The CEO of the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce says CFR 45 provided a boost of $37 million dollars to the economy in Central Alberta. Rick More expects the economic impact of CFR 46 to be even greater. He adds, that big event at the end of October followed by Agri-Trade makes for 2 great weeks for the local business community.
Rodeo contestants, dignitaries, sponsors and media gathered in Red Deer on Thursday, September 5th for the 2019 Canadian Finals Rodeo press conference.
After 44 years in Edmonton, the CFR moved to the city of Red Deer in 2018.
Rick More, CEO of the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce, says the local business community is very fortunate to have such a big event now call Central Alberta its home.
He discusses the economic impact felt in the region by CFR 45.
CFR 46 will run from October 29th until November 3rd at Westerner Park in Red Deer.
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