2021 Convention
Feb. 18-20, 2021
Due to the limited staff
available at the hotel
our room block will
open on July 1st.




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Old photos honouring our 175th Anniversary at this page.

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Information from Round Table Discussions/meetings

May 27, COVID-19 webinar #10 Topic - OMAFRA Ontario Grants Doug Reddick, Director , Business Development Branch and Rick Berthiaume, Manager Economic Development Programs of Ministry of Agriculture, and Tobias Clarke Initiatives & Programs Coordinator Food and Rural Affairs as guest speakers. For recording click here
PowerPoint Presentation

May 20, COVID-19 webinar # 9 Topic - Communicating about food, farming and fairs during COVID
for recording click here 
PowerPoint Presentation

May 14, COVID-19 webinar # 8 Topic - Ambassador Program Roundtable Discussion for recording click here
Guest Speaker Paula Ellis,  CNE 

May 13, COVID-19 webinar # 7 Topic - VIRTUAL FAIR - for recording click here
"Discussion of different ideas to re-image your Fair for 2020"
Guest Speaker Harry Stoddart, General Manager, Lindsay Agricultural Society (LEX)

PowerPoint Presentation

May 6th 2020 COVID-19 Roundtable  #6 Small and Medium Fair Discussion recording

April 29 2020 COVID-19 Discussion #5 General Discussion on Insurance recording  password required copy and paste - 5k@22@4g 
Speaker Shawn LaPalm, from The Co-operators
15 minute video by Shawn LaPalm - Click here
PowerPoint Presentation 

April 22nd 2020 COVID-19 Discussion #4 Scenario Mapping and Planning recording
Speaker Scooter Korek, North American Midway Entertainment
PowerPoint Presentation
Scenario Mapping Guide
Working with Sponsors

April 15th 2020 COVID-19 Discussion # 3 Communicating with your Sponsors recording
(Sorry the very start of this meeting was not recorded) please click here for Kim and Catherine bio's
Speaker Kim Shippey, President of KMJ Consultants
and Catherine Akins, Development Officer, Norfolk County Fair & Horse Show
PowerPoint Presentation

April 7th 2020 COVID-19 Meeting #2 Contract FAQ's with Don Perry of Perry Law recording
PowerPoint Presentation by DonPerry - Contract's FAQ's

April 7th 2020 COVID-19 Round Table discussion #2 email information

April 1st 2020 COVID-19 Round Table Discussion video
April 1st meeting # 1 notes


Links and other information

Festival & Events Ontario COVID-19 Resource Centre

Governance Solutions Inc  Note information/ replays are only kept on this page temporarily. near the bottom under Previouse Sessions click on "How to Chaira Virtual Meeting" and infomation around Electionic Meeting Policy.