It’s the year of the goose for the Coombs Fair.
The 105th annual fair runs this weekend Aug. 11 and 12 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily at the Coombs Fairgrounds located at 1014 Ford Rd.
The Coombs Fair, which is hosted by the Arrowsmith Agricultural Association, will feature 4H exhibits and livestock, blacksmiths, a tiny homes display, live music, antique tractors, vintage horse-drawn buggies and more. Activities at the fair can include a pancake breakfast each morning, chicken and duck races, a ladies’ nail-driving competition, plus demonstrations and exhibits.
Fair participants come from across Vancouver Island, according to the Arrowsmith Agricultural Society’s website.
For more information, visit www.arrowsmithag.com/coombs-fair.
— NEWS Staff