The 2018 Western Legacy Awards recipients (L to R): Stampede President & Chairman of the Board of Directors, David Sibbald,J. Murray McCann, Claudette Whiting (Hospice Calgary), Tate Barton, Jean-Claude Munyezamu, Colleen Goertz (Chair, Western Legacy Awards committee)


2019 Western Legacy Awards

The Western Legacy Awards annually honour individuals and groups who have demonstrated significant achievement in promoting and preserving the core values of the Calgary Stampede: western hospitality, commitment to community, pride of place and integrity. These values are integral to our community, providing a distinct identity within Canada and around the world.


Nominations for the 2019 Western Legacy Awards are now closed. Thank you to those who nominated an outstanding member of our community. Our jury will review the submissions in the coming weeks, announcing four Finalists in each category in September 2019.


The 2019 Western Legacy Awards celebration and presentation will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the BMO Centre on Stampede Park. In the interim, we hope you will learn more about past recipients and sign up for our newsletter to receive updates.