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Spruce Meadows

18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary, Alberta T2J 5G5, Canada
+1 403-974-4200
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Great day with the Family!

Visited Spruce Meadows as a guest for a VIP event. Our partners had secured a Suite with front view... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Banff, Canada
via mobile
Must see in summertime if in Calgary

The horse jump competitions will keep you on the edge of your seat in this top notch facility. Make... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Calgary, Canada
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Based in Calgary, Canada, Spruce Meadows is the brainchild of the Southern family who built a Show Jumping complex at the foothills of the Alberta Rocky Mountains. It was in 1976 that the first Spruce Tournaments were held, with annual spectator attendances reaching over 50,000 by the end of the decade. Today, Spruce Meadows boasts one of the greatest outdoor equestrian venues in the world and offers an incredible experience for riders and fans alike. Spruce Meadows focuses on the organization and hosting of show jumping tournaments of unmatched quality for junior, amateur and professional athletes in a manner that reflects basic family values in a clean, green and welcoming environment that celebrates the horse and encourages the breeding and training of quality sport horses and the teaching and development of athletes.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary, Alberta T2J 5G5, Canada
Southwest Calgary
+1 403-974-4200
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Spruce Meadows as a guest for a VIP event. Our partners had secured a Suite with front view if the "North American," the annual equestrian competition. We visited with our 2-month old and it was a fabulous experience! The suite was very comfortable. It...More

Thank Gazpacho16
Reviewed 3 days ago

The horse jump competitions will keep you on the edge of your seat in this top notch facility. Make sure you get here in the summer time when in Calgary

Thank AdventureMax
Reviewed 1 week ago

This past Saturday I took my mother,who is in a wheelchair to see the North American Championships (jumping horses) which were fantastic!!!!!! Not only was the show great but the accessibility was wonderful. Close parking, level and ramped areas, covered seating and a beautiful constant...More

2  Thank joyceseeley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place for couples and family-friendly it's a must.If you like horses and or shopping it has both and alot more besides.It is a very beautiful place.I will definitely be going back.

1  Thank amihudz
Reviewed 1 week ago

an awesome place to visit if you are a horse lover!! great tak shop store as well!! worth the trip!!

1  Thank Santos256
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a beautiful place.. we went to the pet fair there and enjoyed it. Saw the dogs jump from the platform to the water. Also unbelievable place for the horse jumping events. Must see!!!

1  Thank NasCarRobert48
Reviewed 1 week ago

This facility is famous for its world class champion horse jumping events which can be viewed from great seats. Also the winter months have numerous venues with a wonderful Christmas light display. We thoroughly enjoy our visits each time.

1  Thank N8057JQthomasd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most people go here for the jumping competitions which are great, food is great atmosphere is great, it is a great value to spend a day at during a competition. Spruce Meadows also host other events throughout the year relating to Christmas and Fly Fishing...More

1  Thank graceinhim
Reviewed 1 week ago

the horse jumping was thrilling with results very closetotally enjoyed the day fantastic weather helped met people from all over the world

Thank oliviao382
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always have great fun at Spruce Meadows! Beautiful grounds all year and well lit up for the Christmas season.

Thank Cath A
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Kristina D
13 May 2017|
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Response from dmbear1 | Reviewed this property |
Seniors are free admission and parking. Anyone else usually pays $5-10 for admission and parking free. Also there is a shuttle bus (free) from Shawnessey Train/Bus Station. Reserved seating is more.
22 April 2017|
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Response from Doug7716 | Reviewed this property |
I think the Spruce Meadows e-mail has all kinds of info. The seating is all pretty good so you do not need the higher price tickets. Food is always good and I believe the Masters is the best. If you are coming check out... More
22 April 2017|
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Response from Moniquestephanie | Reviewed this property |
The summer series is June 7th through July 9th and the Masters is September 6th through the 9th.