Harwinton Fair

Attractions



 

New this year

  • Friday - $5 admission

    • 6-9pm - Doodle Bug Competition in the Tractor Pull area
 
 

Again this year on Friday

    • 4pm - Mini horse pulls in Draw ring
    • 4-9pm - entry to the fairgrounds
    • 5pm - Wamogo Timber Team. Wood chopping demonstrations in wood-chopping area
    • Classic car show
    • Music in the bandstand
    • Music on the lower stage
    • Food & other concessions available all evening
    • Rides & amusements (wristbands available for purchase)
 

Annual Contests

  • Hay Bale Tossing
    • For males
    • Saturday, 1:00pm
    • Sunday, 10:00am

  • Oxen Teamster Challenge
    • Saturday, 1:00pm
    • South end of Fairgrounds - near Pulling Ring

  • Skillet Tossing
    • For Women of 18 years and up - Sign up that morning - Free Event
    • Held Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon; come join the fun!

  • Tractor Pulls
    • Antique Tractor Pulls 10:00am Saturday morning
    • Garden Tractor Pulls 10:00am Sunday morning
 

All Weekend

  • Antique Tractor Show all weekend

  • Blacksmith Shop

  • Civil War Era Demonstrations & Living History
    • Educational & Informative about the historical Civil War Era life & times

  • Country Store & Early Americana Display
    • Americana demonstrations all Weekend

  • Draft Horse Exhibit & Demonstration
    • Exhibit & demonstration Sat & Sun
    • Talk on draft horse and wagon Sunday in Horse Show Ring at Noon

  • Pig Races - Saturday & Sunday
    • 4 races each day - times to be announced during the fair

  • Pisgah Mountain Primitives
    • Demonstrations of Pioneer Living, Blacksmithing & Cooking

  • Woodchopping competitions
    • Saturday, 1:00pm
    • Sunday, 1:00pm

  • Working Shingle Mill

  • Come see exhibits, baking, crafts, photography, contests & competitions
 

Kids & Family Entertainment

Lower Stage Area:

  • The Renegades
    • Friday, 6:00pm to 9pm

  • The Magic of Jim Sisti
    • Saturday, 2:00pm & 4:00pm
    • Sunday, 2:00pm & 4:00pm

  • David Verdosci's Sunshine Road Show
    • Saturday, 1:00pm & 3:00pm
    • Sunday, 1:00pm & 3:00pm

  • Har-Bur Middle School Band
    • Saturday, 10:30am to noon

  • Jeff Conlon, Irish-American music
    • Sunday, 10am to noon

Country Music on the Bandstand / Gazebo:

  • The Tradesmen
    • Friday, 4:30pm to 8:30pm

  • Jeff Conlon (Irish-American music)
    • Saturday, 10am to noon

  • Dave Quick and the Sidekick Band
    • Saturday, 1pm to 6pm

  • Bristol Ole Tyme Fiddlers
    • Sunday, 10am to noon

  • Nashville Drive
    • Sunday, 1pm to 5pm

Throughout the fairground:

  • Lewis S. Mills High School Marching Band
    • Saturday at approx 2:00pm