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Spruce Meadows

18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary, Alberta T2J 5G5, Canada
+1 403-974-4200
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A piece of history

I was so surprised that it was open to everyone. I walked the beautiful grounds and walked through... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lynn T
via mobile
Exciting, beautiful, and affordable

I lived very close to Spruce Meadows for 20 years, and visited it on many occasions. It is... read more

Reviewed 5 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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“world class” (160 reviews)
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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 2 days ago via mobile

I was so surprised that it was open to everyone. I walked the beautiful grounds and walked through the stables. You can anywhere except in the arenas. The grounds are beautiful with all sorts of monuments. So pleased I got to see it. I didn't...More

Thank Lynn T
Reviewed 5 days ago

I lived very close to Spruce Meadows for 20 years, and visited it on many occasions. It is breathtakingly beautiful, and offers world class equestrian events. Every time I visit Spruce Meadows, improvements and additions have been made to the grounds. This is a very...More

Thank mhbaird
Reviewed 5 days ago 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 1 week 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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
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23 July 2017|
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Response from jackocalgary_AB | Reviewed this property |
We USUALLY have beautiful fall season in Calgary temperatures generally moderate; around 20C.
Kristina D
14 May 2017|
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Response from Guy C | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on what is going on at the time. There are so many events there all the time. Generally if you're coming for a small event or something hosted by an outside organizer you wouldn't pay for parking but if... More
22 April 2017|
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Response from Claudia C | Reviewed this property |
Spruce Meadows hosts three major tournaments each year. 2017 dates are; June 7-11, The National. July 5-9, The NorthAmerican. September 6-10, The Masters. From February through October they host a number of smaller... More