Welcome to the Rainy River Valley Agricultural Fall Fair!
August 15-17, 2013 at the Fairgrounds in Emo, Ontario
Click Here to Download the 2013 Fair Book!
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Rainy River Valley Agricultural Society is holding a raffle for a 2013
GMC truck. Tickets are available at businesses listed below or from directors. Tickets are $20 each or 6 for $100.
Proceeds go to children's and seniors programs for the Rainy River Valley Agricultural Society. Lottery licence #M704058.
are available at:
- Rainy River: Royal Canadian Legion and
- Emo: Visser Auto, Norlunds, Tomkins Hardware,
Cloverleaf, Gillon's Insurance and Village Variety
Dev-Lynnes, Greensides Store and the Post Office
- Fort Frances:
MacDonald Motors, Causeway Insurance, Northwoods, Rainy Lake Sports & Tackle, CC Complex, Fort Frances Times, Gillon's
Insurance and Einar's
- Atikokan: Gillon's Insurance
Please call Jan
Judson at 482-2428 for more information.
Rainy River Valley Agricultural Society
Anyone wishing to exhibit in the annual fair may pick up an Emo Fair Book at the District
municipal offices or call Jan Judson, Secretary/Treasurer at 807-482-2428 to have one mailed to you.
Secretary will be at the Fairgrounds Office at the following times:
- Friday, August 9th after 4 pm to receive all livestock entries (late entries
will be charged $5 per animal)
- Monday & Tuesday August
12th and 13th from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm
- Wednesday, August
14th from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm to sell memberships
office will be open 9:00 am to 9:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday (August 15-17).
The entry forms can be found at the back of the fair
book. Fair books can be obtained from the following locations:
- Rainy River = Rainy River Drug Store
- Stratton = Stratton Cafe
- Barwick = Barwick
- Emo = Cloverleaf, Emo Municipal Office,
Emo Library, Jan Judson (22 King Street, Emo)
- Devlin = Dev-Lynn's,
Greensides, Devlin Municipal Office
- Fort Frances = Crazy Ladies,
- ONLINE (SEE ABOVE)
Anyone wishing to
purchase a membership or obtain books and tags may do so at the Fairgrounds Office. Entries for ALL exhibits will be
received at the Exhibition Hall on Wednesday, August 14th from 4:00 to 8:00 pm only.
RRVAS requires workers for the Fair. Gates,
Exhibition Hall, and Parking Attendants please call Jan Judson at 482-2428. ***STUDENTS, THIS WOULD BE A GOOD WAY TO EARN
YOUR COMMUNITY HOURS FOR GRADUATION***
The parade will be held on Saturday August 17th. All participants are asked to assemble
on Front Street in Emo at 10:30. Judging will take place at 11:00 a.m. sharp. The parade will proceed up to the Fair grounds
at 12 noon. All information about participating in the parade is in the fair book.
MINI KING & QUEEN CONTESTANTS
Contestants must be 4 years to 7 years old. Call Mary Croswell at 807-487-1105
ADVANCE MIDWAY TICKETS:
- Fort Frances - Wilson's
Stationary & Fort Frances General Supply
- Devlin - Devlynn's
- Emo - Tompkin's Hardware, Village Variety
& Cloverleaf Shop Easy
- Barwick - Barwick Village Restaurant
- Stratton - Stratton Cafe
- Rainy River - Rainy River Drug Store
Advance midway tickets are on sale until Thursday evening August 15th - $28.00
a savings of $5.00. Gate admission is $3.00 per person per day. You do not need advanced midway tickets to enter
the fairgrounds. You can pay your $3.00 admission at the gate.
FOOD VENDORS ARE REQUIRED: Call 807-482-2428
- Jan Judson
The Rainy River Valley Agricultural Society is a proud member of The Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies.