Metcalfe Fair 2017 Schedule of Events

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(events and schedule subject to change)

Wednesday, September 27

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM:

  • Entries for Homecrafts, Culinary Arts, Flowers and Junior Division, and 4-H Lifeskills, accepted at Family Pavilion (Curling Club)
  • Entries for Produce, Field Crops, and 4-H Field Crops accepted at the Agricultural Hall

Please Note: all entries for the Family Division, Produce, and Field Crops MUST be in by 10:00 AM on Thursday, September 28th.

 

Thursday, September 28

8:00 AM to 10:00 AM:  

  • Agricultural Hall & Family Pavilion accepting entries

10:00 AM:

  • Judging - Grains, Hay & Silage, Fruits & Vegetables, 4-H Field Crops - Agricultural Hall
  • Judging - Culinary Arts, Wine, Pickles and Jams, Honey, Maple Syrup, Eggs, Homecrafts, Group Display, Flowers & Plants, Jr. Division, 4-H Lifeskills - Family Pavilion

NOTE - Sorry, no public access to buildings during judging.

11:00 AM:

  • Dairy Cattle Show - Holstein, Ayrshire & Jersey - Arena

4:00 PM:

  • Gates & Midway Open

7:00 PM:

  • Demolition Derby - Behind Midway

9:00 PM to 1:00 AM:

  • Sussex - OLG Entertainment Centre

 

Friday, September 29

7:00 AM:

  • Gates Open

9:00 AM:

  • Children’s Entertainment – Kidzland Tent

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM:

  • Agricultural Education Displays “The Barn Door” (School Groups Only) - Agri-View Building

9:30 AM

  • Local 4-H Achievement Day Sheep Show - Hicks Insurance Show Pavilion
  • Local 4-H Achievement Day Beef Show - Arena

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM:

  • Exhibit Halls Open

10:30 AM

  • Carleton 4-H Championship Dairy Heifer Show - Arena

11:00 AM:

  • Open Sheep Show - Hicks Insurance Show Pavilion
  • Carleton 4-H Championship Beef Show - Arena
  • Heavy Horse Line Classes - Ring # 1

12:30 PM:

  • Local Pony/Western Horse Show -Grandstand

1:00 PM:

  • Entertainment & Refreshments for all Seniors - Community Centre - Ray Wilson Hall

3:00 PM:

  • Agricultural Education Displays “The Barn Door” (Open to Public) - Agri-View Building

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM:

  • DJ Bobby B - OLG Entertainment Centre

7:00 PM:

  • Heavy Horse Pull - Arena

9:00 PM to 1:00 AM:

  • Switchgear - OLG Entertainment Centre ($15 pre-sale (till noon Sept. 28)  $20 after pre-sale + gate admission)

9:30 PM:

  • Canada 150 Fireworks! (Behind Midway)

 

Saturday, September 30

7:00 AM:

  • Gates Open

9:00 AM:

  • Children’s Entertainment – Kidzland Tent
  • Children's Pet Show & Games and Pedal Pull – Grandstand
  • Antique Tractor Judging - Antique Display Area

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM:

  • Exhibit Halls Open

10:00 AM

  • Agricultural Education Displays “The Barn Door” - Agri-View Building
  • 4-H Regional Dairy Heifer Show - Arena
  • 4-H Regional Sheep Show – Hicks Insurance Show Pavilion
  • Step Dancing and Fiddling Competition - Community Centre Hall

11:00 AM:

  • Heavy Horse Show - Ring # 2

11:30 AM:

  • Light Horse Show - Ring # 1

12:30 PM:

  • 4-H Regional Beef Heifer Show - Arena

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM:

  • Big Time Pro Wrestling - OLG Entertainment Centre

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM:

  • Diamond Heart - OLG Entertainment Centre

4:00 PM:

  • 4-H Regional Steer Show - Arena

6:15 PM:

  • Evening Horse Show - Arena

7:00 PM: 

  • 4-H Steer & Lamb Auction – Hicks Insurance Show Pavilion

9:00 PM to 1:00 AM:

  • Rainwater Whiskey - Entertainment Centre ($15 pre-sale (till noon Sept. 28)  $20 after pre-sale + gate admission)

 

Sunday, October 1

7:00 AM:

  • Gates Open

8:00 AM:

  • Classic Car & Hot Rod Show - Grandstand

9:00 AM:

  • Western Games – Arena

9:30 AM:

  • Baby Show Registration – Kidzland Tent

10:00 AM to 5 PM:

  • Exhibit Halls Open

10:00 AM:

  • Baby Show - Kidzland Tent
  • Agricultural Education Displays “The Barn Door” - Agri-View Building
  • Antique Tractor Displays - Antique Display Area

11:00 AM: 

  • Antique Tractor Demonstration Pull – Demo Derby Area
  • 4-H Regional Horse Show - Ring #1
  • Children’s Entertainment – Kidzland Tent
  • Open Beef Cattle Show – Hicks Insurance Show Pavilion

11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

  • Eddy & The Stingrays - OLG Entertainment Centre

12:30 PM:

  • Truck Pull – Demo Derby area

1:00 PM:

  • Fashion Show - Community Centre Hall

3:30 PM to 6:00 PM:

  • The Riverthieves - OLG Entertainment Centre

4:00 PM:

  • Showcase of Champions - Family Pavilion