Schedule 2013

 

Thursday, August 22rd  

Exhibition buildings open from 900 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.  

Wrist bands for Midway rides will be on sale from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.  Ride as many times as you like from 4:00 P.M. until fair closes.

 9:00 A.M. – Judging Show Oxen & Steers in Pulling ring.

 10:00 A.M. – 4-H Beef Showmanship in livestock show ring.

                       4-H Baby Beef Steer Show following the 4-H Beef Showmanship

                       Beef Judging, 4-H and Open Classes following the 4-H Baby Beef Show.

 10:00 – 2:00 P.M. – Guild of Spinners and Weavers under tent at Museum Bldg.

10:30  A.M. - How to select a rabbit to show and general care of rabbits, by the rabbit barn

 11:00 A.M. – James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

 12:00 Noon - Clipping Demonstration for dairy animals in dairy barn.

                             Midway Rides Open

                             G~Force Laser Tag Open

 12:30 P.M. - Vandini’s (children’s magician), Entertainment Center

 1:00 P.M. – Farmer’s Exhibition – Oxen on Scoot, in pulling ring.

 1:30 P.M. – Talk on care of Guinea Pigs, Rabbit building

 2:00 P.M. – James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

 3:30 P.M. - Cruise’n Car Show, horse show ring ~ Sponsored by Sanford Institution for Savings

                    Vandini’s (children’s magician), Entertainment Center

                      Sheep Blocking Contest, in livestock show ring

  4:00—5:00 P.M. – Milking Demonstration in dairy barn.

 5:00 P.M. - James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

                    Southern Maine Garden Tractor Club Pull in pulling ring.

 6:00 P.M. - E.S.P. Fact or Fiction, Entertainment Center

 7:30 P.M. – Lee Lewis and the Doo Wop Allstars, on stage

                      Cruise’n Car Show awards

                      Kid Farmer Olympics in livestock show ringActon Farm Kids ages 15 and younger

 Friday, August 23th

 Senior Citizen’s Day, age 60+ (From opening until 4:00 P.M.)

Exhibition buildings open from 900 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.  

 Wrist bands for Midway rides will be on sale from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 P.M.   

Ride as many times as you like from Noon to 4:00 P.M. 

 9:00 A.M. - Draft Horse, Pony and Mule Exhibition in horse show ring.

                        4-H Dairy Showmanship, livestock show ring.

 9:30 A.M. - Steer and Ox Pulling, pulling ring.

 10:00 A.M. - Dairy Judging, 4-H and Open Classes, livestock ring.

 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Demonstrations by Museum Building

 11:00 A.M.- Night Works (vocalist), Entertainment Center

 12:00 P.M.Midway Rides Open

                           G~Force Laser Tag Open

 12:30 P.M.Dairy Judging continued.

                          Draft Horse Show continued.

                          Dairy Costume Parade Following the Dairy Show

                          ELVIS is BACK, Entertainment Center

 1:00 P.M. - Ox Pulling continued

 2:00 P.M. – Night Works (vocalist), Entertainment Center

 3:00 P.M – Talk on good Rabbit nutrition, Rabbit barn

 3:30 P.M. - ELVIS is BACK, Entertainment Center

 4:00 P.M.- Apple Pie Contest

                      Milking Demonstrations in dairy barn.

                     4-H Poultry Show in livestock show ring

 5:00 P.MJim Smith spinning in Rabbit Barn 

                     James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

  7:00 P.M. – 4-H Quiz Bowl in livestock show ring.

 8:00 P.M. – MISS ACTON FAIR PAGEANT ~ sponsored by Spence & Mathews Insurance

Saturday, August 24th

 Exhibition buildings open from 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.

Gates open early for Parade Participants.

9:00 A.M. - Rabbit Judging, rabbit barn

 9:30 A.M. – Acton Fair will recognize some of the people who have

                        Advanced the cause of Agriculture in York County.

 10:00 A.M. – Grand Parade

 11:00 A.M. – Midway Rides Open

                          G~Force Laser Tag Open

                         Women’s Skillet Throw in horse show ring ~ sponsored by Aubuchon Hardware

12:00  Noon - Horse Pulling following the parade in the pulling ring

                         Woodsman’s Day, horse show ring ~ sponsored by Aubuchon Hardware

                         James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

 1:00 P.M. – Square Dancers in Museum building

                       4-H Goat Showmanship in livestock show ring

                       Judging 4-H Goats following showmanship classes.

                       Judging 4-H and Open Sheep Classes following Goat show.

                  4-H Demonstrations by Extension Building till 3pm

2:30 P.M.    B.J. Locke Tribute to Houdini, Entertainment Center

 3:00 P.M. – Jim the Balloon Guy, Entertainment Center

                        King Arthur Flour Baking Contest in Exhibition Building

                        Woodsman’s Day, horse show ring ~ sponsored by Aubuchon Hardware

 4:00 P.M. – Frozen Tee Shirt Contest, livestock show ring

 4:30 P.M. – James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

 5:00 P.M. – Milking Demonstration in dairy barn

                       Spinning in Rabbit Barn

 5:30 P.M. – B.J. Locke Tribute to Houdini, Entertainment Center

 6:00 P.M. – Hay Contest in livestock show ring

 7:00 P.M. – 4-H Quiz Bowl Finals in livestock show ring

 7:30 P.M.- Adult Farmers Olympics in livestock show ring

 8:00 P.M.Jimmy Lehoux, On Stage

Sunday, August 25th

 Exhibition buildings will be open from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

 Wrist bands for Midway rides on sale from opening until 3:00 P.M.

Ride as many times as you want until the fair closes.

 8:00 A.M. – Kids Fun Run in pulling ring

                          Class A Horse Show in horse show ring

                         4-H Rabbit Showmanship clinic by rabbit barn

8:15 A.M. – 5K Road Race in pulling ring

 8:30 A.M. – Interdenominational Church Service in Entertainment Center

 9:00 A.M. – 4-H Members Rabbit Showmanship by rabbit barn.

 9:30 A.M. – Antique Tractor Club Tractor Pull in Pulling Ring

 10:00 A.M. – 4-H Sheep Obstacle course in livestock show ring

 11:00 A.M. – Farmer’s Lawnmower Rodeo- (place to be announced)

 12:00 Noon - Pig Scramble-York County Residents Only

         ~sponsored by Spence and Mathews Insurance

                            Jim the Balloon Guy, Entertainment Center

                               Midway Rides Open

                             G~Force Laser Tag Open

 1:00 P.M.- Saco River Jazz Emsemble, on stage

1:30 P.M. – 4-H Rabbit Show by rabbit barn– For York County Members only

                       Country Clogging Express, Entertainment Center

 2:00 P.M. – Pedal Tractor Pull in livestock show ring—registration begins at 1:45

                          ~sponsored by Edward Jones Investments

                       Money Hunt for children to follow pedal tractor pull

                          ~sponsored by Edward Jones Investments

                       Antique Tractor Pull continued

2:30 P.M. James and Marie World of Magic, Entertainment Center

3:30 P.M. Jim the Balloon Guy, Entertainment Center

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