cOMMUNITY Beautification CoNTEST

Beautification IPM 2022Get involved and get creative -
A total of $3,000 is up for grabs!

Open to all residents and businesses of United Counties of Leeds & Grenville

For contest details and how to enter, download the Entry Form here.
Fill out the entry form on page 2 and "save as" a file name (e.g., your name).
To enter the contest, email the file to as an attachment.

EXTENDED DEADLINE! August 31, 2022

The International Plowing Match & Rural Expo is coming to Kemptville from September 20-24, 2022! This event is held annually in Ontario and is North America’s largest outdoor agricultural and rural expo and usually attracts more than 80,000 visitors over the 5-day event.

This is an opportunity for residents & businesses in the United Counties of Leeds Grenville to showcase our rich abundance of agricultural farmland and quaint towns & villages. The IPM 2022 Beautification Contest is your opportunity to visually demonstrate your community spirit  and welcome the visitors to the United Counties by decorating the entrance to your home and/or business.


  • Flowers: Sunflowers and Marigolds
  • Beautification Theme: United We Grow
  • IPM 2022 Colours: Yellow, Green, Blue & Brown
  • IPM 2022 Theme: A Community Showcase of Agriculture & Rural Living - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
  • Overall Appeal and Impact



Prizes will be awarded in each category:
1st Prize - $300, 2nd Prize - $200, 3rd Prize - $100

Download the IPM 2022 Beautification Poster here.

Questions? Please contact the Beautification Committee: