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Orange County Fair at the Orange Fairgrounds

September 14, 2019 - September 16, 2019

The Orange County Fair will be held on September 14th from 6 pm until 9 pm, September 15th from 8 am to 7 pm, and September 16th from 8 am to 6pm at the Orange Fairgrounds in Orange.

From the classic car show and tractor pulls to arts and crafts and animal displays, there is truly something for everyone at the Orange Country Fair. Enjoy live entertainment and all types of mouthwatering fair food.

There are sheep, goats, horses, cows, pigeons, rabbits and other farm animals, but there also are tents filled with prize-winning vegetables, an exhibit hall where residents of all ages win ribbons for creative photographs and projects on display. There are demonstrations related to agriculture, tractor pulls, pig races, birds of prey demonstration, a homing pigeon release, doodlebug contest, two-handed saw- and skillet-throwing contests. There will even be advice on how to care for orchids.

Admission is free on Friday only. Admission on other days is $8 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and free for children 15 and younger.

Parking is free and there are no pets or alcohol allowed on the grounds.

Fair Schedule:

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019
6:00 PM = Truck Pull

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019
8:00-11:00 AM = Chip’s famous Pancake Breakfast – Main Food Pavilion
8:30 AM = Garden Tractor Pull – Pulling Area
10:00 AM = Opening Ceremonies – Gazebo
10:30 AM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
10:30 AM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
11:00 AM = Homing Pigeon Release – Lower Field
11:00 AM = Oxen Draw
11:00-2:00 PM = Musical Entertainment – The Larry Ayce Band Featuring Doreen Marie
11:30 AM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
11:30 AM = Horsing Around Show – Lower Field
12:00 PM = The Magic of Christopher – Gazebo
12:00 PM = Two Person Hand Saw Contest – Lower Field
12:30 PM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
1:00 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
1:00 PM = Haybale Toss – Upper Field
1:00 PM = Homing Pigeon Release – Lower Field
1:30 PM = Garden Club Demonstration – Flower Tent
1:30 PM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
2:00 PM = Horsing Around Show – Lower Field
2:00 PM = The Magic of Christopher – Gazebo
3:00 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
3:00 PM = Doodlebug Contest – Pulling Area
3:00 PM = Homing Pigeon Release – Lower Field
3:00-7:00 PM = Jeff Byrd & Dirty Finch Band – Gazebo
4:00 PM = Horsing Around Show – Lower Field
5:30 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
7:00 PM = Fair Closes

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2019
8:00-11:00 AM = Chip’s famous Pancake Breakfast – Main Food Pavilion
8:00 AM = Mini Horse Pull – Lower Field
9:00 AM = Antique Tractor Pull – Pulling Area
10:00 AM = Antique Car Show – Front Fairgrounds
10:00 AM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
10:30 AM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
11:00 AM = Horse Draw – Lower Field
11:00 AM = Homing Pigeon Release – Lower Field
11:30 AM = Childrens Pedal Tractor Pull – Upper Field
11:30 AM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
11:30 AM = Horsing Around Show – Lower Field
12:15 PM = The Magic of Christopher – Gazebo
12:30 PM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
1:00 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
1:00 PM = Homing Pigeon Release – Lower Field
1:15 PM = Womens Skillet Toss – Lower Field
2:00 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
2:00 PM = “How to Grow & Care for Orchids” – Lower Field
2:00 PM = Birds of Prey – Upper Field
2:00 PM = Horsing Around Show – Lower Field
2:00-6:00 PM = Freeplay Band – Gazebo
3:00 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
3:00 PM = Homing Pigeon Release – Lower Field
4:00 PM = Horsing Around Show – Lower Field
5:00 PM = Pork Chop Pig Racing – Lower Field
6:00 PM = Fair Closes

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Start:
September 14, 2019
End:
September 16, 2019
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Location

Orange Fairgrounds
525 Orange Center Road
Orange, CT 06477 United States
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