Crapaud Exhibition Schedule of Events 2017

Friday, July 28th, 2017

9am - 12noon                       4-H Entries must be received

10am – 1:30pm                    Domestic science entries received at Crapaud Curling Club

1pm                                        4-H classes judged, excluding livestock

2pm                                        Judging of Flowers, Culinary Art, Creative Art, Photography

5pm – 8pm                            G&G Amusement rides, Community BBQ special $1/ride

5:30pm – 7:00pm                 Community BBQ (free) on the exhibition grounds       

7:00pm                                  Official Opening with Mi’kmaq Drummers, Elder Prayer, Smudge Ceremony,

7:30pm                                  PEI Has Talent show (Rules & Regulations on p. 6)       

Saturday, July29th, 2017     Gate prices: Adults $8, 11&under free, if accompanied by an adult

The Hampton Women’s Institute will serve breakfast from 7am to 11am in the rink canteen.

The Crapaud Women’s Institute will serve BBQ dinners from 11am to 2pm and 4pm to 7pm in the Crapaud Curling Club.  Canteen services are also available during the day.

8am                                        Gates open, registration for pulls

9am                                        Pulls start

9am – 5pm                            Display of booths (Actiplex)

9:30 am                                 4-H sheep judging

9:30am – 5pm                      Agriculture Awareness (John Walker building) small animals, poultry, rabbits

10am- 4pm                           Children’s Activities (Green building)

10am                                      4-H Dairy Showmanship, horse, pony, rabbit judging, poultry classes, Lawn Tractor and 4WD Truck pulls, drop off Blueberry pies and Walnut cakes

10:15 am                               Mi’kmaq Flag ceremony, Elder prayer and Smudge Ceremony (big tent)

11am-12:30pm                    Mi’kmaq workshops begin (big tent)

11am                                      4-H Dairy Showmanship, Barrel racing, Pole Bending

11am – 3:30pm                    Food Awareness court, Savour the Flavour (Actiplex)

12pm                                      Blueberry pie and Walnut cake judging (Actiplex), registration Lumberjack competitions

12:30-2:30                            Mi’kmaq drummers, dancers and Mi’kmaq Legends (big tent)

1pm                                        Lumberjack competitions begin

2pm                                        Blueberry pie, walnut cake and ice cream sale, judging beef & dairy classes

2:30-4pm                               Mi’kmaq workshops (big tent)

3pm                                        Sushi demonstration and make your own sushi (Actiplex)

3:30pm                                  Salute to Champions (Actiplex mainstage)

4pm                                        Round Dance, Retiring of the Flag ceremony (big tent parade)

4:30pm                                  Potato peeling contest (Actiplex mainstage)

Sunday, July 30th, 2017       Gates prices: $5.00 Adults, 11& under free, if accompanied by an adult

9am                                        Barrel racing, Pole bending

1pm                                        Draft Horse pulls


Celebrating 150 Years of Canadian Diversity                                         Crapaud Exhibition is pleased to share with you in the celebration of the 150th anniversary of Confederation.  On Friday night, and Saturday of Exhibition day, Mi’kmaq culture will be showcased through sacred ceremonies, artisans’ workshops, and entertainment.   These are offered to bring all cultures together, celebrating Canadian diversity, inclusion, reconciliation, youth and environment.   See you in the Big Tent!

Friday, July 28th, 2017

5:30 – 7:00 pm                   Community BBQ on Exhibition grounds (free)

7:00pm                                 Grand Entry (Crapaud Actiplex) for Opening ceremonies with Mi’kmaq drummers, Flag ceremony, Mi’kmaq Elder performing smudge and prayer

7:30pm                                 PEI Has Talent show


Saturday, July 29th, 2017 (all Saturday’s activities take place outside in the big tent, Mi’kmaq artisans will be selling their crafts all day)

10:15 am                              Opening Flag ceremony

10:30am                               Mi’kmaq Elder performs smudge and prayer

11 – 12:30pm                      Hands-on workshops, need to sign-up for workshops ?

12:30 – 2:30pm                  Mi’kmaq drummers, dancers, Mi’kmaq Legends (theatre group)

2:30 – 4:00pm                    Hands-on workshops, need to sign-up for workshops ?

4:00pm                                 Retiring of the Flag ceremony, Youth exchange of gifts, Round Dance ?

The Mi’kmaq Legends will be performing in the Children’s Area (Green Building) at 11am and 3:15pm.

Contact Info

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Crapaud Exhibition Association
PO Box 153
20569 Trans Canada Highway
Crapaud, PEI,
C0A 1J0
Phone: (902) 658-2030 (Seasonal)


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