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Friday, February 12, 2021

LONDON, February 12, 2021 – Following Friday’s designation of the London-Middlesex Region being placed in the ‘Red-Control’ zone by the Government of Ontario, The Raceway at Western Fair District has announced plans to resume live racing, without spectators, at the London...

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

London, ON, Feb. 10, 2021 -- We are all feeling a bit cooped up these days. Make the most of it by getting your ticket to the premier poultry event in Canada, coming to you in a virtual format this year. Mark your calendars for Engage - a virtual National Poultry Show event, sponsored by Aviagen...

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Monday, February 8, 2021

Western Fair District is a not-for-profit agricultural Association that has evolved over a century-and-a-half to a multi-faceted event centre which includes agriculture, education, sports, entertainment, music, and shopping. Today, everything from the annual fall fair, consumer and trade shows,...

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

London, February 3, 2020 -- The London Farm Show has been around more than 82 years and has grown into the largest indoor farm show in Eastern Canada. It has seen many changes during that period but this year will be something new for the historic show as it goes virtual for the first time....

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

$7.2 million to expand London agri-food accelerator, boost food and beverage companies and support 650 jobs January 21, 2021          London, Ontario                ...

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

London, January 11, 2020 -- The first Hugh Mitchell – Western Fair 4-H Endowment Fund Scholarship has been awarded to Emily Duenk of Denfield. Duenk is pursuing her Masters of Science in the Plant Science department at the University of Guelph’s Ridgetown campus. She was recognized...

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Friday, December 11, 2020

Effective this Monday, December 14 at 12:01 a.m., as part of Ontario’s COVID-19 response framework, Middlesex-London will be moving into the Red-Control zone. As a result, the Grandstand facility will be temporarily closed to the public until restrictions are lifted. This change means that...

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

LONDON, November 18, 2020 -- The Raceway at Western Fair District is teaming up with some of the province’s best drivers to spread added Christmas cheer this holiday season. The London oval will play host to the first-ever Drivers’ Holiday Challenge in support of Toys for Tots on Sunday...

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

London, November 17, 2020 -- In what is now a familiar story across the event industry, the Western Fair Association (WFA) one of the oldest agricultural societies in Ontario, lost all of its traditional shows and events following March 2020, in support of the worldwide fight against COVID-19. Many...

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Local food program for children develops expansion strategy to address Private Member’s Bill 216 and the United Nation’s call for help on World Food Day    London, ON  – Growing Chefs! is opening a...

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