WinSport Event Update: Color Me Rad / Badlands Stampede Music Festival

winsportWinSport would like to thank you for your continued support in the creation of the World’s Leading Winter Sports Institute.

From time to time, major events are held at Canada Olympic Park that may or may not affect members of the surrounding community. WinSport would like to increase our communication with the community and provide regular updates when these events take place.

Two major events are scheduled for the park in the coming weeks, with the details provided below.

Color Me Rad, June 29:
Description: The event benefits the Alberta Cancer Foundation and will include 25,000 runners over the span of two days. At points during the five-kilometre race, competitors will be `bombed` with environmentally friendly pain. Most of the run will take place in the east lands.

Time: Saturday, June 29: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Potential disruption: Traffic (although shuttles are being used), some crowd noise
Badlands Stampede Music Festival, July 5-7:
Description: A three-day music festival that features 18 dance music icons and DJs. Headliners at the festival include Kaskade, Afrojack, Pretty Lights and Steve Aoki. Expected crowds near 15,000 daily. Will take place on hill closer to ski jump bowl. Private security onsite, in addition to Calgary Police Service.
Time: Friday, July 5: 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Saturday, July 6: 2 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Sunday, July 7: 2 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Potential disruption: Traffic (limited parking is available, with Calgary Transit providing shuttles), crowd noise within noise exemption permit.
Should you have any questions, please contact Dale Oviatt, director of communications, at dale.oviatt@winsportcanada.ca






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