July 31, 2019

50/50 Pot Starting at $100,000 August 8th vs Calgary

WINNIPEG, MB., July 31, 2019 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the 50/50 prize pot for next Thursday’s home game against the Calgary Stampeders will start at $100,000, with the winner taking home half of the total funds.

Thursday’s game is also the annual Military Appreciation Night and will feature a special Thursday Night Football halftime performance by Crown Lands. The tailgate area opens at 5:30 p.m. with a pre-game special of $10 for a hot dog and a tallboy can of Budweiser or Bud Light.

The Blue Bombers sit 5-1 on the season and are in first place in the West Division, while the second place Stampeders are 4-2. Great tickets are still available for next Thursday’s game and can be purchased at, by calling 204-784-7448, or visiting the Ticket Centre at IG Field.


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