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Township 7 pays homage to 100-year-old Calgary Stampede as it celebrates its own 12th anniversary

Country artist Cory Hawthorne will be among the performers at Township 7’s 12th anniversary celebrations on July 14.

Country artist Cory Hawthorne will be among the performers at Township 7’s 12th anniversary celebrations on July 14.

It promises to be a boot-stompin’ good time as Township 7 Winery celebrates its 12th anniversary by paying homage to the 100-year-old Calgary Stampede with a Western Roundup party on Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15.

Events will include:

• live daytime performances by Danny Davies, Roger Schmidt, and Lisa Nicole;

• line dancing by the Silver Diamond Country Dancers;

• a Kids Corral (bumper cars, swing carousel, mini golf, piñatas, horseshoe toss, crafts room, and carnival games)

• barbecue and other fare prepared by White Spot, paired with limited edition Centennial Selection collector’s wines.

During the evening, the winery, at 21152 16 Ave. will host its first country and indie music concert.  Musicians performing at the winery that night include:

Jet Black, Cory Hawthorne, Blake Havard, Trevor Murray, and Todd Richard.

Partial proceeds from the weekend will support the Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation, a charity whose goal is to provide health, education, food and recreational facilities to Fibromyalgia sufferers.

Find out more on the Township 7 Stampede webpage.

Rustle up your friends and mosey on over to Township 7 on the picturesque south Langley winery to experience this unique once in a 100 year event.

Time: July 14 and 15 daytime music and festivities run from noon to 4 p.m. by donation;  July 14 evening concert runs from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is $20.

Call the Langley winery at 604-532-1766 to reserve.