A walk in the Park, Volume 62
BUSY BEAR WEEKEND...
...GET OUT AND ENJOY ... This is a fun-filled weekend for The Bear! Today in the Expo Centre at Northlands Park, it's the final day of the annual "Taboo - Naughty But Nice Sex Show" with displays, exhibits, performances and more: www.CanWestProductions.com/Taboo---Edmonton-Fall-Home. You could also win a trip to the world famous Hedonism Resort in Jamaica, just click here to enter: www.TheBearRocks.com/Contests/Register.aspx?ContestID=164964. Last night, our Music Director, LOCHLIN CROSS was at Knoxville's Tavern hosting UFC 154 featuring the return of Georges St. Pierre in a huge, bloody, unanimous decision over Carlos Condit! All the UFC action can be found anytime right here: www.UFC.ca, and keep it on The Bear to win $100 gift cards for www.Knoxvilles.ca
NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK ... In stores and on iTunes this Tuesday: 3 DOORS DOWN - "Greatest Hits," AC/DC - "Live At River Plate," BAD BRAINS - "Into The Future," BRAD - "Welcome To Discovery Park," COLDPLAY - "Live 2012," ELBOW - "Dead In The Boot," KID ROCK - "Rebel Soul," LED ZEPPELIN - "Celebration Day (Live At O2 Arena 2007)," The PHARMACY - "Stoned And Alone," UNCLE ACID & The DEADBEATS - "Blood Lust," VARIOUS ARTISTS - "Chasing Mavericks (Soundtrack)," VARIOUS ARTISTS - "Seven Psychopaths (Soundtrack)," and VARIOUS ARTISTS - "Silver Linings Playbook (Soundtrack)."
END OF TIMES COUNTDOWN ... Next month, on or around December 21st, the world is supposed to end, according to the Mayan Calendar ... That gives us 33 days to prepare, and also to do what we've always wanted to do but have been too afraid to try. What's on your "End Of The World Bucket List"?!
WINTER ROADS UPDATE ... Winter's here and that means driving hazards, parking bans, etc. If you're wondering about any of that stuff, you can always check the City Of Edmonton's official website: www.Edmonton.ca/WinterRoads or their official Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/CityofEdmonton or Twitter: https://twitter.com/CityofEdmonton
NFL SUNDAY ... Every Sunday, and every NFL Game Day, you can catch all the action with superb food, drink & service at your favourite www.TheCanadianBrewhouse.com location. Get all the NFL buzz here: www.NFL.com
Edmonton ESKIMOS Football … Is done for the year, and the end of this dismal season couldn't come quickly enough. Time to rest and get ready for next year's "rebuild." Keep up to date at www.Esks.com. In the meantime, the CFL divisional finals are today. In the East final, the Toronto Argonauts visit the Montreal Alouettes at 11am Mountain time, and the Calgary Stampeders are in Vancouver against the B.C. Lions at 2pm Mountain time. Get all the CFL playoff updates and more at www.CFL.ca
Edmonton OIL KINGS Hockey ... The Oil Kings lost a close game, 4-3, to the visiting Prince Albert Raiders last night. The next game for the defending WHL Champs is Tuesday night at Rexall Place with the Swift Current Broncos in town. The puck drops at 7pm Mountain time; you can hear all the games live on our brother station - TEAM 1260 - and get all the latest on the Oil Kings here: www.OilKings.ca
Edmonton RUSH Lacrosse … The new season for the 2012 NLL Western Champs starts in January, and you can get cRUSHed here: www.EdmontonRush.com
WAX UP THOSE BOARDS ... The 2012-2013 Ski & Snowboard season is here and it's in full swing locally as well as in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Rabbit Hill, Snow Valley and Sunridge are all open. If you want to head out to the Rockies, MARMOT BASIN, SUNSHINE VILLAGE, and LAKE LOUISE are waiting for your arrival too. For the latest conditions, specials, and mountain cams at MARMOT BASIN & SUNSHINE VILLAGE, ride over to www.SkiMarmot.com or www.SkiBanff.com
Comments? Suggestions? Contact me anytime from anywhere, on Twitter @ParkWarden1003, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit my FB page, www.facebook.com/ParkWarden. I’m back on the air next Saturday morning at 10am Mountain time. Have a superb week, and good luck with the Lazy Bastards Workforce!