2022 Stampede parade accessible viewing zones

For the 2022 Stampede, there will be eight locations along the parade route to accommodate people with mobility challenges (canes, walkers, wheelchairs, scooters) and their friends/families.

Accessible viewing zones will be sectioned-off with barricades, and will have signs indicating they are reserved for people with mobility challenges. Each location will be monitored by a City of Calgary staff member.

The eight accessible viewing zones will be reserved for people with mobility challenges until 8 a.m. on parade day (Friday, July 8). Space is limited, so get there early!

Accessible viewing zone locations

Accessible viewing zones will be located on 6 Avenue and 9 Avenue, in the following eight areas:

  • On 6 Avenue at: 1 street S.E., 2 Street S.W., 6 Street S.W. and 9 Street S.W.
  • On 9 Avenue at: Centre Street, 2 Street S.W., 6 Street S.W. and 9 Street S.W.

See the Stampede Parade accessible viewing zone location map

Transportation to and from the parade

Calgary Transit Access

Calgary Transit Access will provide drop-off and pick-up services near the designated accessible viewing zones. Reserve your ride to the parade by contacting Calgary Transit Access directly.

Calgary Transit Access drop-off and pick-up areas will be located at:

  • STAMPEDE PARADE #1 - 801 - 6 Street S.W.
  • STAMPEDE PARADE #2 - 855 - 2 Street S.W.

Drop-offs will be between 6:40 a.m. and 7 a.m. The first pick-up will be at 12:30 p.m.

Public Transit

The CTrain runs before, during and after the parade. Visit Calgary Transit for information on routes and schedules.

Parade day road closures

A number of downtown roads will be closed between 7:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Friday, July 5:

  • 6 Avenue is closed from 6 Street S.E. to 10 Street S.W.
  • 10 Street S.W. is closed from 6 Avenue to 9 Avenue S.W.
  • 9 Avenue is closed from 11 Street S.W. to 8 Street S.E.

Please note – Accessible viewing zones are made to accommodate mobility devices and do not have seating. Please bring your own chair if you require seating.