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Northwest Roundup 2013 – July 25, 26, 27 & 28

The Northwest Roundup and Exhibition in Swan River is packed with fun for the entire family. With Concerts and Live Entertainment, Exhibits and Demonstrations, Grandstand Events, Select Shows Midway and plenty to Eat and Drink, there is something for everybody to enjoy. Chamber of Commerce Parade – Friday Morning at 10:00 am Theme: Recognizing 100 [...]

2013/07/06Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2013 – Entertainment Schedule

Coming July 25, 26, 27, 28 The entertainment lineup for the Swan River Northwest Roundup and Exhibition includes Pure Country (Ken Thompson) Jason Kirkness, and local talent participating in the Grandstand Concet, Fiddlers Contest and Talent Stage. Click here for a printable schedule that includes all of the events during the Swan River 2013 NorthWest [...]

2013/07/06Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2013 – Grandstand Events

Coming July 25, 26, 27, 28 Get ready for heart pounding, hat throwing excitement in Swan River at the Northwest Roundup Grandstand. Manitoba Pony Chuckwagon and Chariot Championships, MRCA & CCA Rodeo, Novelty Act & Rodeo Clown, Heavy Horse Pull! New in 2013 our Big Screen Display gets you up close and personal with all [...]

2013/07/05Local Interest

Down on the Farm – Dedication to 100 years of 4-H

Submitted by: Meghan Rose | The Down on the Farm display at the Curling Rink during the Northwest Roundup and Exhibition will look a little different this year as it will be celebrating the past, present and future of 4-H in the Swan Valley. To help celebrate the 100th anniversary of 4-H in Canada the [...]

2013/07/05Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2013 – Serving Up Great Food

Coming July 25, 26, 27, 28 The Swan River Northwest Roundup kicks off with a night BBQ and the food doesn’t stop there. Enjoy local favorites at a community food booths: perogies, cabbage rolls, buffalo burgers & smokies. Snack on Midway treats: candy apples, cotton candy or mini donuts. Beat the heat and wet your [...]

2013/07/04Local Interest

Town Of Swan River Minutes – June 18, 2013

The Council of the Town of Swan River met on Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers with Mayor McKenzie presiding and Councillors Bobick, Jacobson, Friesen, Whyte, Delaurier and Sakal present. Conditional Use Hearing: The Conditional Use Hearing was called to order by Mayor McKenzie who advised that the purpose [...]

2013/06/29Local Interest

ValleyBiz Pictures Help Promote the Valley

ValleyBiz Story | They say a picture is worth a thousand words and ValleyBiz couldn’t agree more. ValleyBiz uses its photojournalism features to celebrate what’s best about life in the Swan Valley. Over the past year, we have had the opportunity to photograph many of the attractions and activities in the Swan Valley, resulting in [...]

2012/08/23Local Interest

Local Riders Participate in Gymkhana and Horse Shows

ValleyBiz Story | Many local riders participated at the Northwest Roundup and Exhibition in Gymkhana and other horse shows. Click any picture for a larger view. During Gymkhana, horse and rider work together to achieve speed, agility, control and responsiveness in executing a series of patterned racing events. Family and friends came out to the [...]

2012/08/01Local Interest

Northwest Roundup Offers a Variety of Entertainment

ValleyBiz Story | Once again this year the familiar sounds of midway music along with laughter, squeals and screams return for Northwest Roundup in Swan River. Click any picture for a larger view. The exhibit halls offered a nice break from the heat and noise. With entries in baking, canning, sewing, handicrafts, photography and horticulture, [...]

2012/07/31Local Interest

Northwest Roundup Grandstand Enjoyed by All Ages

ValleyBiz Story | People of all ages enjoyed the fast paced action at the Northwest Roundup and Exhibition grandstand this weekend. The great weather and exciting events kept even the youngest fans smiling. Click any picture for a larger version

2012/07/31Local Interest

Serving up Smiles During the Northwest Roundup

ValleyBiz Story | Things got cooking at the McKay Night Barbeque on Thursday, July 29, picked up the next day at the St. Andrews United Church Rodeo Lunch and continued on Saturday and Sunday with pancake breakfasts sponsored by Formo Motors and Parrish & Heimbecker. Click any picture for a larger version. Throughout the day [...]

2012/07/30Local Interest

Entertainment and Education Down on the Farm

ValleyBiz Story The Down on the Farm Exhibit at the Northwest Roundup and Exhibition in Swan River allows kids to get a close-up look at farming activities and learn about how agriculture contributes to their everyday life. Click any picture for a larger version. Interactive displays allow kids to dig potatoes, gather eggs, pick apples, [...]

2012/07/29Local Interest

Clowns, Candy and Fun at Swan River Parade

The annual Chamber of Commerce Parade marks the start of a weekend of family fun and excitement at the Northwest Roundup and Exhibition. 10am – the stores are closed, the streets are lined and people anxiously await the first glimpse of the parade. Click any picture for a larger version. The parade is an interactive [...]

2012/07/28Local Interest

Cowboys Gathered, Crowds Cheered, Children Played

ValleyBiz Story | This young cowboy kept a careful watch over the grandstand last night as the first Pony Chariot and Pony Chuckwagon races of the 2012 Northwest Roundup and Exhibition got underway. Click any picture for a larger version. The sound of the horn, the thrill of the race and the cheers of the [...]

2012/07/27Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2012 – July 26, 27, 28 & 29

The Northwest Roundup and Exhibition in Swan River is packed with fun for the entire family. With Concerts and Live Entertainment, Exhibits and Demonstrations, Grandstand Events, Select Shows Midway and plenty to Eat and Drink, there is something for everybody to enjoy. Chamber of Commerce Parade – Friday Morning at 10:00 am Theme: Healthy Living [...]

2012/07/12Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2012 – Entertainment Schedule

Coming July 26, 27, 28, 29 The entertainment lineup for the Swan River Northwest Roundup and Exhibition includes Pure Country (Ken Thompson) with special guest Brenda Cohn and The Ryan Keown Band plus local talent participating in the Fiddlers Contest and Talent Stage. Click here for a printable schedule that includes all of the events [...]

2012/07/09Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2012 – Grandstand Events

Coming July 26, 27, 28, 29 Get ready for heart pounding, hat throwing excitement in Swan River at the Northwest Roundup Grandstand. Manitoba Pony Chuckwagon and Chariot Championships, MRCA & CCA Rodeo, Mini Chuckwagon Novelty Act, Heavy Horse Pull! Click here for a printable schedule that includes all of the events during the Swan River [...]

2012/07/07Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2012 – Exhibits for Everyone

Coming July 26, 27, 28, 29 Come join us “Down on the Farm” at the Swan River Northwest Roundup and experience rural life through interactive, educational displays. Our Exhibit Halls include entries in Arts & Crafts, Canning & Baking, Horticulture, Grains, Grasses and Photography. Visit our Commerical Displays for live demonstrations in Weaving and Homemade [...]

2012/07/06Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2012 – Serving Up Great Food

Coming July 26, 27, 28, 29 The Swan River Northwest Roundup kicks off with a night BBQ and the food doesn’t stop there. Enjoy local favorites at a community food booths: perogies, cabbage rolls, buffalo burgers & smokies. Snack on Midway treats: candy apples, cotton candy or mini donuts. Beat the heat and wet your [...]

2012/07/05Local Interest

Town Of Swan River Minutes – June 26th, 2012

The Council of the Town of Swan River met on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 for a Special Meeting in the Town Council Chambers with Mayor McKenzie presiding and Councillors Bobick, Jacobson, Friesen, Whyte, Sakal, and Delaurier present. Minutes: 1. RESOLVED that the Agenda for the June 26th, 2012 Special Meeting of Council be received. Carried: [...]

2012/06/30Local Interest

Gymkhana Showcases the Skills of Young Riders

ValleyBiz Story | The youngest rodeo stars participated in Gymkhana Saturday morning. Beginners and more experienced riders demonstrated their ability with a focus on speed, skill and fun. Our gallery is a tribute to their hard work and determination. Click any of the pictures to see a larger version. Some other dedicated workers helped out [...]

2011/08/02Local Interest

Northwest Roundup Grandstand Excitement

ValleyBiz Story | The Grandstand was the place to be this weekend with 4 days of racing, roping, bucking, heavy horse pulling action. From fast and furious rodeo events to adrenaline pumping chariot and chuckwagon races, there was never a dull moment. The grandstand was packed with clapping, cheering, whistling fans showing their appreciation for [...]

2011/08/01Local Interest

Northwest Roundup Community Cooking

ValleyBiz Story | Nothing brings a community together like food and there was plenty of that to go around this weekend. Local businesses and organizations sponsored four different venues around the community – here are a few pictures from each. Click any of the pictures to see larger version. McKay Thursday Night Barbeque St. Andrew’s [...]

2011/07/31Local Interest

Northwest Roundup Exhibits have Country Fair Flavour

ValleyBiz Story | The Down on the Farm Exhibit is always a hit with the kids. Lilianna poses with a little pig, one of the many different animals on display for the children learn about and meet. There were also a lot of hands on displays to keep all the children busy. Mason tries his [...]

2011/07/31Local Interest

Northwest Roundup Chamber of Commerce Parade

ValleyBiz Story | It was a beautiful sunny morning on Friday for the Swan River Northwest Roundup Chamber of Commerce Parade. There were many creative entries including the one from the Manitoba Aboriginal Head Start which featured some extremely adorable kids. In some pre-parade fun, giant beach balls were tossed, bounced and kicked along the [...]

2011/07/30Local Interest

2011 Northwest Roundup Gets Underway

ValleyBiz Story | The Grandstand action got underway at the 2011 Northwest Roundup and Exhibition in Swan River this evening. The Pony Chariots were up first and after a short intermission came the Pony Chuckwagons … and the rain. Just as the first race was about to get underway, a downpour swept over the grounds. [...]

2011/07/29Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2011 – July 28, 29, 30 & 31

The Northwest Roundup and Exhibition in Swan River is packed with fun for the entire family. With Concerts and Live Entertainment, Exhibits and Demonstrations, Grandstand Events, Select Shows Midway and plenty to Eat and Drink, there is something for everybody to enjoy. Chamber of Commerce Parade – Friday Morning at 10:00 am Theme: Swan Valley [...]

2011/07/16Local Interest

NorthWest Roundup 2011 – Entertainment Schedule

Coming July 28, 29, 30, 31 The entertainment lineup for the Swan River Northwest Roundup and Exhibition includes Temporary Solution from The Pas, Alex Lamoureux, Jeremy Rusu, Jason Kirkness plus local talent participating in the Fiddlers Contest and Talent Stage. Click here for a printable schedule that includes all of the events during the Swan [...]

2011/07/11Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2011 – Grandstand Lineup

Coming July 28, 29, 30, 31 Get ready for heart pounding, hat throwing excitement in Swan River at the Northwest Roundup Grandstand. Manitoba Pony Chuckwagon and Chariot Championships, MRCA & CCA Rodeo, Duane Reichert – Professional Rodeo Clown, Heavy Horse Pull! Click here for a printable schedule that includes all of the events during the [...]

2011/07/08Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2011 – Enjoy the Exhibits

Coming July 28, 29, 30, 31 Come join us “Down on the Farm” at the Swan River Northwest Roundup and experience rural life through interactive, educational displays. Our Exhibit Halls include entries in Arts & Crafts, Canning & Baking, Horticulture, Grains, Grasses and Photography. Visit our Commerical Displays for live demonstrations in Framing, Beading, Cake [...]

2011/07/06Local Interest

Northwest Roundup 2011 – Come for the Food

Coming July 28, 29, 30, 31 This year the Swan River Northwest Roundup will kick off with a BBQ and the food won’t stop there. Enjoy local favorites at a community food booths: perogies, cabbage rolls, buffalo burgers & smokies. Snack on Midway treats: candy apples, cotton candy or mini donuts. Beat the heat and [...]

2011/07/04Local Interest