Saturday August 20

Birds of Prey

Date: 12 August, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bird of Prey Pavilion
Birds of Prey | Daily Acts | Free | Participation
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Join us for live demonstrations that entertain and educate audiences about Birds of Prey and their continuing role in our natural environment.

Three 30-45 minute shows daily. Showtimes TBD

Laughing Loggers

Start date: 12 August, 2022
End date: 21 August, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Lumberjack Theater
Daily Acts | Free | Loggers
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Excitement, Animation, Energy, Action and Humor!
Experience a fresh new look on lumberjack entertainment. These crack up lumberjacks are there to make sure their crowds will clap, laugh and cheer throughout the entire show. From aerial stunt acts, to an exploding out house, and monster chainsaws, there is something in this show for everyone.
A lumberjack show like no other that has wowed crowds all over the world.
Three 30-45 minute shows daily. Showtimes TBD

Ultimutt’s Stunt Dog Show

Start date: 12 August, 2022
End date: 21 August, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Ultimutt Sunt Dog Pavilion
Daily Acts | Free | Ultimutt
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The Ultimutts Stunt Dog Show is a unique show that features non-stop jaw dropping tricks with world class trainers and dogs! Touring coast to coast this talent-packed performance will keep the whole family on the edge of their seats. These rescued dogs demonstrate 50+ amazing tricks.

Daily shows at 1 pm, 3 pm, 7:30 pm

Chainsaw wood carving

Start date: 12 August, 2022
End date: 21 August, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Lumberjack Pavilion
Daily Acts | Free | Wood carving
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Lumberjack chainsaw carving is an amazing art form that produces sculpture for the cottage or the front stoop.

Check out our carver as he reveals what the logs are hiding deep inside.

No specific time.

Highland Games Registration

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
August 20 | Highland Games
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Gates open for registered competitors of the National Capital Highland Games

Highland Games Competitions

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
August 20 | Highland Games
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Come cheer on athletes and dancers competing in highland athletics competition and long standing Celtic traditions dating back to 1836!

Highland Games Noontime Show

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Massed bands, Highland Dancing showcase, Clan March, Caber toss display and more!

Doo Doo the clown

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Kids Big Tent
August 20 | Doo Doo | Free | Kids Big Tent | Participation
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Come move and groove with Doo Doo at his amazing Capital Fair Dance Party.  Sing, dance, witness real magic, get a balloon hat and party as only you and Doo Doo can do.  This show is highly recommended for children of all ages.

Hour long shows at: 12 pm, 2 pm, 4 pm.

Ray’s Reptiles

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Kids Big Tent
August 20 | Free | Kids Big Tent | Participation
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Nature’s Ninjas! Explore some of the unique mechanisms of self-defence that have evolved. Why are ferrets so flexible? How do tarantulas protect themselves from predators? Find the answers to these questions and more in this exploration of amazing animal adaptations and instincts. Live animals may include a ferret, tarantula, scorpion, small crocodilian, lizard, and a boa.

Hour long shows at 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm and 7pm.

Jingle Dance

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:10 PM
Location: Kids Big Tent
August 20 | Free | Kids Big Tent
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Indigenous dances Amy, Mia and Elli will perform the Jingle Dance

Highland Games Awards

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Did your favorite athlete or dancer win? Come find out!

Puppet Show

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Kids Big Tent
August 20 | Free | Kids Big Tent | Participation
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Do you have MONSTERS UNDER THE BED? We have them too! Meet Daryl, Fernando, Sheldon & Handsy.

The MAN-A-ROO (part man, part kangaroo) is here to show you that these monsters love to party!

With the Man-A-Roo’s fun house and the Monsters under the bed, we will unleash the excitement and have our guests laughing and partying on with our interactive puppet show. There are games, busting a few moves, and we even have some magic from our bumbling in-house puppet magician – Sheldini!!

All this fun right from under the bed…..Who knew?!

Mudmen

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Main Stage
August 20 | Highland Games | Music
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Always entertaining and definitely unique, The Mudmen are a blast of Celtic energy whose members are known to be characters both on and off the stage.

Super Hero

Date: 20 August, 2022
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Kids Big Tent
August 20 | Free | Kids Big Tent | Participation
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Have your child selected by H.A.H.A. (Highly Advanced Heroic Academy) to undergo superhero training through a fun-filled series of games and activities such as an obstacle course, target practice, sack racing and more! And the kids can win prizes!

Complete the training and get an official hero certificate and a photo op with today’s superhero – CAPTAIN AMERICA

Hour long show at 6 pm

Please note our opening hours change throughout the fair. Click on the dates below to view daily schedule of events.

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Friday Aug. 12 1pm 11 pm
Saturday Aug. 13 11 am 11 pm
Sunday Aug. 14 11 am 11 pm
Monday Aug. 15 1pm 11 pm
Tuesday Aug. 16 1pm 11 pm
Wednesday Aug. 17 1pm 11 pm
Thursday Aug. 18 1pm 11 pm
Friday Aug. 19 1pm 11 pm
Saturday Aug. 20 11 am 11 pm
Sunday Aug. 21 11 am 8 pm
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Agriculture Tent
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