Calgary Stampede 2012

Street Style From The Calgary Stampede's 100 Year Celebration

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

If this year's Calgary Stampede taught us anything, it's that turning 100 is a big deal (read: a huge deal). You only turn 100 once, after all. With o...

Buck Cruel Treatment Of Animals: Protesters

CBC | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada

Animal activists say ticket buyers are part of the problem when it comes to the cruel treatment of animals at the Calgary Stampede. Prote...

How Did They Die?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada

CALGARY - An autopsy has revealed what caused a horse to collapse and die at the Calgary Stampede Thursday night.The Stampede says in a release the ho...

The Hottest Accessory Among Celebs This Summer? Calgary Made Cowboy Hats

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2012 | Canada Style

CALGARY - The impact of royalty continues to resonate a year after Prince William and his wife Kate donned cowboy hats during their visit to the Stamp...

Tips On The Calgary Stampede From The Stampede Queen Herself

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

As if being part of Stampede royalty isn't a big enough deal in Calgary, being the Stampede Queen for the centennial anniversary is huge. And Cand...

Calgary Stampede Fashion: Stylists Sound Off On What To (And Not) Wear

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2012 | Canada Style

CALGARY - Thinking about donning head-to-toe blue denim or Daisy Duke shorts during Stampede this year? Calgary style mavens say no siree.Alexandra Ga...

A Record Year For Calgary Stampede

CBC | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada

The second day of the Stampede was another good one where 135,252 people walked through the gates on Saturday. That's just over 17,000 people than on ...

Will Trudeau Throw Hat In The Ring?

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Liberal MP Justin Trudeau looked very much like a man intent on seeking the leadership of the federal Liberal party as he donned a cowboy ha...

Unbridled Economy

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - There's a fierce competition in Calgary right now and it doesn't involve broncos or bullriders.Away from the rodeo, companies in the financi...

The American Behind Canada's Greatest Outdoor Show

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada Travel

CALGARY - It began as the brainchild of a performer from New York state with a vision of a cowboy championship like no other — an Easterner who love...

Humane Society Launches Campaign On Eve Of Stampede

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada

CALGARY - The Vancouver Humane Society is launching its ad campaign against calf roping at the Calgary Stampede.The ad, being published Thursday in a ...

Headed To The Stampede? It's Time To Embrace Country Dressing

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

Situations where you find yourself able to wear denim-on-denim are rare. This void can be filled for 10 days of every July in Calgary, Alberta. The...

Animal Rights Behind Bell's Decision To Drop Calgary Rodeo?

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.02.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Telecommunication giant Bell Canada is not sponsoring any rodeo events at the Calgary Stampede this year and an animal welfare group says it...