- July 19, 2019
The 159th Avonmore Fair runs again July 19 – 21 with a full weekend.
The Annual Barn Dance with Ambush starts things off Friday night with a bang of country and rock music set to a spectacular stage of lights and visuals!
The pay one price gate admission of $15 on Saturday and Sunday allows full access to kids to the new inflatable midway. Children 5 and under are granted free admission. A weekend pass is available in advance online at www.avonmorefair.ca .
There will be lots of opportunity to see many animals during the fair. The huge 4-H dairy calf rally will run all day Saturday and the 4-H beef show will be Sunday. Western horse shows will be in the sand ring on Saturday and The Capital Cowgirls horse drill team will perform there on Sunday. There will also be a 4-H display of poultry and heritage breeds.
Beyond farm animals, Sopher Creek Animal Rescue will display a variety of animals not usually seen up close. Their display and speaking times will occur all weekend.
The Exhibition Hall is expected to once again be filled with arts, crafts, food and field crops. Entries will be accepted Friday morning followed by judging. Info is available on the fair website.
High flying entertainment will be outside all weekend with the CrazECrew BMX and Inline Skating Stunt Show. Performed with ramps and a half-pipe, they will truly amaze with a variety of precision stunts including a train of backflips! This will have everyone’s heart racing!
Fierce (but family friendly) Canadian Championship Wrestling makes it’s return on Saturday evening. Athletes from Canada and the U.S. will thrill the crowd and engage all to cheer for their favorites and boo the villains!
For music lovers, the Superstructure Stage will host a number of musical entertainers both days. For those hoping to be discovered and win prizes, the adult and children’s talent shows will see music and variety acts. Please try to register in advance online for the adult show to allow scheduling.
The full fair schedule is found at www.avonmorefair.ca .