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Edson Stampede: Sizzling Summer Savings
Sizzling Summer Savings
A one of a kind rodeo for the whole family 2014 BUICK
by Deanna Mitchener Actives were planned indoors just in case the WAS 49,999
weather turned bad, but the sun was out and it was a NOW 39,999 A14-361
It was another successful return of the Edson great weekend for families to come out and enjoy
Stampede May long weekend. Running two the Stampede.
consecutive years now, there was a lot of positive During intermissions they got the smaller kids North Atlantic Lobster Tails
feedback about how great it was to have a rodeo involved with balloon races, foot races, and even
back in Edson. some racing against the extreme agility dogs and $7.99
"Last year we received positive feedback from their trainers.
both sponsors and fans, which made it possible to Sunday there was even a Bark'd Up Barrel Race
hold this year's stampede, even with the down-turn where the horses and their riders competed against
of the economy. I am very proud of our community the dogs racing barrels.
for sticking together and helping us pull it off for the
second year," said Travis James.
"I have been around rodeos my whole life, and it
was kind of a shame to see the rodeo arena go to
waste with nothing being put on. So I took it upon Sale ends May 31, 2015

myself to see if we could get this Edson Rodeo back
and to stay,” said Travis. Address: #101, 330 45 St, Phone:(780) 712-4272
The Edson Stampede is associated with both the
rodeo Associations. New to the rodeo this year was an
Wildrose (WRA) and the Lakeland (LRA) Rodeo

Alberta Miniature Bareback Riding event for ages
six through 13 year old kids. Kids were riding
miniature ponies bareback in hopes of qualifying for
the world finals during the NFR.
Saturday the Stampede started off with Mini
Bareback riding at 7 p.m. Sunday the Mounted
Shooters were there, followed by local events.
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A silent auction was held during the event. Inside Email:
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Brianna Baudin took the win in the Ladies Barrel Race during Sunday's
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Tristen Manning in the Jr. Breakaway event during the second annual Edson Email:
Stampede. Photos: Deanna Mitchener
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