Joey Tardif, from Équipe de Rodéo du Québec, Katrine Lafaille, the Ayer’s Cliff Rodeo founder and president, and Nicholas Lachance, country pop dance coach, pose together at the Auberge Ayer’s Cliff after the Rodeo’s programme reveal.
Photo credit : Emilie Hackett
By Emilie Hackett, Special to the Record – The Ayer’s Cliff Rodeo is back for a sixth edition from Thursday, June 13 to Sunday, June 16, 2019. The rodeo, which attracts about 20,000 attendees every year, will include performances this year by Waterloo Revival, Colt Ford, Slightly Haggard, Valérie Crête, and The Road Hammers. New this year, the Rodeo will also feature the RCMP’s Musical Ride and 22 hours of dancing animated by country dancing schools from all over the province. The Ayer’s Cliff Rodeo will offer three days of rodeo and two nights of musical performances. Multiple local artisan booths, a tailgate area with several food trucks, the Laiterie de Coaticook’s Poutine Fest contest, a Family area with face makeup and inflatable games, and the Quinn mini-farm will be available throughout the weekend. See full story in the Wednesday, March 13 edition of The Record.