Thank you for making tailgating at a Calgary Stampeders game the best in the CFL!

Tailgating is encouraged before all Stamps home games; however, please be respectful of your fellow fans by following McMahon Stadium’s Tailgating Rules and Regulations. Below are some important rules for those new to the tailgating experience, and a friendly reminder for our passionate regulars:

McMahon Stadium Tailgating Rules & Regulations:

  • Tailgating is only permitted in one stall per parking pass – please do not spill into other parking stalls or block traffic flow
  • McMahon Stadium does not have reserved stalls for tailgating – parking is first‐come, first‐served and saving spots is not allowed
  • Open alcohol on the McMahon Stadium parking lot is unlawful
  • To ensure public safety, the Calgary Police Service will be on site to ensure the spirit of tailgating is upheld in a safe, responsible manner
  • Parking is at the owner’s complete risk
  • Selling of food and/or beverages is prohibited
  • Marketing messages are not permitted, except as part of a sponsorship agreement with the Calgary Stampeders – branded tents, signs, flags and fan giveaways are prohibited
  • Tailgating activities are to be concluded one hour after the game starts
  • Most importantly – have fun!


If you have any questions about parking or tailgating at McMahon Stadium, please phone the Stampeders Customer Service Team at 403-289-0258