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37th Annual Medicine Lodge Rodeo

The 37th Annual Medicine Lodge on both Saturday and Sunday tickets will be sold throughout the gifts to mothers on Mother's Day,
Rodeo is set to happen the weekend mornings with Cowboy Church on rodeo for $1.00 a ticket with all May 14.
of May 12 to 14. Sunday. Something that has become monies being given to the Stollery With their ever increasing crowds
Susan Longmore, secretary and a tradition is seeing Ernie Smith Children's Hospital," said attending the popular event Outlaw
one of the event organizers, said, singing in the concession area Longmore. Pizza will also be there to help with
"I'm so excited for the rodeo this during rodeo intermissions," said There is a Rough Stock Saddle feeding some of those hungry
year. There are so many things Longmore. Draw for all those cowboys and spectators and contestants helping
happening that are sure to please "Something new this year is cowgirls in the rough stock events. reduce wait times.
many of our new and old rodeo fans. Happy Camper will have several "They need only enter, pay and Please note Longmore said that
"The Friday All Girls Rodeo kicks R/V's on display for interested compete. It doesn't matter if they weekend camping is $10 a unit for
everything off at 4p.m. Besides the people to take a look at. Also have a winning ride or not their all weekend and that includes free
barrel racing, gunnysack races, and Chrysler Dodge Jeep from Edson name is in the draw, which will be firewood.
pole bending there is the cow riding will have a couple of trucks on drawn on Sunday," said Longmore. The Rodeo grounds are 40 km
and horse riding (bareback) events, display," said Longmore. "There The Chinook Riders will be doing west of Edson, 1 km south of Hwy
plus Mutton Bustin' for those young will be free covered wagons rides their musical ride on Saturday and 16 on Anderson Road (Rge Rd 213).
cowpokes six years of age and sponsored by David and Corinna Sunday. Squirrelly Early Anderson Come get some rodeo fun into your
Weekly Anchor Copy Depot younger," said Longmore. Anderson of Jet Sands Equine will be entertaining all weekend, Mother's Day Weekend.
"We are welcoming back this year Adventures. They will be supplying plus giving away some fantastic
PASSPORT PHOTOS & MORE the popular mini-chuck wagons that the miniature horses for the
Miniature Horse Races featured on
will run on Friday night and
Digital passport system photos will be Saturday. Saturday and Sunday are Saturday and Sunday for those 12 EDSON FAMILY DENTISTRY
ready in 5 minutes while you wait! the WRA events with some local years and younger."
events that will have the crowds "Youngsters will also enjoy the
cheering for more. This year we bike races on Friday, Saturday and ACCEPTING
Passport•Citizenship•Rifle Arms Licence• have the Bareback 'Pot Of Gold' Sunday. We will have two bikes
Permanent Resident•Photos & more WRA featured event with an added given away each day" said NEW
purse of $1,800 There is also
Mutton Bustin' on Saturday and The Weebles Band will be PATIENTS
Sunday with the Miniature Horse returning this year to entertain at the
Races. Early Saturday morning at 10 Saturday Dance starting at 9p.m. in our new
a.m. the Lawnmower Races will "This year we are pleased that
rev-up some adrenaline before the Rideout Oilfield Construction Ltd location
WRA events which start at 1 p.m." donated a saddle to go to some
said Longmore. lucky ticket winner. The saddle will 5020 6th Ave.
"There will be pancake breakfasts be displayed in the Gift Shop and
For an appointment please call
5040 3rd Avenue, Edson 780-723-5787 Office hours Mon.-Fri. 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Edson Rodeo Grounds
April 29 & 30, 2017


Hosted by: Yellowhead Agricultural Society

on site!
Western Show
English Show
April 29, 2017
April 30, 2017
Start time
Start time
10:00 am
9:00 am
- Showmanship
- Leadline (6 & under)
- Leadline (6 & under)
- Western Equitation
- English Equitation
- Western Pleasure
- English Pleasure
- Western Equitation
- English Equitation
- Western Pleasure
- English Pleasure
- Beginner Trail
- Jumper Divisions 18”
- Trail
to 2’6”
Pre-entry required by April 27, 2017
DIVISIONS: 12 AND UNDER 13 to 17 18 TO 38 39 AND OVER
Beginners Welcome!
Horse Show Contact: Christine Alward @ 780- 517-2571
Students graduating from Parkland High School decided to dress up in
Safari attire on April 19. Drayton Dahl and Hailey Calder were having Show packages and updates can be obtained
some fun dressed up. photo Deanna Mitchener on Facebook: Yellowhead Ag Society under Info/Files
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