One of the biggest events in all of Canada, the Canadian National Exhibition 2019 (taking place from August 16th to September 2nd) is going to be chock-full of memorable entertainment and things to see and do. Below, we take a quick look at some of the event’s highlights to look out for:


The exhibits are certainly the main attraction of the Canadian National Exhibition! So, what can you expect to see this time around? Some of the most impressive exhibits include the 50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic, Butter Sculpting, Godzilla on the Waterfront, Nook of Gnomes and the Canadian Armed Forces Interactive Area.

Rides and Games

There are plenty of heart-thumping rides for both kids and adults to enjoy at the event. The Kiddie Midway is extremely popular and is situated just east of Kids’ World at the west end of the CNE grounds. It features 30 wonderful and whimsical rides, including Berry Go Round and the Kite Flyer.


If you are looking to be entertained, you are definitely headed to the right place. There are so many amazing acts lined up for the full duration of the event. There will be air shows, including performances by The Royal Air Force Red Arrows and the Canadian Forces Snowbirds; there will be a CNE Gaming Garage, featuring Board Games presented by Wood For Sheep and an incredible Video Game Dance Floor; and there will be a host of jaw-dropping park performers, including the Gallivanting Giraffes – and that is just to name a few!


You will be able to get your hands on a wide range of items at the event, many of which are being sold at amazing discounts. Be sure to pop in at the Arts, Crafts & Hobbies Pavilion, the Home & Garden Pavilion and the Outdoor Marketplace.

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