The Canadian Cowgirls precision drill team kicks off Day 2 today at the 2019 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) in Verner.
The team is performing at 10:30 a.m. and again at 1:30 p.m. at the RAM Rodeo Ring.
The rodeo ring is also home to Off Kilter trick riding and roping, with performances at noon and 3 p.m.
The BMO plowing competition gets underway at 9:30 and 11 a.m. with horse plowing at 10 a.m.
The Skyhawks Canadian Armed Forces parachute team will put on a demonstration above Tented City between noon and 12:30 pm though the precise timing depends on several environmental factors.
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 beginning at various times throughout the day, along with presentations in the Lifestyles Tent from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Shania Live, a Shania Twain tribute concert, takes to the Main Stage at 2 p.m.
Be sure to check out the antique and historical displays, including several antique equipment demonstrations throughout the day.
There’s also lots of hands-on activities taking place throughout the day at the Hydro One Education Centre.
The first of two special evening performances will take place at the Earl’s RV Park Entertainment Tent – separate ticketing for this event – beginning at 7 p.m. Stommper Taw Connors, son of Canadian Legend Stomping Tom Connors, will perform a tribute show to his father beginning at 8:15 p.m. Tickets cost $20 each (limited quantity).