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CONTEST: Win Passes to the Red River Ex

CONTEST: Win Passes to the Red River Ex

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The 2017 Red River Ex is June 16-25. (HANDOUT)

ChrisD.ca is proud to once again be partnering with the Red River Ex this year.

We’re giving away 20 gate passes for the annual exhibition, running June 16-25 at Red River Exhibition Park.

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Chad Brownlee, Glorious Sons to Play Red River Ex

Chad Brownlee, Glorious Sons to Play Red River Ex

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The 2017 Red River Ex is June 16-25. (HANDOUT)
Chad Brownlee
Chad Brownlee (YOUTUBE)

This year’s Red River Ex will have something for everyone on stage, along with plenty of new attractions suited for the entire family.

Country artist Chad Brownlee makes his return to the Ex to play the main stage on June 23. The Glorious Sons and The Treble with Panicland will also crank out tunes during the annual summer fair.

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Canad Inns Winter Wonderland Raises $14,000

Canad Inns Winter Wonderland Raises $14,000

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Canad Inns Winter Wonderland raised $14,000 this season to benefit young Manitobans.

The annual holiday lights drive-thru at Red River Exhibition Park brought in $14,000 for local charities this season.

Canad Inns Winder Wonderland attracted 55,000 people during its run from December 2, 2016 to January 7.

“Even in the worst conditions, Winnipeggers bundled up and came out to support our annual event,” said Garth Rogerson, Red River Exhibition CEO.

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CONTEST: Win Red River Ex Admission Passes

CONTEST: Win Red River Ex Admission Passes

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The Red River Ex runs June 17-26. (HANDOUT)

ChrisD.ca is proud to once again be partnering with the Red River Ex this year.

We’re giving away 20 gate passes for the annual exhibition, running June 17-26 at Red River Exhibition Park.

Performers this year include Autumn Hill with guests Small Town Pistols, Ria Mae, Harlequin, Steven Page, The Sadies with guest Terra Lightfoot, Chilliwack, Jess Moskaluke with guest Kendra Kay, Pop Evil, Coleman Hell, and Treehouse’s Splash ‘N Boots.

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Harlequin, Steven Page Headlining Red River Ex

Harlequin, Steven Page Headlining Red River Ex

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The Himalaya is a new ride at this year’s Red River Ex, running June 17-26. (HANDOUT)

The Red River Ex turns 65 this year and promises to go big with the most rides, concerts and attractions ever.

From June 17-26, visitors to Red River Exhibition Park will be treated to six new additions, including the Never Forget mobile exhibit reflecting on 9/11.

“We’re very proud to welcome this important exhibit in advance of the upcoming 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. This is sure to make you stop and appreciate the great men and women of our emergency services,” organizers said.

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Green Laser Shone at Police Helicopter Crew

Green Laser Shone at Police Helicopter Crew

Winnipeg Police CrestAn 18-year-old man has been charged with mischief after allegedly shining a green laser light at the Winnipeg police Air 1 helicopter.

Police were originally called to the Red River Ex grounds just after midnight on Sunday for a group of males causing a disturbance.

While Air 1 was scanning the area, the helicopter was struck by a laser on several occasions, filling the cockpit with bright green light.

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VIDEO: Red River Ex Takes Revellers into Gravity Plunge

The Red River Ex is on for another year and one thing is for sure — your head will be spinning with everything there is to do.

The annual midway and exhibition opened Friday at noon and promises new attractions, rides, and a packed entertainment lineup made up of Francesco Yates with special guest Scott Helman, Shawn Desmen, The Guess Who, Doc Walker, The Glorious Sons, Tebey with Keith and Renee and others.

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CONTEST: Win Passes to the 2015 Red River Ex

CONTEST: Win Passes to the 2015 Red River Ex

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Dozens of people ride the giant swings at the Red River Ex on a beautiful Saturday afternoon, June 18, 2011. Environment Canada is calling for more sunshine and warm temperatures today. Canadian rockers April Wine play the WestJet Main Stage tonight at 8 p.m. The Ex runs until June 26. (STAN MILOSEVIC / MANITOBAPHOTOS.COM)
This year’s Red River Ex is June 12-21. (STAN MILOSEVIC / CHRISD.CA FILE)

ChrisD.ca is proud to once again be partnering with the Red River Ex this year.

We’re giving away 20 gate passes for the annual exhibition, running June 12-21.

Performers this year include Francesco Yates with special guest Scott Helman, Shawn Desmen, The Guess Who, Doc Walker, The Glorious Sons, Tebey with special guests Keith and Renee and others. Blackjack Billy will get things started on June 12 at 8 p.m.

Concerts are free for visitors with the price of gate admission. For a full concert listing, visit RedRiverEx.com.

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K-OS, Shawn Desmen to Play Red River Ex

K-OS, Shawn Desmen to Play Red River Ex

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K-OS will perform Saturday, June 13 at the Red River Ex.

The entertainment lineup for this year’s Red River Ex has been released.

Performers include K-OS, Shawn Desmen, The Guess Who, Doc Walker, The Glorious Sons, Tebey with special guests Keith and Renee and others. Blackjack Billy will get things started on June 12 at 8 p.m.

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CONTEST: Win Gate Passes to the 2014 Red River Ex

CONTEST: Win Gate Passes to the 2014 Red River Ex

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Red River Ex - Get Up CloseChrisD.ca is proud to once again be partnering with the Red River Ex this year.

We’re giving away four Family Packs (four gate admissions each) and 12 ride passes for the annual exhibition, running June 13-22.

This year’s theme is “Get Up Close,” allowing families to have an up-close experience with everything the Ex has to offer.

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