Fall fairs are ingrained in Grey County's history. Most still celebrate the season the way it has been done for well over a century in rural Ontario, with livestock and trained animal shows; bake-offs; fruit, vegetable, flower and preserve contests; parades; quilt and art shows; farm equipment displays; BBQ dinners and live entertainment.
The Rotary Club of Wiarton's Maple Magic is now in its 8th year. A fun filled family event that includes celebrating the onset of Spring with a feast of Buttermilk Pancakes topped with fresh Regal Point Elk Farm's Maple Syrup. The house specialties include a Peaches & Cream meal and Kids Gourmet meal selections of a Wiarton Willie or a Country Bear. OR, try a "snack waffle" from the Waffle Bar! Climb Mt. Haymore! Tag along on the guided Elk Tour! Find the hidden Willies on the Wiarton Willie Trail! Visit the Bush Play playground! Visit the “Land of Giants”, monster machines to see & touch. Petting Zoo & Pony Rides on-site! Learn about the state-of-the-art production of Maple Syrup!
This event takes place over 2 weekends: March 23, 24 and March 30, 31 from 9:00am to 1:00pm each day.