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From the construction site

From the construction site

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 We Have Put Our Stake in the Ground! “As the Ancaster Agricultural Society (AAS) is quickly finding out, if you build it, they will come”, says the Ancaster News, after attending our official ground-breaking ceremony on October 6. President Jill Ferguson, along with Paul Gibbons and Andrew Yeudall, were so pleased […]

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Ancaster Agricultural Society’s new multipurpose building called a ‘game-changer’

Ancaster Agricultural Society’s new multipurpose building called a ‘game-changer’

Click here to read more about Ancaster Agricultural Society’s new multipurpose building

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Your 2021 guide to fall fairs in the Hamilton area

Your 2021 guide to fall fairs in the Hamilton area

Click here to view your 2021 guide to fall fairs in the Hamilton area.

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Fairgrounds Food Trucks is back at Ancaster Fairgrounds

Fairgrounds Food Trucks is back at Ancaster Fairgrounds

Fairgrounds Food Trucks is back at Ancaster Fairgrounds, read more about this article, click here.

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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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