Day 4 at the IPM will have you grinning from ear to ear.
Amber Marshall, star of CBC’s Heartland, will be co-hosting the RAM Rodeo. Afterward, she plans to hand out special signing cards and fans will have an opportunity to take photos from outside the ring.
Headlining the Main Stage is The Redhill Valleys, runners-up in the 2017 Boots and Hearts Emerging Artists Showcase, with opening act Scotty Kipfer beginning at 3 p.m. The Redhill Valleys are a four-piece alt-country and roots rock band from Hamilton.
The BMO Plowing Competition gets underway at 9 a.m.
Don’t miss the Canadian Cowgirls precision drill team at the RAM Rodeo Ring, beginning at 10:30 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. As the venue’s name suggests, rodeo action gets underway at noon and 2:30 p.m.
Live chainsaw wood-carving demonstrations from North Side Johnny’s will be going on throughout the day. They can be found in Tent 5A, at the intersection of Fifth Street and West Nipissing Avenue.
The West Coast Lumberjack Show, located in Tent 3A (near Service Road 3 and West Nipissing Avenue), will have performances at 10 a.m. as well as 1:30 and 3 p.m.
There’s live music happening on the Main Stage, Ontario Mutuals Stage and in the Final Furrow Lounge at beginning at various times throughout the day, along with presentations in the Lifestyles Tent from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Cutter’s Edge hosts a Fashion Show in the Lifestyles Tent at 12:30 p.m., with another from Bow and Arrow at 1:15 p.m.
There’s lots of hands-on activities taking place throughout the day at the Hydro One Education Centre.
Be sure to check out the Antique and Historical displays, including several antique equipment demonstrations throughout the day.