(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 2022 Schedule was (click any item to be taken directly to that day)

 
 

Friday, July 22

Sponsored by: Chick-fil-A of Elkton Sneak Preview
Discount Admission Fee
(No animals on grounds until July 23rd)
3 – 8 PM
Home Arts & Garden Exhibit Entries received
(NO INDOOR ENTRIES RECEIVED ON SATURDAY)
5:00 PM
Midway opens
5 – 10 PM
Mobile Glass Studios Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
5:30PM
Majestik Spectacular
6:00PM
Farm Bureau Ambassador
6:00PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:30 PM
Detroit Shoot-Out – Classic Tractor pull
Sponsored by: Chick-fil-A of Elkton
8:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
9:45 PM
Majestik Spectacular

Saturday, July 23

Sponsored by: Chick-fil-A of Elkton Old Time Farm Weekend Featuring Farmall/International Equipment
7 – 11 AM, 2 – 4 PM
4-H Livestock Animals Arrive
8:30 AM
English Show – Open Horse and Pony
10:00 AM
Light Class Antique Tractor Pull
10:00 AM
Antique Tractor Display (All Day)
2:00 PM
Midway opens
2:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Studios Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
3:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
3:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
4:00 PM
Tug-o-War – Main Arena
5:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
6:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
6:30 – 7 PM
Barn Spotlight: Farm and Garden
6:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:30 PM
Antique Tractor and Machinery Parade
7:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Just Because (Rock, Pop, & Classic Rock)
8:00 PM
Heavy Class Antique Tractor Pull
Sponsored by: Chick-fil-A of Elkton
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
9:45 PM
Majestik Spectacular

Sunday, July 24

Sponsored by: Dixie Land Energy Old Time Farm Weekend Featuring Farmall/International Equipment
8:00 AM
Market animal weigh-in
8:30 AM
English Show – 4-H Horse and Pony
9:00 AM
Rabbit Show
10:00 AM
Lawn Tractor Pull
10 AM – 2 PM
Antique Tractor Display
11:00 AM
Guinea Pig Show
11:00 AM
Tractor ride thru Fair Hill NRMA
1:00 PM
Home Arts Building opens
1:00 PM
Dairy Goat Show – Swine Barn
2:00 PM
Midway Opens
2:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Studios Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
3:00 PM
4-H Welding Event – Barn B
3:30 PM
Majestik Spectacular
4:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
5:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
6:00 PM
Cow Chip Toss – Swine Barn
6:00 PM
4 Wheel Drive Diesel Truck Pulls, Farm Stock Tractors, and Mini-Modified Tractors
Sponsored by: Dixieland Energy
6:30 PM
4-H Fashion Revue – Stafford Pavilion
6:30 – 7 PM
Barn Spotlight: Beef and Sheep
6:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Bad Alibi (New and Modern Country)
7:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:30 PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Monday, July 25

Sponsored by: Ramsey Ford Children’s Day
7 – 10 AM
4-H dairy Entries received
10 AM – 2 PM
Children’s Day Activities
11:00 AM
Majestik Spectacular
11:00 AM
4-H Computer and Electric Events – Barn A
11:30 AM
Professor Bubblemaker
1:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
2:00 PM
4-H Lawn Tractor Event – Field Area Under Tent
2 – 4 PM
4-H dairy Entries received
2 – 8 PM
Mobile Glass Studios – Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
4:00 PM
Meat Goat Show
4 – 7 PM
Republican Chicken Barbecue
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
6:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:30PM
Majestik Spectacular
6:30 – 7 PM
Barn Spotlight: Horses
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: SeppeRoxx (Rock)
7:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:00 PM
Hay Toss
7:00 PM
Open 4-Wheel Drive Gas Truck Pulls, Hot Stock Tractors, and more! Sponsored by: Ramsey Ford
7:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
8:30 PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Tuesday, July 26

Sponsored by: Apple Auto Ag Day
8:00 AM
4-H Horse Dressage & Combined Test
9:00 AM
Sheep Show
10 AM – 2 PM
Ag Showcase
10:00 AM
4-H Bicycle Safety Written Exam – Barn B
12:30 PM
Ag Showcase Pig Roast
2:00 PM
4-H Jumper Show
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Studios Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
4:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:00 PM
Swine Fitting and Showing
6:30 PM
Pedal Tractor Pull
6:30 PM
Majestik Spectacular
6:30 – 7 PM
Barn Spotlight: Dairy
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Danny Paisley & the Southern Grass (Bluegrass)
7:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:00 PM
RODEO: Painted Pony Championship Rodeo Sponsored by: Apple Auto
8:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Wednesday, July 27

Sponsored By: Apple Auto Military Appreciation Day
8:30 AM
Jumper Horse Show
9:00 AM
Swine Show with Dairy Steer and Beef Shows to follow
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Studios – Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
4:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
6:00 PM
Herding Dog Demonstration, by Herman Cook of HC Cowdogs
6:30 – 7 PM
Barn Spotlight: Rabbits/Poultry
6:30PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:30 PM
Cecil Celebrities: Barnyard Event – Stafford Pavilion
7:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
7:00 PM
Pie Eating Contest – Stafford Pavilion
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Chris Sacks Band (Trop Rock)
7:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:30 PM
Wood Carving, Blown Glass, & Ironworks Live Auction
8:00 PM
RODEO: Painted Pony Championship Rodeo Sponsored By: Apple Auto
9:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Thursday, July 28

Sponsored By: Hillside Oil
10:00 AM
Dairy Cattle Show
11:00 AM
4-H ATV Event – Field Area
2:00 PM
4-H Small Engine Event – Field Area
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Studios – Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
4:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
5:15 PM
Majestik Spectacular
5:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:00 PM
LIVE MUSIC: GOSPEL NIGHT – Featuring Downin Lane, Nottingham Four, Griffith Family, Dixie Melody Boys
6:30 – 7 PM
Barn Spotlight: Goats
6:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
7:00 PM
All-Star Showmanship Contest
8:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
8:00 PM
Demolition Derby: Featuring the School Bus Heat (Sponsored By: Hillside Oil)
8:30 PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:15 PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Friday, July 29

Sponsored by: Elkton Recycling 4-H Appreciation Day
8:30 AM
4-H Western Horse Show
10:00 AM
4-H Small & Large Pets Show, followed by the 4-H Pygmy Goat Show
12:00 noon
4-H Farm Tractor Safety Event – Field Area by Stage
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Studios – Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
4:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:00 PM
Midway Opens
6:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
6:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:30 PM
4–H Pretty Animal Contest – Stafford Pavilion
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Olivia Reynolds (Original & Country)
7:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
7:30 PM
Power Wheel Derby
8:00 PM
Demolition Derby Sponsored By: Elkton Recycling
8:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
9:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker

Saturday, July 30

Demo Derby Day
8:00 AM
Pretty Baby Contest
8:30 AM
Open Western Horse Show
8:30 AM
4-H Dog Show Registration
9:00 AM
4-H Dog Show – Field Area Under Tent
11:00 AM
4-H Livestock Sale Social
12:00 PM
4-H Livestock Sale – Stafford Pavilion
1:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
1:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
2:00 PM
Midway Opens
2:00 PM
Demo Derby Matinee
2:15 PM
Majestik Spectacular
3 – 9 PM
Mobile Glass Blowing – Glass Blowing Demonstrations and Blacksmith Demonstrations
3:00 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
3:30 PM
Clover Show and Tell
4:30 PM
4-H Awards Ceremony – Stafford Pavilion
5:00 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
5:30 PM
Team Uprooted – Extreme Chainsaw Carving
6:00 PM
Youth Big Wheel Contest – Grandstand Area
7:00 PM
Wood Carving, Blown Glass Live Auction, & Ironworks Live Auction
7:00 PM
Majestik Spectacular
7 – 10 PM
LIVE MUSIC: Leadfoot (Rock)
7:30 PM
Professor Bubblemaker
8:00 PM
Demolition Derby
9:00PM
Majestik Spectacular
9:30 PM
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 by this time & pens must be clean

All events and times are subject to change

All Midway opening and run times are weather dependent.

What's New?

2023 Fair Dates!

The 2023 Fair will run from Friday, July 21 through Saturday, July 29. Hope to see you there!

Please leave your pets at home

Dogs and other pets are not allowed at the Fair.

Livestock Sale Thanks

The Fair would like to thank all the buyers and contributors at the 2021 Livestock Sale!

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Thanks for a great 2022 Cecil County Fair! We’ll see you July 21-29, 2023!
It’s the last day of the fair and it’s going to be a beautiful night! Come out and visit!
If possible please purchase your tickets ahead of time through Eventbrite or bring cash to get in the front gate.
It’s the first night of the derby and we can’t wait to see you there!
@MyFairAssassin You can get a card for the rides and only add enough money for the number of rides they’ll do.
It’s finally here! The 2022 Cecil County Fair starts tonight at 5:00. We can’t wait to see you there!
The 2022 Cecil County Fair is just one week away! We can’t wait too see you there July 22-30!
Thanks for a great Fair! We’ll see you July 22-30, 2022!
It’s the last day of the fair! If you haven’t come to visit us now is the time!
It’s a beautiful day for crashing cars! Night two of the demolition derby starts at 8. Get here early to make sure you have a seat!
Join us for the first night of the Painted Pony Championship Rodeo tonight at 8!
The 2021 Cecil County Fair starts tonight at 5pm. We can’t wait to see you there!
Thanks for joining us at the 2019 Cecil County Fair brought to you by @AllanMyersInc! It was a wonderful week and we’ll see you July 24-August 1, 2020!
It’s the last day of the fair! Be sure to join us for a beautiful day of fair fun!
Just about 4 hours until the first night of the demolition derby! We’re running school buses tonight and it should be lots of fun for the whole family. We’ll see you here! https://t.co/NXgBS3Yolc CecilCountyFair photo
The weather is BEAUTIFUL! Come out and join us for the second night of the Painted Pony Championship Rodeo at 7:30.
Join us for the first night of the Painted Pony Championship Rodeo tonight at 7:30! Don’t forget it’s also $12 Tuesday for the Midway. We’ll see you here! https://t.co/J6yPYmQlF9 CecilCountyFair photo
Be sure to join us for Children’s Day from 10:30-2!
Thanks to everyone who participated in the 7th Annual Running with the Pigs 5K this morning! https://t.co/ImgJh1en1e CecilCountyFair photo

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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