May 23 to 26, 2024
Year 174 Fair Theme: From Farm To Table

Special Prizes

Homecraft Classes 27 – 42



Saturday 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Sunday 11:00 PM to 4:00 PM.  The Hall will re-open on Sunday at 4:30 PM FOR EXHIBITORS ONLY to pick up their exhibits.  Entry forms, and entry tags available online at or contact:

Chair Chris Somerville……. 905-939-7795

A big THANK YOU to the following generous donors for providing prizes for the 2023 HOMECRAFT Winners:

Barb Niemeyer

Bev Donaldson

BTN Nurseries, Schomberg

Christine Munshaw

Chris Somerville

Clarke & Joanne Smith

Home Hardware, Tottenham

Janet & Jack Orr

Kathleen Gorsline

Linda Baker

Linda Jessop

Malcolm Family

Mary Maxim, Paris

Mr. Sub, Aurora

Monica Duggan, Teresa Slade & Families

Nick Nack Nook, Schomberg

Norma Jean Stephenson-Frans

Northcott Fabrics, Vaughan

Pioneer Honey, Schomberg

Seasons Floral Studio, Schomberg

Scruffy Duck, Schomberg

South Simcoe Master Gardeners

Spinrite Yarns, Listowel

Subway, Schomberg

Suzanne Malcolm-Plue

The Quilt Store, Newmarket

Tim Hortons, Schomberg

York Region Milk Board





The adult exhibitor winning the highest number of points.

Exhibitor must win a prize in at least THREE DIFFERENT CLASSES. First prize winners in 2022 and 2023 are not eligible.

The top exhibitor will have their name engraved on the “Janet Orr Perpetual Plaque” as well as a special prize to be determined before the Fair. The winner will also receive a plaque donated by the Schomberg Agricultural Society.



The exhibitor winning the second highest number of points must win a prize in at least THREE DIFFERENT CLASSES to be eligible.



The Exhibitor with the highest points will have their name engraved on the Champion Cook Perpetual Plaque donated by Grainne Malcolm & receive a plaque donated by the Schomberg Agricultural Society. NOTE: 1st prize winners of 2022 & 2023 are not eligible.




A special prize will be awarded to the new exhibitor with the highest points in at least THREE DIFFERENT CLASSES. Please mark the outside of your entry tag “new exhibitor”.




We want to extend our appreciation to all participants in the 2023 Homecraft Competitions – we had a great turnout of competitors, both from local residents and visitors.  We rely on the displays of entries to make our Fair a success, and the entries this year were outstanding.  Here is a list of the Homecraft Champions for 2023


Homecraft Champion: Myrna Morehouse, Schomberg

Runner-up: Rick Westgarth, Guelph

Champion Cook: Sheila Lewis, Caledon

Runner-up: Rick Westgarth, Guelph


New Exhibitor/ High Points:

Sheila Lewis, Caledon


Jr. Champ, Age 4 & under: Josiah Sauve, Schomberg

Runner-up: Spencer McDonald, Guelph

Jr. Champ, Ages 5 & 6: Gabrielle Tasse, Schomberg

Runner-up: Brody McDonald, Guelph


Jr. Champ, Ages 7 & 8:

Tie:  Stephanie Janssen, Bradford

Makenna Rice, Powassen

Runner-up: Hanna Clark, Alliston

Jr. Champ, Ages 9 & 10: Charlotte Killman, Schomberg

Runner-up: Braxton Rice, Powassen

Jr. Champ, Ages 11 & 12: Paul Ruthven, Schomberg

Runner Up – Tie:  Caitlyn Janssen, Bradford

Joseph Wray, Bradford

Jr. Champ, Ages 13 -17

Tie:  Ariana Janssen, King City&

Serena Graziosi, Schomberg

Runner-up: Benjamin Janssen, King City


Prizes for Junior Champions & Runners-up provided by the York Region Milk Board and Jack Orr.

Champion Hand Quilt:  Julie Wheeler, Schomberg

Champion Machine Quilt:   Peggy Nagle, Elora

Amateur Art High Points:  Rick Westgarth, Guelph

Antiques High Points:  Linda Jessop, Schomberg

Crafts & Hobbies High Points:  Jan Pinkerton, Schomberg

Horticulture High Points:  Rick Westgarth, Guelph

Doris Hughes Memorial Plaque: Eleonora Schmied, Schomberg

Needlework High Points: Peggy Nagle, Elora

Photography High Points: Enzo Villa, Caledon East

Click the tabs below to get instructions, entry forms and rules from each of the tabs.