Drop off Exhibits

Drop off exhibits anytime between 8-11am at the Exhibit Hall.

Pick Up Exhibits

Pick up your exhibits between 8am and 11am at the Exhibit Hall.

Pick Up Swag Bags

On Thursday, August 19 pickup of pre-ordered Providence Bay Fair swag bags will take place. Adult swag bags will have a baseball hat, and the family swag bags will have a beach towel. All swag bags will have water bottles contained in them. Time 10am-7pm

Adam’s Sunflower Challenge

Planting sunflowers this year? Consider participating in Adam’s Sunflower Challenge! This year will be a bit different than last year. Submit a photo of your sunflowers here of your beautiful sunflower displays. The photos will be judged and prize money awarded. Please attach a short description of what sunflowers mean to you and include your address and […]

Virtual Crop Tour

Reminder to farmers as planting gets underway – we want to put your crops on our virtual crop tour map! The map will show photos of the crop with a brief description, and can be followed virtually or as a driving tour! Join in on helping the public learn about agriculture (and get a chance […]

Virtual Bingo

Manitoulin Island

Bingo is back! Friday, August 20 as part of the Opening Ceremonies at 7 pm. Live on Facebook and Youtube. Get your free tickets by emailing almjohnston@gmail.com. Please indicate the number of tickets required.

Opening Ceremonies

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Friday, August 20 opening ceremonies will be held at 7 pm. There will be limited in-person (pre-registered seating available) and everything will be live on the internet. The online bingo will also take place, just like last year. There is not going to be a fair ambassador pageant this year because there is still no […]


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Parade downtown from 11:30am to 12pm

Soap Box Derby

The Soap Box Derby is Back!!!! Pre-Registration is open for children 4-10. All participants must have their own helmet to take part. Pre-self-screening is also required the morning before the event. This will save time and allow for the derby to start as scheduled. A safety consent form will be required to have signed at […]

Live music, car/ tractor show, farm olympics

Live music, car/ tractor show, farm olympics at the fairgrounds 12pm-4pm. The Providence Bay Fair welcomes Celtic Music Group Hunt the Hare and Sudbury's own River Valley Saturday afternoon. Please bring your own lawn chairs or blanket to sit on. Sun hats and sun glasses are also recommended. This is a stationery event so masks […]

Manitoulin’s Got Talent & Family Movie Night Register

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Manitoulin's Got Talent and we want to show it off. Talented people are welcome to send in their video of their talent, before August 15th, to be shown tonight in a video presentation. The Presentation will be hosted in person by our very own Karlene Scott. Following the video, a movie will be presented on […]

The Owen MacKelvie Memorial Amazing Island Family Race

In last year’s Amazing Race, there was a total of 10 stops, 18 teams participating and 87 kilometres travelled. More details will follow, but this year’s event will be even bigger and better than last year. The race will begin at 10am from the ball field beside the arena. When booking, you are booking one […]