Thanks to our Sponsors
Since 1985,
Oktoberfest Ladysmith has donated over $345,000 back into the community.
Below are the 2018 donations. 

Autism - $50
Dr S E McDowell School - $250
Fire/Tornado Victims- $1,500
Friends of St Joseph - $10,000
Lions Country Jamboree - $200
Parkinson Walk- $100
Pontiac Agriculture Society - $250
Pontiac Artist Tour Studio - $60
Pontiac High School- $1,500
Pontiac High School Bursaries - $500
Pontiac Scholarship Fund - $250
Royal Canadian Legion- $45
Thorne Community Recreation Association (TCRA)- $10,100
Thorne Fire Department- $5,000
Thorne Notice Board - $250
Victoria Quilts- $100
Villa James Shaw - $1,500
TOTAL $31,655

Our event would not be as successful without the help of the following individuals and organizations.


Ahmad Hassan Pharmacy

Andre Fortin MNA

B.K. Trucking

Boutique Gwendolyn, Shawville
Bretzlaff Store, Ladysmith
Campbell’s Polaris, Shawville
Dan & John KellyDonald S. Hodgins Electrical, Shawville
F.H. Rowat Insurance Agency, Shawville
Hotel Ladysmith, Ladysmith
Joanne’s Valu Mart, Shawville

Max Bork, The Hofbrauhaus News, Ottawa

Mountainview Turf, Quyon

Municipality of Thorne, Ladysmith
Pontiac Agricultural Society, Shawville
Pontiac Fruit and Dairy, Shawville
Promutuel La Vallée/Valley Mutual Ins., Shawville
Shawville Lions Country Jamboree
Stedman’s, Shawville
Tom Orr Construction, Shawville
W J Hayes & Sons
W.A. Hodgins Store, Shawville

Special thanks to the following for the use of their properties:

Be and Louise Tol
Ebert and Hazel Turcotte
Wally and Gerda Bretzlaff
Laynard and Marlene Pasch