Fair Schedule

 

 

Always 10 days after Labor Day, The 146th fair dates are September 14, 15, 16, 17, 2017

The Tunbridge World’s Fair has run continuously since 1867 except in 1918, due to the great flu epidemic, and during World War II. For more information on the history of the Tunbridge Fair, check out that section of our website.

All 4 days: Pig races and Buddy DeClown, Children’s Barnyard.

Antique Tractor Pull is on Sunday starting at 10AM

 

Grandstand Free

Gates:
Thursday: 8AM – 9PM
Friday: 7AM – 9PM
Saturday: 7AM – 10PM
Sunday: 8AM – 6PM

Daily Schedule listed by venue

 

Thursday September 14 is “Agricultural Education Day”

Children’s activities in all departments, see Ag Ed page for schedule

Memorial Arena – Pony Pulling

  • 11AM – Under 1850 lbs
  • 3PM – Under 2,250 lbs
  • 7PM – Free-For-All

Grandstand

  • 2PM – Harness Racing
  • 6PM – Sheep Dog Trials

Horse Show Ring

  • 11AM – Fitting & Showing
  • 1PM – In-hand Halter

Swine Show

  • 9AM     4-H Breed Presentation…every half hour

Frazer’s Judging Arena

  • 9AM – Single Ox Show
  • 11AM – Dairy Show: calves and yearlings, all breeds
  • 6PM – Sheep and Goats costume class

Entertainment Tent (rotating shows every half hour from 10-4)

  • Larkin Dancers at 10am, noon, 2 & 4pm
  • Magic by George 10:30AM, 12:30PM & 2:30PM; Bryson Lang 11:15AM,1:15PM &3:15PM
  • Thursday evening with WFVR-LP, Royalton Community Radio live musical performance

Poultry Barn

  • 10PM – Open Show
  • 3PM – Junior show

 

Gazebos

  • Floral Hall: 5pm Dan & he Dinosaur, bluegrass
  • Royalton Community Radio broadcasting from Antique Hill all day.

Friday September 15

Memorial ArenaHorse Pulling

  • 11AM – Under 3,100 lbs
  • 3PM – Under 3,300 lb
  • 7PM – Free-For-All

Grandstand

  • 8:30AM – Oxen & Steer cart class
  • Noon – Harness racing with Radio Rangers in between races.
  • Froggy 100.9 7PM Shana Stack Band
    8PM The Ultimate Aldean Exeperience

Horse Show Ring

  • 4-H Project followed by English & Western Classes

Swine Show

  • 1PM Junior Fitting and Showing, Junior and Open Conformation

Frazer’s Judging Arena

  • 9AM – Dairy Show: cows, all breeds
  • 1PM – Supreme Dairy Cow;
  • 1:30PM – Oxen & Steer Show
  • 6PM- Livestock Conservancy Award, Rare Breeds

Entertainment Tent (rotating shows every half hour 10-4)

  • Larkin Dancers, 10am, noon,2 & 4pm
  • Bryson Lang Juggling 10:30AM, 1:30PM & 2:30PM; Magic By George 11:15AM, 1:15PM & 3:15PM… two energetic acts of comedy, juggling, magic  and in the evening 5pm Beer & Wine Garden

Gazebos

Floral Hall: WDEV AM; 7PM Shugarmakers

WFVR-LP FM – Royalton Community Radio broadcasting from Antique Hill, into evening with specials

Saturday September 16

Memorial ArenaOxen Pulling

  • 10AM – Oxen Pulling (Under 2,500 lbs)
  • 1PM – Oxen Pulling (2,201-2,900 lbs)
  • 4PM – Oxen Pulling (2901-3,300 lbs)
  • 7PM – Oxen Pulling (Free-For-All)

Grandstand

  • 12:30 – Livestock Cavalcade
  • 2PM Kids Pedal Tractor Pull
  • 5PM Frank 107.1 Fest with 3 bands until 11pm

Horse Show Ring

  • 10AM – Costume Class, Lead-line, pre-parade, Livestock Cavalcade, Trail Class & Versatility

Swine Show

  • 10:30AM-12:30PM   Agility, Junior heats
  • 2PM Painted Pig

Frazer’s Judging Arena

  • 9:30AM – Dairy Fitting & Showing
  • 12:30 – Livestock Cavalcade (Grandstand)
  • 1:30PM – Oxen costume class
  • 2:30PM – Goat Show
  • 5:30PM – Sheep Show

 Entertainment Tent (rotating shows every half hour from 10-4)

  • Larkin Dancers at 10am, noon, 2 &4
  •  Magic By George10:30AM, 12:30PM & 2:30PM; Bryson Lang Juggling 11:15AM, 1:15PM & 3:15PM

Gazebos

Floral Hall: WDEV in the morning with Ken Squier;           1:30 John Gailmor, Folk

WFVR-LP FM – Royalton Community Radio broadcasts all day & evening with music.

Sunday September 17

Memorial Arena

  • Junior & Senior Trained Steer Contest

Grandstand

  • Champlain Valley Equipment Antique Tractor Pull, starting 10AM,with host Mark and Debbie Fuller. For more info on pulling see northeastsledservices.com

Horse Show Ring

  • Gymkhana

Judging Arena – Organic Valley/CRROP JUNIOR Dairy Show

  • 11AM – Dairy costume class
  • NOON – Dairy Herdsmanship
  • 1PM – Dairy Adult Fitting and Showing
  • 1:30PM – Junior Dairy Show

Swine Barn Show Ring

  •  10AM -12:30PM Agility 2
  • 2-3PM Agility Finals  (timed obstacle race, Juniors & Open, with best of each in final competition)

 Entertainment Tent: rotating shows every half hour from 11AM-4:30PM

  • Larkin Dancers 11am, 1 & 3pm
  • Bryson Lang Juggling 11:30AM, 1:30PM & 3:30PM; Magic by George 12:30PM, 3:30PM & 4:15PM

Gazebos

Floral Hall-12:30pm Rob Oxford, Americana

WFVR-LP FM – Royalton Community Radio live broadcasts from Antique Hill with specials.

Listen to The Tunbridge Fair Song