Summer is starting to wind down with August now upon us, but there’s plenty of fun summer events to take in this weekend! 

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Great Southwest Shakespeare Festival Continues 

The Great Southwest Shakespeare Festival features two performances of As You Like It on Friday and Saturday night. 

When: Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm

Where: Under the big tent at Riverside Park 

Tickets: Available at Pharmasave or online

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Kyle Community Rodeo Returns 

The 46th annual Kyle Community Rodeo happens in Kyle this weekend with rodeo performances on Saturday and Sunday, slo-pitch and beach volleyball tournaments, a rodeo dance and a beef barbecue supper. 

When: Friday, August 5 to Sunday, August 7 

Where: 3rd St W in Kyle 

Cost: $15 per day for adults, $5 per day for students and free for children 12 and under 


Canadian High School Rodeo Finals 

Swift Current will host the Canadian High School Rodeo Finals this weekend at Kinetic Exhibition Parks with rodeo and horsemanship competitions for junior and senior high school competitors. 

When: Thursday, August 4 to Saturday, August 6 

Where: Magnus Newland Arena at Kinetic Exhibition Park 

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Swift Current 57’s season finale doubleheader 

The Swift Current 57’s will wrap up the WCBL regular season with a doubleheader against the Weyburn Beavers on Saturday. There will also be a fan appreciation special at the Wallace Construction Concession during the doubleheader with pulled pork sandwiches and coleslaw being served for $9.00. 

When: Saturday, August 6, game one at 4:05pm, game two at 7:05pm. 

Where: Mitchell Field 

You can check out everything else that’s happening in the southwest this weekend and send us details about an upcoming event in your community on the Events Calendar on Swift Current Online