We love these small town festivals

Ivan Daines & Friends Country Music Picknic - Alberta This August will mark the 36th year of this annual country music festival.  Located at Daines Ranch, which is 6 km north of Innisfail, Alberta (sou...

Our picks of Top Country party zones

Every country music festival has an area where people gather to party.  Some have Beer Tents or Beer Gardens, others have separate stages away from the main stage where live music is played all day and all ...

What are the oldest country festivals?

Calgary Stampede, CALGARY Alberta … 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of this annual event known all around the world and country music acts are everywhere.  Garth Brooks plays it this year to celebrate the ...

Gord Bamford’s long road to success

Country singer Gord Bamford spent most of his childhood in Alberta but was actually born in Traralgon, Victoria, Australia.  When Gord was just five years old his mom, Marilyn, moved with him to the small town ...