NORTHLANDS ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF 2020 FARMFAIR INTERNATIONAL

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 31, 2020 Edmonton, Alberta: Following months of discussions with stakeholders, government and health authorities, Northlands has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Farmfair International event, slated for November 11-15, 2020 due to COVID-19. “As one of the premier agricultural events in the country, the decision to cancel Farmfair …

Headin’ In

By Rod Nichols Some fellers favor sunupjust before their day beginswhile others favor evenin’when their day is at an end But this old cowboy’s dif’rentit’s the way I’ve always been,cause the time that gets me smilin’is the time for headin’ in. With a day of work behind meand before the sunset ends,it’s a quiet and …

La Due Ladies Lunch

The LaDue Ladies Lunch (LLL) is a not for profit society of women who, like Flores, embody the Cowgirl Spirit: tenacity, innovation, imagination and a rancher’s work ethic. Their mission is to celebrate and raise awareness of those wild and wonderful early day cowgirls who did it all; and inspire a future generation of Western …

Calgary – We may not be able to gather together or celebrate in traditional ways during Stampede 2020, but Stampede Spirit can’t be cancelled! We would like to encourage our community to put their hats on and Stampede safely from their homes and yards while supporting local businesses. We would also like to invite our community …

47th Canadian Finals Rodeo Announcement

June 24, 2020 | Red Deer, AB — The Canadian Professional Rodeo Association (CPRA), Westerner Park and the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce made the difficult yet important decision to postpone this year’s Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR47) until 2021. With the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 related health guidelines and the cancellation of many qualifying …