The celebration will be focused on the weekend of June 15-17, 2018, but other events will also be taking place throughout 2018.

Download a printable schedule for the June 15-17, 2018 Celebration Weekend

This page will be updated as events become confirmed.

Past events are listed here.

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Fish Fry 4:30 pm
Fish Fry @ Dining Hall
Jun 15 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Fish Fry @ Dining Hall
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) 4:30 pm
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) @ Richmond Fairgrounds Big Tent
Jun 15 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) @ Richmond Fairgrounds Big Tent
Schedule: 4:30 PM 5:15 PM Ron Mills 5:15 PM 6:15 PM Buckledown Trio 6:15 PM 7:00 PM Tracey Brown/Randall Prescott
Celebration Weekend Opening Ceremonies 7:00 pm
Celebration Weekend Opening Ceremonies @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Military pageantry and colour come to life with the music of the Governor Generals Foot Guards Ceremonial Band of Parliament Hill fame, a guard of honour and colour party formed by members of the Ottawa units of the Royal Canadian…
Food: Bacon on a Bun 9:00 pm
Food: Bacon on a Bun @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Lions Club famous Bacon on a Bun is back!
Pub Night in the Fox Den (Pam & Doug Champagne Band) 9:00 pm
Pub Night in the Fox Den (Pam & Doug Champagne Band) @ Large Tent at Fairgrounds
Jun 15 @ 9:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 1:00 am
Pub Night in the Fox Den (Pam & Doug Champagne Band) @ Large Tent at Fairgrounds
Fireworks 9:30 pm
Fireworks @ Richmond Lions Park
Jun 15 @ 9:30 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Quilts in the Garden 9:30 am
Quilts in the Garden @ The Country Quilter
Jun 16 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Quilts in the Garden @ The Country Quilter
The Country Quilter, 3444 McBean St., will be holding our 16th annual ‘Quilts in the Garden’ event on June 16th, 2018, from 9:30 – 3:00pm. This colourful display will feature over 100 Quilts from local quilters, as well as many other beautiful handmade items.…
Antique Quilt Show 10:00 am
Antique Quilt Show @ St. Paul's United Church
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Antique Quilt Show @ St. Paul's United Church
Parade 11:00 am
Parade @ McBean St.
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Parade @ McBean St.
Parade will leave South Carleton High School at 11:00 AM and travel along McBean St. to Perth St.
Quilt Luncheon 11:00 am
Quilt Luncheon @ St. Paul's United Church
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Quilt Luncheon @ St. Paul's United Church
Activities at the Fairgrounds 12:00 pm
Activities at the Fairgrounds @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Children’s Activities Area Featuring games, entertainment, face painting, pony rides, small animals and much more. Displays Interior and outdoor historical displays celebrating Richmond’s past, which include a working blacksmith shop, campfire cooking, chainsaw carving demo, indigenous Art for Aid presentation,…
Art Show & Sale 12:00 pm
Art Show & Sale @ Richmond Curling Club
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Art Show & Sale @ Richmond Curling Club
Carnival Diablo – The Strangest Show Unearthed 12:00 pm
Carnival Diablo – The Strangest Show Unearthed @ Richmond Fairgrounds (Vaudeville Tent)
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Carnival Diablo - The Strangest Show Unearthed @ Richmond Fairgrounds (Vaudeville Tent)
Step inside and be prepared to be amazed by the ultimate sideshow.
Exhibits in the Curling Club 12:00 pm
Exhibits in the Curling Club @ Richmond Curling Club
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Antique Bed Auction Art Show -24 Artists Beckwith Museum Display Captain William Brown Bradley (Historical Display)- 104th Regiment Children’s Art Display – Schools Goulbourn Museum – Historical Land Grants Historical Society – Photographs of Days Gone By Indigenous Booth –…
The Duke of Richmond Public House (Live Music) 12:00 pm
The Duke of Richmond Public House (Live Music) @ Richmond Memorial Community Arena
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Duke of Richmond Public House (Live Music) @ Richmond Memorial Community Arena
Schedule: 12:00 PM 12:45 PM Polished Brass Quintet (feat. Duet by Tracey Brown and Ornella Kennedy 1:15 PM 2:00 PM Highway Sunrise 2:30 PM 3:30 PM Little Miss Taken 4:00 PM 5:00 PM Cougar Chick Tribute Band    
Central Band Concert & Mural Unveiling 1:00 pm
Central Band Concert & Mural Unveiling @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Canadian Armed Forces premier military band performs a concert prior to the unveiling of Richmond’s 200th Anniversary Legacy Project mural on the Curling Club side of the arena.
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) 1:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Advance Registration Required for Trolley Tour – Sign Up on June 15 and 16 at the fairgrounds.
Historical Walking Tour of McBean Street (Self-guided with Costumed Interpreters) 1:00 pm
Historical Walking Tour of McBean Street (Self-guided with Costumed Interpreters) @ McBean St. from Perth to Strachan
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historical Walking Tour of McBean Street (Self-guided with Costumed Interpreters) @ McBean St. from Perth to Strachan
View the web version  or download the app to your iPhone or Android smart phone of the McBean Street self-guided walking tour here.
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) 1:00 pm
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) @ Richmond Fairgrounds Big Tent
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) @ Richmond Fairgrounds Big Tent
Schedule: 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Fiddleheads 2:00 PM 2:45 PM Jessica Ferguson 2:45 PM 3:45 PM Junkyard Symphony 3:45 PM 5:00 PM Kevin Smith/Ava 5:00 PM 6:00 PM The Magnolia Rhythm Kings 6:00 PM 7:00 PM Rhythmfoot  
Firefighters BBQ 2:00 pm
Firefighters BBQ @ Dining Hall (Fairgrounds)
Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm
Firefighters BBQ @ Dining Hall (Fairgrounds)
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) 2:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Advance Registration Required for Trolley Tour – Sign Up on June 15 and 16 at the fairgrounds.
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) 3:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Advance Registration Required for Trolley Tour – Sign Up on June 15 and 16 at the fairgrounds.
Concert: Meghan Patrick, Jason Blaine feat. Kelly Prescott 8:00 pm
Concert: Meghan Patrick, Jason Blaine feat. Kelly Prescott @ Richmond Memorial Arena
Jun 16 @ 8:00 pm – Jun 17 @ 1:00 am
Concert: Meghan Patrick, Jason Blaine feat. Kelly Prescott @ Richmond Memorial Arena
Note: Advance tickets ($35) are now only available at the Royal Lepage Team Realty Office at 3441 McBean St. in Richmond. Tickets are $40 at the door.
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Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am
Pancake Breakfast @ Agricultural Society Dining Hall
Jun 17 @ 8:00 am – 10:45 am
Pancake Breakfast @ Agricultural Society Dining Hall
Joyful Non-denominational Service 10:30 am
Joyful Non-denominational Service @ Big Tent at the Fairgrounds
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am
Joyful Non-denominational Service @ Big Tent at the Fairgrounds
Art Show & Sale 11:00 am
Art Show & Sale @ Richmond Curling Club
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Art Show & Sale @ Richmond Curling Club
Activities at the Fairgrounds 12:00 pm
Activities at the Fairgrounds @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Children’s Activities Area Featuring games, entertainment, face painting, pony rides, small animals and much more. Displays Interior and outdoor historical displays celebrating Richmond’s past, which include a working blacksmith shop, campfire cooking, chainsaw carving demo, indigenous Art for Aid presentation,…
Carnival Diablo – The Strangest Show Unearthed 12:00 pm
Carnival Diablo – The Strangest Show Unearthed @ Richmond Fairgrounds (Vaudeville Tent)
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Carnival Diablo - The Strangest Show Unearthed @ Richmond Fairgrounds (Vaudeville Tent)
Step inside and be prepared to be amazed by the ultimate sideshow.
Exhibits in the Curling Club 12:00 pm
Exhibits in the Curling Club @ Richmond Curling Club
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Antique Bed Auction Art Show -24 Artists Beckwith Museum Display Captain William Brown Bradley (Historical Display)- 104th Regiment Children’s Art Display – Schools Goulbourn Museum – Historical Land Grants Historical Society – Photographs of Days Gone By Indigenous Booth –…
The Duke of Richmond Public House (Live Music) 12:00 pm
The Duke of Richmond Public House (Live Music) @ Richmond Memorial Community Arena
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Duke of Richmond Public House (Live Music) @ Richmond Memorial Community Arena
Schedule: 12:00 PM 12:45 PM Richmond Ramblers Bluegrass Band 1:00 PM 1:45 PM Michael McSheffrey Band 2:00 PM 2:45 PM Jim Simpson & Good Company 3:00 PM 4:00 PM Buckledown
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) 12:00 pm
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) @ Richmond Fairgrounds Big Tent
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Fox Den (Music & Entertainment) @ Richmond Fairgrounds Big Tent
Schedule: 12:00 PM 1:00 PM Rhythmfoot 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Ryan Potter 2:00 PM 2:30 PM South Carleton Dancers 2:30 PM 3:30 PM Kevin Smith 3:30 PM 4:00 PM Ottawa Fiddle & Step Dancers
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) 1:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Advance Registration Required for Trolley Tour – Sign Up on June 15 and 16 at the fairgrounds.
Historical Walking Tour of McBean Street (Self-guided with Costumed Interpreters) 1:00 pm
Historical Walking Tour of McBean Street (Self-guided with Costumed Interpreters) @ McBean St. from Perth to Strachan
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historical Walking Tour of McBean Street (Self-guided with Costumed Interpreters) @ McBean St. from Perth to Strachan
View the web version  or download the app to your iPhone or Android smart phone of the McBean Street self-guided walking tour here.
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) 2:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Advance Registration Required for Trolley Tour – Sign Up on June 15 and 16 at the fairgrounds.
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) 3:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historical Trolley Tour of Richmond Village (With Guide) @ The Trolley Stop (Fairgrounds)
Advance Registration Required for Trolley Tour – Sign Up on June 15 and 16 at the fairgrounds.
Celebration Weekend Closing Ceremony 4:00 pm
Celebration Weekend Closing Ceremony @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Join in honouring the memories of Richmond and area veterans who sacrificed themselves in past conflicts to protect Canadian values. Also  help nurture our future citizens and leaders, our youth, in a programme that looks back to our past and…
First Nations Performers 4:00 pm
First Nations Performers @ Richmond Fairgrounds
Jun 17 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Indigenous Peoples drummers, dancers, and singers in traditional dress entertain with a cultural display reflecting their history and heritage.
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