Car Tour Scavenger Hunt

The Bobcaygeon Fall Fair is inviting you to join us on an old-fashioned Car Tour. Tour historical points of interest, local landmarks, farm gate vendors, machinery, crops, livestock and agricultural sites in the Bobcaygeon area! We hope this will be a family-friendly way to spend an afternoon learning about our community.

Saturday August 21st

Saturday September 11th

Saturday September 18th

On each registration day the first 150 in-person registrations will get a Kawartha Dairy "Buy 1, Get 1 Free" coupon!

or REGISTER online below

 

There are two routes (~3 hours in length):

  • North Route - Travelling through the former North Verulam, Somerville and Harvey Townships

  • South Route - Travelling through the former South Verulam and Emily Townships

How does it work?

Register in-person or online to receive tour directions and questionnaire.

Answer the questionnaire in full and submit them to the Fair Office when complete.

Submissions will be judged by mid-October.

Winners receive "bragging rights" and will be announced on our website!

 

Rules & Courtesies

  • No cost to register, donations accepted

  • This is an untimed tour that can be done at your own pace

  • Each vehicle will assign a team captain and the captain will be responsible for their team. Participants can only be on one team per tour (i.e., North and South)

  • Obey the rules of the road and the Highway Traffic Act

  • A significant part of this trip will be on country roads; if you meet or follow any farm machinery on the road, please give them time and space to get to their destination

  • Do not trespass on property (climbing fences, opening gates /doors) unless accompanied by or given permission to by the property owner

  • Some farms hold “farm gate” sales. If they are open, you're welcome to visit. However, if they are closed, please arrange to come back another time.

  • Be aware that the animals on the farms are NOT pets - don't approach them

  • There is no need to walk in a roadside ditch or climb a fence to complete this tour

  • Be aware of poison ivy in ditches and edges of fields

  • The Bobcaygeon Agricultural Society assumes no responsibility or liability for any injuries sustained, while participating in this Car Tour

 

Registration will be open 8am - 12pm

at the Farmer's Market

47 Mansfield Street

Registration

To register, please fill out the form: