Est. 1859
The Comber Fair

Poster Competition



Committee: Kaylee Roy (226)-627-0680

All articles will be received between 1:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 10th, 2023.

Rosettes given at Judges’ discretion.

Please pre-register by July 31st to eliminate long line-ups at the Community Hall on Thursday.


Picture is on page 20 or visit our website at to download the picture. Winner’s awarded for each age group

Prizes: 1st$10.00; 2nd $8.00; 3rd$7.00; 4th$6.00; 5th $4.00

1. Ages 18 months – 3 years

2. Ages 4 – 5 years

3. Ages 6 – 7 years

4. Ages 8 – 9 years

5. Ages 10 – 12 years


Sponsored by Reaume Funeral Home

Prizes: 1st$15.00; 2nd $10.00; 3rd$7.00; 4th$6.00; 5th $4.00

6. Youth up to and including age 12. Design the Children’s Colouring Contest for next year’s fair book. A line drawing on white paper 8 1/2″ x 11″ design so that it may be coloured in (i.e. as it would appear in a child’s colouring book). Must be done with black ink or black marker. Leave 1/2″ border. Erase any pencil marks. Note: Winner must leave drawing with the Comber Fair for publication in the next year’s colouring contest.

Congratulations to Ben Gignac

2022’s Colouring Contest Winner 


Create an “Original hand made design” poster that is promoting the Comber Fair. The name of the fair and this year’s date - August 11, 12, 13, 2023 - must be clearly shown on the poster. The poster must be hand drawn. Poster size: minimum 22cm x 28cm without border and a maximum 28cm x 44cm without border. Each entry must be centered on CARDSTOCK or BRISTOL BOARD exposing a 5.5cm border on all four sides. Make of Fair, District #, Contact person’s, Owner of poster, and complete mailing address must be clearly labeled on the back of each entry. We are District #9.

Prizes: 1st $15.00; 2nd $10.00; 3rd $7.00; 4th $6.00; 5th $4.00

7. Youth up to and including grade 4

8. Youth grade 5-8 inclusive

9. Youth grade 9-12 inclusive (adult membership required)

Note: The winning poster from each group is eligible to compete at District Level (November 2023) for a chance to win at Provincial Level (February 2024). Judging Standards include: 1. Overall Appearance - 50 points; 2. Hand drawn - 35 points; 3. OAAS criteria (size, material, theme) - 15 points. Winner’s must leave poster with the Comber Fair for selection and publication as next year’s Cover Page.


Congratulations to Emily Clingan

2022’s Display Winner