Fair Schedule

 

 

The 143rd fair dates are September 11, 12, 13, 14, 2014.

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.

This year: Celebrating the Orange County Sugarmakers, now over 30 years on the fairgrounds. Rosaire’s Pig Races are back! Walk-around clowns: Ditsy the Living Doll and Buddy De Clown. Country singer Keaghan Nolan on Friday night.

Antique Tractor Pull is at a NEW TIME 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 11 is “Agricultural Education Day”

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

Memorial Arena – Pony Pulling

  • 11AM – Under 1450 lbs
  • 3PM – Under 1,800 lbs
  • 7PM – Free-For-All

Grandstand

  • 2PM – Harness Racing
  • 5:30PM 71 Black Sheep with Frank 107.1 opening for 7PM – Studio 2: Beatles Tribute (50th anniversary to USA)

Horse Show Ring

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

Swine Show

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

Judging Arena

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

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

  • Larkin Dancers at 10am, noon, 2 & 4pm
  • Tom Joyce, magician 10:30,12:30, 2:30; Neil Young Ragged Glory tribute 11:30, 1:30, 3:30; Dixieland Trio 11, 1, 3.

Poultry Barn

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

 

Gazebos

  • Floral Hall: 3PM – Mike Currier, fiddler
  • Royalton Community Radio

Friday September 12

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.
  • 6PM Chris Dagnese opening with Froggy 100.9 for 8PM Country Singer Keeghan Nolan

Horse Show Ring

  • 4-H Project followed by English & Western Classes

Swine Show

  • 2PM Swine Show
  •         Junior Fitting and Showing, Junior and Open Conformation

Judging Arena

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

  • Larkin Dancers, 10am, noon,2 & 4pm
  • Tom Joyce, 11:30, 1:30, 3:30; Neil Young tribute Ragged Glory 11,1, 3; Dixieland Trio 10:30, 12:30, 2:30

Gazebos

Floral Hall: WDEV 9am with Mark Johnson; 4PM “Patsy Cline”; 7PM Shugarmakers

Royalton Community Radio broadcast

Saturday September 13

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
  • 1:30PM Kids Pedal Tractor Pulll
  • 8:30PM – Timothy James Blues & Beyond

Horse Show Ring

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

Swine Show

  • 10AM 4-H  Swine Judging Clinic
  • 1PM and very half hour: Agility, Junior heats

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

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

  • Larkin Dancers at 10am, noon, 2 &4
  • Tom Joyce Magic 11, 1, 3; Neil Young tribute Raged Glory 10:30, 12:30, 2:30; Dixieland Trio 11:30, 12:30, 3:30

Gazebos

Floral Hall: WDEV in the morning with Ken Squier; 1PM “Inde pop”; 4PM Bear Mtn Jammer; 7PM “Patsy Cline”

Royalton Community Radio broadcasts

Sunday September 14

Memorial Arena

  • Junior & Senior Trained Steer Contest

Grandstand

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

Horse Show Ring

  • Gymkhana

Organic Valley Judging Arena – 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 Painted Pig class
  • Agility Open, (timed obstacle race, Juniors & Open, with best of each in final competition)
  • Agility Parent/Child
  • Agility Finals

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

  • Larkin Dancers 11am, 1 & 3pm
  • Tom Joyce Magician 11:30, 2:30, 4; Neil Young tribute Ragged Glory Noon,1:30, 4:30; Dixieland Trio12:30 2, 3:30

Gazebos

Floral Hall: Noon “Patsy Cline”; 3PM Bear Mountain Jammer

Royalton Community Radio live broadcasts

Listen to The Tunbridge Fair Song