Metcalfe Agricultural Society Decorating Competition

July 10, 2014 by

decoratingThe Metcalfe Agricultural Society is sponsoring a Decorating Competition for the 158th Metcalfe Fair. Here is your opportunity to showcase "Metcalfe Fair ... Make it YOUR Fair"

All entries must be located within 25 kilometres of Metcalfe and must be situated not more than 25 metres off the travelled portion of the road.

Decorating Competition 2014 registration form must be received at the Metcalfe Fair office no later than Friday, September 5th.  Judging of displays will commence as early as Monday, September 8th. All displays are to include the following criteria:

  1. The theme: "Metcalfe Fair ... Make it YOUR Fair
  2. The dates: October 2nd to 5th

Entrants are free to use any objects or materials as they see fit. Your imagination is your guideline and display size is unlimited! Entries will be judged in one of three categories, HOME, BUSINESS, or FARM.

Prize money in each category will be:

  • $300 for first place
  • $200 for second place
  • $100 for third place

Presentation of prizes will take place at the Official Opening of the Fair on Thursday, October 2nd.

All participants must sign a “Photo Release Statement” granting the Metcalfe Agricultural Society the right to display photos during the Fair, in related newspapers and press releases and on the Metcalfe Agricultural Society website,

For more information contact: Betty Eastman at 613-821-2134.

Thank you to our sponsors for this competition: Velthuis Farms Inc, S.A. Hicks Insurance Brokers Ltd., Lynda & Jim McCuaig, Cheryl & Brian Sullivan, Donevelyn Farms Ltd., Shovelhead Landscaping