You won’t find a better place to take in a CFL game then McMahon Stadium. Calgary Stampeders games are packed full of excellent on the field action, diehard fans, and tons of pageantry and traditions making them some of the best in the league.
The Stampeders have only missed the playoffs six times since 1978, so you’ll almost always see a competitive team when taking in a game at McMahon Stadium. Calgary’s success over the years has made them one of the most well-supported teams in the league as well as one of the best teams to watch year in and year out.
The Stampeders success on the field isn’t the only reason to come out to a game. The fans here love their team and create a fantastic atmosphere that can rival that of any other CFL team. No matter what the score you’ll always find Stampeders fans backing their team creating a fun atmosphere at every game.
Finally, you’ll see lots of pageantry and tradition on display at a Stampeders game making it an unforgettable experience. Quick Six, the touchdown horse, is a can’t miss part of any Stampeders game as you’ll see him streaking down the field for every Calgary touchdown. McMahon Stadium is also home to the oldest mascot in the league and an incredible cheerleading squad, so don’t miss any of the in-game entertainment when attending a Stampeders game.
Calgarians love the Stampeders, and it shows on game days as the team, crowd, and traditions on display at McMahon Stadium are all top-notch. Start planning your trip to Calgary today to see some of the best CFL action around.
Things to check out
Wall of Fame
Make sure to check out the Stampeders Wall of Fame at McMahon Stadium. The Wall of Fame honors all of the best players and coaches in Stampeders history and is a must-see for any CFL fan.
Stop by the Stamps Store to pick up a souvenir from your trip to McMahon Stadium. Here you’ll find a wide variety of Stampeders merchandise including t-shirts, jerseys, hats, and much more.
The flag bearer is one of the Stampeders newer traditions having just started in 2015, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t one of the best. Before every game, one player leads the team onto the field carrying the team flag and leading the charge. Don’t miss the flag bearer to see if your favorite player is leading the Stamps onto the field.
Ye Men of Calgary
Hit ’em again, ye men of Calgary
Get on the ball and let’s go marching down the field
While there’s a goal in sight, play on with all your might
‘Til the victory’s won, get in and fight, fight, fight!
We’re all behind you, men of Calgary
So when your backs are to the wall don’t ever yield
Come on you Red and White, we need a win tonight
Hit ’em again, ye men of Calgary!