Local Entertainment

Stettler’s Ladies of the Heartland drill team both opened and closed the 2021 Stettler Steel Wheel Roughstock Rodeo on July 17, 2021. Kevin J Sabo photo.

Stettler Steel Wheel Stampede brings a full day of activities to Stettler.

Due to a variety of factors the Stettler Steel Wheel Stampede Rodeo was modified for 2021.

  • Jul 19, 2021
Stettler’s own Renegade Station gearing up for a performance on Sept. 4th

Stettler’s own Renegade Station gearing up for a performance on Sept. 4th

With few shows this year because of COVID-19, the band is raring to go with a local show

  • Aug 24, 2020
Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.

The photography trend that continues to climb: Best friend photo shoots

Rimbey photographer reflects on the growing demand for these lifestyle set shoots.

County singer Drew Gregory heads to Stettler Aug. 5th for Entertainment in the Park.

Country star Drew Gregory perfoms at Entertainment in the Park Aug. 5th

‘Gregory the singer is also Gregory the farmer – two sides of the same engaging, unpretentious and ‘amiable coin’

  • Jul 28, 2020
County singer Drew Gregory heads to Stettler Aug. 5th for Entertainment in the Park.
Lacombe Author Barbara A. Glasier recently released her first book – “A Critical Human Error: When Paternity Is Not a Choice”. (Photo submitted)

BOOK REVIEW: Lacombe author pens first novel “A Critical Human Error”

Barbara A. Glasier’s book touches on family, childhood innocence and redemption

Lacombe Author Barbara A. Glasier recently released her first book – “A Critical Human Error: When Paternity Is Not a Choice”. (Photo submitted)
Country singer Jaydee Bixby performs at Entertainment in the Park on July 22nd

Country singer Jaydee Bixby performs at Entertainment in the Park on July 22nd

Bixby still as passionate about creating music as ever since his Canadian Idol days

  • Jul 11, 2020
Country singer Jaydee Bixby performs at Entertainment in the Park on July 22nd
Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert

PODCAST: COVID-19 and the US Election

The Expert welcomes Burman University Political Scientist Marc Froese

Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert
Erin Ross

Calgary singer Erin Ross to be featured at ‘Entertainment in the Park’ July 15th

Roots/blues musician can hardly recall a time when she wasn’t passionate about performing

  • Jul 8, 2020
Erin Ross
Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert                                Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert

PODCAST: Black Lives Matter in central Alberta Part 2

More insight into the Black Lives Matter movement of central Alberta

Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert                                Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert
Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert

PODCAST: Black Lives Matter in central Alberta

Community organizers come on the show to discuss central Albertan anti-racist movement

Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert
Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, left, and Joe Biden talk on Feb. 25, during the South Carolina Democratic debate in Charleston, South Carolina. (Josh Morgan / The Greenville News)

PODCAST: Super Tuesday with Burman University Politicial Scientist Marc Froese

The Expert welcomes frequent collaborator to discuss US Democratic Primary

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, left, and Joe Biden talk on Feb. 25, during the South Carolina Democratic debate in Charleston, South Carolina. (Josh Morgan / The Greenville News)
“Let’s hold an event…” check out the rest of the story at Castor Little Theatre’s performance of Dry Streak, playing now. Kevin J Sabo photo.

Castor Little Theatre opened season 38 with the play Dry Streak on Feb. 23rd

Tickets are still available for the 2020 performances

  • Feb 23, 2020
“Let’s hold an event…” check out the rest of the story at Castor Little Theatre’s performance of Dry Streak, playing now. Kevin J Sabo photo.
The Augustana Choir is gearing up for a spring tour with stops in Castor and Bashaw

The Augustana Choir is gearing up for a spring tour with stops in Castor and Bashaw

The Choir will be touring during their spring break to recruit students to the program and perform for various communities

  • Feb 23, 2020
The Augustana Choir is gearing up for a spring tour with stops in Castor and Bashaw
The Stettler Variety Showcase presents the fabulous vocal stylings of Maya Rae on March 8th at the Stettler Performing Arts Centre. photo submitted

The Stettler Variety Showcase presents Maya Rae on March 8th at the Stettler Performing Arts Centre

A new release - Can You See Me? - is due out later this spring

  • Feb 20, 2020
The Stettler Variety Showcase presents the fabulous vocal stylings of Maya Rae on March 8th at the Stettler Performing Arts Centre. photo submitted
Colour, choreography, and chorus: students will have you dancing to Mamma Mia!

Colour, choreography, and chorus: students will have you dancing to Mamma Mia!

Six shows at the Stettler erforming Arts Centre: Feb. 27th-29th, March 5th-7th

  • Feb 3, 2020
Colour, choreography, and chorus: students will have you dancing to Mamma Mia!
Castor Little Theatre is gearing up for its 2020 performance. This year’s play is Dry Streak by Leeann Minogue, and tickets go on sale Jan. 14th.                                Kevin J. Sabo photo                                Castor Little Theatre is gearing up for its 2020 performance. This year’s play is Dry Streak by Leeann Minogue, and tickets go on sale Jan. 14th.                                Kevin J. Sabo photo

Castor Little Theatre gearing up for 2020 performance

The production, Dry Streak, will debut on Feb. 23rd with a brunch show

  • Jan 10, 2020
Castor Little Theatre is gearing up for its 2020 performance. This year’s play is Dry Streak by Leeann Minogue, and tickets go on sale Jan. 14th.                                Kevin J. Sabo photo                                Castor Little Theatre is gearing up for its 2020 performance. This year’s play is Dry Streak by Leeann Minogue, and tickets go on sale Jan. 14th.                                Kevin J. Sabo photo
Cast members from Abracadavers shoot a scene for the award-winning series. Part of the project, which will reach an even bigger audience in the New Year, was shot in the Stettler area.                                Photo submitted

Award-winning film, partly shot in the Stettler region, continues to reach a broader audience

Abracadavers follows the story of Chris whose mom died in a freak hair salon chair accident

  • Dec 23, 2019
Cast members from Abracadavers shoot a scene for the award-winning series. Part of the project, which will reach an even bigger audience in the New Year, was shot in the Stettler area.                                Photo submitted
Cast members from Abracadavers shoot a scene for the award-winning series. Part of the project, which will reach an even bigger audience in the New Year, was shot in the Stettler area.                                photo submitted

Award-winning film, partly shot in the Stettler region, continues to reach a broader audience

Abracadavers follows the story of Chris whose mom died in a freak hair salon chair accident

  • Dec 20, 2019
Cast members from Abracadavers shoot a scene for the award-winning series. Part of the project, which will reach an even bigger audience in the New Year, was shot in the Stettler area.                                photo submitted
PODCAST: The Expert welcomes Archaeologist Myles Chykerda

PODCAST: The Expert welcomes Archaeologist Myles Chykerda

Chykerda discusses Greece, Alberta and the field of archaeology as a whole

PODCAST: The Expert welcomes Archaeologist Myles Chykerda
Lacombe’s Gord Bamford announces 2020 #REDNEK Music Fest Tour

Lacombe’s Gord Bamford announces 2020 #REDNEK Music Fest Tour

New Single “To Get To You” featuring Jess Moskaluke out now

  • Nov 23, 2019
Lacombe’s Gord Bamford announces 2020 #REDNEK Music Fest Tour