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NOTICE: There will not be a midway at the fair this year. In it’s place we are happy to provide FREE Family Fun including inflatables for the kids, Axe Throwing for Adults, and a Nerf Arena for the enjoyment of all ages. Cotton Candy, Sno Cones, popcorn, and ice cream will be available for purchase, but all activities are FREE. You are invited to bring the family and check out the entertainment and activities in the Children’s Tent, visit the livestock shows, and see the exhibits in the Exhibit Hall. See our schedule of events for the full line up. See you at the Fair!

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Schedule of Events 2019 – FREE ADMISSION

Thursday August 8, 2019
7:00pm-9:00pm ~ Homecraft & Junior Exhibitors drop off exhibits and entry forms ~ Exhibit Hall

Friday August 9, 2019
9:00am-Noon ~ Judging of Homecraft & Junior Exhibits ~ Not open to the public

2:00pm-6:00pm ~ 4H Llama Show ~ South of the Racetrack

4:00pm-8:30pm ~ Exhibits Open for Viewing ~ Exhibit Hall

5:00pm-9:00pm ~ All in One Inflatables including Nerf Arena and Axe Throwing

5:30pm – 8:30pm ~ Ambassador Family Fun Night – Face Painting – Entertainment

6:15pm ~ Ambassador Competition

Saturday August 10, 2019
9:30am ~ Registration for Saddle Horse Show ~ Infield of Racetrack

10:00am ~ Saddle Horse Show begins

9:15am ~ Line up for Children’s Parade at Hanover Civic Centre

9:30am ~ Children Parade to the Raceway

10:00am ~ Blacksmith Demonstration – Infield of Racetrack

10:00am-4:00pm ~ Exhibits open for viewing ~ Exhibit Hall

10:00am-4:00pm ~ All in One Inflatables including Nerf Arena and Axe Throwing

10:00am-4:00pm ~ 4H Agricultural Awareness Exhibits under the tent south of the racetrack

10:00am-4:00pm ~ FREE Children’s Activities and Agricultural Education in the Children’s Tent ~ Infield

10:00am-4:00pm ~ Ministry of Natural Resources Display

10:00am-3:00pm ~ Horse Drawn Wagon Rides on Racetrack

10:30am ~ Entertainment ~ Team T&J ~ Children’s Tent

11:00am-4:00pm ~ Judging of Open Sheep Show begins at 11:00, 4H Sheep Show to follow ~ Barns south of track

12:00pm ~ Entertainment ~ Team T&J ~ Children’s Tent

12:30pm ~ Judging of Brown Swiss 4H Show Begins, Open Show at 1:00pm ~ barns south of track

12:30pm ~ Registration for Horseshoe Tournament ~ Contact Rick Spielmacher 519-367-2941 ~ Horseshoe pits south of racetrack

1:00pm ~ Judging of Jersey Show ~ barns south of track

1:00pm ~ Horseshoe Tournament begins

1:00pm ~ Registration for Pet Show ~ Children’s Tent

1:30pm-1:45pm ~ Pet Show begins

2:00pm – 1:00am ~ Beer Garden Open

3:00pm ~ Entertainment ~ Team T&J ~ Children’s Tent

5:00pm-1:00am ~ BBQ provided by Dance Energy

9:00pm–1:00am ~ LIVE COUNTRY MUSIC EVENT ~ featuring The Settlers Creek Band ~ Age of Majority Event ~ No cover charge

Sunday August 11, 2019
9:00am – 11:00am ~ Durham 4H Beef Achievement Day

9:30 – 10:30am ~ Registration for Beef Show

11:00am-3:00pm ~ All in One Inflatables including Nerf Arena and Axe Throwing

11:00am-3:00pm ~ Exhibits open for viewing ~ Exhibit Hall

11:00am-1:00pm ~ Horse Drawn Wagon Rides on Racetrack

11:00am-1:00pm ~ The Great Cookie Contest ~ taste and vote in the Exhibit Hall

11:00am ~ Judging of Beef Cattle ~ Barns south of racetrack

11:00am ~ Teddy Bear Picnic in the Children’s Tent

11:00am-3:30pm ~ FREE Children’s Activities and Agricultural Education in the Children’s Tent ~ infield

11:30am ~ Entertainment ~ Team T&J ~ Children’s Tent

12:00pm – 3:00pm ~ Beer Garden Open

1:00 pm ~ Horse Pull ~ on Racetrack in front of Grandstand

1:00pm ~ Entertainment ~ Team T&J ~ Children’s Tent

2:00pm ~ Winner of The Great Cookie Contest announced (following the Horse Pull)

2:00pm ~ 4H Supreme Showman

3:00pm ~ Exhibitors ~ Removal of Exhibits from In Exhibit Hall

~ FREE Family Fun all weekend ~