• Home of the Barrie Fair

Slide Welcome The Essa & District Agricultural Society is home of the Barrie Fair, Essa National Draft Horse Show and various other events throughout the summer! Located just 10 minutes from Barrie, in the heart of Essa Township, our new facility is the hub connecting urban residents with rural living. Slide Annual Fall Fair Slide Essa National Draft Horse Show Annual Showcase Learn more

Welcome, Members!

Voting Member 18+

Voting members are 18 years of age and over. In order for members to vote at the Annual General Meeting, they must be member in good standing both for the year in which the meeting is held and for the proceeding calendar year. 

Memberships are $15.00

Junior/ Special Needs Members

A junior is considered under 18 years old as of January 1st. Special Needs are exhibitors in the Special Needs departments of the Home Crafts Division. These memberships do not have voting privileges.

Memberships are $5.00

All exhibitors participating in the Barrie Fair and the Essa National Draft Horse Show must be EDAS members to exhibit.

Click here to download the Membership Application.

Membership Applications are available in person at the Essa Agriplex office, or to the right at the top of this screen. Completed applications can be returned in person or via email to admin@essaagriplex.ca.