Tag Archives: Calgary Stampede

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Travel, Calgary, Alberta: Stampede opens today. Meet the rescue horses.

The 2015 Calgary Stampede opens today with horse (and some dog and donkey) events running throughout the fairgrounds in Calgary, Alberta until July 12. What you might not know is many of the horses participating in events are rescues.

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Calgary Stampede comes to Toronto and I want to go to Banff, Alberta

The Calgary Stampede came to Toronto this week. Well, not the stampede specifically, but representatives from the world-famous Canadian extravaganza, along with some partners (yes, giddy up), were in town to promote the annual event kicking off this year on July 8 and running until July 17, 2015  in – you guessed it – Calgary, […]