You are officially invited to participate in the 2018 Erin Fall Fair Equine Activities and Equine Tent, sponsored by Budson’s—Provisions for Country Living.

We welcome your involvement to help educate and promote our local equine community at the Erin Fall Fair which takes place on Thanksgiving Weekend Oct. 4-8, 2018 at 190 Main St. Erin Ontario.

The Equine Tent is open Saturday, Sunday and Monday (Oct. 6-8, 2018).

There are several ways you can get involved:

1.  Volunteer to help out in the Equine Tent

4 hours in exchange for a free pass to the Erin Fair

  • Free Volunteer T-shirt
  • Horse knowledge appreciated, but not necessary
  • Kids and adults needed (Kids under 14, please come with an adult)
  • Qualifies for Student Volunteer/Community Work Hours
  • Equine Guelph/University of Guelph has openings for two volunteers each day (great connection for future U of Guelph students)
Bridget or text:  519.216.4562 to discuss what area will work best for you
Equine Tent Volunteer Coordinator:  Rachel Patterson
2.  The Erin Fair Horse Parade
  • Monday October 8, 2018
  • Be at Fair for 12:30
  • Official Start Time: 1:30 pm
  • All breeds welcome!
  • Prizes for Largest, Smallest, Best of Show
  • Lots of fun—Show off your ride!
Contact our Horse Parade Captain directly:
Kelly Counsel-O’Callaghan  519.855.6580 email:
3.  Erin Fair Horse Classes/Shows (see individual contact info below)

There is a great selection of horse classes and events for participants and spectators. Please see our website to confirm what’s best for you and your horse. Erin Fair Prize Books are available at Budson’s—Main St. Erin. Erin Fair:    519.833.2808


Hunter/Jumper Show:  Leah McLean 519.820.7706  or Lindsay Bodalai  519.939.8533
Gaited Horse Show:  Jennifer Girvin
Heavy Horse Pull:  Cody Leitch  519.831.9426l


Ontario Barrel Racing:  Carol Robertson  519.855.4770
Ponies:  Welsh & Open:  Jennifer Girvin
Heavy Horse Show:   Rod Perry 519.855.6031
Haflinger Show:  Philipa Bodalai:  519.855.6031


Open Horse Show:  Marissa Mallais  519.400.0200
(formerly Gymkhana Horse and Pony Games)
Horse Costume Class—at noon break

Horses and Hounds:  Eglinton & Caledon Hunt Club
Erin Fair Horse Parade: Kelly Counsell-O’Callaghan  519.855.6580
1:30pm (Registration/Parking opens at 12 noon)