Canadian Idol runnerup Jaydee Bixby coming to Westerner

Former Canadian Idol runnerup Jaydee Bixby will perform at Westerner Days Fair and Exposition on Thursday.

Former Canadian Idol runnerup Jaydee Bixby will perform at Westerner Days Fair and Exposition on Thursday.

The 2007 contestant will play at 8 and 9 p.m. at the Molson Canadian Ranch — Tryson Stage. The facility is an 18 years and older venue.

Bixby was born in Drumheller and attended Hunting Hills High School in Red Deer.

He was 17 when he competed on the fifth season of Canadian Idol. Following the show, Bixby went on to record two country albums.

Now 22, Bixby is set to release his third album Work in Progress on July 30.

For more information, go to www.westernerdays.ca or call 403-343-7800.