Dress Code

The Ranchmen's Club dress code reflects tradition and professionalism.  All areas of the Club require Business Casual attire as a minimum. We thank all members and guests for their cooperation in respecting our dress code. 

Dress Code Definitions

It is the responsibility of members to inform their guests of the Club's dress code.

  • Formal (Black Tie): Tuxedo or dark suit and tie for men, dinner dress for ladies.
  • Semi Formal: Suit and tie for men. Cocktail dress or dress pants for ladies.
  • Business Attire: Jacket required, tie optional for men, equivalent attire for ladies and children
  • Business Casual: Jacket & tie are optional for men, equivalent attire for ladies and children.

Inappropriate attire at all time:

Cargo shorts, gym shorts, spandex shorts, cut-off shorts, yoga pants, sweatpants, sweatshirts, vulgar or offensive language or slogans, tank tops, sneakers or running shoes.



  • Business attire
  • Jacket required, tie optional
  • Denim allowed


The dress code for member events will be noted in The Ranchmen's Club monthly newsletter, as part of the advertisement for each member event.


Members sponsoring an event should inform guests of the dress for that event such as: Formal, Business Attire or Business Casual. 


Business casual attire. Pressed denim with no rips is allowed.


Summer attire is acceptable during Terrace season only.

In the case of inclement weather during the Terrace season, summer attire is acceptable in the Wolves Den, Billiards Room and Samson Lounge.


For the comfort of all members, guests and staff, coats, hats, scarves, etc. must be left in the Cloakroom located in the Lobby. There are no coat racks in any of the Club's private rooms and coats hanging on the back of chairs can be hazardous when guests are entering and leaving the rooms, or food and beverages are being served.


Western wear is strongly encouraged throughout the Club during the annual ten days of the Calgary Stampede.