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Ag and Ex announces its entertainment for Frontier Days 2018

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 The Swift Current Agricultural and Exhibition Association announced on Wednesday the 2018 Frontier Days Grandstand entertainment and events.  

HATS OFF TO 80 YEARS!  Join in the celebration of 80 years of Rodeo and Fair at Frontier Days June 28 – July 1st.
Since 1938 Swift Current Agriculture and Exhibition Association Frontier Days Events has been known for reliving the west with friendly hospitality. The tradition of welcoming everyone to the most thrilling of summer fun continues!
AT THE GRANDSTAND: Grandstand Performers and Canadian Cowboys Association Rodeo are the highlights for evening entertainment:
On Thursday, June 28th: Gate Admission: $5.
Family Night: Free  (miniature pony chuckwagon races, wild pony race, heavy horse demonstration)
• Friday, June 29th: Gate Admission: $5.
Canadian Cowboys Association Rodeo $10.
Friday night Frontier Day’s Cabaret featuring Mitch Larock and the 454 Band • Saturday, June 30th: Gate Admission: $5.
Canadian Cowboys Association Rodeo Adults $10.00 Students $5.
Bobby Wills and headliner James Barker Band $45.00
Saturday Frontier Day’s Cabaret featuring The Chris Buck Band - Free with concert ticket
•Sunday, July 1st: Canadian Cowboys Association Rodeo  Adults $10.00 Student’s $5. The Keith Sayers FMX Motocross Thrill Show   Adults $10.00 Students $5.00
The Swift Current Ag & Ex will be offering a Frontier Days Platinum Package which includes gate admission for all four days; Family Fun Night, grandstand concert; three CCA Rodeos; two Frontier Day’s Cabarets and the The Keith Sayers FMX Motocross Show.
The Platinum package will be available as follows:
Ticket Blitz price of $50. (March 14 -15 -16)  Tickets available at Kinetic Park, Palliser Building Office Only. During the Ticket Blitz watch for the Luck of the Irish Draw.
Only 500 tickets will be sold at this price, (Buy early and save!)
only available: March 14 (8:00am – 7 pm), March 15 (8 am – 7 pm),
March 16 (8:00am – 7 pm).
After March 16 the Platinum package will be $75. (10 and under Free)
Individual tickets will also be on sale March 19th at Kinetic Park Palliser Building Office and Pharmasave. Tickets available on-line April 1st.
Unable to make it to Kinetic Park in Swift Current, that’s okay. Tickets may be purchased by calling the Ag & Ex office at 306-773-2944.
Everything starts on June 28th, with the Kick-off Pancake Breakfast that includes ‘Burning of the Frontier Days Brand’. Later that day the Kiddies Day Parade with this year’s parade theme being ‘Celebrate Community Spirit’.  June 30th  is the Frontier Days Parade beginning from the IPLEX at 10 a.m.
Enjoy the thrills of the Midway rides, observe the 4H club members and the finest cattle at the barns.
Visit the Equine events, including Ranch Horse, Heavy Horse, Lighthorse competitions, witness the exciting Canadian Cowboys Association Rodeo, enjoy the hospitality at the Frontier Days Saloon and Rodeo Cabarets, take in the entertainment of Grandstand and Family performances.
Witness the Southwest past at Doc’s Town Heritage Village, enjoy the spectacular Living Sky Canada Day Fireworks and more.
Grounds entertainment is free with gate admission and includes: Dr. Vonhouligan in the Family Fun Zone between the Stockade Building and the Palliser and in the Palliser is Safari Jeff.  

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