Things to see and do

Famous NHMRS Quilt Auction

  • Featuring unique, one-of-a-kind quilts
  • Preview quilts starting at 5:30 PM on Friday
  • Auction begins on Saturday at 8:30 AM
  • In-person and online bidding
  • View the quilts here. 

Treasure Trove Auction

  • Featuring vintage quilts, vintage tractors, furniture, experiences, collectibles and more
  • Auction begins Friday at 6:30 PM
  • In-person and online bidding

Work and Play Outdoor Auction

  • Featuring home and garden equipment, hardware, sporting goods and ore
  • Auction begins at 10 AM on Saturday
  • In-person bidding only

Voices Together Community Hymn Sing

Join us on Friday evening following the Treasure Trove auction in the grandstand as we raise our voices together for a community hymn sing. Music will be available on-site.

Thrifty-Crafty Tent

Do you love to shop thrift? Do you appreciate unique hand-crafted ites? Check out the Thrift-Craft tent presented by the MCC New Hamburg Thrift Centre.

Menno Eats and Treats

Mennonite and festival favourites. Check out the wide variety of tasty treats here

Menno Cafe

Have a sit-down and enjoy refreshments, treats and some great conversation in the Menno Cafe, featuring freshly roasted coffee from the Baden Coffee Company.

Kid Zone

Campfire songs and activities, hay bale maze, Jolly Jumps with Josslin Insurance, scavenger hunt and more. Starting at 9 AM on Saturday.

MCC Marketplace

Learn more about MCC, purchase one-of-a-kind products made by Indigenous artisans, purchase delicious hand-crafted frozen gourmet soup, buy your MCC swag and drop off your My Coins Count donations.

Ten Thousand Villages Tent

Shop for unique handmade gifts from around the world including fair trade baskets, jewelry, crafts and other items from international artisans.

Sweet Stems Plant and Flowers Tent

Annuals, perennials, spring bedding plants, small shrubs and young trees, hanging baskets, vegetable plants, house plants and more.

Run for Relief - Run it your way

Drop off your pledges and pick up your Run for Relief hat. Participants are invited to gather at 9 AM on Saturday for a fictory lap around the fairgrounds. Tent opens at 9 AM on Saturday. More info here.