The Melbourne Agricultural Society will be hosting their annual Craft Show and Competition.
2018 Competition Classes:
1. A photo of an old barn
2. A Christmas angel crocheted, knitted or sewn
3. A child's dress crocheted, knitted
4. An article of needlecraft which is ready to hang.
For more information please call Dorothy at (519-289-5822)
Entry fee is $3
On Friday August 21st, the Melbourne Agricultural Society is excited to bring the first Melbourne Hog Stomp to Melbourne, Ontario! This event will feature SnakeBite and the Eric Ethridge band!
SnakeBite was named London's Best Country Band of 2014. They have shared a stage with many country music stars, and have just released their first CD “My Road”! They have recently been announced to be the Country Music Association of Ontario's Artist of the month for June!
The Eric Ethridge band played at Rockin Wheel and opened for Brett Kissel at the Western Fair in 2014. They will also be playing at Boots and Hearts this summer.
These two amazing bands will be bringing their talent to the Melbourne Fair Grounds on the evening of Friday August 21st for an outdoor concert. Mark your calendars and tell your friends and family to come out for a great night! Everyone is welcome!
Tickets will be $10 in advance and $15 at the gate, get your tickets soon.
FREE parking will be available in the field across the road from the Fair Grounds and $10 parking per car in the grounds.
NO outside food or drinks will be permitted on the grounds!!
We will be looking for volunteers for the event and sponsors will be appreciated.
Gates open - 4 pm
Karaoke ft. Martini Mama's Karaoke/Dj Service - 6-8 pm
Concert begins - 8 pm
Food and beverages will be available on site. The Melbourne Agricultural Society will be serving fresh pulled pork on a bun, the Melbourne Lions Club will be making their fresh cut fries, ice cream and cold drinks will be available. This is also a licensed event for those of age.
For more information check out our event on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/934237623294710/
For tickets contact: Crystal Elliott, Emma Smith, Kaleigh Elliott, Jennifer Dustin, Kyleigh Loker, Linda Dietz, Susie Van Hoeve, Jason McRobert, Sharon Stover Matheson, Caitie Van Es, Sandy Smith, Laurie Elliott, the Melbourne Port Hole, Melbourne Farm Equipment, Appin BBQ, or call (519)289-5225.
The Melbourne Agricultural Society will be hosting their annual Cattle Show on Saturday August 18th, 2018 at the Melbourne Fair Grounds in Melbourne. There will be a $15 Cattle Show registration fee. The Melbourne 4-H Beef Club Achievement Day will begin at 12:00pm. Youth Education class (10 & under) will commence following the Melbourne 4-H Beef Club show, The Inter 4-H Club Heifer and Steer Competition will follow, then the Open Market Cattle Show, and the Open Breeding Cattle Show will finish off the day.
For questions, please contact one of the committee members: Murray McLean (519-289-5955), Herb Pierce, Bobby Watson, Graham McLean, Alexander Davenport (519-289-2283).
The Field Crop Competition will be held inside the Ag Hall. There will be a $10 registration fee. Bring exhibit in a quart glass jar - the following sections are available: white oats, wheat, one 6" slice of hay (1st or 2nd cut 2018 crop), 6 stocks of corn tied together with cobs, and finally 3 stocks of soybeans (2018 crop years for both corn & soybeans)
For questions or registration forms please email: Melbourneagsociety18@gmail.com or ask any of the Ag Society members.
No plans for St. Patrick’s Day? Well now you do! Come out for a great night! Food is always great and you can dance away all the calories!! You can never go wrong with this local band GOLDHAWK - always great entertainment!
Melbourne Ag Society presents a Beef Dinner and Dance - November 3rd, 2018
Tickets available at the door.
Dinner and Dance $20
Dinner only $15 from 5pm-7pm
Dance only $10 starting at 8pm
Contact Patti Day for details 519-437-8921
Come on out and enjoy a great meal
and dance the night away!!
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An Afternoon at the Movies!!
We are going to start our monthly movies at the Ag Hall again. So mark down the last Sunday of the month as Movie Time and come out and enjoy!
Come with a blanket, come in your jammies if you want!!
Popcorn and drinks will be available.
Admission is $5/adult and $2/child
Look forward to seeing you!!
Melbourne Agricultural Society Annual Craft Show and Competition - October 28th 2018 9am-2pm
Melbourne Agricultural Society Cattle Show & Crop Competition - August 18th 2018
Melbourne Agricultural Society
Melbourne Agricultural Society's Annual General Meeting & Presentation of Constitution
***Rescheduled to Feb 10th @ 3pm***
Date: Monday January 28, 2019
Where: Melbourne Ag Hall
All our members, volunteers and friends are welcome.
And don't fret - you won't be elected to the board unless you've been around for awhile and agree to it of course :)