Calgary Performance Venue: Archie Boyce Theatre, Stampede Grounds
PO BOx 1060, 1410 Olympic Way SE
403-261-0101 fax: 264-0299
The Calgary Stampede takes the first 2 weeks of July, but the grounds are used for many things over the remainder of the year. Facilities include the Roundup Centre, the Big Four, the Grandstand, Archie Boyce Theatre, the Saddledome, and the Corral.
The Grandstand, used for much of the year for thoroughbred and harness racing provides seating for 16,000, plus standing room for 3000, with 1500 seats enclosed and heated.
The major exhibitionhalls onthe grounds include the Roundup Centre, which offers 150,000 sq ft of exhibit area in halls of varying sizes, with smaller halls suited to corporate functions, with seating for groups from 20 - 225. The Big Four Building has 90,000 sq ft of space on two levels.