September 27th, 2016

Whoop-Up Days!

Herald photo by Ian Martens The Glorious Sons perform for a group of rambunctious and hardy weather music fans Friday night during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park. While the rainy weather shut down the midway, the rodeo and concert went ahead despite the conditions.Herald photo by Ian Martens Fairgoers brave the blustery rain shortly before the weather forced the closure of the midway Friday during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park.Herald photo by Ian Martens A junior competitor is carried over the sticky mud before competing in the steer riding event during a cold and rainy Friday evening for the CPRA Pro Rodeo during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park.Herald photo by Ian Martens The Glorious Sons perform in rainy and chilly Friday night show during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana MartinHerald photo by Ian Martens Country music star MacKenzie Porter, of Medicine Hat, performs on stage at Exhibition Park.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Shelby First Charger, 9, participates in the Miss Sik-Ooh-Kotoki Princess Pageant during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Thursday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Zalie Boychuk, 5, feeds the animals at the petting zoo during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Thursday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Ryenne Coppieters, 13, holds hands with her brother Landin, 10, while on the "Spin Out" ride during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Thursday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Nine-year-old cousins Amber Guliker, left, and Ava Vandersmit share a laugh while on the "Sizzler" ride during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Thursday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Niobe Ebel, 7, lands on her back while trying to get around the pool  in one of the  "Water Balls" during Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Thursday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Tristan Mellen, 12, enjoys a laugh while riding the bumper cars  on day two  of Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Wednesday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Ewan Currie of The Sheepdogs performs at the Gas King stage  at Exhibition Park during the opening night of  Whoop Up Days Tuesday.  Shane Volk of One Bad Son performs on the Gas King Stage during the second night of Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park  Wednesday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Leot Hanson of The Sheepdogs performs at the Gas King stage  at Exhibition Park during the opening night of  Whoop Up Days Tuesday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Randy Smith of Pincher Creek competes in the Slack Performance for the Lethbridge Whoop-Ip Days  rodeo in the tie-down roping event at on Wednesday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Oliver Skog, 5, takes a big bite out of his cotton candy during the opening day of Whoop-Up Days at Exhibition Park Wednesday.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin © Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin © Lethbridge Herald photo by Ian Martens © Lethbridge Herald photo by Ian Martens © Lethbridge Herald photo by Ian Martens © Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin © Lethbridge Herald photo by Ian Martens