Fall fair

The midway lights up the Alberni District Fall Fairgrounds in September 2019. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

Alberni District Fall Fair brings back midway for 2021

September fair will include some live, some virtual events

 

Carol Brown from the Alberni District Fall Fair committee, works on the online feed for the 2020 virtual Fall Fair on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. (SONJA DRINKWATER/ Special to the AV News)

Alberni District Fall Fair wins national award for innovation

Long-running traditional Vancouver Island fair went virtual due to COVID-19

 

The Alberni District Fall Fair is going virtual from Sept. 10 to 13. (NEWS FILE PHOTO)

Alberni District Fall Fair goes virtual

Small market, raffle will take place at Fall Fair Grounds on Sept. 12

 

Looking back at the Alberni District Fall Fair in the 1960s, when the Stephens Barn was built. The barn remains a feature for livestock on the fairgrounds. The Fall Fair has been cancelled for 2020, the first time in its 75-year history. (PHOTO COURTESY ANN SIDDALL)

A LOOK BACK: at the Alberni District Fall Fair

A Look Back is a new feature in the Alberni Valley News featuring historic community photos

Looking back at the Alberni District Fall Fair in the 1960s, when the Stephens Barn was built. The barn remains a feature for livestock on the fairgrounds. The Fall Fair has been cancelled for 2020, the first time in its 75-year history. (PHOTO COURTESY ANN SIDDALL)
The Alberni District Fall Fair, which will turn 75 this year, was voted as the Favourite Community Event in the 2020 Alberni Valley News Readers’ Choice awards. This year’s fair takes place Sept. 10-13. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

Alberni District Fall Fair cancelled due to COVID-19

Fair will celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2021 instead, chairperson said

The Alberni District Fall Fair, which will turn 75 this year, was voted as the Favourite Community Event in the 2020 Alberni Valley News Readers’ Choice awards. This year’s fair takes place Sept. 10-13. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)