Boots and Hearts Showcase

Supported by KX Country

Friday, November 3, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Check out Canada's best up and coming Country artists and visit with the Boots & Hearts street team for the chance to win exciting prizes. One night only! FREE with general admission to the Fair. Vineyard & Brewhouse Pub in Heritage Court.

Craft Beer & Cider Awards

Ontario Craft Beer Awards

One Night Only Friday Nov 10th 6pm – 11pm.

Get Crafty! Sample some of Ontario's best craft beer and cider while a professional chef teaches how to pair these beverages with the best local cheeses. Ticket includes: 1 sample glass, 5 sample tickets, cheese tasting, and general admission to the Fair after 4pm. (location – Semex Ring of Excellence) Price is $30 (incl. hst. service fee extra).

Tutored Wine Tasting presented by IWEG

One Night Only Thursday Nov 9th 6pm-7:30pm

Join us as celebrated sommelier, Christopher Waters, leads a small group of wine enthusiasts through a 90 minute sensory discovery of 6 award winning Ontario VQA wines. (location Salon 106). Price is $50.00* and includes general admission to the Fair after 4pm. (*includes HST, service fee extra).

Goat Yoga

Join in the fun as our friends at Haute Goat lead a goat infused yoga session. One day only Fri nov 3 from 6-6:30pm. Space is limited. To buy a ticket contact

Must be +16 years to participate.

This is our 5th year in a row and keep loving it. Great family time together and even with our kids older now they still enjoy being together. Well produced and organized.

— Florida

Amber Marshall

Nov. 11 & 12, 2017

Amber Marshall, star of CBC's Heartland returns to The Royal this November. Join Amber as she guest MC's the matinee performance of the Rodeo on Sun, Nov. 12 at 1pm. BUY TICKETS early.

Have an Amber fan in your house? Amber will sign autographs* on Sat, Nov. 11 (time posted soon).

*Wristband required: Free on a first come basis. Available from 10am, Sat, Nov. 11 – at The Royal Paddock, Heritage Court.

Ontario Toyota Dealers Rodeo

Ontario Toyota Dealers Rodeo brings together the best bull, saddle bronco and bareback riders as well as barrel racers from across the country.

Sunday, Nov. 12, matinee.

The Royal K9-Equine Relay

Nov. 11, 2017 – 1:00pm Matinee

This is a partnership of an International Rider/horse paired with a PC® SuperDog®. Each member of the team goes around their respective course – horses over horse jumps and dogs around dog obstacles. The fastest combined time wins. It's a fast and fun event for the whole family.

Presidents Choice® Animal Theatre

From Birds of Prey – A Farmer's Best Friend to jumping rabbits, sheep–herding dogs, Spirit of the Horse and President's Choice® SuperDogs®, you'll be amazed and delighted with our four legged friends.

Square Dancing

The Final Sunday is filled with fiddle music as sets of 8 take the stage to compete in the Square Dancing competition. With entries both young and old this traditional dance gets its time in the spotlight each year at The Royal.

My 13 year old daughter and I visited The Royal Fair for the first time and we had a blast. From the best in class cattle, the goats, pigs and sheep to the grand finally for us which was the Weston Canadian Open. The day was fantastic. Would I recommend The Royal? ABSOLUTELY!!!

— Kimbola

Butter Sculptures

Butter Sculpting open to students enrolled in art programs. An unusual and slippery medium but the artists always manage to evoke the farm fresh fun atmosphere of The Royal each year.

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