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Canning Show 2017

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Don't Miss Canning Show with Sideshow Alley-Fun for All
The 2017 Canning Show, presented by the Canning Agricultural, Horticultural & Recreational Society, will be held on Friday, 3rd and Saturday, 4th November at the Canning Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds.



FRIDAY (See below for full details)
The first day will have the following entertainment/events:

16 hour stage show
Roving entertainment
A variety of stalls
Rides
A large sideshow with games




Showbags



The Friday night will see the sky light up to celebrate the opening of the show with the annual fireworks display at 9 pm.



There will be music from the City of Canning Band, the amazing ZAP Circus, Sideshow Alley, and you can also enjoy the roving entertainment!



At the show, there will be a breathtaking display of the exhibits entered in the show competitions by talented locals, plus the following displays:

Youth exhibits
Fruit and Vegetables
Flowers
Home and Dairy Produce
Home Cooking
Sewing demonstrations
Dolls
Handicrafts
Hobby Ceramics
Painting and Drawing
Photography
Industrial Arts
Performance Art

This year the theme of the show is "Make Smoking History", and the Canning Show is sponsored by Healthway, promoting the Make Smoking History message. You can find out more about it here.



There will also be a live onsite broadcast with HeritageFM 107.3.

SATURDAY (See below for full programme)
On Saturday, the show continues with exhibits put on by the local community, as well as the animal petting farm and the following:

Stilt walking fun
Kinetic circus
An array of FREE activities and demonstrations for the whole family

Roving,entertainment
Roving entertainment


On Saturday, you can enjoy a different type of day out, so bring along your friends and family to the show for morning coffee or lunch.



You can meet Chef Dale and the talented painter Jackie Peach, and you can also go shopping at the Vintage Collective Markets. The show concludes Saturday night, ending with a huge concert! You will always find new and exciting things to see at the "Make Smoking History" Canning Show!



As well as entertainment and displays, what separates this event from other fairs and festivals, is what makes this a show that is, being the inclusion of the community! The mainstage will light up with Fred Mafrica hosting the Show Talent Quest. Also what makes this event a show, is the "platforms and opportunity that it gives members of the community to showcase their skills, talents and hobbyist items". Whether you knit, bake, paint, draw or busk on the streets, there's something for everyone at this exciting show. You can also see a link to a map of the showground here.

PROGRAMME
FRIDAY ON THE LOTTERYWEST STAGE
BOTH DAYS: Deadly Entertainment Deadly Serious Mainstage Host and entertainer
5.00 pm - 6:30 pm City of Canning Brass Band
6.45 pm - 7.45 pm Josh Johnstone - Musician
8.00 pm - 8.50 pm ZAP Circus -Fire Spectacular Circus Arco, Fire Comedy
8.50 pm Deadly Entertainment - fireworks countdown
9:00 pm Canning Show Firework Show supported by music - programmed by HFM Radio

SATURDAY ON THE LOTTERYWEST STAGE
10.30 am Peacock Dance Group - Traditional Indonesian Dance 11.00 am Dinkum Dinosaurs
12 noon Canning Show Talent Quest -Part 1 the best of new local talent presented in conjunction with The Couch
2 pm Dinkum Dinosaurs
3 pm Canning Show Talent Quest - Part 2 the best of new local talent presented in conjunction with The Couch
5 pm Dinkum Dinosaurs
6 pm Josh Johnstone - Musician
7.15 pm 80's Inc - Live Music
7.55 pm Deadly Entertainment Canning Show - People's Choice Awards
8.15 pm 80's Inc - Live Music

FRIDAY AROUND THE GROUNDS
5.30 - 7.30 pm Kintec Circus Kids Circus School - in the courtyard
6.00 - 8.00 pm Dangerous Delights Stilts artists - Roaming the grounds
6:30 pm Sydney or the Bush True Blue Entertainment for all the family
5.00 pm - 8.30 pm Old MacDonalds Petting Farm FREE activity - located in Farmland
BOTH DAYS Farmer Damian FREE activity - located in Farmland
BOTH DAYS Blacksmith - see a blacksmith and his anvil in action
BOTH DAYS Treechange Alpacas FREE activity - located in Farmland

SATURDAY AROUND THE GROUNDS
ALL DAY Stilt-walking & Enchanted Characters - Stilts artists roaming the grounds
10.00 am - 4.00 pm Kintec Circus Kids Circus School - in the courtyard
10.00 - 4.00 pm WA Rocks - Kids can decorate their own rock and take part in rock hiding phenomenon sweeping WA
ALL DAY Ivan and his Sheep - sheep and their dog roaming the grounds with Farmer Ivan
11am/2pm/5pm Sydney or the Bush True - Blue Entertainment for all the family
9.00 am - 7.00 pm Old MacDonalds Petting Farm FREE activity - located in Farmland
BOTH DAYS Farmer Damian FREE activity - located in Farmland
BOTH DAYS Treechange Alpacas FREE activity - located in Farmland
9.00 am - 4.00 pm Champion Lakes R.C FREE pony rides for younger children
BOTH DAYS Humpy Bumpy Camels - Camel rides



WHERE
Canning Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds
Cnr Albany Highway, and Station Streets
CANNINGTON

WHEN
3rd and 4th November 2017

COST
Adults $10.00
Aged Pensioner $ 5.00
Children 15 years and under FREE
Companion Card Holder FREE
Youth Exhibitors FREE

GATES OPEN
Friday 3rd November 5.00 pm to 10.00 pm
Saturday 4th November 9.00 am to 10.00 pm

EXHIBITIONS HALLS OPEN
Friday 3rd November 5 pm to 9 pm
Saturday 4th November 9 am to 8 pm

PARKING
Free parking Off Liege and Station Streets

MORE INFORMATION
You can find out more about this show here.
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Why? For the fun of the show
When: Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th November, 2017
Where: Cannington Exhibition Centre, Cnr Station St and Albany Highway
Cost: $10 adult, Pensioner $5, Children 15 & under FREE
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