SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SHOW SPONSORS

JOIN THE CELEBRATION at the 15th Annual Alpaca Ontario Spring Show!

This halter show has almost 200 alpacas in every colour of the alpaca rainbow. In addition to a world class contest, you can look forward to a fantastic fibre arts competition and more.


ONSITE IMAGES

Onsite Images is back again this year to provide portrait services at the show, please take advantage of their services. The Order Form may be found under Forms and Downloads.





15th Annual Alpaca Ontario Show

April 8 - 10, 2016
Location: Orangeville Event Centre (AKA Orangeville Fairgrounds)
City: Orangeville, ON

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Location Map
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Online Registration Date Begins: Early Bird – Feb. 7, 2016; Regular – March 7, 2016
Online Registration Ends: March 19, 2016


Accomodations Information:

We are pleaseed to announce that the HOST HOTEL is theThe Best Western Orangeville Inn & Suites.

Best Western Plus Orangeville Inn & Suites
7 Buena Vista Drive
Ontario, Canada,
L9W 0A2
Ph: 519-941-3311
Fax: 519-941-3211
A block of rooms is being held for ALPACA ONTARIO, rates from $149.99/night - $169.99/night. Room availabilities on a first come first serve basis. Reserve a room by calling 519-941-9185 (local) or 1-866-216-1988 (toll-free) before March 7th, 2016.


ONLINE REGISTRATION INFO:


If you created an account for the AO Show 2015 - 2009, then you have a User Name and Password. If you do not know if you have an account you can click the link provided to see if your farm name is in the list.

In order to provide everyone with an opportunity to support Alpaca Ontario sponsorship opportunities can be purchased during registration. Without these funds, we would have to charge A LOT more for showing.

Online registration for the largest alpaca show in Canada starts February 7, 2016. Registration will be available at the following link http://www.alpacareg.com/start/ao  Please note that registrations recieved before Feb 7, 2016 will be deleted.



REGISTER ONLINE





Become a Show Sponsor
NOTE ABOUT SHOW FEES:

EVERY 4th HALTER CLASS ENTRY IS 50% OFF!

Early Bird is Februrary 7 - March 6, 2016.

Halter, Progeny, and Stall fees are doubled March 7 - 19, 2016.

So that you will be charged the appropriate fees, if you are a member of Alpaca Ontario Inc., please remember to click the box indicating so on the Stalls, etc. page.

2016 Fees Members Non-Members
Halter Class1 $55
*50% off every 4th entry*
$110
*50% off every 4th entry*
Progeny Classes1 $55 $110
Performance Classes $15 $30
Stalls1 $60 $120

1Early Bird prices are shown. Prices double after March 7, 2015.



Important Notes:



All alpacas entered in the show must be CLAA registered and proof of registration must be available one week prior to the show.

All alpacas brought to Orangeville must be PCR tested for the BVDV virus. Proof of negative test result is required for registration.

Alpaca Ontario highly recommends following the vaccination protocol as recommended by OMAFRA.  You may download it here.

Following online registration, copies of CLAA registration certificates, Permission to Show Form (if needed), negative BVDV tests, fibre colour samples and payment must be received by the Registrar no later than one week prior to the show. No refunds will be given after one week prior to the show, CLAA registrations for "pending" juveniles must be received by one week prior to the show. Any "pending" registrations after this date will be dropped from the show. Please send a digital picture of any alpaca with 2 or more distinct colours.

Please remember to send in your DNA samples for new CLAA registrations early.




Mail Paper Work:


Alpaca Ontario Inc.
c/o Alanna Riff, Registrar
335 Bell St.
PO Box 6
Palmerston, ON

DigbyTheDog.ar@gmail.com

519-417-2650

NOTE: Please send a digital picture of any alpaca with 2 or more distinct colours.


OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
ADMISSION  BY DONATION AND FREE PARKING
Saturday – 9am to 4pm
Sunday – 9am to 2pm
(or until completion of competition)
The public is invited to join us in this wonderful fun-filled 'alpaca weekend'. Invite your friends and relatives to join you in Orangeville for a chance to see some of Canada's top alpacas up close.


Directions To Show
For directions to the show, please use Google Maps

 


Volunteers
The Show would not be possible without the help of MANY volunteers.
Members of the SSC for 2016 are:

Weekend Volunteers are needed. If you would like to help, please let Suelaine Poot know.

 

If you are interested in joining our team, please feel free to contact Alanna Riff.  A list of the tasks performed by the SSC can be found here.


Onite Images

Onsite Images is back again this year to provide portrait services at the show, please take advantage of their services.  Click here to check out the packages they are offering.


2016 Saturday Dinner & Not So Silent Auction
Join us at the Best Western on Saturday at 6:30pm for a casual dinner and the Not So Silent Auction.

THE NOT SO SILENT AUCTION
Join the action and bid against your friends on all kinds of items which have been generously donated.
We would like to thank Auctioneer Peter Van Der Hayden for donating his time to help make this the best auction yet. 50% of the proceeds from the auction will go to the Nuano and Quechua Benefit in Peru. The rest stays with Alpaca Ontario to help keep the costs of not only the show, but other eductaional events low. If you would like to donate an item to the Not So Silent Auction, please email Brian Riff (brian.victor.riff@gmail.com).

MENU
Will be announced very soon

COST (purchased online)
• Adult $35
• Child (12 and under) $10

 




Future show dates
2017 April 8 & 9


Additional Show Information



Show Judges
Arturo Pena - 2016 AO Show

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Robin Naseman - 2016 AO Show

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SHOW SPONSORS
DIAMOND SPONSORS
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PLATIUNUM SPONSORS
Best Western PLUS Orangeville Inn and Suites
Camelid Quarterly Magazine
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PREMIUM BUSINESS SPONSORS
OAS Event Centre
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BUSINESS SPONSORS
VSM Abrasives Canada Inc.
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VENDOR SPONSORS
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FARM - GOLD SPONSORS
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FARM - SILVER SPONSORS
Highgate Alpacas
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FARM - BRONZE SPONSORS
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Ariya Alpacas
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FARM - FIBRE ARTS SPONSORS
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FARM RIBBON SPONSORS
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Golden Acres Alpacas
Highgate Alpacas
Sunnyhill Alpacas
Navan Fair Alpaca Show
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Humming Hill Alpacas
Stonefield Eden
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