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Outdoor Stage

Meet Wes David - The Host of our Outdoor Stage!


Wes David was born and raised on a cattle ranch in central Alberta and has called Airdrie, Alberta home for the last 16 years. Former professional bull rider turned professional walleye tournament angler, outdoor writer, and host & producer of Fishing the Wild West TV, a fishing show dedicated to angling throughout western Canada and the northern U.S. States. Fishing the Wild West TV is in its 5th season and currently airing on 7-different US and Canadian networks.


Wes spends about 125 days on the water each year fishing, videoing, and researching information for magazines, TV, and conservation efforts. Wes has videoed and written magazine articles covering all freshwater fish species and fishing for them and many saltwater species. Articles and videos also cover hunting, wildlife and fisheries, fishing gear, outdoor youth, and future conservation.


Wes is a big believer in conservation, educating about Canada’s fisheries and wildlife, and getting our youth involved in the outdoors.


Check back soon to see who else will be on our stage this year!

Show location

BMO Centre

20 Roundup Way SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G 2W1

(403) 245-9008

Directions & parking

Show hours

  • Thursday, February 6 1 pm - 9 pm
  • Friday, February 7 1 pm - 9 pm
  • Saturday, February 8 10 am - 7 pm
  • Sunday, February 9 10 am - 5 pm

Admission

  • Adults (ages 18+) $ 15.00
  • Juniors (ages 13-17) $ 10.00
  • Seniors (ages 65+) $ 10.00
  • Children (12 years and under, when accompanied by a paid adult) FREE
  • Family Pass (2 Adults & 2 Juniors) $ 38.00

About us

Canadian National Sportsmen's shows is a not-for-profit Corporation and the largest producer of boat, fishing, ski and outdoor shows in Canada. The Calgary Boat & Sportsmen's Show, part of the Canadian National Sportsmen's Shows (CNSS), first took place in Calgary back in 1977. 42 years later, CNSS has helped protect Canada's outdoors with grants in excess of $32 million dollars. Community programs launched by CNSS include "Kids Fishing Day", which allocated more than 65,000 fishing kits to children over the 10 years of the program.

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