2023 Pittston Fair Events
Midway by Smokey's Greater Shows

Thursday July 20, 2023 – Agricultural Day

Seniors (60+), Veterans, and Kids 12 & Under Free, 

Age 13 – Adult: $8.00      There is an ATM located at the Cook Shack!

8:00am     Gates Open

10:00am   Strawberry Museum Opens

10:00am   Historical Museum Opens

10:00am   Ledgeway Farm Goat Milking Demo

1:00pm     Exhibition Hall Opens

2:00pm     Steer Pulling - Kid's Class 1200 & Under

2:00pm     Art Class in the Community Hall

3:00pm     Ledgeway Farm Soap Felting Demo

4:00pm     Midway Opens

5:00pm     Pig Scramble Sign-up(ages 6-7)

6:30pm     Pig Scramble Ages 6-7

         ** See Below important Update**

6:30pm     King Arthur Flour Contest Judging

7:00pm     2800 and under Short Pull

 

 

 

 

Friday July 21, 2023

Children 12 & under FREE with Adult, 

Ages 13 - Adult $8.00     There is an ATM located at the Cook Shack!

6:30am     Weigh-in Oxen & Steer

8:00am     Gates Open

9:00am     Single Horse Twitch & Team Log Scoot & Feed Race

9:00am     Steer & Oxen Pull

9:00am     Exhibit Hall Opens

9:00am     Historical Museum Opens

9:00am     Strawberry Museum Opens

9:30am     Kids Ride a Draft

10:00am   Sulky Plow Contest - East side of Grounds

10:00am   Ledgeway Farm Goat Milking Demo

11:00am   Historical Society Schoolhouse Opens

12:00pm   Horse Pull Weigh-in 3100

2:00pm     Art Class in the Community Hall

3:00pm     Ledgeway Farm Soap Felting Demo

4:00pm     Cake Decorating Judging-Adults & Kids

4:00pm     Midway Opens

4:30pm     Open Beef Exhibit

5:00pm     Cake Walk @ Exhibition Hall

5:00pm     He-man/She-woman Signup

6:00pm     DRIVER ED-FREE GIVEAWAY

6:00pm     He-man/She-woman Contest

6:00pm     Walter Weymouth on Stage

6:30pm     Maine Cabin Masters Meet & Greet

7:00pm     4x4 Off Road Trucks Rock Crawl Course

7:30pm     12 ft Horse Pull 3100 & Under

         *Charlie Barnes Memorial Pull*

9:15pm     Fireworks(rain date Saturday)

 

 

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Saturday July 22, 2023

Children 12 & Under FREE with Adult, 

Ages 13 - Adult $8.00       There is an ATM located at the Cook Shack!

 

 

7:00am     Weigh-in Horses

8:00am     Gates Open

9:00am     Exhibit Hall Opens

9:00am     Historical Museum Opens

9:00am     Strawberry Museum Opens

10:00am   Kiddie Tractor Pull Signup (35-45lbs)

10:00am   Horse Pull-Distance Classes

10:00am   Ledgeway Farm Goat Milking Demo

11:00am   Kiddie Tractor Pull (35-45lbs)

11:30am   Entries for Baked Bean Cookoff due @Exhibition Hall

12:00pm   Baked Bean Cookoff  in the Exhibition Hall                      

12:00pm   Midway Opens

1:30pm     Strawberry Dessert Contest

2:00pm     Art Class in the Community Hall

3:00pm     Ledgeway Farm Soap Felting Demo

3:00pm     Bicycle Give-A-Way

3:00pm    DRIVER ED-FREE GIVEAWAY

4:00pm     Signup for Horseshoe & Fry Pan Toss

5:00pm     Fry Pan Toss (women only)

                  Horseshoe Pitch (men only)

6:00pm     Horse Pull 12ft over/under 3400lb

6:00pm     Truck Pull Registration & Tech (RULES)

7:00pm     Truck Pull Competition

7:00pm     TBD On Stage

 

 

 

 

Sunday July 23, 2023 - Children's Day

Children 12 & under FREE with Adult,

Ages 13 - Adult $8.00    There is an ATM located at the Cook Shack!

 

7:00am     Weigh-in Oxen & Steer

8:00am     Gates Open

9:00am     Exhibit Hall Opens

9:00am     Historical Museum Opens

9:00am     Strawberry Museum Opens

9:00am     Kiddie Tractor Pull Signup(46-55 lbs)

9:30am     Non-Denominational Church Service

9:30am     Baby Contest Signup @Strawberry Museum

10:00am   Open Steer and Oxen Show

10:00am   Horse Barrel Racing

10:00am   Kiddie Tractor Pull (46-55lbs)

10:00am   Goat Fun Show

11:00am   Baby Contest On Stage

12:00pm   Midway Opens

12:00pm   Mad Scienc Fire & Ice Event

12:00pm   Adult Fudge Contest

1:00pm     Children’s Day Activities

1:00pm     Demolition Derby

2:00pm     Children's Cookie Contest

2:00pm     Mr. Harley on stage

3:00pm     Ledgeway Farm Soap Felting Demo

3:00pm     Bicycle Contest Give-A-Way(on Stage)

3:30pm     DRIVER ED - FREE GIVEAWAY

3:45pm     Flower & Plant Sale (on Stage)

4:30pm     Strawberry Pageant Coronation

4:30pm     Pig Scramble Sign up (ages 4&5) at the Office

            **See Below Important Update**

5:30pm     Midway Closes

5:30pm     Pig Scramble (ages 4&5)

           **See Below Important Update**

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Please note: All times and events subject to change.  Please check back as the Fair Dates get closer!  Thank You!

All Exhibition Hall events and rules can be found on the Exhibition Hall page!

**Please remember, Dogs and other Pets are not allowed on the fairgrounds.**

**This Year's Pig Scrambles: Each Child who catches a pig will win a $30.00 Cash Prize.*

A Special THANK YOU to all of the sponsors of this year's Pittston Fair!!