Lakefield Fair

Open Marketing Programs Lakefield Fair by Festival Nomad, Gary McWilliams It's Strange... It's strange, Judi and I lived in rural Lakefield for a few years and have visited the area and the Village of Lakefield for over 25 years, but never visited the Lakefield Fair or itsRead more

Kinmount Fair Visited

Kinmount Fair Visited
Open Marketing Programs Kinmount Fair by Festival Nomad, Gary McWilliams Kinmount and the Kinmount Fair An acquaintance of ours suggested that we visit the Kinmount Fair. He said that he had visited the fair several times and had really enjoyed it! Kinmount is located 25 minutes drive northRead more

Great Northern Exhibition

Open Marketing Programs Great Northern Exhibition by Judi "Scoop" McWilliams The Great Northern Exhibition, or the GNE as it's referred to, is located between 3 communities, Collingwood, Wasaga Beach and Stayner. To me it serves all three communities. The Fair or Ex is held each September andRead more

Canadian National Exhibition

Canadian National Exhibition
Open Marketing Programs Canadian National Exhibition by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) "I Can Remember..." Anyone living near or close to Toronto knows the slogan “Let’s go to The Ex”, and they have, by the millions, over the past 128 years. For me, CNE is made up ofRead more

Beaverton Fall Fair

Open Marketing Programs Beaverton Fall Fair by Judi "Scoop" McWilliams The Festival Nomad and I love fairs, especially fall fairs! So when we were invited to visit the Beaverton Fall Fair we immediately said "yes". The Fair, which is held each September, offers visitors lots of funRead more

Barrie Fair

Open Marketing Programs BARRIE FAIR by Festival Nomad, Gary McWilliams For many years I remember passing the old Barrie Fair on our way to the family cottage. The Fair was located just off of the 400 highway on Essa Road. I was disappointed when I saw that theyRead more

Ontario Agricultural Fairs (Video)

Open Marketing Programs Ontario Agricultural Fairs by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) Judi and I have been traveling across Ontario, visiting Ontario communities and their events. Over the past 11+ years we have enjoyed all kinds of events, but I think our favourites are the agricultural fairs.Read more