The 176th Richmond Fair is ON!

September 16, 17, 18, 19 (2021)

A weekend of fun and entertainment for the whole family

The Richmond Fair is by far the largest spectator event held annually within the surrounding community.  The fair offers a venue for those in the community to showcase their arts, crafts, livestock, produce, and much more!

Richmond Fair Program

September 16 - 19, 2021

*No online or advanced ticket sales*

Please review the COVID-19 Protocols before attending the fair.

Thursday, September 16th

  • 4:00 pm Gates Open (FREE!)
  • 4:00 pm Robertson Amusements Midway Opens
  • 7:00 pm Lawn Tractor Pull
  • 6:30 – 10:00 pm Outdoor Entertainment Tent


Friday, September 17th

  • 9:00 am Gates Open
  • 10:00 am Agricultural Awareness Open
  • 11:00 am Senior Visits
  • 11:00 am Open Junior Dairy Show
  • 11:30 am Dairy Mystery Relay
  • 12:00 pm Robertson Amusements Midway Opens
  • 7:00 pm Demolition Derby
  • 6:30 – 10:00 pm Outdoor Entertainment Tent


Saturday, September 18th

  • 9:00 am Gates Open
  • 9:00 am Saddle and Harness Show
  • 9:00 am Heavy Horse Show (line classes)
  • 9:00 am Children’s Entertainment (Kiddyland)
  • 10:00 am Homecraft / Agriculture Awareness Open
  • 11:00 am Robertson Amusements Midway Opens
  • 11:30 am Open Junior Beef Show
  • 1:00 pm Heavy Horse Show (hitch classes)
  • 1:00 pm Shorthorn, Angus & Hereford Beef Show
  • 1:00 – 10:00 pm Outdoor Entertainment Tent

Sunday, September 19th

  • 9:00 am Gates Open
  • 9:00 am Miniature Horse Show
  • 9:00 am Children’s Entertainment (Kiddyland)
  • 9:30 am Western Horse & Pony Performance
  • 10:00 am Homecraft / Agriculture Awareness Open
  • 10:30 am Non-Denominational Church Service
  • 10:30 am Sheep Show
  • 11:00 am Robertson Amusements Midway Opens
  • 11:00 am Open Junior Beef Show
  • 12:00 pm Rise to Fame Talent Show
  • 1:00 pm Simmental & Limousin Beef Show
  • 1:00 – 6:00 pm Outdoor Entertainment Tent


***Events Schedule Subject to Change Without Notice***


ADMISSION General - $10.00 per day

Ages 7-12 - $5.00 per day

Kids 6 and under - FREE!


For more information check us out at:

richmondfair.ca        facebook.com/richmondfair


Midway provided by: RobertsonAmusements.com

Outdoor Tent Entertainment
Time Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
1:00PM - 4:00PM Bedrockers Lorne Daly Band
4:00PM - 6:00PM Wayne Rostad
6:30PM - 10:00PM The Commotions Eastbound of Bytown Sussex

COVID-19 Protocols

The volunteers of the Richmond Agricultural Society have been working hard to prepare for the 176th Richmond Fair.  We are excited to be back, and look forward to seeing you.

COVID-19 has changed many things and the fair will be different this year.
Below is some information that should answer your questions, however, if you require additional information, please reach out to our office team through email or 613-838-3420.

Please download and review COVID Screening Protocols Ottawa Public Health.


Provincial legislation mandates mask wearing indoors


While you are outside on the fairgrounds, mask wearing is recommended.


  • Although the demolition derby is outside, mask wearing is recommended.
  • Additional seating will be provided, however, we anticipate a large crowd.

Vaccination STATUS

The Richmond Agricultural Society will not be checking vaccination status


We are asking that our patrons review a self checklist.


Get Involved. Gain Experience. Give Back.

The Richmond Agricultural Society is always looking to expand our team.

Find out how you can help!

Rentals & Storage

Looking to rent the fairgrounds, camp overnight, or reserver a winter storage spot?

Discover what we have to offer!


Events & Attractions

Each year the fair features events such as agricultural shows, demolition derby, live entertainment, rock climbing, games, rides and more providing days worth of fun and entertainment for the whole family.

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors.


Friends of the Fair


Become a Volunteer

  • One of the largest Agricultural Fairs in the Capital region
  • Free access to all onsite shows and events at the Richmond Fair
  • Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Richmond Fair, and our community

Richmond Agricultural Society

Contact Us

Richmond Agricultural Society
P.O. Box 1210
Richmond, ON, K0A 2Z0

Tel: 613-838-3420
Fax: 613-838-3933
E-mail: info@richmondfair.ca

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