Our Venue


Big Four Buidling, Hall A, Stampede Park, Calgary, Alberta


February 10 & 11, 2018


11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Need Hotel Accommodations?

The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) has secured a block of rooms with special rates at the The Westin Calgary (320-4th Avenue SW). Download the Westin Hotel & Resort Promo PDF.


By Car (Directions from the Calgary International Airport or north of the city)

Approximate driving time from airport: 30 minutes

By Public Transportation

Calgary Transit:

Stampede Park is conveniently located adjacent to two Light Rail Transit stops on the 202 Dalhousie-Somerset/Bridlewood line.

The Victoria Park/Stampede LRT Station offers direct access to the BMO Centre

The Erlton/Stampede LRT Station offers access to the south end of Stampede Park.

For further Calgary Transit service and fares information, please go to www.calgarytransit.com.





One day pass – $10.00 | Weekend pass – $15.00
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There are four Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) conveniently located throughout Stampede Park. They are located at:

Park Accessibility:

The Calgary Stampede is committed to ensuring our Park is accessible to all guests, of all abilities.

Paved pathways and ramps assist in wheelchair access to all of the buildings on Stampede Park. The Big Four building has elevator access through the main entrance, on the east side of the building, while elevator access to the Grandstand building is available at the south tower. Telephones for hearing impaired individuals are available at all telephone banks.

Service animals are also permitted on Stampede Park.

Stampede Park has available a limited number of wheelchairs for patrons attending events at Stampede Park. Please call us at 403-261-0210 for availability and further information.

Lost and Found:

Stampede Park Lost and Found is located in the Security Office. Please call 403-261-9347 to inquire about lost items.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Evenings & Weekends as required


Medical coverage may be contracted for any event and may be a requirement for some events. Please contact Show Management for more information.


The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) is the producer of the FranchiseCanada Show. Attend the FranchiseCanada Show and benefit from the opportunity to meet with representatives from over 100 franchise brands, learn from invaluable and informative free seminars, and discover the only all franchise show designed to help you find the ideal franchise business for you.


Travelling from out of town for the FranchiseCanada Show and need accommodations?

The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) has secured a block of rooms with special rates at the The Westin Calgary (320-4th Avenue SW) Calgary FranchiseCanada Show for:

  • Thursday, February 8, 2018
  • Friday, February 9, 2018
  • Saturday, February 10, 2018
  • Sunday, February 11, 2018
  • Monday, February 12, 2018

If you require hotel accommodation, we highly recommend that you secure your room due to several large conventions taking place in the Calgary area at the time of the FranchiseCanada Show.

Book early to guarantee your room. Special rate subject to availability.

Click here to download Promo PDF.

Special Franchise Show Rate of $159 CDN per night
All applicable taxes and fees extra.

How to Book:  Book by January 19, 2018  to get the discounted rate.  Call phone number: 1-888-627-8417 and request the THE FRANCHISE SHOW rate.

All reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card or advance deposit.

Parking: The Westin Calgary Hotel is located 14.7 km from Calgary International Airport and offers self-parking and valet parking for guests staying at our downtown Calgary hotel. Taking a taxi instead? Expect to pay $30-40 for your one-way ride.

Self Parking: When you arrive at the hotel, let the doormen know you are self-parking your vehicle. They will provide you with directions to one of our two parking lots based on availablility.

Self-parking is available on levels C and D of the Westin Parkade, which is accessed from 3rd Avenue. The Westin Parkade has a height restriction of 6 feet and parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Additional self-parking is located 3 blocks from the hotel at 2nd St and 2nd Ave SW.

Self-parking rates for registered hotel guests at The Westin Calgary are:


Valet Parking: To valet park, simply pull up to the front entrance of our hotel, located at 320 4th Ave SW. Valet parking rates are:


Internet Access: Complimentary Lobby WiFi Internet is now available without a log in/password. Guest must select the “Westin Lobby WiFi” wireless connection to be able to enjoy complimentary Internet in the lobby. This signal will be available around the Liquid Lounge and the Front Desk area. Complimentary basic wired and wireless High Speed Internet Access in all guest rooms.

Premium Internet access is available for CAD 16.75 per day. SPG Members enjoy free premium Internet access. Not a member? Join Now>>

High Speed Internet Access is available in the Business Center for a fee of $5 per 15 minute interval.