Bear Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

Taste of Edmonton

100.3 The Bear is excited to welcome the Taste of Edmonton back to Churchill Square from July 21st– 30th!

Brought to you by volunteerism and community involvement, Taste of Edmonton has become a summer tradition within our city that celebrates all the culinary delights our community has to offer. Pleasing the forever-loyal downtown crowd and other food-enthusiasts who head into the heart of the city to sample these scrumptious dishes, Taste of Edmonton has been able to grow into the largest food festival in Canada.

Keep it locked on The Bear to score a 25 pack of Taste Tickets!

Available for purchase at, at Tix on the Square, or at TGP Goldbar, TGP Ottewell, and TGP’s Warehouse Market on Yellowhead Trail.

INFO All Day, Churchill Square

KDAYS 2016

100.3 The Bear is proud to sponsor one of Edmonton's biggest attractions of the summer... K-DAYS!! July 22nd -31st at Northlands Park!!

Get ready for one of Edmonton’s hottest summer events. Be prepared to see top performers on TWO concert stages every night, ride your favourite rides and taste all those delicious midway treats you just can’t find anywhere else.

Keep it locked on The Bear to win a pair of Coca Cola RIDEALL DAY passes!

Advanced tickets (On sale until July 21)

Regular Prices (After July 21)

INFO All Day, Northlands Park

Randy and Mr. Lahey at The Needle

100.3 The Bear presents Randy and Mr. Lahey at The Needle on Wednesday, July 27th!

Based on characters from the hit program, Trailer Park Boys, Randy and Mr. Lahey LIVE bring a sh*t storm of non-stop laughter and audience interaction.

Tickets on sale NOW
Prices: $20.00 (Advance) or $25.00 at the door

Show: 8:00 PM

18+ No Minors

Keep it locked on The Bear to score a pair of tickets!

INFO 8:00 PM, The Needle

Heritage Festival

100.3 The Bear is proud to support the 41st Annual Servus Heritage Festival July 30, 31, and August 1 at Hawrelak Park!

This three day event is an opportunity to sample delicious ethnic food, see creative performances, shop for crafts and clothing, and learn a little bit more about over 60 countries that are represented.

Visit The Bear at the "Grown Up Games" area to participate in our adult-fun-approved activities PLUS you'll get to relax in our decked out trailers from Arrkann Trailer and R.V. Centre!

Keep it locked on 100.3 The Bear to score your food tickets to Heritage Festival Edmonton, 2016!

Follow Heritage Festival for more info!
Facebook: EdmontonHeritageFestivalAssociation
Twitter: @EdmHeritageFest

INFO Jul 30 (12pm-9pm), Jul 31 (10am-9pm), Aug 1 (10am-7pm), Hawrelak Park

Hot August Night at Castrol Raceway

Join The Bear at one of Castrol Raceway’s HOTTEST summer events, Hot August Night on Wednesday, August 10th!

Canada's longest running and largest single day Drag Event: Hot August Night is the largest Jet Car Event in Canada and returns Wednesday August 10, 2016. Each year record breaking crowds can expect to see the skies light up with flames and smoke, and speeds approaching 300MPH. Not only does Hot August Night give us a great big ball of fire, it showcases the best of the best of Western Canada's extreme motorsports. Nitro Funny Cars, Alcohol Funny Cars and 200MPH Top Fuel Harleys are just the tip of the iceberg for this fan favourite Event.

Keep it locked on The Bear to win a pair of tickets, PLUS enter RIGHT NOW to win the ultimate VIP experience including: A four pack of tickets in the Hot Spot section (valued at $125.00 each) AND a dragster ride along voucher!

Grand prize winner will be announced on Monday, August 8th with Jess Jackson!

Gates at 5:00 PM.


INFO Gates at 5:00 PM, Castrol Raceway

Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival

Join 100.3 The Bear for the 35th annual Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival coming back to Old Strathcona from August 11-21, 2016!

Experience 11 vibrant days full of buskers, outdoor performances, artisans, vendors and over 1,600 live theatre performances hosted in close to 40 venues.

Come find us in front of the ATB Financial Arts Barns as we broadcastlive from Fringe!

Tickets for Fringe go on saleon Wednesday August 3rd at noon. Tickets can be purchased in personat FTA Admin Office in ATB Financial Arts Barns building, by phoneby calling 780-409-1910 or online 

Listen to The Bear for your chance to win a Fringe prize pack!

INFO All Day, Old Strathcona

Race Scott McCord at Speeders Indoor ProKarts!

This summer, SPEEDERS Indoor ProKarts and 100.3 The Bear are giving you the opportunity to RACE, for a good cause!

On Sunday, August 14th score a 10 out of 10 with $10 races for the Bear Children’s Event. Join our very own Scott McCord of The Funhouse from 1 - 3 PM for $10.00 races, with 100%of the proceeds going towards The Bear Children’s Fund!

SPEEDERS Indoor ProKarts offers a racing experience for both beginners and seasoned pros inside our 50,000 square foot buildings. From dro pin racing, arrive and drive, groups and private functions, to corporate team building and driving clinics, we offer many types of racing for drivers of all levels. Having a well-equipped indoor race track allows us to offer our customers an enjoyable experience rain or shine. As an environmentally responsible company, our ProKarts are 100% electric-powered and eco-friendly.Supporting the community, SPEEDERS is a great place to host your fundraiser or charity event.


INFO 1PM - 3PM, SPEEDERS Indoor ProKarts

Jim Jefferies

Edmonton's Best Rock 100.3 The Bear presents JIM JEFFERIES “Unusual Punishment” Tour at Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium on Saturday, August 20 at 8pm!

Tickets are $49.00 (Plus FMF & Service Charges) and are on sale now through Ticketmaster and Ticketmaster locations.

Keep it locked on The Bear to win your way in!

INFO 8:00PM, Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Jim Jefferies - Second Show

Edmonton's Best Rock 100.3 The Bear presents JIM JEFFERIES “Unusual Punishment” Tour at Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium on Saturday, August 20 at 10:30pm!

Tickets are $49.00 (Plus FMF & Service Charges) and go on sale: Friday, July 8th at 12 NOON (local)
On sale through Ticketmaster and Ticketmaster locations.

Keep it locked on The Bear to win your way in!

INFO 10:30PM, Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Gerry Dee

100.3 The Bear presents Gerry Dee
Friday, August 26th
River Cree Entertainment Centre

Link/Locations: Tickets available at
Or call 1-855-985-5000 or at any Ticketmaster retail locations
Prices: $39.50 Plus GST and Service Charges

Doors: 7PM
Show: 9PM



INFO Doors: 7PM | Show: 9PM, River Cree Entertainment Centre

Meet a Machine

JDRF presents the 2nd annual Parkwood Master Builder's “Meet a Machine” is coming to the Northlands parking lot on August 28th from 11am – 3pm!

Meet a Machine is fun, family-oriented event where kids can see, sit, and climb on all kinds of different equipment, from agricultural,industrial, and construction machinery to unique vehicles.

Tickets are $3 each or $10 per family. Tickets are available at the gate(cash-only) or online. Parking at Northlands is $10.

All proceeds from the event and parking will go towards type 1 diabetes research.

INFO 11am - 3pm, Northlands parking lot

ITU World Triathlon

100.3 The Bear is thrilled to welcome the ITU World Triathlon back to Edmonton from September 3rd - 4th at Hawrelak Park!

This year, our very own Paul Brown will be participating in a TRY-A-TRI on Sunday, September 4th!

Register to train along with Paul as he gets in shape to swim head to head against CTV's Josh Classen!

If Paul Brown can do it.. anyone can! Register at to TRY-A-TRI this summer!

Keep it locked for details!

INFO TBA, Hawrelak Park

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