(410)-392-3440
Mailing Address
PO Box 84
Childs, MD 21916

Physical address
Fair Hill Fairgrounds
4640 Telegraph Road
Elkton, MD 21921

(410)-392-3440

Schedule of Events

The 2016 Schedule is (click any item to be taken directly to that day)

 

Thursday, July 21

6 – 8 PM
4-H Club Entries and 4-H Non-Perishable Home Arts Entries received

Friday, July 22

Sneak Preview Discount Admission Fee (No animals on grounds until July 23rd)
4 – 8 PM
Home Arts & Garden Exhibit Entries received
5:00 PM
Midway opens
5:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
6:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
7:30 PM
Detroit Shoot-Out – Classic Tractor pull and Lawn Tractor pull
8:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:00PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Saturday, July 23

Old Time Farm Weekend Featuring Minneapolis Moline Tractors and Equipment
8:00 AM
4-H Livestock Received
8 – 11 AM
Home Arts & Garden Exhibit Entries received
8:30 AM
Open English Horse Show
10:00 AM
Light Class Antique Tractor Pull
10:00 AM
Antique Tractor Show
2:00 PM
Midway opens
2:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
3:00PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
3:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
4:00 PM
Poultry Show
4:00 PM
Tug-o-War
4:00 PM
All Livestock must be on grounds
4:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
5:00 PM
4-H Shotgun Written Exam
5:00 PM
4-H Archery Written Exam
6:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
6:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:30 PM
Antique Tractor and Machinery Parade
7:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: One Eyed Jacks (Rock and Roll)
7:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
7:45 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
8:00 PM
Heavy Class Antique Tractor Pull
9:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Sunday, July 24

Old Time Farm Weekend Featuring Minneapolis Moline Tractors and Equipment
7:00 AM
Registration for the 5K Run/Walk
8:00 AM
Market animal weigh-in
8:30 AM
Open English Pony Show
8:30 AM
4th Annual “Running with the Pigs” 5K Run/Walk
9:00 AM
Rabbit & Guinea Pig Show
9:00 AM
Truck Dynamometer registration
10 AM – 4 PM
Truck Dynamometer
10:00 AM
Farming displays and demonstrations (all day)
11:00 AM
Tractor ride thru Fair Hill NRMA
1:00 PM
Home Arts Building opens
1:00 PM
Tractor Games
2:00 PM
Midway Opens
2:00 PM
Miss Cecil County Farm Bureau Contest
2:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
3:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
3:00 PM
4-H Welding Event
3:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
4:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
4:30 PM
4-H Fashion revue
4:45 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
5:00 PM
4 Wheel drive (diesel) Truck Pull, Pro Farm Tractors – sponsored by Ramsey Ford
5:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
6:00 PM
Cow Chip Toss
6:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:00 PM
Team Goat Fitting Event
7:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Across The Tracks (Bluegrass)
7:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
8:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Monday, July 25

Children’s Day
6:30 – 10 AM
4-H dairy Entries received
8:30 AM
4-H English Horse/Pony Show
9:00 AM
Youth dairy Goat Show
9 AM – 6 PM
Fair Scavenger Hunt
10:30 AM
Children’s day (through 2:00 pm)
11:00 AM
4-H Computer and Electric Events
11:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
12:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
12:00 PM
Goat Show – Meat and Market
1:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
1:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
2:00 PM
Lawn Tractor & Small Engine event
2:00 – 4:00 PM
4-H dairy Entries received
3:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
4:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Republican Chicken Barbecue
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
7:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Rio Bravo (Blues, Classic Rock, Country)
7:00 PM
4-Wheel drive (Gas) Truck, Pro Farm Tractors, Mini Modified Tractor Pull – sponsored by Ramsey Ford
8:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Tuesday, July 26

Ag Day
8:30 AM
4-H Horse dressage & Combined Test
9:00 AM
Sheep Show
9 AM – 6 PM
Fair Scavenger Hunt
10:00 AM
Ag Showcase (through 2 p.m.)
10:00 AM
4-H Bicycle Safety Written Exam
12 – 1 PM
Ag Showcase Pig Roast
1:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
2:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
3:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
3:00 PM
4-H Jumper Show
4:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
4:45 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
5:15 PM
LIVE MUSIC: 20th Anniversary Gospel Night Featuring: Ryan and Friends, Summit Trace Rusty Nail Crossing, Nottingham Four
5:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:00 PM
Swine Fitting and Showing
6:30 PM
Pedal Tractor Pull
6:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s All New Hypnosis Show
7:00 PM
RODEO: Painted Pony Championship Rodeo
7:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Wednesday, July 27

4-H Appreciation Day
8:00 AM
Jumper Horse Show
9:00 AM
Swine Show with Dairy Steer, and Beef Shows to follow
9 AM – 6 PM
Fair Scavenger Hunt
2:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
2:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
3:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:15 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
6:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
6:30 PM
Cecil Celebrities “Goat Milking Contest”
6:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
7:00 PM
RODEO: Painted Pony Championship Rodeo
7:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
7:00 PM
Pie eating Contest
7:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: A Different Breed (Country)
7:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
7:45 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:00 PM
Wood Carving Live Auction
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Thursday, July 28

Senior’s Day
9 AM – 6 PM
Fair Scavenger Hunt!
10:00 AM
DAIRY CATTLE SHOW
10 AM – 2 PM
SENIOR’S ACTIVITIES
10:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
11:00 AM
4-H ATV EVENT
11:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
12:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
1:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
4:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
4:45 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
5:15 PM
LIVE MUSIC: 20th Anniversary Gospel Night Featuring: Three Bridges, The Hyssongs, Rusty Nail Crossing, Nottingham Four
5:30 PM
4-H Float Parade
5:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:30 PM
Goat Races
6:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
7:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:00 PM
Hay Toss
7:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
8:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
8:00 PM
Demolition Derby
9:00PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Friday, July 29

4-H Livestock Auction
8:30 AM
4-H Western Horse Show
9 AM – 6 PM
Fair Scavenger Hunt
9:30 AM
4-H Small & Large Pets Show, followed by the 4-H Pygmy Goat Show
12:00 noon
4-H Farm Tractor Safety Event
1:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
2:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
3:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:45 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
6:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
6:00 PM
4 – H Livestock Auction
6:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
7:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Crossfire (Rock)
7:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
8:00 PM
Demolition Derby
8:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:30PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Saturday, July 30

Demo Derby Day
8:30 AM
Open Western Horse Show
8:30 AM
4-H Dog Show
10:00 AM
Pretty Baby Contest
12:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
1:00 PM
Fair Hill’s Strongest Competition
1:00 PM
Clover Show and Tell
1:00 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
1:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
2:00 PM
Midway Opens
2:00 PM
Demo Derby Matinee
3:00 PM
Pretty Animal Contest
3:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
3:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
4:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
4:30 PM
4-H Awards Ceremony
5:00 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
6:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:00 PM
Big Wheel Contest
6:30 PM
Grand Illusions by the Bloom’s
7:00 PM
Wood Carving Live Auction
7:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Rory Sullivan (Original, Rock)
7:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:00 PM
Demolition Derby
8:30 PM
Ultimate Flying Canines
9:00PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Sunday, July 31

Clean-up Day
8:00 AM – noon
Home Arts & Farm and Garden Exhibits picked up/claimed
2:00 PM
All Livestock must be removed At this time & pens must be clean

Also Appearing:

Sonny Dayze the Clown (as announcer)

All events and times are subject to change

All bands play from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

What's New?

Vendor Contracts

Vendor contracts for the 2017 Fair have been posted!

2017 Fair Dates!

The 2017 Fair will run from Friday, July 21 through Saturday, July 29. Hope to see you there!

Twitter Feed

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 6:12pm
It's derby time! If you're not here you're missing a muddy one! 🚗🚙
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Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:53am
Who's ready for the demolition derby!? See you tonight at 8!
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Monday, July 25th, 2016 at 7:52pm
The rodeo starts tomorrow! We can't wait to see you there.
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Sunday, July 24th, 2016 at 8:20pm
Tomorrow is Children's Day! Please come visit us from 10:30-2:00. Lots of fun activities for everyone.
Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 7:14am
It's the last day of the 2015 fair. Come visit us if you haven't already!
Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 8:32am
The Secretary of Agriculture is here today to talk to local farmers about current issues in agriculture.
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Mailing Address
PO Box 84
Childs, MD 21916

Physical Address
Fair Hill Fairgrounds
4640 Telegraph Road
Elkton, MD 21921

Phone: (410)-392-3440