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George Canyongeorgecanyon4
Huron Mutuals Main Stage at 3:00 pm
A multi-JUNO award winner and PLATINUM selling artist and a Canadian country music legend, George Canyon is continually melding his love of family with his passion for music; his integrity and dedication to his family are reflected through the songs he writes and the stories he tells.



Dog Agilitydogagility
CKNX Event Centre at 9:30 am & 12:30 pm







Eric Ethridgeericethridge
Huron Mutuals Main Stage at 1:30 pm and the Lounge at 4:00 pm
Eric Ethridge’s brand started to gain serious momentum in 2015 after the release of a series of orchestra country-pop covers, one of which garnered him a mention in Rolling Stone Magazine.





Mairlyn Smith:mairlynsmith
CityLine Home Economist
Lifestyles Tent at 1:00 pm
Mairlyn Smith is a professional home economist and food writer making guest appearances on the daytime show Cityline. A five-time best selling author, Mairlyn merges healthy cooking with humour.




Tailgate Talkstailgate
Located in the Farming for the Future Tent
Farmers are always learning from not only themselves but from family and neighbours: from one another. The popular daily Tailgate Talks are back.
Local Food Initiatives - 10:00 am
Farming in Social Media - 12:00 pm
Ontario Wildlife Damage Compensation Program - 2:00 pm



Knights of Valour Joustingkights2
CKNX Event Centre at 11:00 am & 2:00 pm
Passion, blood, sweat, tears! The exhilaration of sport is something we can all relate to in our modern days. So what if we take all that and take a blast to the past? That’s right, we will be going back to a time of steel, horses and honour when the Knights of Valour take centre stage in the CKNX Event Centre. Fitting the IPM’s flavour of future meeting past, visitors will be able to view jousting at the finest level. These men are not just showmen and the jousting is 100% real. So expect some heavy lashes and get ready to cheer on your knight in shining armour.

Szoke Extreme Motorcycle Demoszoke
Walton Square at 9:30 am, 1:00 pm & 3:30 pm
Szoke Extreme Motorcycle Demo is an experience like no other. High flying Freestyle Motorcross combined with the precision of Observed Trials that partner with the eccentric Professional Street Freestyle. Our highly skilled daredevil riders will be sure to impress. Jordan Szoke is a five-time National Sportbike Champion, 2016 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy Champion, and inductee to the Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame for a freestyle motocross trial demonstration.


Team Farmall Dancing Tractorsdt1
Walton Square at 11:30 am & 2:30 pm
After approximately 3,500 man hours of practice time and drivers' investments in tractors, valued at $7,500 per tractor, Team Farmall is ready to perform. The square dance, comprised of traditional calls that all square dance enthusiasts recognize, is combined with precision driving which makes the performance fun, not only for Team Farmall, but for all who come to watch!

Cowboy Trail Challenge
RAM Rodeo Ring at 9:00 am

Ram Rodeo Tourram4
Ram Rodeo Ring at 12:00 om and 2:00 pm
The 2017 IPM is pleased to be hosting the perennial favourite 2017 RAM Rodeo Tour. At the Rodeo you will see events including Bareback, Barrel Racing, Breakaway Roping, Bull Riding and Team Roping; come and join the excitement!




Queen of the Furrow Speeches
Huron Mutuals Main Stage at 10:00 am
Come out and show your support for the Queens at IPM 2017!


Friday at a Glance
Plowing Daily Hydro One Education Centres
Morning - 9:30 am O'Canada - 10:00 am Luca “Lazylegz” Patuelli - Hip Hop Dancer - 10:00 am
Horse Plowing - 9:00 am Steam Engine Plowing Demo - 1:00 pm, Antiques Area Daniel Steep’s Agri Magic Show - 11:00 am & 1:15 pm
  Brussels Fair Kids Tractor Pull - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm & 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm The Ag-Mazing Food Farm: livestock, crops and food. See the whole story.





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World Ploughing Organization

Farm Family Awards



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