CNW — Big Valley Jamboree, in partnership with Travel Alberta, is pleased to announce the Top 10 Finalists in the Small Town Saturday Night contest and the Crowsnest Pass is one of them.

By Rose Sanchez
Southern Alberta
Anyone who still hasn’t been able to get their hands on tickets to see Elton John live in Lethbridge, has one more opportunity which will help out a worthy non-profit organization at the same time.
The Interfaith Food Bank, based in Lethbridge, but serving southern Alberta, received two floor seat tickets to the concert taking place April 24.

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Singer Trevor Panczak hitting that old road

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By Jamie Woodford
Southern Alberta
“That old road will lead us all some day to heaven’s pearly gates ... Live each moment and thank the Lord until you’re laid to rest.”
Those are the lyrics inspired by the tragic deaths of Danae Gough, Jorden Miller, Clay Card and Renzo Dainard who died in a single-vehicle rollover last fall near Magrath.

By Susan Quinlan
For those who just can’t wait until the summer series of cowboy poetry and music events, the Taber and District Museum Society is offering up a full day of entertainment March 24 with its15th Annual Cowboy Poetry, Country Music and Western Art Event.

Submitted By Vicki Arndt
Fort Macleod
Since debuting in 2009, this extremely talented, traditional Irish band with two critically acclaimed albums under their belt has been in high demand throughout Europe, Canada and India.
On March 15 and 16 at 8 p.m., the Empress Theatre welcomes this exciting young band, “Caladh Nua”, to take the stage with all the rich tradition and sounds of Irish music and the flair of five superb musicians.

Submitted by Vicki Arndt
Fort Macleod
A concert requested countless times over by Canadians folk fans is making its way onto the Empress Theatre stage this February during a one-time only Canadian tour.

By Susan Quinlan
Pincher Creek
When Jaiden Panchyshyn started Highland dance lessons five years ago, a trip to Paris wasn’t even on her radar.
However, this past November, the teenager packed her kilt and ghillies then joined her fellow dancers from Calgary, and jetted off to the land of the Eiffel Tower to perform at the International Gathering of Highland Dance showcased at Paris Disneyland.

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