Schedule of Events

Winchester Open Mic Night: Dairyfest Edition!

With guest MC country recording artist Howie Hooper.

Date: Friday, August 10
Time: Doors open 7pm
Location: The Old Town Hall, 478 Main Street, Winchester, ON
Cost: Free!

All performers welcome!


Dairyfest will take place on Saturday, August 11, 2018. 

Activities will take place in downtown Winchester at Sweet Corner Park

Corner of Main and St. Lawrence Streets

Our 2018 Schedule of Events:

Downtown/Sweet Corner Park:

Time:  Location: Event:
6–11 am Winchester Fire Hall Fire Department Breakfast
8–10 am Hospital Prostate Cancer Awareness Clinic (Free)
8 am Arena Pavilion Dairy Dash ($20 registration)
Download Registration Form (opens in PDF)
9 am Sweet Corner Park Opening Ceremonies with the Ottawa Police Pipe Band
9 am–4 pm Downtown Street Market (Sidewalk Sale)
9 am Downtown Parmalat Cheese Sale (while quantities last)
9 am–4 pm Various Locations Kids’ Zone. See full schedule below.
10 am—6 pm Various Locations Live Entertainment. See full schedule below.
11 am–3 pm Downtown On site with Juice FM
11 am–4 pm Winchester Legion Legion Beer Garden
12–2 pm Old Town Hall Little Ray’s Reptiles

2:30 pm

Winchester Legion Legion Cow Stampeed
12–9 pm Seaway Stage Dairyfest Beer Gardens
2:30 pm North Dundas Business Centre Tractor Parade
5–8 pm Street Dinner Cup of Jo’s
6:30–9:30 pm Seaway Stage Grenville Gremlins Live Call Square Dance with caller Geoff Clarke. Dress in your best cowboy/cowgirls outfit for prizes (to be awarded at 7:30 pm).
7:30–9:30 pm St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church Kelli Trottier and the Mushy Peas (opens poster in PDF). $20 per ticket


Live Entertainment:

Time:  Location: Event:
10 am–12 pm Seaway Stage The Scott Campbell Trio
10:30–11:30 am Sweet Corner Park Ashley Thomas School of Dance
 12–12:45 pm Sweet Corner Park  The Cow Guys
12–4 pm Winchester Legion Hillbilly High Way
 12:30–2:30 pm Seaway Stage Marleen Fawcett
1:30–3:30 pm Sweet Corner Park The Mighty Harmonics
3–3:45 pm Seaway Stage The Cow Guys
4–6 pm Seaway Stage Sons of Gord


Kids’ Activities:

Time:  Location: Event:
9 am–4 pm North Dundas Business Centre Bouncy Castles
North Dundas Business Centre Tractor Display
Old Town Hall Lego Car Rides
Old Town Hall Remote Control Cars
Old Town Hall Face Painting
Old Town Hall Video Games and Cartoons
Old Town Hall Stone Mason Chip Program
St. Lawrence Street Petting Zoo
Downtown Mechanical Bull


Did you know...

Like a human’s fingerprints, no two cow’s spots are exactly the same.

Ault & Ault Law Office
Cass, Grenkie & Remillard
Collins Barrow WCM LLP
Dr. Carlin Dental Clinic
Dundas Veterinary Clinic
Farmer John Cinnamon
Job Zone d'emploi
McDougall Insurance & Financial
Milano Pizzeria

Nation River Health Clinic
Neal's Heating, Cooling & Refrigeration
New Life Mills, A Division of Parrish & Heimbecker Ltd.
Royalty Limousine Services Ltd.
Vanden Bosch Elevators Inc.
Winchester Grain Elevator, Division of P&H
W.S. Stewart Trucking

Winchester Dairyfest

Thank Moo!