Category Archives: 250th Anniversary Hants Co Ex

CBC Reports on Hants County Ex 250 Year Anniversary

CBC News carried a story this week covering lead-up the 250th Anniversary of the Hants Country Exhibition. In its opening line to the story it asks… “Do you remember the time Mike Duffy raced on an ostrich that could reach … Continue reading

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Farm Credit Canada Provides Donation to Hants Co Ex 250th

Windsor Agricultural Society President Brian Casey presented a 250th Anniversary Art Print by Susan Sweet to Rick O’Regan of Farm Credit Canada in appreciation of their sponsorship at our 250th Anniversary Celebration at the Hants County Exhibition. The Hants County … Continue reading

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Rare Breeds will be at Hants County Exhibition’s 250th

A special new event during the 250th Hants County Exhibition – A Rare Breeds and Heritage Livestock Showcase. Sunday, September 27th. Come and see: CATTLE: (Lincoln Red, Normande, Scottish Highland, Milking Shorthorn, Canadienne SHEEP: (Cotswold. Icelandic, Southdown) SWINE: (Berkshire) GOATS: … Continue reading

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Windsor Home Hardware Receives Susan Sweet Print as donor to Hants Co Ex. 250th

Summer Students Brooke McNeil and Leah Newcombe present Windsor Home Hardware owner Jeff Redden with a token of the Hants County Exhibitions appreciation for the generous sponsorship provided to the Ex for their 250th Anniversary Celebration. The gift is a … Continue reading

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Scotiabank Donates to Hants County Ex 250 Anniversary

Windsor Agricultural Director Bruce Saunders (left) helps present Scotiabank Manager Wendy Brown with a token of the Society’s appreciation for the bank’s sponsorship of the 250th Anniversary Celebration at the Hants County Exhibition. Also shown in the photo are Summer … Continue reading

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Town of Windsor Receives Art Print for 250th Hants County Ex Donation

Hants County Exhibition Summer Worker’s Brooke McNeil (left) and Leah Newcombe (center) make a presentation of the 250th Art Print by Susan Sweet to Windsor Mayor Paul Beazley (right) in appreciation of the Town’s sponsorship of the Exhibition’s 250th Anniversary. … Continue reading

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Commemorative Print Presented to Kings Mutual Sponsor of Hants Co Ex

Windsor Agricultural Society Director Bruce Saunders (left) and Society President Brian Casey (right) present Bob Wilson (center), with a token of the Societies appreciation for Kings Mutuall’s donation to the celebration of the 250th Anniversary of the Hants County Exhibition. … Continue reading

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West Hants Donates to Hants Co. Ex 250th Anniversary

Warden Dauphinee and CAO, Cathie Osborne presenting a cheque as a donation for $25,000 to Brian Casey of Caseydale Farms for the Hants County Exhibition which celebrates its 250 anniversary this year. Be sure to come and join them as … Continue reading

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King’s County Donates to Hants County Ex 250th Anniversary

Windsor Agricultural Society President Brian Casey (on the right) is being presented a cheque from the Warden of the Municipality of the County of Kings Diana Brothers (center) on the occasion of the Hants County Exhibition’s 250th Anniversary. The Exhibition … Continue reading

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Nova International Donates for 250th Hants Co. Ex and Prostate Cancer

Nova International has very kindly donated a 2015 Kubota RTV400 in support of Prostate Cancer Canada and the Windsor Agricultural Society during the 250th year of the Hants County Exhibition. Tickets are just $5 are available at the exhibition office, … Continue reading

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Commemorative Painting by Local Artist Susan Sweet

This painting was created by Susan Sweet to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Hants County Exhibition. Sweet was thrilled when approached several years ago to create a commemorative painting for the 250th.Her father Ernest Sweet was president of the … Continue reading

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Windsor Forks District School Secures Peoples Choice Award

The beautiful quilted mural created by Windsor Forks District School. The artwork was displayed over the weekend at the AgArt Show in Windsor. Pictured here is Lisa J Sullivan, art adviser on the project, Lisa Hines, AgArt Festival coordinator and … Continue reading

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All Nations Drum with Richard Taylor and DRUM! Close out Opening of Hants County Ex 250th Celebrations

After three outstanding nightly performances the final audience at DRUM! with All Nations Drum and Richard Taylor  was treated to a special, culture-filled and vibrant performance . The event was undertaken by the Windsor Agricultural Society as part of its … Continue reading

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NS Mass Choir with DRUM! as Hants County Ex 250 Year Celebrations Begin

The Hants County Exhibition began its 250 year anniversary celebrations with DRUM! and a host of accompanying acts at the Mermaid Theater.  Thursday was host to Emerald Tide, Friday was Lenny Gallant and Saturday featured the Nova Scotia Mass Choir.  … Continue reading

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