Peterborough, ON – Organizers of the Peterborough Ex have added comedy shows to the lineup of events.

Horsemen Comedy will be performing on Saturday, August 10th at 8:00 p.m. in the Beer Tent at Morrow Park. As well, The Probiotics will be performing an improv show Agricultural Anarchy on Saturday at 12:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Horsemen will be performing their age of majority show with five seasoned comedians including Mark Hughes, Scott McCrae, Tim Burnie, Trevor Brown and Jack Skorochod. The troupe has been performing together for a number of years in clubs in the Durham Region and GTA. 

“There are a lot of entertainment options in the area and we want to offer something different” states Ryan Moore, President of the Peterborough Agricultural Society. 

Admission to the shows is included in the regular $10 pricing where entrants can come and go for all four days for $10. 

Also included with standard admission:

  • Friday night Rodeo and Wolf/Fresh In the Tent Dance Party
  • Steer and Market Lamb Sale
  • Ontario Xtreme Cowboy
  • Agricultural Exhibits… horse shows, goats, poultry, sheep, dairy and beef, rabbits and cavies
  • Axe Throwing, Face painting & petting zoo
  • President’s Choice SuperDogs