Mt. Lehman fair plans to be fit for a queen

On September 15, the Mt. Lehman community will be hosting its 27th annual Fall Fair with the theme of Rule Britannia.

  • Sep. 4, 2012 1:00 p.m.

On September 15, the Mt. Lehman community will be hosting its 27th annual Fall Fair with the theme of Rule Britannia.

The Fair will be celebrating the Queen Jubilee. There will be a special Queen Elizabeth display in the history room and a British Pub themed dance at the Hall. It all takes place at the Mt. Lehman Elementary School and the Community Hall, 6418 Mt.Lehman Road, located at Mt.Lehman and Taylor Roads in north-west Abbotsford.

At 8 a.m. start your day at the fair with a pancake breakfast at the Community Hall. The festivities begin at 9:30, with something for everyone: games, silent auction, live auction, craft fair, produce display, community history display, petting zoo, hay wagon rides, amusement rides, and lots of food choices.

There is also a chicken dinner at the hall from 4 to 7 p.m. and on-stage entertainment during the day. The very cute pet parade takes place at 10 a.m., followed by the opening ceremonies at 10:30. The exciting and very popular “Games 2U” teen games will start at the Hall at 4 p.m. and run into the night.

Throughout the day, there will be an assortment of very talented dancers and instrumental musicians on stage. At 10:37 a.m., a special homage to the Queen will start off the on-stage entertainment and at 3:30 p.m., the lively Bhangra Dancers‚ will end the stage entertainment for the day. For a full list of entertainers and their times please see

There will be a raffle, gift baskets, game/ride, and Bessie Bingo tickets to be purchased and won! You will also be able to purchase your dance and dinner tickets at the ticket table. The cost of the chicken dinner is: adults $10 and children 12 and under $7. This ticket price includes the dance as well. The dance runs from 7 p.m. to midnight. The ticket prices for just the dance are: $5 for adults and kids 12 and under is $2.50.

This exciting jam-packed day has something for everyone. Admittance into the fair is free. For more information call 604-856-7427, or go to

Just Posted

Langley students help out at clinic during National Blood Donors Week

Credo Christian students helped celebrated National Blood Donors Week by helping at a blood clinic

Langley’s oldest and last strip bar shuts its doors

The Alder Inn, in operation since 1957, has reportedly been purchased

Update: Show of support after pride flag was taken down by Township of Langley

Township statement said flag was removed due to “confusion” about whether it was on private property

No more TransLink buses for Langley until at least September

Route changes and increases start soon, but Langley gets no increases this summer

Kwantlen-language street signs proposed for Fort Langley

Halkomelem language could be added to local signage

PHOTOS: Elusive ‘ghost whale’ surfaces near Campbell River

Ecotourism operator captures images of the rare white orca

Victoria mom describes finding son ‘gone’ on first day of coroners inquest into overdose death

Resulting recommendations could change handling of youth records amidst the overdose crisis

Dash-cam video in trial of accused cop killer shows man with a gun

Footage is shown at trial of Oscar Arfmann, charged with killing Const. John Davidson of Abbotsford

Suicide confirmed in case of B.C. father who’d been missing for months

2018 disappearance sparked massive search for Ben Kilmer

Eight U.S. senators write to John Horgan over B.C. mining pollution

The dispute stems from Teck Resources’ coal mines in B.C.’s Elk Valley

Dinosaur statues from defunct Dinotown theme park stolen in Chilliwack

The dinosaur figures once graced the theme park but were destined for Chilliwack fundraiser

Threats charge against Surrey’s Jaspal Atwal stayed

Atwal, 64, was at centre of controversy in 2018 over his attendance at prime minister’s reception in India

Anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to speak in Surrey

He’s keynote speaker at Surrey Environment and Business Awards luncheon by Surrey Board of Trade Sept. 17

Otters devour 150 trout at Kootenay hatchery

The hatchery has lost close to 150 fish in the past several months

Most Read