s time to reflect on the 2018 Calgary Stampede.We want to know what you thought of this …

Canadian News

Kurt Bensmiller repeats as champ of GMC Rangeland Derby

This is getting to be old hat for Kurt Bensmiller.<p>The chuckwagon racing superstar from Dewberry, Alta., has turned the Calgary Stampede’s GMC …

Edmonton

Summer Song Smackdown: Vote for your ideal tune for the sunny season

We have the first winner in our quest to find the ideal summer song!<p><i>Sunny Days</i>, by Lighthouse, beat out <i>In the Summertime</i>, by Mungo Jerry, in the …

Canada

Stampede attendance second-highest of all time

Beautiful weather and an economy on the mend likely contributed to the second-highest attendance rate in the history of the Calgary Stampede.<p>The …

Canada

Brazilian bull rider Marcos Gloria wins top prize at the Calgary Stampede rodeo

CALGARY — Brazilian bull rider Marcos Gloria made the most of his second chance to win $100,000 at the Calgary Stampede rodeo on Sunday.<p>Gloria, who …

Calgary Stampede

2018 Calgary Stampede Rodeo champions

After nine days of ridin’, ropin’ and racin’ at the 2018 Calgary Stampede Rodeo, it’s now time for these cowboys and cowgirls to rightly claim their …

Barrel Racing

Calgary Stampede retires ‘Indian Village’ name, rebrands Indigenous space Elbow River Camp

For more than 100 years, local First Nations have camped at the Calgary Stampede – their “Indian Village” site has always been a quieter part of the massive show on the banks of the Elbow River, with colourful tepee displays, and traditional storytelling and ceremonies.<p>A century ago, the camp was …

Canada

Indian Village at Calgary Stampede will change name to Elbow River Camp

CALGARY - The Calgary Stampede says its annual display of Indigenous culture that goes back more than 100 years will no longer be called "Indian …

Canadian News