Dates & Times:
Wednesday July 25- Saturday July 28

Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede


July 26 is the annual parade! Watch the brightly animated floats, colorful costumes, horses of all breeds, and marching bands from near and far as they travel through Medicine Hat.

Get set for big thrills as you take in the Summer Pro Rodeo! Showcasing bareback, saddle bronc, bull riding, tie down roping, steer wrestling, team roping and barrel racing! This event always promises exhilarating entertainment, with quality Kesler Champion Rodeo stock and both CPRA & PRCA participants, thrilling action over three days during the Stampede.

Don’t miss the exciting atmosphere of West Coast Amusements on the Stampede grounds, an old family tradition enjoyed by the whole family from six to sixty! There are carnival games, the Cactus Saloon, Beer Gardens, Petting Zoo, Agricultural displays, Photography, Arts & Crafts displays, Free Entertainment on three stages and so much more! Visit Country in the City, which offers demonstrations daily. Little wranglers will love getting up close and personal at the petting zoo. Take a stroll through beautiful Pioneer Village and engage in some great conversation with interpreters about days gone by!

The Ranch Horse competition and sale is Friday July 26, showcasing ranch etiquette of our equine friends.

Methanex Kiddies Day happens Friday July 27 , children 12 & under get in free from noon until 3pm. Featuring face painting, scavenger hunts, bouncy castles and fun activities for children. There will be so many shining smiles and laughter in Pioneer Village.

Each year the Stampede Night Shows features some of the best national and international entertainers in the business.  Wild West Wednesday with Corb Lund and High Valley July 25, Country Music legend, Tanya Tucker on July 26 and Huey Lewis and the News is Saturday, July 28. The Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede is a great time for everyone, capped off by fireworks every night!