Contests & Competitions


Details for our Fair Contests and Competitions can be found below including The Early Bird Draw, Pet Show, Baby Show, Yard Display Contest, BAS Life Member Scholarship, Demolition Derby, Fair Book Cover Contest and the Kid’s Stick Horse Competition.

Early Bird Draw

The names of all exhibitors who have submitted their completed entry forms by Monday, August 15th, 2022 will be placed in a draw to be held during the Fair weekend.

Rules of the Draw:
1. To be eligible for this draw, your completed entry form must be received by the Secretary by Monday, August 15th, 2022.
2. The names of exhibitors whose entry forms are received by this date will be entered in the Early Bird Draw.
3. An exhibitors name will be entered only once for this draw, regardless of the number of entries on the form itself.
4. Prize winning names will be drawn by the BAS President in the Administration Office during the Fair weekend.
5. When the names are drawn the entry forms will be checked to confirm that the form was in fact completed and submitted prior to the deadline date (It is understood that some additions and/or deletions are made after the submission of the entry form. The requirement to be eligible for a prize is that no more than 20% can be changed).
6. Prizes will be in the form of a cheque and winners will be notified by phone or email shortly after the fair.


Sections:

1.

Early Bird Draw Prizes: 1st: $35, 2nd: $30, 3rd: $25, 4th: $20, 5th: $15, 6th: $10, 7th: $10, 8th: $10

Pet Show

DATE: Saturday, September 17th, 2022. Show commences at 1 pm between buildings 5 & 6.

Chairperson: TBD. Contact office info@binbrookagsociety.org

RULES:
1. Open to all children aged 13 years and under (child and pet must be accompanied by an adult)
2. Pets must be caged or leashed. (Supplied by owner)
3. Owner must have full control of pet and be responsible for clean-up after pet.
4. Binbrook Agricultural Society not responsible for loss or injury to either pet or owner.
5. Pets must be healthy.
6. Pets are restricted from livestock areas at all times.
7. The judges’ decision will be final.

Prizes: First prize in each class will receive $5.00 and a ribbon. All exhibitors will receive a souvenir ribbon.

Section:

1. Cat with longest whiskers

2. Dog with longest ears

3. Largest cat

4. Most colourful cat

5. Most colourful dog

6. Largest dog

7. Dog with longest tail

8. Cutest puppy under 6 months

9. Dog that can sit the longest

10. Best dressed pet

11. Best trick by pet

12. Dog that barks on command

13. Dog with shortest tail


Baby Show

Sunday, September 18th, 2022
12 pm in Memorial Hall
Sponsored by The Binbrook Agricultural Society

Chairperson: Maren Nimec (905) 692-1588

Registration: Registration the day of the show at Memorial Hall from 11 am - 11:45 am.

Sections:

1.

Girls and Boys 0-3 months

Most hair and least hair

2.

Girls and Boys 4-6 months

Longest fingers and longest toes

3.

Girls and Boys 7-9 months

Chubbiest cheeks and curliest hair

4.

Girls and Boys 10-12 months

Best dancer and best smile

5.

Chip Off the old Block

For all ages registered in sections 1-4 and multiples.

**Babies will be judged with a parent based on being most alike in dress and appearance.

6.

Multiples 0-12 Months

**Most alike in dress, appearance and cohesiveness.

In the case of identical vs fraternal multiples we may have more than one winner.

7.

Most Creative Halloween Costume - All Babies 0-12mo

Girls, boys and multiples.

BAS Scholarship Award

Demolition Derby

Friday, September 16th at 7pm

Chairperson: Drew Spoelstra 905-379-5751
For Information call Fair Office 905-692-4003

Please Note:
For registration and details please contact Impact Motorsports (Email:impactmotorsports.info@gmail.com & Phone 905-414-7001)


Fair Book Cover Contest

Congratulations to Rebecca Hollett of Binbrook for winning the 2020 Cover Contest and to Max Zimmermann for winning designing the cover for the 2020 Fair Flyer.

Help design the cover for the NEXT Binbrook Fair; win a prize, and be proudly represented in your community!

Prizes: 1 $50, 2 $25, 3 $10, all other entries will receive $5.

RULES:

1. The 2023 Binbrook Fair theme is, "Ridin', Rockin' and Livestockin'”. Please come back at a later date for more details.
2. Entries must be submitted on 17” high x 11” wide size paper. Please be aware of size specification.
3. Entries may be in colour or black and white.
4. Text titles are optional, and will be overlaid afterwards if not included. If you choose to include text titles the following must be on the submission: Dates – September 15th, 16th, 17th, 2023 along with the 170th Binbrook Fair and the theme of, "Ridin', Rockin' and Livestockin'”. For examples of past covers visit www.binbrookfair.org and click on cover contest.
5. Any format or type is acceptable but it must be artwork or your own creation.
6. Creating a matching watermark for the back cover is optional.
7. All submissions will become the property of the BAS, for use only in promoting the 2023 Fair.
8. The deadline for entries is 2pm on Friday, October 21st, 2023. Please drop off submissions to the Fair Office during business hours.
9. Winner will be announced at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation & Awards Dinner in November 2022.

….a few previous covers are below…. many more are in the office if you have questions…