2018 Calgary Stampede Heavy Horse Show


The Calgary Stampede Heavy Horse Show is now seven BIG days of fun!

July 5 – 11, 2018

2018 brings a bigger and better Heavy Horse Show to the Calgary Stampede!

This year the show will grow to seven days, taking place Thursday, July 5 to Wednesday, July 11. The majesty of the Heavy Horses will be on display in the specially designed Nutrien Western Event Centre as well as the Northern Lights Arena.

A crowd favourite, the World Six will now take place Tuesday, July 10 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. 

In between shows, Stampede guests are invited to visit the big beauties as they relax in box stalls in the Agriculture Barn. 

Event Dates and Location

Event Dates: July 5–11, 2018
Move in Date: July 4, 2018 7:00 AM
Release Date: July 11, 2018 10:00 PM
Substitution Date: June 29, 2018 3:00 PM
Entry Closing Date: June 8, 2018 5:00 PM
Location: Nutrien Western Event Centre and Northern Lights Arena


Brian Coleman (Chair), Todd Shannon (1st Vice Chair), Paul Polson (CS Director Liaison), Jess Debnam (Past Chair), David Bailey, Kathleen Bailey, Dwight Ferguson, Erin Ferguson, Glenna Ferguson, Patrick Fisher, Lorne Hammer, Sylvia Hunter, Laurie Irving, Darwin Krebs, Elise Lucas, John McGruther, Glen Mryglod, Bruce Roy, Peggy Royle, Colleen Ruzicka, Donna Sargeant, Courtney Stephenson, Ken Watts, Jamie Westlund, Melissa McKay (Competitions Manager), Tammy Botsford (Agriculture Programming Manager)