Agriculture Exhibitor Agreement
All exhibitors participating in or competing at the Calgary Stampede must have a signed 2021 Exhibitor Agreement prior to exhibiting or competing. This agreement which covers the rules and conditions, animal and animal care regulations, additional Stampede rights, and liability was included in your registration forms. If you haven't already done so, please take the time to review your show rules.
An official accreditation pass will be needed by all those granted complimentary Park access for the 2021 Calgary Stampede. In addition to granting access to Stampede Park, the accreditation will indicate which restricted areas each person can enter based on individual requirements. Accreditation is year specific, and a new pass will be issued each year. The pass must be purchased on the entry application for a fee of $35.00 (G.S.T. included). These badges are a privilege of the exhibitors, and will be limited. Exhibitors are responsible for lost or forgotten badges.
Accreditation Office Hours
The Accreditation Office is located at the Nat Christie Bridge in Lot 25A. When you arrive on park for move in, your accreditation passes and parking passes will be available here. The accreditation office can be accessed through the Nat Christie Gate located at 650 25 Ave SE, Calgary.
Move In Pass
The exhibitor vehicle move-in pass will be available in your Exhibitor Package to allow access through the Nat Christie Gate (650 25 Ave SE, Calgary). Passes must be presented to gate attendants upon arrival.
There will be limited parking within the boundaries of Stampede Park during the 2021 Calgary Stampede. The "25 North" Parking Lot will be designated for daily vehicle parking and may be accessed through the Nat Christie Gate with an Agriculture Exhibitor Parking Pass. THERE WILL BE ABSOLUTELY NO CAMPING OR TRAILERS ALLOWED IN THE "25 North" LOT. Parking attendants will be on hand to direct exhibitors to the livestock unloading area on Stampede Park and then to the trailer storage lot. Quads, mini-bikes and three wheeled ATV's are strictly prohibited on Park. Exhibitor owned/provided UTV's and Golf Carts are prohibited.
Exhibitor vehicle parking passes will be available for pick up at the Accreditation Office in Lot 25 upon your initial arrival at Stampede Park. The exhibitor vehicle parking stickers must be placed on the windshield of your vehicle to prevent the vehicle from being towed while parked in the designated parking areas.
CS People Mover Service
The Calgary Stampede will provide improved transportation via eight-seat carts and buses for extended hours. The route will be from the back of the Agriculture Building to Lot 25 with two drop-off/pick-up locations on the route on 5 minute intervals during the hours that park is open. Extended hours will be provided to transport people to and from Lot 25 and the Ag Zone prior to park opening and after park is closed to the general public.
There will be a $25 charge on all NSF cheques.
All prize money will be paid in Canadian Dollars. Non-residents of Canada will be subject to a 15% withholding tax on all prize monies awarded as required by the Canada Revenue Agency. Exhibitors may file to claim the tax back. To submit a claim, complete the following information and submit directly to the CRA. For further details, please contact Agriculture Administration.