Competition

The 40th annual Stampede Talent Search

Showcasing some of Canada’s most talented young performers - competing for over $38,000 in cash and prizes.

  • OCL Studios - fully produced, recorded and radio ready single. Includes full production, session musicians, mixing and mastering.
  • 2Create Photography - half day shoot that includes hair and make-up and all images with Usage Rights.
  • Venray Images - videographer package that includes a full day shoot, editing and updates.
  • Long & McQuade - gift certificate.
  • Aura Peak Performance Consulting – one-on-one elite performance coaching and mental skills training sessions.
  • Welden Family - Don Welden Award.
  • Calgary Stampede - semi-final and final cash prizes.

Tip: Make sure you come down early to the Boyce Theatre as the as the house is usually full during Preliminary Competition and packed during the Semi-Final and Final night of competition.

Preliminaries: July 3 - 7, 2020

Top 60 senior performers compete over 5 nights of preliminary competition.

  • Timing: Doors open at 6pm, Show Time - 6:30pm
  • Location: Boyce Theatre, Stampede Park
  • Cost: FREE with admission to Stampede Park

Semi-Finals: July 9 & 10, 2020

Top 24 senior performers compete over 2 nights of Semi-Final round competition.

  • Timing: Doors open at 6pm, Show Time - 6:30pm
  • Location: Boyce Theatre, Stampede Park
  • Cost: FREE with admission to Stampede Park

Finals: July 11, 2020

Top 12 senior performers compete in Final round competition. Grand Champion will be selected.

  • Timing: Doors open at 6pm, Show Time - 6:30pm
  • Location: Boyce Theatre, Stampede Park
  • Cost: FREE with admission to Stampede Park