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Edition 101, August, 2011

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Explore the country in you in the Winchester area!


Winchester Dairyfest

August 4 - 7, 2011

Come celebrate our farming tradition at this year's Winchester Dairyfest. Free general admission!

Fun for all ages!

Events and attractions are offered for kids, teens, adults and seniors. From inflated rides, skateboarding competitions, the car show, antique tractor display, baseball tournament, 5K Dairy dash, beach volleyball tournament, euchre tournament, wine and cheese, and a barn dance.


The ever- popular “Milk and Mallets” are returning this year to raise money for village beautification projects.

Petting the pig


Kid friendly activities will be available from family swims to petting zoos.
Photos courtesy of Winchester Press

Chesterville Market

The Place to Spend Saturday Mornings!

In its eighth year, the Saturday morning market is a must-visit for residents of the area and guests from afar.

Chesterville Market Vendor

Vendors at the market sell a wide range of goods such as: fresh local produce, plants and herbs, home-baked goods, BBQ sauces, jams and jellies, honey, artisan crafts, and so much more.
Photo courtesy of Chesterville Farmers Market

The South Mountain Fair

"A Fair to Remember"

119th Annual - August 18th – 21st, 2011

The South Mountain Fair is an agricultural-based event, and much more! From cattle, horse, and poultry shows to culinary arts and home crafts, there is something for everyone. Be sure to check out the flower, roots and vegetables, and commercial features. New events for 2011 are HillBilly Wife Carrying Competition, PCW Pro Wrestling, and Farmer Olympics.


Enjoy the thrill of the midway!

Dean Brody

Come and hear Dean Brody, Open Road recording artist and 2011 CMA Fan Choice Award Nominee. Show starts at 8:00 PM, Saturday, August 20, 2011.

Lorri Morgan

Come and hear Lorri Morgan. In 1984, at the age of 25, Lorri became the youngest member of the Grand Ole Opry. Show starts at 4:00 PM, Sunday, August 21, 2011.

Demolition Derby

The Annual Demolition Derby is a huge crowd pleaser. Thousands line the ring to see and hear the smashing and crashing! Derby starts at 7:00 PM sharp, Friday, August 19, 2011.

Join us for an Ecumenical Church Service. 10:00AM, Sunday, August 21, 2011.
Photos courtesy of Winchester Press

Reacquaint yourself with a variety of traditional and non-traditional farm animals at this family-run petting zoo.

Up close and personal with the locals (residents)!

Experience the thrill of seeing and touching animals of all kinds! Open Sundays through Halloween from 11:00am-5:00pm, or by appointment.

Second Annual South Mountain
ART in the PARK

South Mountain Park

Saturday, August 27, 2011 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Booths abound!

Our region has many talented people who showcase their art, be it sculpture, photography, painting, pottery, music, and more!

Art in the Park is for everyone!

Art in the Park offers children and youth art activities, as well as a BBQ! North Dundas calendar of events 2011
Photos courtesy of Kathleen Hallam

The Upper Canada B & B Association members welcome you!

There is so much to do in the Winchester area this summer.
Come and visit us! Stay at a local B & B!

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