Music, spectacular stunts, and jaw-dropping pyrotechnics. As the sun sets, the Bell Grandstand Show takes the stage to dazzle audiences with elaborate song, dance and live music performances. Feel the excitement, move to the music, and soar with the fireworks!

Johnny Reid

The JUNO Award-winning entertainer performs nightly at the Bell Grandstand Show

Featuring Performances By

The Young Canadians

The Bell Grandstand Show is also the premier performance for the Young Canadians School of Performing Arts. This talented group of youth, ages 8-21, put on a dazzling showcase of vocals, choreography and showmanship. The Bell Grandstand show is one of many high-calibre performance training opportunities these young performers receive throughout the year.

Swing Latino

Swing Latino is a World Class dance company, born in Cali - Colombia.  With countless choreographic assemblies, SWING LATINO have crossed borders in more than 100 countries, Swing Latino has taken the "Caleño" dance style to the highest levels of the world show.

Swing Latino has stepped on great stages of the world show, being televised and streaming to millions of spectators at the 2020 Super Bowl, finalists in the reality show World of Dance, choreographers and dancers in two opportunities at the American Music Awards with Jennifer Lopez at the Microsoft Theatre, and winners of  Latin reality show Q'Viva.


Tetiana is a daring Ukrainian slackwire diva who has has showcased her talents on the trapeze wire across the world, including Ukraine, Georgia, Italy, France, Romania, Slovakia and Croatia.

Forrest McClendon

An internationally acclaimed award-winning performer and teacher, Forrest McClendon has proudly supported the Young Canadians as a Master Teacher and Clinician. Widely known for his Tony® nominated Broadway debut as Mr. Tambo in THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS, Forrest has appeared throughout the USA in plays and musicals ranging from THE AMERICA PLAY, AVENUE X, RED VELVET, ROMEO AND JULIET, SEVEN GUITARS, WILD WITH HAPPY and OTHELLO. Forrest has also conducted masterclasses and workshops at all levels in both the UK and US.

Calgary Opera

Founded in 1972, Calgary Opera is one of Canada’s most innovative and ambitious professional opera companies. For over 50 years the not-for-profit arts company has made a name for itself, nationally and internationally for its commitment to the development of Canadian talent and the creation of new operatic works. Through educational and community engagement programs, Calgary Opera fosters a love of music, singing, and theatre in young people and provides opportunities for young artists to develop skills for professional careers in the performing arts industry.