The Capital Fair
August 18th to 27th, 2017
Ottawa's Best Buffet Live Horse Racing
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OLG CENTER STAGE LIVE  BANDS

THE TRAVELIN' FARMER

The great Fernandez appears Four times daily, creating unique and amazing instant stars. You'll be shaking your head at his uncanny mentalist skills and what some people will do under his spell. Enjoy 10 days of live entertainment at the OLG Center Stage. We feature everything from Blues to EDM to Country to Classic Canadian Rock. Not familiar with what happens on a farm? Discover what agriculture means to the city with this interactive and educational display in the Kids BIG Tent.
Mosey on down to meet and feed your favorite barnyard and exotic animal friends at our interactive petting zoo. Learn how to make real ice cream from the experts. Oh ya, one other thing... please be prepared to sample! Come meet your backyard critter friends up close and personal. Learn all about their nocturnal habits on our Kids Stage, four shows daily.
Watch as these majestic birds soar over our heads. Four shows daily on the first Saturday and Sunday, these masters of the sky are not to be missed. At 1,400 degrees Celsius, even iron bends to the will of the blacksmith. Watch as the forge roars and the hammer shapes ancient works of art. Join Stephanie C. of Cambrian Equestrian Center as she narrates this fascinating jumping demonstration. Watch as these 1,200lb plus horses gracefully clear fences and hurdles.

RISE 2 FAME

Discover the best of our local talent as we search for those who wish to "Ride 2 Fame". Featuring artists in two ages groups, under 12 and 13 to 21, this competition promotes our winners to the Western Fair (London, ON)
...and so much more!
We're not sure who has more fun, the audience or the dogs... Watch the competition as our canine friends stretch out over the diving pool for glory and fame.

DOO DOO'S DANCE PARTY

Everyone is invited to come clown around with Doo Doo, the International Clown in the BIG Kids Tent for four shows every day at the Fair.

PETTING ZOO & PONY RIDES

MUSEUM OF AGRICULTURE

SOPER CREEK WILDLIFE RESCUE

BIRDS OF PREY

ULTIMUTT STUNT DOG SHOW

Join Bella and her friends as they delight the crowds performing their stunts and tricks. Performing three times daily, this show is too much fun to pass on.

CRUISE NIGHT PARADE

Join us on Wednesday night as the classic cars of the past parade by the front of the Fairgrounds. See all your favourites and visit with the owners/drivers.

CANINE WATERSPORTS

ENGLISH HORSE SHOW

BLACKSMITH DEMOS

HYPNOTIST / MENTALIST

STANDARDBRED RACING

CIRCUS MAGIC SHOW

Appearing daily, Circus Delights will thrill kids of all ages with magic and circus skills including the unicycle ride of terror.
p.s. - keep your eye on the pail!
Treat yourself* to Ottawa's best 100+ item buffet in the Clubhouse Dining Hall and roar with the crowd as the pacers and trotters make the final turn towards the finish line. * must be 19 years or older, except Sundays (11am to 3pm & 5pm to 10pm) and Thursdays (5pm to 10pm)

The Gloucester Agricultural Society

613-741-3247

HOME OFFICE:  2149 Hubbard Crescent, Ottawa ON K1J 6L3

FAIRGROUNDS: Rideau Carleton Entertainment Centre

                           4837 Albion Road, Ottawa ON  K1X 1A3

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