Friday - August 9th

Grounds open at 3pm.
Stop by the CIBC Information Booth from 3pm to 8pm to have all your questions answered. Look for its new location near the midway!
The Harvest Festival reserves the right to change times and locations of events.


Around the Grounds...

All Day - Free Wifi!
Our grounds offer Free Wifi to all our visitors. Stop by the VISP booth to get the daily password.

3pm - Midnight - Midway is open 
Ride-all-day with the purchase of a wrist band for $30 per person. Need to cool off? Wristband purchases also get you into the Winkler Aquatic Centre for FREE!

3pm - 11pm - Food & Display Vendors are open
The food court is easy to find, just follow your nose! Music provided by MK Sound with Karaoke from 4pm - 5pm.


Kid's Entertainment

3pm - 7pm - Kid's Entertainment Open
Stop by the Kid's Entertainment area to check out the Crocus Petting Zoo and the Kid's Activity Tent, featuring carnival games and prizes (for children 10 and under only).


Cultural Stage

4pm - 5pm - Dr. Von Houligan
This is one show you won’t want to miss. Our traveling variety show brings back the old days of circus with talented and exciting performances of juggling, balancing, magic and more. At our interactive performance show many will be called upon to assist in the show. All will be interactive with the performer. Fun, laughter, and amazement are the emotions of the day.

5pm - 5:45pm - L Rae and J
L Rae & J are a prairie husband and wife duo, who love adventure, their dog, Willow, and sharing the stage together. This duo offers an animated performance paired with silly stories and heartwarming songs as they infuse music with the love and humour they share together!

6pm - 7pm - Dr. Von Houligan
Missed him the first time? Here’s a second opportunity to check out his amazing show!


Main Stage

6pm - 7pm - Paul Bergman
Paul’s most recent album release, Anthropology features songs like Creeping Charlie and In the cellar. Most recognizable as a folk artist, Paul has been treating fans all across the province for over 16 years.

7:15pm - 8:30pm - Pop Vegas
Pop Vegas is a cover band that plays a wide range of 80s and 90s pop music as well as Disco and Current dance / Top 40 music. Their highly energetic show will start the weekend off right!

8:45pm- 10pm - The Bruno Mars Experience
Bruno Mars is an American singer-songwriter, who has sold over 130 million records worldwide, and released seven number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100. Ajay is the embodiment of Bruno’s style and swagger. The Bruno Mars Experience showcases Mars’ musical career performing all of the hit songs you know and love, including Uptown Funk, Just The Way You Are, and That’s What I Like.


Off The Grounds

3pm - 9pm - Art Exhibit
Winkler Arts & Culture Centre, 547 Park Street

Check out the art exhibit. Beer and wine available for purchase.

6:30pm - Bingo at the WA+C
The Winkler Art’s & Culture Centre will be holding a community Bingo Night!