The grandstand runs all three days of the fair. The show begins each evening at 7:30 pm with the running of the pony chuck wagons. The grandstand show follows at 8:30 pm. There is no additional charge to attend grandstand performances - gate admission to the fair covers all events.
Chariots run each afternoon starting at 1:30 pm.
Live Stage entertainment is featured every day of the fair. The open stage is located directly
south of the grandstand.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday Rainbow the Clown (see profile below) will be providing the walkabout entertainment.
Entertainment for the 3 days of the Beer Gardens will feature: TBA
The last day of the fair includes a fireworks display - following the final grandstand performance.
This year's list of entertainers is sure to include something of interest for everyone.
Entertainers as profiled below:
Carisa Hendrix will perform on grandstand all three evenings.(July 25, 26, 27 - 2013).
Carisa Hendrix Profile:
Calgary based Circus Sideshow entertainer Carisa Hendrix has been offering high impact specialty entertainment for corporate and special events for the past 8 years.
Guinness World Record Holder and Award Winning Entertainer, Carisa Hendrix has been thrilling audiences all over Canada and internationally for the past 8 years. She has become well known for her expertise and instructional DVD on Fire Eating as well as her beautiful performances on stage and screen.
Please visit her website at
The Magic of David Thiel will perform on grandstand all three evenings.(July 25, 26, 27 - 2013).
David Thiel Profile:
David Thiel is an Edmonton magician who has been entertaining audiences with his memory-making blend of comedy, magic and mentalism since 1989. Fairs and exhibitions, trade shows, grandstand shows, corporate events, Children's festivals and private parties of all sizes...this Edmonton magician has done them all.
David has decades of experience both on-stage and strolling. He's at home
performing for adult or family audiences, providing:
• Sensational on-stage Magic and Mentalism for adults
• A "Laugh Out Loud And Have Fun" Children's Entertainer
• One of the best close-up magic specialists in Canada
Performing professionally since 1989, David's unique brand of comedy, magic and mentalism has played grandstand shows and comedy clubs, hospitality suites and trade shows, birthday parties and exhibitions. Along the way, people have talked about his magic. (Most former clients simply send blank signed cheques along with letters of undying gratitude.) Others just say nice things.
Have a look at the pictures and information on this website. http://www.michaelillusionist.com/index.html
Watch Rainbow The Clown in one or all of his Walkabouts on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Rainbow The Clown Profile:
Second generation performer and professionally trained clown and balloon artist, everything Rainbow the Clown does is interactive and fun! Fun! FUN!
Welcome to the playful world of Rainbow the Clown C.E.O. (Celebrates Every Occasion).
Clowning is an age-old art; at it's best Clowning brings laughter and chuckles in a way few entertainers can - the appeal is universal and ageless. This is clowning at its best.
Rainbow is a second-generation clown, professionally trained at University of Wisconsin Clown Camp and Angel Acassio's school in Portland, Oregon. Rainbow brings to your event nearly two decades of professional experience.
"Rainbow the Clown doesn’t just perform; he gives your guests lasting memories."
Please visit his website at http://www.rainbow-the- clown.com/index.html