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RAM Rodeo Tour

SUNDAY JUNE 7, 2020
Showtimes: TBA

Proudly sponsored by:
Brooklin Agricultural Society

Saddle up because the Brooklin Spring Fair is going to get wild and western as the RAM Rodeo Tour comes to town on Sunday June 7!

The Brooklin Memorial Arena will host a day of the live-action packed sport of rodeo, as seen at the Calgary Stampede and will include events such as: bareback and saddlebronc riding, barrel racing, pole bending and the world’s most dangerous sport- bull riding!

Be sure to come on out and cheer on the cowboys and cowgirls of the RAM Rodeo Tour!


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Birds of Prey

Each year the Brooklin Agricultural Society welcomes the Canadian Raptor Conservatory to come and provide education about the many ‘Birds of Prey” that reside in our great country!

Education and Entertainment combined at each of their shows over the weekend (and an added bonus of control over less desire birds such as seagulls!).

Be sure to check back on this page for more details once times and locations for the shows are confirmed!

For more information about the Canadian Raptor Conservatory visit their website: http://www.canadianraptorconservancy.com/

 


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Courtyard Stage

Fire, trapeze, hoops and more! The Courtyard Stage is your one stop shop for all your busker entertainment at the 2020 Brooklin Spring Fair. Located in the parking lot outside of the Welcome Home Building (Arena) you will find free entertainment for you and your family.

Plus be sure to keep your eyes peeled while on the grounds for our roaming performances taking place throughout the midway – catch a performance of our Juggler performing daily Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 8:00pm to 10:00pm.

2020 SCHEDULE

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Courtyard Stage
11:00 AM Stupendous Silver Sisters (Trapeze)
12:00 PM
1:00 PM Stupendous Silver Sisters (Trapeze)
2:00 PM Stupendous Silver Sisters (Trapeze)
3:00 PM Kiki Outrageous Stupendous Silver Sisters (Trapeze)
4:00 PM Stupendous Silver Sisters (Trapeze)
5:00 PM Kiki Outrageous Kiki Outrageous  Fire Guy
6:00 PM Fire Guy Fire Guy Stupendous Silver Sisters (Trapeze)
7:00 PM Kiki Outrageous Kiki Outrageous Kiki Outrageous
8:00 PM Fire Guy Fire Guy  Fire Guy
10:00 PM FIRE FINALE FIRE FINALE FIRE FINALE

**The Fire Finale Features: North Fire & Fire Guy

Want a sneak peak? Click on the picture below for a video preview of our 2020 Acts!

 

 


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Rumble in the Broncs

Farrier Competition/Showcase

When: SATURDAY JUNE 6, 2020 & SUNDAY JUNE 7, 2020
Location of Event: North end of Agri-land
Committee Contacts: Len Waltham

A farrier is a specialist in equine hoof care, including the trimming and balancing of horses’ hooves and the placing of shoes on their hooves, if necessary. A farrier combines some blacksmith’s skills (fabricating, adapting, and adjusting metal shoes) with some veterinarian’s skills (knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the lower limb) to care for horses’ feet.

The “Rumble in the Broncs” competition includes at the Brooklin Spring Fair includes Draft Horse Shoe & Live Shoeing demonstrations! Be sure to stop by the tent and watch the work of these talented individuals.

For more information, contact: Stewart Bruce – 905-261-6080


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Welcome Home Building (Arena) Stage Schedule

The Welcome Home Building is a happening place to be on the Fairgrounds! Homecraft, the 50 Mile Market, the Kids Creative Corner AND our family entertainment stage are all found inside.

The 2019 Arena Stage Schedule:

Thursday
TBA

Friday
6:00- Spelling Bee, registration at 5:15

Saturday
1:45- Pie Eating Competition
3:30- Spring Sing, check in 3:00|

Sunday
10:30- Baby Show (check in from 9:30 to 10:15)

 


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The Back 40 – Outdoor Stage

Licensed, All Ages & Family Area

Location of Event: West of the Track
Committee Contacts: Sarah Kroekenstoel & Ron Grandy

Join us all weekend at the “Outdoor Stage” for a refreshing beverage and to sit down and enjoy some live music inside of our licensed area.

The Outdoor Stage located in the South end of the grounds near the track. It’s the best place to meet up with old friends, take a load off, and relax out of the Sun.

There are multiple musical acts to choose from from upbeat country music in the evening to live acoustic entertainment in the afternoons for the whole family!

Entertainment Line Up

Thursday June 4 – The Doozies

Friday June 5 – Two for the Show

Saturday June 6 – Two for the Show

Plus!

The mechanical bull is coming back on Saturday and Sunday!

Family friendly entertainment with Birds of Prey and The Pet Show.


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Parade

Parade Date: Saturday June 6, 2020
Parade Start Time 10:30 A.M.

Proudly Sponsored by:
Brooklin Agricultural Society

2020  Theme:  “Country Nights and Carnival Lights!”

The B.A.M. Lions Club is proud to be back organizing this year’s parade celebrating the 109th Anniversary of the Brooklin Spring Fair.

Last year, our B.A.M. Lions Club, along with all the parade participants created another exciting and memorable parade.

The Brooklin Spring Fair has many traditions and the parade is definitely one of the highlights. Many volunteer hours go into the planning and preparation of  the parade to ensure that it continues to grow and reflect the many long standing traditions established over the years.

Keeping this in mind, we would like to invite you or your group to be a part of this year’s parade.  You may consider entering a decorated float from a group to walk the route, dress up or provide your idea to us– we simply ask that you participate!  The theme  “Country Nights and Carnival Lights!” is sure to be a hit with all ages.

Space is limited.  To ensure your participation, please submit your application by May 31, 2020.  Priority will be given to those submissions received prior to the deadline.  Please complete the  application form and email it to: kevin.stone@marsh.com and  mcgrorey25@rogers.com.

2020 Parade Application – Download Here

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or if  you would like to discuss your ideas. Once you have sent in your completed application, we will contact you via email to confirm your participation in the parade.  We will  provide you with further details such as the parade route, marshalling location, etc.

Please ensure that you sign the Hold Harmless section at the bottom of the application.  If this area is not completed, you may not be able to participate in the parade.

On behalf of the Brooklin Agricultural Society and the BAM Lions Club, we welcome your participation in the Brooklin Spring Fair Parade  on Saturday June 6, 2020.

Yours truly, Kevin Stone and Jim McGrorey.
B.A.M. Lions Parade Committee Co-Chair: kevin.stone@marsh.com

B.A.M. Lions Parade Committee Chair: mcgrorey25@rogers.com or  289-988-2850  anytime via TEXT if you have specific questions related to the parade.

We hope to hear from you soon !

2020 Parade Route:


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Best Food at the Fair

It`s Time to Eat!

Who has the best food at the Fair?

Our vendors will be competing in a head-to-head competition on Thursday evening to see who has the best ‘Food on a Stick’, ‘Entree’, ‘Fries’, and ‘Dessert’ at the Fair! Winners will be announced at the Thursday Demo Derby and will receive a blue and gold banner. Look for the banners around the Fair and see if you agree with our judges!

There is also a Peoples’ Choice competition which will be judged by YOU!  If you eat something fantastic at the Fair on Thursday or Friday, please pop into the office and fill out a ballot. We will also have volunteers wandering the grounds collecting votes. Who do you think has the best food at the Fair?


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Little Shoppes on the Fairgrounds

Brooklin Spring Fair is excited to introduce a fun shopping experience of one of a kind items, old favourites and other goods and services in our courtyard, buildings, tents and all throughout the fairgrounds.

Information for little shoppes Customers

Public Admission to the little shoppes is included with the Brooklin Spring Fair admission.

little shoppes on the FAIRGROUNDS – Inside the Welcome Home Building (Arena)

Thursday                6pm – 9pm
Friday                      5pm – 9pm
Saturday                10am – 9pm
Sunday                    10am – 4pm

little shoppes on the FAIRGROUNDS – Outside

Thursday                4pm – 9pm
Friday                      4pm – 9pm
Saturday                9am – 9pm
Sunday                    9am – 4pm

Information for little shoppes Vendors

For further details on how to reserve a spot, requirements and fees for retail/service vendors and not-for profit organizations please complete the little shoppes on the FAIRGROUNDS Vendor Application and either email or mail the form to the address noted.

Vendor Application

Questions? Please email littleshoppesonthefairgrounds@gmail.com


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Midway

Our Midway Excitement is brought to you by:

TOONIE RIDES – Thursday May 30, 2019

NEW for 2019! 

Brooklin Spring Fair and Albion Amusements are proud to announce this new opportunity for fair goers!

Sunday Ride All Day passes are available in advance for $30 (last sale Wednesday May 29th) or $40 on Sunday.

Tickets can be purchased during business hours at the Brooklin Home Hardware location or the Brooklin Legion.

Important Conditions:
– $30 advance sales only
– No refunds
– Riders MUST meet the TSSA Height Requirements
– Admission to the Fair is NOT included
– Redeemable for SUNDAY only (bring your pre-purchased ticket to any ticket booth to obtain your Ride All Day Wrist Band!)

Midway is Open:

Thursday May 30: 5:00pm – 11:00pm**
Friday May 31: 1:00pm – 11pm
Saturday June 1: 11:00am – 11:00pm
Sunday June 2: 11:00am – 4:00pm

Ticket Prices for 2019:

1 for $1.76
16 for $25
36 for $40

(**pending Safety Approval, start time may be delayed)