One thing my family looks forward to during the summer are all the community and small town fairs that happen each year in Ottawa and the surrounding areas. With that in mind here is a list of where and when you can plan on heading out for some cotton candy, demolition derbies, carousels, concerts, live entertainment, and more!
July 13-15: Almonte Fair
Highlights include: Chili cook off, Zip-E the clown and Team T&J
July 27-29: Beachburg Fair
Demolition Derby, DJ Dancy Party, Buck-a-Roo Breakfast, and an ATV Poker Run
August 9-12: Navan Fair
Concerts with George Canyon, Chad Brownlee and more, PC Superdogs, Little Ray’s Reptiles and more!
August 9-12: Arnprior Fair
Miniature horse show, agricultural showcases, midway and more!
August 17-26: The Capital Fair
Monster Truck Show, Youth Talent search, birds of prey show, Soper Creek Wildlife
August 24-26: Chesterville Fair
Homecrafts, Agiculture and Family Fun!
September 6-9: Russell Fair
Classic Auto & Bike Show, Craft and Merchant Market, Strongman Competition, Sheep shoes
September 12-16: Richmond Fair
Emerson Drive concert, demolition derby, agricultural showcase
September 20-23: Carp Fair
Superdogs “Canadogs,” agriculture shows, family circle tent, antiques area
September 27-30: Metcalfe Fair
Agriculture exhibitions, heavy horse pull, demolition derby, truck pull