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Spruce Meadows

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18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW | 14th Street and Heritage Drive S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2J 5G5, Canada
+1 403-974-4200
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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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“christmas market” (118 reviews)
“horse jumping” (145 reviews)
“world class” (179 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW | 14th Street and Heritage Drive S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2J 5G5, Canada
Southwest Calgary
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+1 403-974-4200
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"love horses"
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"horse lover"
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"southern family"
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"craft fair"
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"musical ride"
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"beautiful horses"
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I am not a "horsy" person, but Spruce Meadows has it all for people of all ages. There are five major events each June through September and if the weather cooperate, then we are there. Easy access, spacious parking, shuttle buses to get you closer....More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Being a Calgarian I sometimes take for granted our beautiful spruce meadows site. It always has interesting events taking place. World class horse jumping competitions with competitors from all over the world to local dog competitions or weddings this venue is beautiful. Depending on the...More

Thank starkman2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been to Spruce Meadows for numerous horse jumping events and parties. The location is great and parking. They run a wonderful event every time I attend. Food is good and organization is great.

Thank Frank S
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Inexpensive and a great way to spend the day with the family! Even if you don't know anything about horses or jumping, the owners go that extra mile. A must see when you are in Calgary. Tickets are often free for general admission!

Thank kurtb208
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This international equestrian facility is a major pride for those who live in Calgary. The owners and staff make the public extremely welcome and I would never have visitors here without taking them to one of the very affordable horse jumping events or markets that...More

Thank Olunda D
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Spruce Meadows for their annual Christmas craft sales. While very crowded and busy it was fun to get out to see the stunning grounds.

Thank patshaw26
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Spruce Meadows is a world class equine facility. You will see the best of the best. Large crowds at events, but reasonable entry fees and well-organized to handle the volume.

Thank Connie H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Even though i am not a fan of the sport, I take the opportunity to take all of our international guests if there is an event on. World class facility and events. Great way to show visitors another aspect of our great city. This might...More

Thank joepcalgary
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great venue for AllBreed Dog Conformation and Rally shows. Clean facilities and viewing of the various groups being judged.

Thank Margaret L
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We love it there. Whether it's the Christmas market or an event open to public or private. It's a terrific atmosphere. Very family like which we really enjoy Always loads to do and see. Thumbs up for sure.

Thank Londoner1962
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ROBERT M
14 March 2018|
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Response from MazMo710 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend an Uber. It should cost around $50.
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Mandi .
20 February 2018|
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Response from sheryllynnsmith | Reviewed this property |
Each has excellent caliber of International horses. Masters is the most busy - and harder to get hotels. one is during the Calgary Stampede so that is busy. The Nations Cup is my favorite
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Albert G
24 November 2017|
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Response from B5430MMpaule | Reviewed this property |
Above prices are correct. All info is on Spruce Meadows website.
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