Farmers’ Market

Make It, Bake It, Grow It, Sell It

 The 2024 Farmers’ Market Season opens  May 18th, 2024                                                     

Fresh produce, homemade baking, fruits, meats, crafts, jewellery, wines, fresh roasted coffee and many more items to choose from. 

Will be held every Saturday until October 2024!

Good reasons to shop at the Farmers’ Market: Fresh produce, quality products, price savings, specialty items, unique products, personalized service, social atmosphere, supporting our community.

Come and join us for our neighbourly social atmosphere at the Farmers’ Market and enjoy a completely unique shopping experience!

  The Farmers’ Market continues to be a staple at the Stampede Grounds, thanks to the many vendors who participate and the public who generously supports them. 

We are excited to see all the familiar vendors as well as many new ones, as the popularity of the market grows.

Download the 2024 Vendor Application here!

WPCA Chuckwagon Races

World Professional Chuckwagon Races
June 20-23, 2024

3 drivers race head-to-head around a half mile of hell. The chuckwagon is pulled by 4 thoroughbred horses and controlled by a chuckwagon driver, with 2 outriders. When crossing the finish line, the crowd cheers and eggs on the team, making the horses more excited and BAM! They cross the finish line.



Christmas Farmers’ Market

Christmas Farmers’ Market 2024

November 15th: 12pm–8pm
November 16th: 9am–5pm
Cypress Centre – Fieldhouse & Pavilion

  • General Admission $2
  • Children under 12 are free

The recipe for our Christmas Market is a twist of something homemade or made for a home, this market offers something for both. We’ve combined a healthy batch of home made treats, stirred in some crafty vendors and added a pinch of your favourite bath and body products created our Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede Christmas Market.

Olde Tyme Christmas Fair & Christmas Farmers’ Market

Holiday Spirit

Thursday, December 5th, 2024

Enjoy a festive evening of free hay rides, hot dogs & hot chocolate, sitting by the campfire making s’mores, and photos with the big man himself, Santa Claus! Don’t forget to go inside the Cypress Center Auditorium to warm up and find some unique gifts at our Farmers’ Market!


Beef Pen Show

 Beef Pen Show

December 15th & 16th, 2023

Schedule of Events


$500 Cash Prize added to the winning pen of every commercial cattle class (along with a buckle and banner)

NEW in 2023.  The Purebred Breeders Showcase gives the opportunity to every Purebred Breeder Exhibitor who has cattle stalled at the event (display animals or in show) to showcase 1 Bull or Heifer.  A short description of this Bull/Heifer must be provided to the Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede by Noon on Friday on the weekend of the show in order to participate.  The animal will be lead around the ring. Description of the Showcase Bull/Heifer will be announced along with the Exhibitors Ranch name and location.
Purebred Breeders now will have the opportunity to enter the Pen of 3 Commercial Bred Heifers Class

2023 Pen Show Entry Fee Summary

Pen Show Rules & Regulations

4-H Rules & Regulations 2023

Commercial Breeder Rules & Regulations 2023

Purebred Breeders Rules & Regulations 2023

Join us for a weekend of fun…(and that’s no bull)
The 25th Annual Beef Pen Show is being held at the Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede Cypress Center December 15th & 16, 2023
Commercial Open Heifers
Commercial Bred Heifers
Purebred Breeders Commercial Open Heifers
Purebred Breeders Showcase
Purebred Open Heifers
Purebred Bulls
Cattlemen’s Choice Bull Show
4-H Heifer Show
4-H Team Grooming Competition
4-H Steer Show

Thank you to our sponsors


Broncs & Honky Tonks Rodeo

Broncs and Honky Tonks Pro Rodeo

April 19th-21st, 2024

Get ready for some exciting indoor rodeo action!
The Broncs and Honky Tonks Pro Rodeo is a Canadian Professional Rodeo Association (CPRA) sanctioned event and will play host to cowboys and cowgirls competing in the six major events.  Join us for some Saddle Bronc, Bareback Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Ladies Barrel Racing, Tie Down Roping and Bull Riding.  Friday and Saturday night the rodeo is followed by the “DOWN IN THE DIRT” dance.