Record #: BAR1256
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 02 Nov 2022


Description (Service) Annual Agricultural Fair held at Essa Agriplex in Thornton
  • long standing annual tradition celebrating 170 years in August 2023
  • offers a wide variety of Homecraft and Livestock classes, as well as a midway, demolition derby, and local vendors
  • see website for details

Service Details

Public Comments The Barrie Fair is held at 7505 10th Line, Thornton (20th Side Rd & 10th Line, near Ivy)
Hours Hours:
Thu Aug 24 12 noon-11 pm
Fri Aug 25 10 am-11 pm
Sat Aug 26 9 am-11 pm
Sun Aug 27 9 am-6 pm

Dates: 2023: Aug 24-27
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, email or visit website for information about tickets
Languages English
Fees Admission - see website for details

Address and Location

Located In Community Essa
Address & Map
7505 10th Line
Essa, ON
Canada L0L 2N0
Intersection 10th Line and 20th Sideroad, near Ivy
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-726-1200
Fax 705-726-1250
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Primary Contact Ryan Johnson, Office Manager; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 1099 
Thornton, ON 
Canada L0L 2N0

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