Tickets now available for Olds College spring gala

The 15th annual Olds College gala will include a bit of football.

Tickets are now available for the 2017 Olds College Growing the Legacy Gala, Inspire, Innovate, Ignite.

Keynote speaker for the 15th annual black-tie event on March 24 at the Ralph Klein Centre will be Michael “Pinball” Clemons, former CFL player and head coach of the Toronto Argonauts. Clemons was recently inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame.

Two of of the college’s most dynamic and charismatic students have been selected as Gala Ambassadors. Cassidy Holt, a second-year student of the Ag Management Program and captain of the Broncos women’s hockey team, and Rachele Clavagnier a first-year student of the Fashion Marketing program and traveled humanitarian, will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the event.

Tickets for the event are $250 per person and can be purchased at

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