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 Please indicate the number of tickets required.

Opening Ceremonies

Providence Bay Fair Ground 5143 Hwy 551, Providence Bay, ontario, Canada

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 […]


Providence Bay Fair Ground 5143 Hwy 551, Providence Bay, ontario, Canada

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

Providence Bay Fair Ground 5143 Hwy 551, Providence Bay, ontario, Canada

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 […]

Outdoor Movie Night

Providence Bay Fair Ground 5143 Hwy 551, Providence Bay, ontario, Canada

Join us at the Providence Bay fairgrounds for our monthly outdoor movie night! Bring your own blanket/ chair. Pay at the gate!

Haybale and Yard Display Competition

Manitoulin Island

Enter your yard display or hay bale structure in our annual competition! This years theme is "Life is a Country Song". Prizes to be won. Judging takes place August 2.

“Decades” Music Bingo Fundraiser

Providence Bay Hall

Join us at the Providence Bay Hall for a night of bingo, music and good times! We play hits from across the decades, and you mark them off on your bingo card. Prizes to be won! This is a licensed 19+ event. Call/ text 705-210-8589 to purchase tickets.

Adam’s Sunflower Challenge

Manitoulin Island

The Annual Sunflower Challenge in honour of our past direct Adam MacDonald is taking on additional meaning this year as we show support to Ukraine. We want to see your sunflower display! Email us a photo of your display and we will create an exhibit of the photos in the exhibit hall. Photo deadline is […]