Covid-19 Caused a Crafting Comeback…So Comeback and Share Your Pandemic Projects at the Fair

Posted Date: 
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
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London, Ontario, June 21, 2022: Did you find arts and crafts helpful to pass the time throughout the past two years? Pandemic statistics state there was a 200% boom in online hobby sales and Western Fair can’t wait to see your work on display during this year’s annual fair.

Happy Days are here again – and our arts, culinary and gardening competition entries are open with lots of categories and Creative Arts Competition opportunities for all ages. Our valued sponsor The Londoner is back on board as our 2022 Creative Arts Competition supporter, helping Western Fair get out message out to the public, and we couldn’t be happier! Watch for community and fair competition updates and information in The Londoner throughout July and August.

How do you showcase your crafty creations at the Western Fair? It’s as easy as one, two three.

  1. Visit the fair’s website and go to the Competitions Page to register online as an exhibitor.
  2. Check out all the available 2022 competitions from fine art, photography, crafts, culinary, quilts, flowers, vegetable competitions and more, and select the categories you want to enter.
  3. Drop your entries off at the Western Fair’s Entry Office in August to be judged for your chance to win thousands of dollars in prize money, bragging rights and your skills on display for all of London to see!

The Western Fair would love to see a ton of community members share their talents as we get back to doing what we love best at the fair – Creative Arts Competition and creative competitions. Exhibitors are encouraged to use our new online entry process at

Need assistance give our competitions team a call at (519) 438-7203 ex 327 or email

Western Fair is the place to share and showcase your talents and hobbies. If a gardening green thumb is more your style we have competition classes for that too. Many divisions and classes to enter, something for everyone and every age, and if you have ideas for future competitions we would love to hear from you.

BUY EARLY, SAVE BIG: If you would like to attend the Western Fair, September 9-18, 2022, discounted Advance Tickets are available online at NEW this year Children 10 & under and Seniors 70+ are FREE!

For More Information:

Greg Blanchard

(519) 438-7203 EX 239