The City is celebrating our community’s part in helping evacuees in this summers provincial state of emergency with a big party Saturday at Canada Games Plaza co-sponsored by 99.3 The Drive. Barney Bentall and Glass Tiger will perform along with DJ Ant and Mayor Lyn Hall. Click the pic for the story on the City’s web site.
4:00pm to 6:00pm DJ Ant
6:00pm to 7:00pm Barney Bentall
7:30pm Mayor’s welcome and speeches
8:00pm Glass Tiger
9:30pm event ends
Co-sponsored by 99.3 the Drive.
Mayor Lyn Hall came in this morning and talked about Saturday’s City party.
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Sean is our Big Smarthead of the Morning he answered our question and wins an exclusive Drive coffee mug with 10 New York Fries Bucks. “In an ad campaign over 100 years ago a famous breakfast cereal company offered a free box of their product to any woman who did this….What did they have to do and who did they have to do it to?” (Hint: There was no touching involved.) Scroll down for the answer.
This kid is probably the cutest on the net right now. You really only need to watch the first 23 seconds to see she’s got her own word for ice cream.
Kevin Hart publicly confessed about something to his pregnant wife. He said he made a mistake. Hart says he was being blackmailed for his “bad error in judgment.'” He didn’t really say what he did and his wife is supporting him.
Some clown is running for a city council in Boston. Pat Payaso (Payaso means ‘clown’ in spanish,) and Pat will join 7 other candidates on the ballot. The difference is that Pat will be the only one wearing a rainbow wig, red nose and clown makeup. That’s what he wore for his campaign pics and videos on social media. One City Councilor says Payaso is making a “mockery” of the election. Here’s a pic from one of his tweets.
Some Music News;
The Foo Fighters are going to do Carpool Karaoke with James Cordon. But…they didn’t say when. There’s a GIF on “The Late Show’s” website asking if you’re quite prepared.
Chicago Cubs fan Eddie Vedder jammed with some street performers after coming out of Wrigley Field after a game last week. He did it again Sunday. Check it out.
Neil Young has cancelled a whack of shows lately but he was up for Farm Aid on the weekend. He played a bunch of classics including ‘Like A Hurricane” & “Rockin In The Free World”
Paul McCartney hit the stage a Madison Square Garden in New York Friday night and was joined by another famous rocker.
Big Smart Head answer: In 1907 Kelloggs Corn Flakes offered a free box of their cereal to women if they winked at their grocer. For the Kelloggs story, including the Wink A Day promotion click HERE.