Visitor Information

Look here for more information about the Brigden Fair, including hours, admission and other essential information. If you can’t find the information you are looking for, please feel free to contact us

For your dog’s safety. they must be leashed while on the grounds (except when competing in the Mutt Show), and obey all posted signs.

General Information

  • Cash back (ATM) is available from any World’s Finest Shows ticket booth
  • An ATM is available in the Exhibition Hall

When

  • Friday, October 6, 2017 – Monday, October 9, 2017
  • Thanksgiving Weekend

Where

  • Brigden Fairgrounds, Brigden, ON
  • GPS Address: 2435 Courtright Line, St. Clair, ON
  • Google Maps Link

Admission

  • Adults: $10.00    Friday only: $5.00 until 5pm / $10 after 5pm
  • Elementary School Aged: Free

Parking

  • Free parking on the fairgrounds
  • Please park on the fairgrounds instead of on the town streets
  • People mover wagons are often available for those with walking difficulties
  • Handicap parking is available near the buildings

Midway

  • By World’s Finest Shows
  • Opens Daily At 10:00 AM
  • Closes Daily At Midnight (but may close earlier depending on the number of visitors in the midway)
  • Advance Midway Coupon Purchases at worldsfinestshows.com Confirmed For 2017 

Monster Truck Rides Not Available For 2017

  • Running Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
  • Located inside the main entrance

Child Identification Program Not Available For 2017

Child Identification Program

  • Running Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 4pm
  • Located under the flag beside the OPP Trailer

Helicopter Rides Confirmed For 2017

  • Running Saturday, Sunday and Monday
  • Located in the back (east) of the parking lot
  • For an approx. 7 minute ride the cost per person is $60 per adult, $40 for children under 11 and it’s a 3 passenger R44 helicopter. (Prices updated October 2015)
  • Payment is made prior to boarding — no advance tickets. Cash, Visa or Mastercard accepted — no debit available.

Junior Building

  • Fruits
  • Vegetables
  • School Displays
  • Educational Features
  • 4-H & Junior Farmers Displays
  • Heaviest Pumpkin
  • Home Department – Canning

Exhibition Hall

  • Crafts
  • Quilts
  • Flowers
  • Baking
  • Photography
  • Youth Classes
  • Brigden Fair Lunch Counter with homemade pies and lunch
  • Pastry and ice cream making demonstrations

Building Hours

  • Friday & Saturday – Open at 9:00AM and Close at 8:00PM
  • Sunday – Open at 9:00AM and Close at 6:00PM
  • Monday – Open at 9:00AM and Close at 4:30PM
  • Exhibit Removal Begins No Earlier Than 4:30PM

Fairgrounds Map – Click to Enlarge

Fairgrounds Map