Ponoka Stampede

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Ponoka RCMP’s calls for service up during 2022 Stampede, less prisoners in cells

2022 Ponoka Stampede brings fairly typical influx of calls

 

A group of freedom convoy truckers formed the end of the Ponoka Stampede parade on June 30. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka mother says end to Ponoka Stampede Parade was ‘horrifying,’ ‘potentially dangerous’

The last vehicles in the parade were freedom convoy truckers blaring their horns

 

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Ponoka winner of the 2022 Ponoka Stampede Cattle Raffle is keeping the cash

Ponoka resident Brent Hellyer has won the 2022 Ponoka Stampede Cattle Raffle…

 

L-R: Miss Rodeo Stavely Jasmine Dahl, Miss Strathmore Stampede Martina Holtkamp, Miss Rodeo Canada Jayden Calvert and Miss Ponoka Stampede Mackenzie Skeels. (Janaia Hutzal/For Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: The best snapshots from the 2022 Ponoka Stampede

Highlights from the 86th annual Ponoka Stampede, held June 27 to July 3

L-R: Miss Rodeo Stavely Jasmine Dahl, Miss Strathmore Stampede Martina Holtkamp, Miss Rodeo Canada Jayden Calvert and Miss Ponoka Stampede Mackenzie Skeels. (Janaia Hutzal/For Ponoka News)
The Reklaws rocked the Ponoka Stampede stage on July 1 to an enthusiastic crowd. Following the concert, there were Canada Day fireworks sponsored by the Stampede and the Town of Ponoka. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: The Reklaws live at the Ponoka Stampede and Canada Day fireworks

The Reklaws Taking the stage Canada Day is The Reklaws, a sibling…

The Reklaws rocked the Ponoka Stampede stage on July 1 to an enthusiastic crowd. Following the concert, there were Canada Day fireworks sponsored by the Stampede and the Town of Ponoka. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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PHOTOS: DAY 6 of the Ponoka Stampede

Rodeo, chuckwagon races, and professional bull riding take over the arena June 2 at Ponoka Stampede

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PHOTOS: Midway at Ponoka Stampede is largest travelling midway in Canada

With over 30 major rides and Kiddie Land, The West Coast Amusements…

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Morgan Grant of Didsbury, Alta. has a time of 14.0 in the steer wrestling. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: DAY 5 of the Ponoka Stampede

Women’s ranch bronc riders show what a cowgirl can do

  • Jul 1, 2022
Morgan Grant of Didsbury, Alta. has a time of 14.0 in the steer wrestling. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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PHOTOS: Aaron Goodvin in concert at the Ponoka Stampede

Goodvin performed on June 30

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Night 3 of chuckwagon action at the Ponoka Stampede

Chucks recap and more kids day photos from June 30

  • Jul 1, 2022
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Ponoka holds teepee village in spirit of reconciliation in lieu of Canada Day activities

Daily powwows, Elder greetings, until July 3

  • Jul 1, 2022
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PHOTOS: DAY 4 — Kids Day at Ponoka Stampede

A look at the leader board after the fourth pro rodeo performance

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Parade marshal Olympic speedskater Maddison Pearman in the Ponoka Stampede on June 30. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Winners of the 2022 Ponoka Stampede Parade

See list of winners and more photos from the Stampede Parade

  • Jun 30, 2022
Parade marshal Olympic speedskater Maddison Pearman in the Ponoka Stampede on June 30. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Exciting new additions to the Ponoka Stampede Grounds

Bigger and better beer gardens, new food options coming to Ponoka Stampede

  • Jun 30, 2022
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The 2022 Ponoka Stampede featuring several new events

The 2022 Ponoka Stampede will focus on the tradition of rodeo while…

  • Jun 30, 2022
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The Bareback riding event had the crowd on it’s feet at times during the Ponoka Stampede on Wednesday. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
The Bareback riding event had the crowd on it’s feet at times during the Ponoka Stampede on Wednesday. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
The Bareback riding event had the crowd on it’s feet at times during the Ponoka Stampede on Wednesday. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
The Bareback riding event had the crowd on it’s feet at times during the Ponoka Stampede on Wednesday. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
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Temporary road closures on June 30 for Stampede Parade

There will be temporary road closures in Ponoka on Thursday, June 30…

  • Jun 29, 2022
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Night 1 of chucks at Ponoka Stampede

Chanse Viden in the lead after first night of chuckwagon races

  • Jun 29, 2022
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