Events Calendar



Tuesday, May 29th 11:30 am

Stompede Media Bust Out

Come On down to the Revolution Place Parking Lot, Kick Off Stompede Week with Greetings from dignitaries, meet the GP Stompede Queen Contestants & Visit with Chuckwagon Drivers & catch the announcement of the 2018 Wagon Master, Stomper of the Year and the Business Appreciation Award, Sponsored by Wapiti Gravel Supply 


Tuesday, May 29th 6 pm

Annual Showdown Parade

The annual Showdown Parade this year will be kicking off a very important year for the Grande Prairie Stompede.

Stompede is celebrating its 41ST year and what better way to get the week going then with a parade down the heart of the city.

Stompede Parade Route 2018

Thursday, May 31st 11 am-1;30pm

Norlan Tube Steak & Beans Lunch

Strap on your Boots, were Kicking off the Rodeo Weekend here at Nor-Lan Chrysler, with our Annual Tube Steak and Beans Event!
Join us on Thursday June 1st, from 11:00am-1:30pm!
Bring the Whole Family, there willl even been a Bouncy Castle on Location!
FREE EVENT, Come have lunch on us!


Thursday, May 31st 10pm

Stompede Beer Gardens Pre Party at Maddhatters

Kick off the weekend with country! Live Music by local Brad Lynch Band

$10 cover at the door 


Friday, June 1st 8 – 11am

GP Chrysler Pancake Breafast

Start Your Weekend Off With GP Chrysler & a hearty Pancake Breakfast 

11448 Westgate Drive Grande Prairie


Saturday, June 2nd 7 – 10 am

Big Country 93.1, New Horizon Co-op and On Fire Barbeques Stompede Breakfast

The breakfast will be served outside of the New Horizon Co-op on 100th Avenue from 7-10 am and is by donation. All funds raised will go to the Grande Prairie Chuckwagon Heritage Foundation, a not-for-profit group that works towards promoting the preservation of Alberta’s number one sport: professional chuckwagon racing. Join us for a delicious pancake breakfast, grab your morning coffee and win prizes before heading out to the rodeo!


Saturday June 2nd, 11 am

Keddies BBQ Lunch

Kedddies Annual Hot Dog Lunch, kicks off at 11 am until all the dogs are gone! Come on down to Keddies Tack & Western Wear, 132nd Ave