Park Warden's Blog

A walk in the Park, Volume 215

Posted By: Park Warden · 12/27/2013 4:20:00 AM

WARDEN TRACKS... Today I'm featuring something from just over a year ago, when Soundgarden released "King Animal," their first studio record in 16 years.  If you were ever a Soundgarden fan, you probably liked it, if you weren't a fan, then you didn't.  This track was released as the second single, it's called "BY CROOKED STEPS," click to the right!

TOPIC OF THE DAY... What's something you wanted to accomplish in 2013, but didn't?  Call 780-451-8666, or click our Facebook, Twitter and Text (SMS) links at the top of this page.QotSA - lc

END OF YEAR LISTS... Here's one from with their 20 Best Albums Of 2013.

GET READY FOR NIRVANA DAY... It's true, next April will mark the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death, and the town of Hoquiam, WA, will be hosting the first ever "Nirvana Day."  Mark April 10th on your calendar, read the story here.

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 "MISSED OPPORTUNITY."SnoFestHo

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

EPIC TUESDAYS AT EDEN... Ladies, if you need a few extra bucks for that January snowboarding trip, then join me every Tuesday at Eden Exotic Entertainment.  I give away $IX HUNDRED DOLLAR$ CA$H with the Rockstar Energy Wet T-shirt Contest!  The weekly foolishness returns in 2014.  Click here for this week's entertainers, upcoming events, & more.

WORLD JUNIOR HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP... Canada kicked it off with a 7-2 win yesterday over Germany, the Czechs are next.  Watch all the action on TSN, and Go Canada Go!Hockey Ho

EDMONTON OILERS... Entered the hoildays with a very nice 6-2 crushing of the Winnipeg Jets on Monday.  The mighty Oil returns to the ice this evening with a tilt against the Flames in Calgary.  Faceoff from the Saddledome is at 7:05pm Mountain time, watch it on Sportsnet West.

EDMONTON OIL KINGS... Back in action tomorrow, 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.SnoTanHo

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.  I hope you enjoyed browsing today's blog, and I'll talk to you again tomorrow at 10am Mountain time, have a wicked holiday weekend!

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