Come celebrate 140 Years of Farm Family and FUN!

So many options and possibilities that you can be here the entire weekend!

Remember – Admission to the Fair is FREE!

140 years of Farm Family and Fun!- August 23rd, 24th, 25th, 2019

Saturday, August 17th

Half Price Movie Night at the Norgan!

Wednesday, August 21

7:30 pm • Official Fair Opening and
Ambassador Competition

Details about Ambassador

Friday August 23rd

Friday, August 23
8:30 – 11:00 am • Arena open for placing
exhibits
Afternoon • Judging takes place
5:45 pm • Parade Assembles at
Lawrence Park
6:30 pm • Parade
6:30 – 9:00 pm • Children’s Village:
Inflatables and Pony Rides
• Alpacas
• Wood Branding
• Old MacDonald’s Farm
7:00 pm • Arena open after Parade —
displays, exhibits, food
booths
• A Taste of Minto
7:00 – 9:00 pm • Axe Throwing

Axe Throwing at the Fair

Saturday

Saturday, August 24
8:00 – 10:00 am • Farmers’ Breakfast
8:00 – 11:00 am • Tailgate Garage Sale
9:00 am • Arena Opens — displays,
exhibits, food booths
• Birthday Cake Decorating
Challenge
9:00 am – Noon • Farmers’ Market at Heritage
Railway Museum
9:00 am – 4:00 pm • Tractor Show
• Antique Machinery Show
• Passports
10:00 am • Pet Show
10:00 am – 2:00 pm • Face Painting by Twist
10:00 am – 4:00 pm • Children’s Village:
Inflatables, Pony Rides,
Maze, Games & Crafts
• Birds of Prey Show

10:00 am – 4:00 pm • Alpacas
• Wood Branding
• Old MacDonald’s Farm
• Axe Throwing
11:00 am – Noon • Baby Show
11:00 am – 1:00 pm • Reptile Show (two one
hour shows)
12:30 – 4:00 pm • Mini Excavator Games
(registration at noon)
1:00 – 3:00 pm • Bubble Soccer
• Demonstrations – see
page 16 for exact times
and details
1:30 – 2:00 pm • Library Story Time
2:00 pm • Kids’ Pedal Tractor Pull
(registration at 1:45)
• Yoga
3:00 pm • Auction of Champions
5:00 – 7:00 pm • Corn Roast hosted by
Minto Farmers’ Market
7:15 pm • Box Car Movie Night at
Grant’s Service Centre
Parking Lot
7:30 – 10:00 pm • Trivia Night

Axe Throwing at the Fair

Sunday

Sunday, August 25
10:00 am • Church Service –
refreshments after
10:00 am – 3:00 pm • Wood Branding
• Alpacas
• Old MacDonald’s Farm
11:00 am – 3:00 pm • Children’s Village:
Inflatables, Pony Rides
11:45 am – 12:30 pm • Family Music Show with
Paul Behnke
12:30 pm • Diamonds in the Ruff
Dog Agility Show
1:30 pm • Equine Showcase
2:30 pm • Pig Races
3:00 pm • Removal of Exhibits and
Displays
4:30 – 6:30 pm • Marlins Roast Beef Supper

4:30 – 6:30 pm – Famous Roast Beef Supper Hosted by Palmerston Marlins (Community Centre)

Annual Roast Beef Dinner

New Activities

There are so many new things to do at the fair this year.  Below are just a few of them.  Be sure to Visit and check out all the fun

Axe Throwing
Pony Rides
Bouncy Inflatable Land – Children’s Village
Reptile Show
Kids Box Car Drive In Movie Saturday Evening
Pumpkin Prince and Princess
Axe Throwing at the Fair
Advanced Prize List
Annual Roast Beef Dinner