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Current fundraisers and activities;

Current fundraisers and activities;

Canada Day Activity Box Fairgrounds Food Trucks- every Thursday, 5pm-8pm Multi vendor Trunk Sale and peameal Breakfast Breakfast Order Form (ancasteragriculturalsociety.ca) Join us for dinner Thursday’s, 5pm-8pm on our 2 acres outdoor patio. During Step 1 tables will be limited to 4 people safely spaced. Sanitizer stations on sight. Masks encouraged. An outdoor market of […]

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Federal and Provincial funding for Ancaster Fairgrounds equine facility

Federal and Provincial funding for Ancaster Fairgrounds equine facility

Ancaster Agricultural Society is the recipient of $1,612,500 Federal funding and $1,343,616 Provincial funding from the Community, Culture and Recreation stream of the Canada Infrastructure grant. Watch the live stream here.

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Ancaster Agricultural Society receives $107,500 from Ontario Trillium Foundation

Ancaster Agricultural Society receives $107,500 from Ontario Trillium Foundation

Read the Hamilton News article to learn more about the grant as well as the new 75,000-square-foot-facility. Click here.

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Ancaster Fair featured in Live Small Town Magazine

Ancaster Fair featured in Live Small Town Magazine

Read about the Ancaster Fair in the Fall 2020 edition of Live Small Town Magazine. Read Tim Zwart ‘s article, Aging Gracefully here.

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Running those homebuilt Fords in the Ancaster dust

Running those homebuilt Fords in the Ancaster dust

There were very few purpose-built auto racing tracks in Canada after the Second World War.
Most oval track racing took place on existing horse tracks at county fairgrounds.

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Education Days registration

Education Days registration

Ancaster Agricultural Society      Welcomes your class to         FARM GATE TO DINNER PLATE 2020 This is an interactive learning opportunity for Grade 3 and 4 students to  learn where their food comes from before it gets to the grocery store shelf. There will be live animals, real farmers, and hands-on activities with a […]

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Homecraft Garage Sale- Saturday, March 21, 2020

Homecraft Garage Sale- Saturday, March 21, 2020

Dear Garage Sale Vendor: We hope you are interested in joining us once again in our upcoming Indoor Garage Sale, on Saturday, March 21, 2020 This will be held in the heated Concession Building at the Ancaster Fair grounds. This is a fundraiser for Ancaster Fair Homecraft. *******Please read all enclosed information for this event******** […]

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Ancaster’s Sara Emick named CNE’s Ambassador of the Fairs

Ancaster’s Sara Emick named CNE’s Ambassador of the Fairs

Honour is a first for the Ancaster Agricultural Society in the competition’s 48-year history Hamilton News | CNE Ambassador of the Fairs

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Ancaster Fair Summer Camp

Ancaster Fair Summer Camp

In July 2015 Ancaster Fair Summer Camp launched. Over 4 weeks in July and August our counsellors and volunteers welcomed 56 youth age 5-12 years to camp. We introduced a program like no other in the camp circuit including farm animals, a forest classroom, tractor wagon rides, craft and baking activities to enter at the […]

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Sara Emick ready to represent Ancaster at the CNE

Sara Emick ready to represent Ancaster at the CNE

Our Ambassador for 2019 is the amazing Sara Emick, please follow the link below to learn more about who she is and the plans she has for this year’s Ancaster Fair! Hamilton News Our Ambassador Article

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Ancaster's Shaver Homestead