Calgary Stampede......Reception ...Farewell
Written by ACM   
Saturday, 09 July 2011

Prince William and Catherine spend their last day on this Royal Tour - no doubt the first of many - in Calgary, Alberta. Their first engagement is at the world-famous Calgary Stampede.

 

...Calgary Stampede..


Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Bow Valley College where Parade-goers watch them as they kick-off the Calgary Stampede Parade, the second largest parade in the world. 

Prince William and Catherine watch the parade with guests.

     



...Calgary reception by Alberta Government...



Their Royal Highnesses attend a reception hosted by the Alberta Government at the ENMAX Conservatory at the Calgary Zoo and observe presentations on Alberta’s significant contribution and commitment to research and development in science and technology.

Their Royal Highnesses acknowledge guests during the reception hosted by the Alberta Government at the ENMAX Conservatory at the Calgary Zoo before The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge sign the Lieutenant Governor’s official guest book.

      



 ...Farewell from Canada...




The Governor General, the Prime Minister and the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta bid farewell to Their Royal Highnesses at the Official Departure Ceremony from Canada and Alberta.

Their Royal Highnesses lay a wreath at the base of The Portraits of Honour mural.His Royal Highness inspects the Guard of Honour at the Official Departure Ceremony from Canada and Alberta before His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge's new personal Canadian flag is raised.

Their Royal Highnesses acknowledge guests and the public during the Official Departure Ceremony from Alberta and Canada.

Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge depart Canada, marking the end of the 2011 Royal Tour, the first of many.