For 45 years, Northlands has been proud to be the window to the west. If you follow the sounds of hoof-beats leading from the farm into Edmonton, Alberta, you will wind up at Farmfair International – one of Canada’s largest fall agriculture showcases. With eight halls filled with western entertainment including, top producing sales, showcases & clinicians and the Heritage Ranch Rodeo, Farmfair International is your destination for all things equine.

Why Farmfair International?

  • Some of the highest quality equine livestock come to Farmfair International each year to be shown and sold.
  • Since 2005, the Ranch Horse Sale at Farmfair International has been among the highest averaging horse sale in Western Canada with sale prices reaching as high as $20,000.
  • Farmfair International is home to two of the highest paying futurities for Team Roping and Barrel Racing horses in Western Canada in the Canadian National Team Roping Futurity and the Northlands Barrel Racing Futurity.

2018 Equine Events

Barrel Racing Futurity

Date: Saturday, Nov 10 Time: 9:30 a.m. Location: Hall D, Edmonton EXPO Centre

Returning to the line up by popular demand, the Northlands Barrel Racing Futurity is open to any horse foaled in 2012/2013 and later (4 and 5 year olds).

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Bloodstock Sale

Date: Friday, Nov 9 Time: Preview at 9:30 a.m., Sale at 3:30 p.m. Location: Hall D, Edmonton EXPO Centre

Bloodstock is a premier horse sale that brings together some of the top bloodlines in the industry and is a high calibre auction and a prime marketing opportunity for horse breeders.

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Canadian National Team Roping Futurity

Date: Sunday, Nov 11 Time: 9 a.m. Location: Hall D, Edmonton EXPO Centre

Team Roping Futurity, Canada’s top rope horse title for horses five years and under, is a guaranteed five head judged event that showcases the best young rope horses competing for part of the top prize.
Entry forms coming soon.

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Heavy Horse Pull Competition

Date: Wednesday, Nov 7 Time: Auction: TBA, Competition: 5 p.m. Location: Auction: TBA Competition: Hall D

Come out and watch as the extreme power and strength of the oldest farmhand out there is showcased.

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Horse Breed Alley

Date: Wednesday - Sunday, Nov 7-11 Time: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. (Nov 7-10) 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Nov 11) Location: Hall A, Edmonton EXPO Centre

Meet the horses at Horse Breed Alley! Come on down and get up close and personal with our variety of equine ambassadors, their handlers, and learn more about the different breeds! We have 10 beautiful horses joining us this year … Read More »

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Horse Wellness Expo

Date: Saturday, Nov 10 Time: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Location: Ballroom 107

Equine experts will speak on topics that effect your horses day to day, in and out of the arena. These sessions will assist in maintaining the health, preventing injury and helping your horse.

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Ranch Horse Sale

Date: Friday, Nov 9 Time: Preview at 9:30 a.m., Sale at 3:30 p.m. Location: Hall D, Edmonton EXPO Centre

Become part of a select opportunity featuring top working horses for today’s ranching community in our Ranch Horse Sale.

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