Western Fair closes grounds Friday evening due to severe weather

Posted Date: 
Friday, September 5, 2014
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London, Ontario, September 5, 2014: 

Western Fair closes grounds Friday evening due to severe weather.

The fair will reopen on Saturday, September 6 at 11:00 am.

Due to severe weather warning for the remainder of the evening and severe weather we are currently experiencing all patrons on site were evacuated to buildings for safety, midway was closed and the concert cancelled. 

“This closure is in the best interest of public safety,” states fair management. 

People, who purchased ride all day wristbands on Friday will be allowed to use their ride pass any other day for the remainder of the fair.  Admissions are not refundable due to the fair’s weather policy which is posted on our website, and at all gates into the fair.

 

More information:

Heather Blackwell

(519) 438-7203 ext. 261

hblackwell@westernfairdistrict.com