Connect with us

Red Deer

First place Rebels look to correct course with two upcoming home tilts


3 minute read

Submitted by the Red Deer Rebels

Rebels This Week


In their first home game in three weeks, the Red Deer Rebels were welcomed back to the Peavey Mart Centrium by more than 5,100 fans Saturday night. It was the second-largest home crowd of the year and second time that over 5,000 fans have turned out for a Rebels game this season. It was also Ag Appreciation Night, presented by Brandt, as the Rebels fell 4-2 in a tightly contested affair to the Brandon Wheat Kings.


The Rebels continue to sit atop the standings in the WHL Central Division thanks to a 16-4-0-2 record for 34 points. The Calgary Hitmen are next with 25 points followed by Lethbridge with 23.


The Red Deer Rebels will host the RE/MAX Presents: Nickelodeon Night for Children’s Miracle Network on Friday, November 25, 2022, at the Peavey Mart Centrium when they take on the Medicine Hat Tigers at 7 p.m.

The special theme will be SpongeBob SquarePants. Game-worn jerseys from the RE/MAX Presents: Nickelodeon Night for Children’s Miracle Network will be auctioned on game night in an IN-BUILDING ONLY Silent Auction, with proceeds in support of Children’s Miracle Network.

Get a Family Pack for $83!  Includes two adult tickets, two child tickets, four hot dogs and four pop.

Fans can purchase tickets at


Following Friday’s game, the Rebels are back in action Saturday night at the Peavey Mart Centrium versus the Prince Albert Raiders. The Rebels are 1-0 so far this season versus the Raiders. Game time is 7 p.m.

Then on Sunday, the Rebels pay a visit to Calgary to battle the Hitmen at 6 p.m. at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Rebels are 2-0 versus Calgary this season.


Rebels captain Jayden Grubbe was recently named the Rebels Mitchell and Jewel Player of the Month for October.


Can’t make it to every game? The Rebels have Corporate Voucher and 9-Game ticket packages available to make it easier to pick which home games work best for you. Half-season ticket packages are also available for the second half of the 2022-23 season. Call Shaun Richer at the Rebels office for details 403-341-6000.


Now is the time to get the perfect holiday gift for the Red Deer Rebels fan in your life! Stay tuned to and our social media channels for previews of just some of the great merchandise we have available for purchase at the Rebels Team Store at the Peavey Mart Centrium, and online.

Todayville is a digital media and technology company. We profile unique stories and events in our community. Register and promote your community event for free.

Follow Author

Red Deer

Red Deer Symphony Orchestra invites you to the 2024-2025 season!

Published on

The Red Deer Symphony Orchestra is a community-oriented professional performing arts leader dedicated to engaging, educating, and inspiring Central Alberta through music.

Despite a successful 2023-24 season featuring diverse musical performances and collaborations, the RDSO faces funding cuts and has launched an advocacy campaign for new operational funds. Historically supported by the City of Red Deer, recent policy changes have reduced available grants, impacting the orchestra’s budget and programming. Donations to the RDSO are being accepted online.

Join us with a Full Season Subscription!

The most music for the best price!

Not only do full-season subscribers get the first pick of the best seats, they also hear the most music for the best price. Buy a full-season subscription and you’ll receive all SIX of our Main Series concerts for the price of FIVE – you get an evening of Red Deer’s finest live music for free!

Full-season subscribers have the opportunity to save their seats before anyone else, and receive “Subscribers Only” benefits throughout the season. Additionally, subscribers receive $10 off extra single tickets: you can bring friends and share the music with them too!


Four-Concert Subscription

Curate your own season!

RDSO offers four-concert subscriptions for those who prefer to curate their own season, so you can enjoy a selection of RDSO’s exciting 2023-24 performances and get the satisfaction of knowing that you are actively supporting Central Alberta’s flagship performing arts organization!

Choose any four of RDSO’s six 2024-25 Main Series Concerts and save your seat in the concert hall!


Three-Concert Subscription

Curate your own season!

RDSO offers three-concert subscriptions for those who prefer to curate their own season, so you can enjoy a selection of RDSO’s exciting 2023-24 performances and get the satisfaction of knowing that you are actively supporting Central Alberta’s flagship performing arts organization!

Choose any three of RDSO’s six 2024-25 Main Series Concerts and save your seat in the concert hall!

For Any Three Concerts!

In 1987, the population of this fair city was just under 55,000 and the Red Deer College Arts Centre had just opened its doors when a gentleman by the name of Howard Mar took his vision of a community symphonic orchestra in Red Deer, enlisted the financial support to the tune of $165,000 from Red Deer’s Royal Canadian Legion Branch #35, rallied his friends and fellow patrons of the arts, gathered a group of musicians both amateur and professional and… created the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra!

Dr. Alan Johnson, former head of Obstetrics at the RDRHC and the first president of the RDSO said of the beginning: “It was mostly Howard, really. As far as my involvement was concerned and you can quote me – I’ve been at many deliveries before but this one has got to be one of the biggest.”  Mr. Mar was the parent; the community delivered and nurtured the creation.

There have been many changes in the last three decades: the population has grown and so has your symphony.  Under the creative and talented guidance of Maestro Claude Lapalme, the caring guardianship of many, many board members and volunteers throughout the years, the support of numerous patrons, sponsors and funding agencies, the RDSO has matured from a community based, semi-professional orchestra to a fully professional symphony orchestra, employing union musicians.  We have moved from a four-concert season with a budget of $71,000 and an apprenticeship program, to a seven-concert season with a budget of over $500,000 and a range of musical education experiences.

Our community programs include the Dress Rehearsal program that is aimed at making the RDSO accessible to anyone, the Choir Kids program (where children in the Red Deer schools get a chance to publicly perform their songs arranged by our Maestro and played by the symphony); and the budding Music + Explorers program, which is an El Sistema-inspired after school social development program that uses music as a lever to engage socio-economically challenged kids in North Red Deer in creative and artistic activities that improve their quality of life.

Although much has changed, much has also remained the same. We are still run by a volunteer board that works very hard to keep the music playing. We are still financially reliant on the generosity of our local patrons and businesses. We still hold to the original vision of providing educational experiences with symphonic music for central Alberta. We still share the stage with amateur musicians, groups from around the area such as the Red Deer Royals, the Red Deer College Choir, the Lindsay Thurber Composite High School’s choirs, the Rosedale Valley Strings, Soliloquy, and the Red Deer Youth Orchestra.

Continue Reading

Red Deer

We’re giving you one last chance to win cash!

Published on

They say the Early Bird catches the worm, but a late bird can also triumph! You could be the lucky person to win $10,000 CASH in the Second Chance Early Bird Draw!

Want to find out what it would be like to win that much cash? Your chance is waiting, but only until 11:59pm TODAY.


Your ticket will also be entered for many more prizes, including our Sorento Custom Dream Home prize package and Tree Hugger Tiny Home prize package.

$25 EACH | 5 FOR $100 | 10 FOR $125 | 25 FOR $250



$10 EACH | 10 FOR $25
25 FOR $50 | 50 FOR $75



Thank you so much for your support, and best of luck in the draws!
403.340.1878      1.877.808.9005
Continue Reading