Park Warden's Blog

A walk in the Park, Volume 214

Posted By: Park Warden · 12/26/2013 4:20:00 AM

WARDEN TRACKS... Happy Boxing Day, and for your listening pleasure, a band that probably would've told you to go f*ck yourself if you'd wished them "Merry Christmas" yesterday.  It's OASIS, and I since I gave you some disco on Christmas Eve, I figured I should probably give you something with a little more guitar today, sweet noisy guitar.  It's from their third studio album, "Be Here Now" (1997), and it's called "D'YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN."  Click in the album cover graphic, and dig all the distortion & shit at the end of the track!

WATCH MetallicAntarcticA IN HD... A few weeks ago METALLICA became the first band to ever play a concert on Antarctica, and also the first band to ever play all seven continents in one year.  Watch the full "Metallica: Freeze 'Em All - Live In Antarctica" concert in Full HD here!AF2014

ALT FEST LINE-UP ANNOUNCED... I've done a bit of travelling in my time, but one thing I haven't done yet, is check out a massive music festival in Europe of the U.K.  The first ever "ALT-FEST" has been announced, and MARILYN MANSON will be one of the co-headliners.

REQUEST LUNCH... Best Or Worst Xmas Gift You Got Yesterday.  Call 780-451-8666, or click our Facebook, Twitter and Text (SMS) links at the top of this page.

ROCK 101 AT 1:15PM... WIN a double guest pass to the Bear's advance screening of "LONE SURVIVOR," starring Mark Walhberg, just for being caller ten at 780.451.8666, and if you answer the question right, you'll also score a $50 G.C. for the ALE YARD!  Get your info to win here.

TOPIC OF THE DAY... Boxing Day Shopping, Yes Or No?  Call 780-451-8666, or click our Facebook, Twitter and Text (SMS) links at the top of this page.

TEXT WORD OF THE DAY... At about 5:15 this afternoon, I'll ask you to text me the "word of the day" to 666-666.  If you do it correctly, you could win a double guest pass to the Bear's advance screening of "LONE SURVIVOR," starring Mark Walhberg.  So if you see an unknown number calling you around 5:20 today, ANSWER!  It could be me trying to make you a winner, today's "Text Word Of The Day" is: "UNBELIEVABLE DEALS!"

FUN, FESTIVALS, ETC... Deep Freeze Fest (January 11 & 12), Ice On Whyte (January 24 - February 2), Canadian Birkebeiner (February 7 & 8).Hot, Foreign, Wet Ho

EPIC TUESDAYS AT EDEN... Ladies, if you need some extra cash for that upcoming tropical vacation, then you should join me every Tuesday at Eden Exotic Entertainment, for your shot at $IX HUNDRED DOLLAR$ CA$H with the Rockstar Energy Wet T-shirt Contest!  ALEXIS was our final winner of the year, and the weekly foolishness returns in 2014.  Click here for this week's entertainers, upcoming events, & more.

WORLD JUNIOR HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP... Underway in Sweden, and Canada kicked it off with a 7-2 win over Germany!  Watch all the action on TSN, and Go Canada Go!

EDMONTON OILERS... Pounded the Winnipeg Jets 6-2 Monday.  They're back in action tomorrow when the Oilers visit the Flames in Calgary.  Faceoff from the Saddledome is at 7:05pm Mountain time, watch it on Sportsnet West.

EDMONTON OIL KINGS... Holiday break until Saturday, when they visit the Calgary Hitmen.  Faceoff from the Saddledome is at 7:05pm Mountain time, catch every game live on our brother station, TSN 1260.SnoHo

SKIING / SNOWBOARDING SEASON IS ON... Hook up with all the info you need for Rocky Mountain fun with the following links for Jasper's MARMOT BASIN, Banff's SUNSHINE VILLAGELAKE LOUISE, and the rest of WESTERN CANADA.  Plus, every Saturday & Sunday between 10am & 4pm Mountain time, WIN FREE LIFT PASSES FOR MARMOT BASIN!  Celebrate Marmot's 50th birthday season with all the Jasper fun here.

Comments?  Suggestions?  Contact me anytime from anywhere, through FacebookTwitter, or email.  Thanks for checking out my "Boxing Day" blog, I'm back on the air tomorrow at 3pm Mountain time, cheers!

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