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September 9, 2013
Canadian Finals Rodeo: 40 Years, Strong & Proud!
Single Day tickets are now on sale!
EDMONTON, AB – Each November, the greatest rodeo athletes and stock in the nation descend on the Northlands grounds and inject the City of Edmonton with a dose of adrenaline unmatched by any other sport. Join us in celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR) at Northlands’ Rexall Place. This is your chance to experience the national championship of rodeo and 40 years of history. From November 6-10, come see the best rodeo athletes and stock compete for $1.47 million in prize money by purchasing your CFR tickets today!
“Since 1974, the Canadian Finals Rodeo has been thriving in Edmonton because of the support our city has for the great sport of rodeo,” said Richard L. Andersen, CFE, President & CEO of Northlands. “Not only does this milestone year mark 40 years of competition and athleticism at its finest, but also celebrates our strong partnership with the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association.”
At this year’s CFR, we’ll be paying tribute to the athletes, stock and associations and organizations that have helped make the Canadian Finals Rodeo a destination event in the City of Edmonton – and now you can be a part of it! Be one of the first to secure your seat and purchase your CFR tickets today. Tickets are now on sale at any Ticketmaster location, online or by calling 1-855-780-3000. For more information on the Canadian Finals Rodeo, please visit CFR.ca.
For a different rodeo experience, join us at the Heritage Ranch Rodeo where 16 working ranches from across Western Canada compete for top honours in traditional ranching methods. Tickets for the Heritage Ranch Rodeo go on-sale on September 16, 2013 at any Ticketmaster location, online or by calling 1-855-780-3000. The Heritage Ranch Rodeo runs from November 3-4, 2013 in Hall D of the Edmonton EXPO Centre.
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