Avonlea (1990–1996)

The Great Race 

Felix competes against the more experienced Clive Pettibone in a horse race.


Stefan Scaini


Rick Drew, Lucy Maud Montgomery (novels)


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Episode credited cast:
Zachary Bennett ... Felix King
Cedric Smith ... Alec King
Lally Cadeau ... Janet King
Marilyn Lightstone ... Muriel Stacey
David Fox ... Clive Pettibone
Zachary Ansley ... Arthur Pettibone
Heather Brown Heather Brown ... Izzy Pettibone
Harmony Cramp Harmony Cramp ... Cecily King
Ian D. Clark ... Simon Tremayne
Barbara Hamilton Barbara Hamilton ... Mrs. Bugle
Graham McPherson Graham McPherson ... Dr. Snow
Alex Floyd Alex Floyd ... Baby Daniel
Ryan Floyd Ryan Floyd ... Baby Daniel
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Bradshaw Michael Bradshaw ... Extra
Jackie Burroughs ... Hetty King (credit only)


To raise money to buy new books for the school, the residents of Avonlea are holding a Harvest Fair. People are organizing several fund raisers for the Fair, including sales of home made crafts and food stuffs. Aunt Eliza doesn't understand why the townsfolk don't just take the time and money spent on making these goods and just donate it directly to the school. Regardless, the Fair is taking place. One new event happening this year, organized by Clive the accomplish equestrian, is a cross-country steeplechase race. Regardless of who else from Avonlea enters, he is sure he will win the race. Felix, riding the King's spirited horse Prince, wants to enter the race. With some help from Mr. Tremayne, an accomplished steeplechaser himself, Felix may be able to convince his father to allow him to enter, Alec who had his own thoughts of entering the race riding Prince. Convincing Janet may be another challenge in and of itself. But Felix may change his mind after an incident with Prince. ... Written by Huggo

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Release Date:

7 November 1994 (USA) See more »

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Ontario, Canada See more »

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