Staycation Stampede Style: Kids of all ages got to ride a mechanical bull, hop on a bouncing pony, try to outwit a magician, play a few other games then enjoy a great dinner June 18 at the Ponoka Royal Canadian Legion, all sponsored by Ponoka Family and Community Support Services (FCSS). Miss Ponoka Stampede Ashley Akkermans was also on hand. Photos by Jordie Dwyer

PHOTOS: Staycation Stampede Style

Ponoka FCSS hosted its annual Stampede staycation event on June 18

Staycation Stampede Style: Kids of all ages got to ride a mechanical bull, hop on a bouncing pony, try to outwit a magician, play a few other games then enjoy a great dinner June 18 at the Ponoka Royal Canadian Legion, all sponsored by Ponoka Family and Community Support Services (FCSS). Miss Ponoka Stampede Ashley Akkermans was also on hand. Photos by Jordie Dwyer

Staycation Stampede Style: Kids of all ages got to ride a mechanical bull, hop on a bouncing pony, try to outwit a magician, play a few other games then enjoy a great dinner June 18 at the Ponoka Royal Canadian Legion, all sponsored by Ponoka Family and Community Support Services (FCSS). Miss Ponoka Stampede Ashley Akkermans was also on hand. Photos by Jordie Dwyer

Staycation Magic: The skills of Red Deer magician Kyle Key shone through as many kids at the annual FCSS Stampede Staycation June 18 were left wondering how he accomplished his trickery. The event held June 18 also featured Miss Ponoka Stampede Ashley Akkermans along with games, dinner and a chance to ride a mechanical bull. Photos by Jordie Dwyer

By Jordie Dwyer

Ponoka FCSS hosted its annual Stampede staycation event on June 18

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