Ponoka Stampede

Second day filled with sunshine and good scores

Day two of the Ponoka Stampede saw moves in some events and the start of chuckwagon racing

Ponoka Stampede gets out of the gate

The 82nd version of the largest seven-day rodeo in Canada started last night

PHOTO: Ponoka Stampede recognizes a past director

Former Ponoka Stampede director Joe Dodds was recognized for his years supporting the association

WPCA rookie looks to new challenges for 2018 season

Josh Hyrnyk looks to grow his skills at Ponoka Stampede

Reflections Stampede: Ponoka Stampede’s parade history

There are quite a few photos highlighting the history of the parade in this story

  • Jun 16, 2018

Remember Stampede: Taking a look at the 1936 Ponoka Stampede stands

These wooden stands created much excitement for fans of the Ponoka Stampede

  • Jun 16, 2018

Olympic champion Catriona Le May Doan to be Ponoka Stampede parade marshall

Stampede president Blair Vold updates Ponoka Chamber on new developments for 2018

Ponoka artists make it to the Ponoka Stampede Talent Show

The big Stampede talent show comes on June 27 this year with a full band

Ponoka Stampede tarp auction breaks $375,000 mark

The development of a new corporate suites with stands was announced at the auction

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