Cowboys in training: The Ponoka Stampede Stagecoach was on full display Feb. 22 in downtown Red Deer, which gave families many fun photo opportunities such as this one.

PHOTOS: Ponoka at the Canada Winter Games

Town of Ponoka and Ponoka Stampede Association represented at Winter Games

By Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Town of Ponoka and Ponoka Stampede Association represented at Winter Games

 

Spin for prizes: There was a fun spin for prizes at the Town of Ponoka’s tent at the Winter Games downtown celebration. Here Coun. Kevin Ferguson helps out with the spinning.

Branding fun: Young kids had a chance to try out branding on a special piece of wood with the special Ponoka Stampede brands used on livestock.

On display: The 2019 Canada Winter Games torch is on full display in downtown Red Deer, which gives many folks a chance to take pictures and selfies in front of.

Ponoka on the stage: Ponoka was well represented at the 2019 Canada Winter Games downtown tent location where the torch is also located. This was a great opportunity for people to enjoy some western culture while also learning of the many advantages Ponoka offers. Photos by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Staying warm: Ponoka’s Justin Kelly along with Stampede directors Tyler Fessler and Trevor Jones stay warm during the evening of Feb. 22.

Staying warm: Ponoka’s Justin Kelly along with Stampede directors Tyler Fessler and Trevor Jones stay warm during the evening of Feb. 22.

Spin for prizes: There was a fun spin for prizes at the Town of Ponoka’s tent at the Winter Games downtown celebration. Here Coun. Kevin Ferguson helps out with the spinning.

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