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BARROW NEW WPCA GM

The World Professional Chuckwagon Association is pleased to announce that Tom Barrow will become the WPCA General Manager effective February 1st, 2015. As of that date, Tom will be responsible for the day to day operations of the WPCA and…

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HAPPY NEW YEAR . . . GOT TIX?

Got your Stompede XXXVIII tickets yet? Here’s your chance to be the first in 2015 to gobble some up. You can do it online at https://evergreenparkgp.webconnex.com/stompede2015 (reserved and general seating ) or www.revolutionplace.com (general seating). Chuckwagons, rodeos and beer gardens…

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

The Stompede board and all of its volunteers and sponsors wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Stompede XXXVIII is just five months away. In 2015 it goes May 27-31 at Evergreen Park. Tickets, which make…

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ONLINE TICKETING FAST AND EASY

Stompede fans are finding the new online ticket ordering system very convenient. Reserved seat five-day passes for the chuckwagon races and rodeo as well as general seating for all events, including the beer gardens, went on sale last week through…

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ROAD HAMMERS, DOC WALKER PERFORM AT STOMPEDE

The term “beer gardens” likely doesn’t do justice to the quality acts coming to the ENTREC Centre at Evergreen Park on Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30 as part of Stompede XXXVIII. Two outstanding Canadian groups will be performing…

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STOMPEDE XXXVIII TIX ON SALE DEC. 1

Just in time for Christmas fans can purchase their Stompede XXXVIII tickets starting Monday, Dec. 1 at noon. The 2015 Stompede is being held at Evergreen Park from May 27-31. Reserved, general seating or beer garden tickets can be purchased…

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AGM KICKSTART TO 2015

The Grande Prairie Stompede Association hosted its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday night at Evergreen Park. In keeping with the by-laws, the 2014-2015 board of directors was elected and consists of: RaeDawn Barker; Bernie Benson; Dan Boorse; Trevor Denis; Miranda…

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KIRK SUTHERLAND WINS WPCA

By BILLY MELVILLE of WPCA There was a lot on the line on Night 4 of the Battle of the Rockies in Rocky Mountain House on Saturday. Downpours just before the races made for off racetrack conditions; two world champions…

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FIRST BIG ONE FOR HAROLDSON

Three of the four drivers taking part in the World Professional Chuckwagon Association Dash For Cash Sunday night at Stompede XXXVII had never won a major chuckwagon championship final. That changed for one of them. Tim Haroldson, a 48-year-old Melfort,…

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STOMPEDE NUMBERS NEAR 50,000

By LAURA BOOTH Daily Herald-Tribune This year the Grande Prairie Stompede saw it’s millionth visitor walk through the gates at 3 p.m. on Saturday. Travis Sharpe, 28, of Grande Prairie was the one to have the honour. He’s been coming…

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