Vegreville Agriterra Country Fair

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Vegreville Agriterra Country Fair & Canadian Pony & Chuckwagons
August 9 - 11, 2018

The annual Vegreville Agriterra Country Fair is a highly anticipated event for young and old alike. It has a fantastic midway, grandstand performances, and the ever popular Canadian Chuckwagon Finals.  Be sure to check out the parade, horse show, bandshell and children's activities, petting zoo, tractor pulls on Saturday,  kids mini tractor pulls, strong person competition, beer gardens, trade show, mouth watering foods, and don't forget the fireworks on Saturday night! 

Day Pass Prices:
5 Years & Under - FREE
6 - 15 Years Old - $5
16+ Years Old - $10

3 Day Pass Prices:
6 - 15 Years Old - $10
+16 Years Old - $20

Ride Bracelets on sale now at the Ag Office! They will be open until 6:30 pm July 31st, and August 1st and 2nd for your convenience! They except Debit, Visa and Mastercard.
1-Day Bracelet - $35
3-Day Bracelet - $70

SCHEDULE


THURSDAY, AUGUST 9, 2018
8:00 a.m. Horse Show Starts
11:00 a.m. Parade Starts
12:00 p.m. Fair Opens
1:00 p.m. Kids Mini Tractor Pull at the Grandstand
Petting Zoo Opens
2:00 p.m. Beer Gardens in the Synergy Centre Opens
Bandshell Entertainment
3:00 p.m. Strongperson Competition Starts at the Kids Fun Zone
4:10 p.m. Ticket drawn for entry in to the Money Tunnel, in the Market Place
4:30 p.m. Winning ticket holder ‘grabs for cash’ in the Money Tunnel, in the
Market Place
5:00 p.m. Chariot Races at the Grandstand
6:00 p.m. Kids Fun Zone & Petting Zoo Closes
6:10 p.m. Ticket drawn for entry in to the Money Tunnel, in the Market Place
6:30 p.m. Winning ticket holder ‘grabs for cash’ in the Money Tunnel, in the
Market Place
7:00 p.m. Chuckwagon Races at the Grandstand
8:00 p.m. Beer Gardens at the Arena Opens
Junior Gardener Awards – Grandstand
Market Place Closes
8:30 p.m. Grandstand Performance – JayDee Hypnotist
9:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Closes
9:30 p.m. $500 Gate Draw at the Bandshell
Bandshell Performance “Jenesia”
10:00 p.m. Information & Lost Child Booth closes
Beer Gardens Entertainment Jeremy Lamont
11:00 p.m. Midway Wristband use ends

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2018
8:00 a.m. Horse Show Starts
12:00 p.m. Fair Opens
1:00 p.m. Kids Mini Tractor Pull at the Grandstand
Petting Zoo Opens
2:00 p.m. 106.5FM Star Search & Entertainment at Bandshell
Beer Gardens at the Synergy Centre Opens
3:00 p.m. Strongperson Competition Starts at the Kids Fun Zone
4:10 p.m. Ticket drawn for entry in to the Money Tunnel, in the Market Place
4:30 p.m. Winning ticket holder ‘grabs for cash’ in the Money Tunnel, in the
Market Place
4:50 p.m. Opening ceremonies at grandstand
5:00 p.m. Chariot Races at the Grandstand
6:00 p.m. Kids Fun Zone & Petting Zoo Closes
6:10 p.m. Ticket drawn for entry in to the Money Tunnel, in the Market Place
6:30 p.m. Winning ticket holder ‘grabs for cash’ in the Money Tunnel, in the
Market Place
7:00 p.m. Chuckwagon Races at the Grandstand
8:00 p.m. Beer Gardens at Arena Opens
Market Place Closes
8:30 p.m. Grandstand Performance– JayDee Hypnotist
9:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Closes
9:30 p.m. $500 Gate Draw at the Bandshell
Bandshell performance “The Off-Ramp Boys”
10:00 p.m. Information & Lost Child Booth closes
Beer Gardens Entertainment Jeremy Lamont
11:00 p.m. Midway Wristband use ends

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018
8:00 a.m. Horse Show Starts
12:00 p.m. Fair Opens
12:30 p.m. Kids Mini Tractor Pull at the Grandstand
1:00 p.m. Dynamo Dog Sports in Ag Arena
Petting Zoo Opens
2:00 p.m. First Impressions Emerging Talent Showcase at the Bandshell
Strongperson Competition at the Kids Fun Zone
Beer Gardens in the Synergy Centre Opens
3:00 p.m. Chariot Races at the Grandstand
Dynamo Dog Sports in AgArena
4:10 p.m. Ticket drawn for entry in to the Money Tunnel, in the Market Place
4:30 p.m. Winning ticket holder ‘grabs for cash’ in the Money Tunnel, in the
Market Place
5:00 p.m. Chuckwagon Races at the Grandstand
Dynamo Dog Sports in Ag Arena
6:00 p.m. Kids Fun Zone & Petting Zoo Closes
6:10 p.m. Ticket drawn for entry in to the Money Tunnel, in the Market Place
6:30 p.m. Winning ticket holder ‘grabs for cash’ in the Money Tunnel, in the
Market Place
7:00 p.m. Antique Tractor, ATV & 4X4 Pulls at the Grandstand
Exhibit Hall Closes
8:00 p.m. Beer Gardens Opens at Arena
Market Place Closes
9:30 p.m. First Impressions Emerging Talent Showcase at Bandshell
$500 Gate Draw at the Bandshell
10:00 p.m. Information & Lost Child Booth Closes
Beer Gardens Entertainment Jeremy Lamont
11:00 p.m. Fireworks at the Grandstand
Midway Closes after Fireworks

**Schedule Subject to Change


A Day at the Vegreville Country Fair

Presented by Agriterra written by Ellie

Start your experience with the parade to kick off this great fair.

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Watch chariots and chuckwagons races; exciting stuff!  The stands fill with cheering spectators, a testament to the races being a big draw at this event.

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Another popular draw is the music stage where the audiences were treated to some excellent musical talents. 

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There are a good variety of interesting vendors throughout the grounds, including delicious food vendors.  Strewn throughout the grounds, interspersed with vendors, are exciting midway rides and games booths. 

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To finish off the night, you will be treated to fireworks.

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Vegreville Major Events

The Vegreville Agricultural Society has planned a fun event line-up for 2018. Details on these events are below.

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Annual Father's Day Event
June 17, 2018


Enjoy the much anticipated annual Father's Day event in Vegreville which boasts a huge Show 'n Shine, awesome demolition derby, roaring tractors and lawn mower races, antique snowmobiles and tractors, motorcycle and big rig show & shine, and much more.  Take dad out for a day of fun!
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Name:  Vegreville Agricultural Society
Address:  4753 45 Ave, Vegreville, AB
Phone:  780-632-3950
Website:  www.vegag.ca

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