2024 Calgary Stampede Parade – Complete

2024 Calgary Stampede Parade – Complete

The 2024 Calgary Stampede kicked off in grand fashion with the annual Stampede Parade, a beloved tradition that marks the beginning of the “Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.” This year, the parade was led by actor Owen Crow Shoe, who had the honor of serving as the Parade Marshall.

The streets of Downtown Calgary came alive as 21 floats, 11 bands, and over 40 equine entries made their way through the city. A total of over 700 horses participated in the parade, adding to the excitement and energy of the event.

The parade was not just a showcase of entertainment, but also a gathering of dignitaries. Among those in attendance were Mayor Jyoti Gondek, Alberta Premier Danielle Smith, and federal Conservative Party leader Pierre Poilievre. Their presence added a sense of importance and prestige to the festivities.

Overall, the parade was a colorful and vibrant display of Calgary’s spirit and community pride. As the city came together to celebrate the Stampede, it was clear that this annual tradition continues to hold a special place in the hearts of Calgarians and visitors alike.

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