NEW Dragons logo 270Meaford Dragons is a unique opportunity that supports local business start-ups and expansions.

The Meaford Chamber of Commerce will present the tenth annual production of Meaford Dragons at Meaford Hall on November 7. This year’s event promises to be bigger and even more exciting than ever.

Modelled after the popular CBC television program, Meaford Dragons is a unique spin-off event that has kick-started several local businesses since its inception nine years ago. This event has created more than thirty new local business start-ups, and $215,000 in cash and prizes has been injected into the Municipality of Meaford’s economy since 2009.

Last year’s first place winner, Georgian Bay Frauxmagerie, was able to kick-start their business with over $11,000 in cash and prizes. The Frauxmagerie is a Meaford-based business now operating internationally.

Application forms are available at the Meaford Chamber of Commerce, 13 Nelson Street West, Meaford, or on the website Applications must be submitted by October 10.