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Calgary Stampede

The biggest event of the summer

Gear up for one of the busiest times of the year in Calgary. Hit the road from July 5 – 15 to help move our city and make some extra cash. Are you ready?

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Cash in on the Stampede action

The Calgary Stampede is an annual rodeo, exhibition, and festival held from July 5 – 15, 2018. It’s one of the busiest times of the year in Calgary and brings over 1 million visitors into the city.

City visitor or resident Calgarian, all of these people will be looking for a way to get around the city. Throughout the two weeks, Stampede grounds will feature all types of events, concerts, vendors, rodeo shows and more. This is your chance to cash in on the action!

We expect requests to increase over the course of Stampede as people head out to celebrate day and night.

Promotions for drivers

We’ll be offering special promotions to help you earn the most for your time on the road.

Keep an eye out on the Promotions hub in your driver app and your email inbox for details.

Busiest places and times to drive

During the week

Take advantage of commuting hours in and around downtown between 7 – 10am and from 3 – 6pm during the weekdays.

Weekend evenings

We anticipate lots of people looking for rides to and from popular areas like Stampede Park and 17 Ave. from 6pm – 4am on Fridays and Saturdays.

Stampede grounds

The area near Stampede Park will be busy every day. We’ve introduced a dedicated Uber Pickup Zone and driver pickup lane to help you navigate Stampede with ease. The Uber Pickup Zone will be open from 4pm until 3am daily.

Big events this week

DateEventBusy hoursLocation
July 5The Dirty Nil7 – 8pmCoca-Cola Stage
July 5Alexisonfire8 –9pmCoca-Cola Stage
July 5Jason Greely10pm – 12amNashville North
July 6Stampede Parade9am – 1:30pmDowntown
July 6Elle King9 – 10:30pmCoca-Cola Stage
July 7Dead Flowers9:30 – 11pmBig Four Buildings
July 7Broken Social Scene8:30pm – 9:30pmCoca-Cola Stage
July 8Daniel Caesar9 – 10pmCoca-Cola Stage
July 8Randy Houser10:30pm – 11:45pmNashville North
July 9Sloan9:30 – 11pmBig Four Buildings
July 10The Road Hammers10 – 11:45pmNashville North
July 11Sheryl Crow9 – 10pmCoca-Cola Stage
July 11James Barker Band10 – 11:30pmNashville North

For more events, visit the Calgary Stampede website.

Stay in the know

Road closures

Friday, July 6, 2018: From 7:30am – 2pm several roads will be closed for the Stampede parade. To avoid detours, plan alternate routes and expect to take a little more time to get to and from your destinations.

Road closures

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