Design the Greatest
Parade Float on Earth!

Put on your cowboy hat and let your imagination run wild. Submit your best Stampede parade float design and win incredible prizes!

Get started

Winning is as easy as 1, 2, YEE-HAW!

Create your masterpiece…

Crayons, markers, paint, glitter – there are no rules! (As long as you create it all on your own). Download your blank canvas below.

To be eligible, participants must...

  • Be between 3 and 10 years old at time of contest

  • Complete artwork independently without adult assistance

  • Live in Calgary or Calgary Metropolitan region

Download Template

Submit your parade float…

Once you’ve finished drawing your parade float, upload a picture or PDF to the entry form below, and send it to our judges on or before June 27th for your chance to win!

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Win big!

Judges will select their favourite creative parade float from each age – that’s 8 floats! Winners will be announced on June 30th and will get to choose one summer adventure prize from the options below. Throw your hat in the ring – it could be you!

Telus Spark Annual Passes

1 Adult + 1 Child
Approx $130 value

Calgary Zoo Annual Passes

1 Adult + 1 Child
Approx $100 value

Heritage Park Annual Passes

1 Adult + 1 Child
Approx $110 value

Granary Road Annual Passes

1 Adult + 1 Child
Approx $90 value

Flying Squirrel

$100 gift card

Calaway Park

$100 gift card

Already have a pass or want to take the whole family? Convert your pass into a gift card.

Meet the judges.

Your artwork will be reviewed by Tiller’s design and marketing experts, each one on a mission to lasso the most creative parade float designs and send them to the Winner’s Circle.



"The Chief Chuckwagoner"

Chief Design Officer



"The Marketing Mustang"

Marketing Manager


Mas Parres

"The Branding Bronco"




"The Creative Cowboy"


Contest Terms & Conditions

Contest Disclaimer:
This contest is hosted independently by Tiller Digital and is in no way affiliated with any third-party organization, including The Calgary Stampede.

Entries & Timeline:
Artwork must be completed by participants between the ages of 3 and 10 years old, without adult assistance. One entry permitted per person. Entries must be received between June 1, 2021, and 11:59pm MST June 27, 2021.

One prize will be awarded within each age category from 3-10 years old (e.g. one winner age 3, one winner age 4, up to age 10). Winners will be selected and contacted via email on June 30, 2021.