Ponoka Stampede

Miss Ponoka Stampede 2018 hails from Trochu

Ponoka Stampede judges chose Alicia Erickson, from Trochu, out of four contestants


Ponoka Stampede list for Queen candidates healthy according to board

Word is as many as eight candidates could be vying to be 2018 Stampede Queen


Ponoka Stampede poster honours Duke of the Chutes

This year’s Ponoka Stampede poster features none other than rodeo stock contractor Harry Vold


Ponoka Stampede sets sights on new grandstand

Among the expansion plans will include 16 new corporate suites for the association

PHOTO: Marci Laye turns the barrel at Ponoka Stampede

Bashaw resident Marci Laye takes her turn at the Ponoka Stampede June 29

PHOTOS: Stampede Parade

A selection of photos from the annual three mile long Ponoka Stampede Parade June 30

Ponoka cowboys a bright light at Stampede Showdown

Several local cowboys take centre stage in Ponoka Stampede finale

PHOTO: An Eye for decorating

A Ponoka business takes three Stampede decorating awards in annual contest

  • Jul 5, 2017

Last shot at Ponoka Stampede finals on Day 6

It was move it or lose it on Sunday at the Ponoka Stampede for a shot at the big money

Canadians do okay on Canada Day in Ponoka Stampede Day 5

A few more locals, other Canadians set themselves up to potentially qualify for finals

Ponoka Stampede heads into weekend with little change

Day 4 saw things remain steady heading into the July long weekend

Fun in the sun at Ponoka Stampede Day 3

Rays of sun brought out the fans and some great rides Thursday at the Stampede

Big scores highlight Day Two at Ponoka Stampede

Nearly every event saw leaderboard changes Wednesday, plus it marked the start of the chuckwagons

Simpson/Buhler in lead after Ponoka Stampede Day 1

Ponoka cowboy Levi Simpson and healer Jeremy Buhler in lead after Ponoka Stampede Day 1

OPINION: Buckle up, it’s Ponoka Stampede time

Western Canada’s largest seven-day pro-rodeo has arrived, buckle up for the ride

Classical singer wins Stampede talent show

Ponoka woman takes title with stunning opera aria

New Stampede president takes chair

The future filled with heritage and tradition, sprinkled with a few new items, is what fans of the Ponoka Stampede can look forward to.

Packed grandstands during Ponoka Stampede Showdown

Ponoka Stampede finishes off a great week by handing out a huge amount of cash

Ponoka Stampede grows year after year

After 8o years in the rodeo business the Ponoka Stampede Association has proved that with a vision anything is possible.

Ponoka Stampede takes national award again

The Ponoka Stampede is becoming an old hat at winning national awards.