2017 Maine Agricultural Fairs

Fair season in Maine begins in July. From pie contests to pulling
competitions, these colorful events showcase farm life and animals
and the hardworking people who make their living from the land.
Listings of agricultural fairs throughout the state
can be found at www.mainefairs.org


August 8-13   Topsham Fair – Topsham. Agricultural exhibits, animal pulling events, 4-H, crafts, midway and harness racing. FMI 207-729-1943 or topshamfair.net


August 10-19   Skowhegan State Fair – Skowhegan. A large family fair featuring a midway, animal exhibits, crafts, commercial exhibits, flower show, animal pulling events, tractor pulling and harness racing. FMI skowheganstatefair.com


August 19-26   Union Fair – Union.  A large agricultural fair featuring the annual Blueberry Festival plus a large midway, crafts, animal pulling events and harness racing. FMI unionfair.org


August 24-27   Piscataquis Valley Fair – Dover-Foxcroft. Fair includes a milking parlor with homemade ice cream, agricultural exhibits, crafts, midway and animal pulling events. FMI 207-564-3689 or piscataquisvalleyfair.com


August 24-27   Acton Fair – Acton. Includes outstanding exhibits, 4H, livestock exhibit, flower show, animal pulling events, midway. FMI actonfair.net. Auto show on August 24.


August 27-September 4   Windsor Fair – Windsor. A large, progressive fair with extensive agricultural, craft and art exhibits, plus a large midway, animal pulling events, harness racing and mechanical pulling. FMI windsorfair.com


August 31-September 4   Blue Hill Fair – Blue Hill. Great country fair with midway, exhibits, non-pari-mutuel racing, animal pulling events, entertainment. FMI 207-374-3701 or bluehillfair.com


September 1-4    Springfield Fair – Springfield. Stage shows, animal and mechanical pulling, antique autos, midway, livestock exhibits. FMI thespringfieldfair.com


September 1-4    Harmony Fair – Harmony. Free admission, free parking, stage shows, animal and mechanical pulling, midway, demo derby, livestock and exhibit hall.


September 7-10   Clinton Lions Agricultural Fair – Clinton. Family atmosphere, midway, animal pulling events, mechanical pulling event, exhibits, stage entertainment. FMI clinyonlionsfair.com


September 8-10  Litchfield Fair – Litchfield. Country fair with large midway, agricultural exhibits, livestock, animal pulling events. Historical fair museum.


September 17-23   Farmington Fair – Farmington. Large midway, exhibit halls, livestock exhibits, animal pulling events, harness racing, demolition derby.


September 13-16   Oxford County Fair – Oxford. Livestock shows, animal pulling events, midway, crafts, exhibits and harness race track. FMI oxfordcountyfair.com


September 15-17   New Portland Lion’s Fair – North New Portland. Midway, exhibit hall, animal pulling events, mechanical pulling, crafts, livestock exhibits.


September 22-24   Common Ground Fair – Unity. A celebration of rural life, demonstrations, Maine organic-produced foods and crafts as well as livestock exhibit.


September 24-30   Cumberland Fair – Cumberland Center. Large exhibit halls, midway and livestock exhibits, animal pulling events and harness racing.


October 1-8   Fryeburg Fair – Fryeburg. Maine’s largest agricultural fair. Beautiful setting during the height of foliage season. Exhibit halls, museum, harness racing and livestock shows.