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SN 960 at Woodridge Ford for KidSport Spring Equipment Drive


Sportsnet 960 The Fan is so proud to partner with KidSport. Coming up on Friday, April 24th – The Big Show with Rob and Pat are on the road again.

This time it’s down to Woodridge Ford just off the Deerfoot at 24th Street. We want you to come down and donate your gently used sporting equipment; we will give every bit of it to KidSport Calgary.

We’re proud to help raise awareness, funds, and equipment for Kidsport Calgary. So many kids in this city are just waiting to play an organized sport and just can’t without your help.

Come see the boys at Woodridge Ford.  Where Calgary Comes for Ford… “part of the Wood Automotive Group”.

Def Leppard


Sportsnet 960 The Fan welcomes Def Leppard, one of the world’s dominating powerhouses of rock, coming to the Scotiabank Saddledome, April 22nd! Do ya wanna get rocked? You betcha ya do!

Def Leppard tickets are now on sale – online at Or Charge by Phone 1-855-985-5000 and at Ticketmaster.



Sportsnet 960 The Fan welcomes OneRepublic, with special guest Lights, on Thursday, April 30th at the Scotiabank Saddledome. Tickets are now on sale through Ticketmaster, LiveNation or Charge by Phone 1-855-985-5000.

Calgary International Beerfest

Beer enthusiasts…Unite! Head on over to the BMO Centre, Stampede Park, May 1st and 2nd for the 2015 Calgary International Beerfest! 10 years strong. This year it’s going to be huge, with over 500 beers from over 43 countries, representing every style of beer and many never seen before in Canada. There will be food samples from over 30 amazing restaurants,pubs and eateries, beer seminars and live music too!  For more info and to get tickets – click here.

Can you say “Sociable!?” We know you could! Join the fun! Find a new favourite beer. Meet new people! It’s Beerfest!

Stop by and meet our Fan Girls on-location at the Sportsnet Lounge!


All-Star Weekend for Big Brothers Big Sisters

Sportsnet 960 The Fan is proud to support the 10th Annual All-Star Weekend, happening May 8th and 9th, featuring the All‐Star Kids Football Camp, a celebrity golf tournament and the All‐Star Gala.

All‐Star Weekend is one of Calgary’s most exciting fundraising events. The two‐day celebration provides the unique opportunity for guests to learn about the power and impact of mentoring while sharing stories and interacting with professional athletes and Olympians at a celebrity golf tournament and the fabulous All‐Star Gala. The weekend also includes the All‐Star Kids Football Camp where children and youth are coached in football and team skills by Henry Burris and his All‐Star friends!

  • The All-Star Golf Tournament is Friday, May 8th – click here for more information and how to get involved.
  • To register for the All-Star Football Football Camp on Saturday, May 9th – click here!
  • The All-Star Gala is Saturday night, May 9th at Hotel Arts, hosted by Dave Kelly with All-Stars: Cheryl Bernard, Vince Ferragamo and Michael Smith! For tickets – click here.

Now in its tenth year, All‐Star Weekend has raised over $950,000 to support children and youth in mentoring programs with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area.

For more information visit or call 403-777-3535 and Start Something BIG!

Sport Chek Mother’s Day Run, Walk and Ride

Sportsnet 960 The Fan is very proud to support the 38th Annual Sport Chek Mother’s Day Run, Walk and Ride – Sunday, May 10th presented by Jayman, Chinook Centre, Calgary Sun and Under Armour. Registration is now open at!

It’s Alberta’s largest family fundraising event and helps the neonatal intensive care units at 4 of Calgary hospitals. Every infant deserves a fighting chance to live the best life possible. Your support of the Sport Chek Mother’s Day Run, Walk and Ride helps to provide the resources to give them just that.

Times: Warm Up:
5 km Ride:
5 km & 10 km Wheelchair:
10 km Run:
5 km Run & Walk:
Little Legs Race:
8:40 AM
8:50 AM
8:55 AM
9:05 AM
9:05 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM

Ron White


Sportsnet 960 The FAN is pleased to welcome comedian Ron White to the Grey Eagle Resort & Casino on June 11!

Ron White is a stand-up comedian and actor with appearances in Sex and the City 2, Horrible Bosses, and his very own The Ron White Show on the WB Television Network.

Tickets are now on sale.

Motorcycle Ride For Dad


Don’t miss the Motorcycle Ride for Dad  Saturday, June 20th – 9am to 4:30pm.  See you at Deerfoot Mall, 901 – 64th Ave NE. Visit www.ridefordad/calgary for more information.



Sportsnet 960 The Fan welcomes Rush, July 15th! Canada’s original power trio, Rush is coming to the Saddledome! Celebrating their 40th anniversary on their R40 Live Tour!  Tickets are now on sale  at and

After 40 years together and 20 gold and platinum studio albums –
Rush is ready to celebrate with the most loyal fans in the world by embarking
on their 21st tour, one which will most likely be their last major tour of this magnitude. Celebrate four decades of music with three incredible musicians – all in 1 night.

Foo Fighters


Sportsnet 960 The Fan welcomes the Foo Fighters coming to the Saddledome, August 13th.  Tickets are now on sale at Ticketmaster!

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo


JACK FM welcomes 80’s rock legend Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo!

This rock ‘n roll power house duo’s 35th Anniversary tour is coming to the Grey Eagle Resort & Casino, Event Centre – August 16th.

“Hit Me With Your Best Shot”, “Heartbreaker”, “Love is a Battlefield” and “Invincible” are just a few of their hits.

Tickets go on sale Thursday, April 23rd at www, or by phone 1-866-943-8849 or at the Grey Eagle Casino Gift Shop.

The Beach Boys


660News welcomes rock and roll hall-of-famers The Beach Boys coming to the Event Centre at the Grey Eagle Resort & Casino, August 28th!

Tickets go on sale Thursday, April 23rd at or by phone 1-866-943-8849 or at the Grey Eagle Casino Gift Shop.


Weird Al Yankovic


Sportsnet 960 The FAN welcomes Weird Al Yankovic Fresh off the biggest year of his storied career!

Weird Al and his “Mandatory World Tour” is coming September 12th to the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium!  Tickets are now on sale at, by phone at 1-855-985-5000, or in person at all Ticketmaster outlets.


100 Men Who Care


Calling all men who give a damn.  If you knew that your small, personal donation could be multiplied by 100 to make a large positive impact in your community, would you help?

Join Sportsnet 960 The Fan pledge your support to an amazing initiative that does just that.

100 Men Who Give a Damn brings together 100 or more guys like you who care about local community causes and want to help.

All it takes is one hour of your time and $100 four times a year to make a donation of over $10,000 to a local charity YOU vote on.

Click here for all the details!

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