The Bullpen Winter Penning and Sorting Series 2018
Poster- January 13 & 14, February 3 & 4, 17 & 18. 10 am start time. Contact Tom or Micaela (403)999-3156 or or by the Wednesday before each event.

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Silver Slate Winter Series Practice Penning 2018:
  Poster   January 14 & 28 2018, February 11 & 25, 2018, March 11 & 25, 2018 Please enter by Saturday prior to the practice. You can contact Crissy through text at 403-816-4602 or email at All practices are weather depending. Practice will be canceled if weather is colder than -20. Silver Slate will post on Facebook and on Silver Slate Arena website if practice has been canceled.

Okotoks Ag Society 2017/18 Winter Cow Work Weekends: Poster  Saturday Cow Work: Dec 9 & 31, Feb 3 & 17, Mar 17, Apr 14 & 28.
Sunday Team Sorting Practice: Nov 26, Dec 10, Jan 1, Feb 4 & 18, Mar 18, Apr 15 & 29.  All entries must be submitted to OAS by 12:00pm the Thursday before an event weekend.  Arena opens at 8:00am both days start at 10:00am. 
Please submit all entries to either:  Saturday Cow Work: Phone Susie @ 403-510-3598
Sunday Team Sorting: Holly @ 403-710-9568 or email:

The following offer penning practices on a regular basis. Also available at most arenas are riding lessons, penning/sorting lessons, cattle and/or buffalo work, gymkhanas and, in some loactions, horses for sale.

The Bullpen @ Thorlakson Feedyards Inc - *NEW* Winter Penning and Sorting Series 2018 (see Events section) Please visit Facebook page for events.  Located in Airdrie

Silver Slate Arena - Winter Series Practice Penning 2018 (see Events section) , please visit website for events.  Located south of Nanton.

The Bullpen @ Thorlakson Feedyards Inc - Next practice penning TBA. please visit Facebook page for events.  Located in Airdrie

O'Reilly O'Rena -  Buffalo work will continue for the month of November.  Cut off temperature for lessons to run is -15 Celsius or poor road conditions.  The arena will be closed for the month of December.  Cow Events are postponed until further notice. Ed & Donna O'Reilly (403) 931-3382 - Located near Millarville 10 minutes from Spruce Meadows. 

Hillside Acres - Next practice penning TBA, please visit website for events.  Darryl Bruce & Brandee Kromm (403) 933-2660 - Located near Millarville and Turner Valley.

Black Diamond Land & Cattle Co. - Please visit Facebook page for events.  Deb & Bryan Thompson (403)931-3876 - Millarville area. 

Robson Ranch - Carstairs, AB - Penning practices TBA. Located in Carstairs.