Thursday's Calgary Stampede Canvas Auction Kicks Off The Unofficial Start To The 2017 Season

Prime Advertising Space Is Available On Chuckwagon Tarps
Photo By Carol Easton

The unofficial start to the 2017 chuckwagon season kicks off this week with the start of chuckwagon canvas auctions. Corporations, groups, individuals or anyone wishing to get involved in the iconic event known as chuckwagon racing can do so as prime advertising space is available on the wagons of the best 36 chuckwagon drivers in the world today. As a chuckwagon advertiser, you will be able to offer clients, employees and friends an amazing behind the scenes experience while also gaining extensive exposure for your company or group.

The first chuckwagon canvas auction of the year for the Calgary Stampede GMC Rangeland Derby held on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the Archie Boyce Theatre on Stampede Park in Calgary Alberta at 5:00pm sharp. Click Here for More Information.

The Calgary Stampede Chuckwagon Canvas Auction Presented by GMC will be broadcast on Thursday, March 17 at 5:00pm via livestream at the following sites:

Wrangler Network via the Wrangler Network APP on your smartphone or tablet.

Calgary Stampede website

Shaw Livestream


As well as on television:

SHAW Cable Channel 10 – LIVE broadcast and multiple rebroadcasts

Global Calgary will be hosting their news broadcasts live from the event at both 5:00 and 6:00pm


The second chuckwagon canvas auction of the year - the WPCA Pro Tour’s chuckwagon canvas auction will take place on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 5:30pm at the Tsuu T'ina Ballroom at the Grey Eagle Resort & Casino in Calgary, with remote locations in Grande Prairie, Saskatoon, Medicine Hat, Bonnyville, Dawson Creek and Rocky Mountain House, as well as online at Prime advertising space on the tarps carried by the best 36 chuckwagon drivers in the world will auctioned off for the bulk of the 2017 professional chuckwagon season.

The final chuckwagon canvas auction of the year will be a stand alone auction for the Ponoka Stampede only and will take place on Friday, May 5, 2017 at 5:30pm at the Stagecoach Saloon on the Stampede Grounds  in Ponoka, Alberta.

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