The 164th Barrie Fair Visitor Information

The 164th Barrie fair will be filled with many things to see and do, including a variety of livestock & home craft shows, vendors, truck & tractor pulls, demolition derbies, live entertainment, and the ever-popular midway.  The Barrie Fair has always aimed to bring together families from across Ontario, and this year is no exception!

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Join us at the Essa Agriplex for the 164th annual Barrie Fair happening August 24th– 27th!

Admission Prices

General Admission $10            Children 5- 12 years $5          Children under 5 years- FREE 

       Family Pass (2 adults, 2 children)- $25 

          4 Day General Admission Pass- $30         4 Day Children’s Pass- $15

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Take The Barrie Fair Bus

The Barrie Fair Bus will be running between the downtown Barrie Transit Terminal and the Essa Agriplex Friday August 25 – Sunday, August 27 during Barrie Fair hours. Click here to download the schedule.

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The Essa & District Agricultural Society strives to make our fair grounds accessible. 

Need a shuttle? Ask at the front gate or flag down one of the volunteers or staff driving shuttles throughout the fair grounds. We are always happy to get you to the attractions you would like to see! 

Download The Barrie Fair Map! Need more information? Please call or email 

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7505 Tenth Line,
Box 1099
Thornton, Ontario
L0L 2N0

Administration Office
Located in The Premier Equipment Building (7)

Office Telephone: 705-726-1200

Olivia Goymour & Sommerled's O'Finnigan win the $500.00 Hunter Derby

Olivia Goymour & Sommerled’s O’Finnigan win the $500.00 Hunter Derby

Office Fax: 705-726-1250

General Email:

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