STAMPEDERS GAME THEMES
THEME: 2019 SHOWCASE
The off-season wait is finally over! Don’t miss out on your first chance to see the Stamps 2018 Grey Cup Championship team back in action! On Friday, May 31 at 7 p.m., bring your crew down to McMahon Stadium to watch the Stamps take on the Riders in our 2019 showcase game. Plus, make sure to arrive at the Stadium early starting at 5 p.m. for our CUPS Kickoff Tailgate Party at the Gridiron Gardens!
THEME: HOME OPENER
Welcome back to OUR HOUSE! The Stampeders kick off the 2019 regular season with our Home Opener, presented by Tim Hortons on Saturday, June 15 at 5 p.m. The Stamps will take to the field as the defending champions in a Grey Cup rematch with the Ottawa RedBlacks. Arrive early starting at 2 p.m. for our Gridiron Gardens pre-game tailgate party presented by Coors Light, with live music, food and beer gardens!
THEME: FAN APPRECIATION
We’re privileged with the loudest and most passionate fans in the CFL and we want to say THANK YOU at our Fan Appreciation game, presented by New West Truck Centres. Join us on Saturday, June 29 at 5 p.m. as the Stamps take on the Lions at McMahon Stadium. All fans in attendance will have the opportunity to win great prizes throughout the game. Plus, enjoy a live performance at halftime from the Dueling Piano Kings!
THEME: THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL
It’s time for the CFL’s Thursday Night Football concert series, coming to McMahon Stadium on Thursday, July 18 at 7 p.m.! Watch the Stamps take on the Argonauts on the field. Plus, enjoy The Northern Pikes during our halftime show in partnership with TSN, Apple Music and Universal.
THEME: HERITAGE DAY WEEKEND
Spend your long weekend with the Stamps! Join us on Saturday, Aug. 3 at 5 p.m. for a heated division rivalry matchup with the Edmonton Eskimos, presented by Kal Tire. Plus, don’t miss our pre-game tailgate party at the Gridiron Gardens where you will find player autographs, airbrush tattoos, food, music and entertainment for all ages. Enjoy your summer staycation with the Stamps during Heritage Day Weekend!
THEME: LEGACY NIGHT
Join us on Saturday, Aug. 17 at 5 p.m. as the Stamps host the Alouettes at McMahon Stadium for our Legacy Night game presented by Purolator. We will be honouring Stamps alumni throughout the game, including Jon Cornish for his induction into the 2019 class of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Arrive early for our Alumni Gridiron Gardens tailgate party presented by Coors Light, including music, alumni meet-and-greets, food and beer gardens. Plus, help tackle hunger! Fans are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items or cash donations to the game in support of the Purolator Tackle Hunger program. In return, fans will have the opportunity to have their photo taken with the Grey Cup!
THEME: LABOUR DAY CLASSIC
It’s the most anticipated game of the season – the Labour Day Classic presented by ATB! Join us on Monday, Sept. 2 at 2:30 p.m. as the Stamps host the Eskimos at McMahon Stadium. We will be giving a huge salute to the Canadian Armed Forces and honouring members of the military throughout the game. Plus, make sure to look up in the sky prior to kickoff as the Royal Canadian Air Force conducts a special flypast! Help pack OUR HOUSE in red and white for this historic annual game.
THEME: FAMILY DAY
Round up the family and come down to McMahon Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 14 to watch the Stamps take on the Ticats at our Family Day game. Make sure to arrive at the Stadium early for our FREE pre-game family tailgate party at the Gridiron Gardens. We have partnered with the Family Channel and Kidomo to bring in characters including Chase and Skye from Paw Patrol, Iron Man and Spider-Man. There will also be bouncy castles, airbrush tattoos, music, food trucks and tons of other family-friendly activities. Plus, don’t miss the adorable Little Miss Outrider performance at halftime!
THEME: LIGHT UP THE NIGHT
Football, Friday Night Lights and Fireworks…. what more can we say?! On Friday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m., come down to McMahon Stadium to cheer on the Stamps as we take on the Riders at our Light Up The Night game presented by RE/MAX. Make sure to stay in your seats after the game for an incredible fireworks display set to a soundtrack of great tunes! Plus, help share the warmth! Bring your new or gently used winter coats to the game in support of The Salvation Army Coat Drive.
The Stampeders’ dedication to the fight against women’s cancers continues once again this year at our annual PinkPower game presented by Mayfair Diagnostics. Join us on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 5 p.m. when the Stamps take on the Blue Bombers at McMahon Stadium. As part of the PinkPower initiative, limited–edition pink merchandise will be available for sale at the game for $20 per item with all proceeds going to the Canadian Cancer Society. Tonight’s game also marks the signature Jerseys Off Our Backs event where fans in attendance will be chosen at random to win an authentic game-worn Stampeders jersey and meet their selected player on the field after the game!
THEME: WESTERN SEMI-FINAL OR FINAL
It’s time for playoff football! Help pack OUR HOUSE with red and white and cheer on the Stamps to the 107th Grey Cup in Calgary! All CFL fans are invited to experience Canada’s biggest party at the 2019 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw. For more information, visit GreyCupFestival.ca