Saturday, June 1, 2019 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Festivals and Events
The Provincial Town Criers Championship will take place in Cobourg on Saturday, June 1, 2019. This event is open to the public and we welcome the community to come and see this unique competition first hand.
9:00 a.m. - Cry 1: Topic - The Home Town Cry (If inclement weather we move to Williams Academy at 135 King Street West).
There the criers extol the virtues of the municipality they represent. (If inclement weather we move to Williams Academy at 135 King Street West).
11:00 a.m. - Cry 2: Topic - Victoria Hall
2:00 p.m. - Cry 3: Inns and Taverns or Heritage Architecture **Note Cry 3 will take place at the Grafton Inn, 10830 County Rd. 2. Grafton, ON
There will be dozen criers from across Ontario and a benchmark Crier from the US.
Ontario Guild of Town Criers