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Summer Highlights at the Agriplex

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Essa Canadian National Draft Horse Exhibition – July 30 & 31st, 2016
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Join us for the 3rd Annual Draft Horse Show! The Essa Agriplex will be a buzz with over 300 Clydesdales, Percherons and Belgian Horses

Watch  the impressive horses including the exciting 8 horse hitch exhibiting from 9-4 Saturday and Sunday.  $10.00 per car admission

Lord Simcoe Series – Hunter/Jumper Horse Show – Throughout the Season 


Local Horses and Ponies compete throughout the season at the Essa Agriplex during this Equine Canada Rated Bronze Show. Classes run from 8am – 4pm. This exciting event showcases local equestrian centres and acts as a stepping stone for higher rated shows. See the elegant hunters and impressive jumpers compete! Free Admission. Dates: May 24, June 4, June 18th, July 9th, July 23, August 13 and August 25th 

Canada Day Fireworks 

fireworks The Essa Agriplex is hosting the Essa Fireworks on July 1st 2016 at dusk. Admission is free, but a donation to the Essa & District Agricultural Society is appreciated! The Agricultural Society strives to provide support to the Agricultural Community of Simcoe County and promotes youth and education. Your donations help us achieve our goals! 


163rd Barrie Fair – Demolition Derby
 – Thursday August 25th 7:30pm



 The 163rd Barrie Fair takes place August 25th-28th with lots of exciting events for the whole family. Come and see the high action, exciting Demolition Derby on Thursday August 25th at 7:30pm. Come early and enjoy the various Agricultural Events, Local Vendors and the ever popular midway happening everyday at the fair! Admission: Under 5: free, 5-12yrs old: $5.00 and 13+yrs $10.00



RCMP Musical Ride – Saturday August 27th & Sunday August 28th 2016

dome web Don’t miss the exciting and iconic RCMP Musical Ride as they roll through Essa Township during the 163rd Barrie Fair! A symbol of Canada, the RCMP Musical Ride is sure to excite. Visit the horses in the stables and learn about the RCMP during the Barrie Fair. 

Show Times: 11:30 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday. Free with admission to the Fair. 

Check out our website at www.essaagriplex.ca for more information about the Essa & District Agricultural Society and the events at the Essa Agriplex.

See you this summer at the Agriplex! 7505 10th Line, Thornton Ontario L0L 2N0
Just a few minutes south of Barrie

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