2016 Farm Fair
Tuesday, July 19
through
Sunday, July 24

Family, Friends, and Fun at the Burlington County Farm Fair

Farm Fair 2016 Events

Ongoing Events for each day

  • Egg to Chick Hatching - 4-H small animal tent
  • Farmer for a Day Project for Children
  • Children's Scavenger Hunt
  • Antique Farm Equipment Display - northeast corner
  • Recycled Scarecrow Contest display - dining pavilion
  • Burlington County History Tent
  • Beep Beep the Clown will be appearing in the flag pole area Tuesday thru Saturday evenings
  • Bubble Ball Games all day every day - location TBD
  • Look for the Burlington County Bookmobile

Event Schedule for Tuesday, July 19

  • 10:00am - 4-H dairy goat show – north show tent
  • 3:00pm - NJ State FFA Tractor Driving Competition - tractor pull area

  • 4:00pm - 4-H exhibits open
  • 4:00pm - Commercial exhibits open to public
  • 4:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent opens
  • 4:30pm - Amusement rides open - all rides reduced by one ticket until 11pm
  • 5:00pm - Antique tractor, farm equipment, and garden tractor parade
  • 5:00pm - Jr Equestrian of the Year followed by Sr Equestrian of the Year contests – north show tent
  • 5:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 6:00pm - Beep Beep the Clown appearing in the Flag Pole area till 10pm
  • 7:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 7:00pm - Musical entertainment – Scott Gager and Paul Street - north show tent
  • 7:00pm - Winning Waggers 4-H Dog Club Exhibition - south show tent till 9pm
  • 7:30pm - Musical entertainment - Mike and Flora - dining pavilion
  • 7:45pm - Farm Fair Opening Ceremonies – north show tent
  • 8:30pm - Hot dog / pig / goat races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 9:00pm - Better Milking Contest - milking tent
  • 9:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent closes
  • 9:00pm - Musical Entertainment - Second Time Around Band – north show tent
  • 10:00pm - 4-H exhibits close
  • 11:00pm - Farm Fair closes for the day

Event Schedule for Wednesday, July 20

  • 8:30am - NJ State FFA Horse Evaluation / Career Development Event - horse arena (results here)
  • 3:00pm - Horse Pull Registration - tractor pull arena

  • 4:00pm - Commercial exhibits open to public
  • 4:00pm - 4-H exhibits open
  • 4:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent opens
  • 4:30pm - Amusement rides open
  • 5:00pm - Antique tractor, farm equipment, and garden tractor parade
  • 5:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 5:00pm - Challenge of the Clubs - horse arena (results here)
  • 6:00pm - Horse Pull – tractor pull arena
  • 6:00pm - Beep Beep the Clown appearing in the Flag Pole area till 10pm
  • 6:30pm - Children's Tractor Pull registration - northeast corner tent
  • 7:00pm - Children's Tractor Pull - northeast corner
  • 7:00pm - Musical Entertainment - Jim Skanes - north show tent
  • 7:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Men's Spike Driving Contest - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Women's Skillet Throw - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Musical Entertainment - Mike and Flora - dining pavilion
  • 8:00pm - Men's Spike Driving Contest - special events area
  • 8:00pm - Women's Skillet Throwing Contest - special events area
  • 8:00pm - Musical Entertainment - Emma and Paul Street – north show tent
  • 8:30pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 8:45pm - Future Farm Fair Queen Parade (open to all girls ages 5 to 13) - north show tent
  • 9:00pm - Farm Fair Queen Pageant - north show tent
  • 9:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent closes
  • 9:00pm - Better Milking Contest - milking tent
  • 10:00pm - 4-H exhibits close
  • 11:00pm - Farm Fair closes for the day

Event Schedule for Thursday, July 21

  • 8:00am - Open English Horse Show - horse show ring (results here)
  • 10:00am - 4-H exhibits open
  • 10:00am - Children's Day at the Fair (till 4pm)
  • 12:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides

  • 4:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent opens
  • 4:00pm - Commercial exhibits open to public
  • 4:00pm - FFA Presentation - north show tent
  • 4:30pm - Amusement rides open
  • 5:00pm - Antique tractor, farm equipment, and garden tractor parade
  • 5:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 6:00pm - Adult Tractor Pull - tractor pull arena
  • 6:00pm - Beep Beep the Clown appearing in the Flag Pole area till 10pm
  • 6:30pm - Children's Tractor Pull registration - northeast corner
  • 6:30pm - Draft Horse Versatility Demonstration - horse arena
  • 7:00pm - Children's Tractor Pull - northeast corner
  • 7:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Men's Spike Driving Contest - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Women's Skillet Throw - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Musical Entertainment - Mike and Flora - dining pavilion
  • 7:30pm - Burlington County 4-H Cloggers - north show tent
  • 8:00pm - Men's Spike Driving Contest - special events area
  • 8:00pm - Women's Skillet Throwing Contest - special events area
  • 8:30pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 9:00pm - Star Search at the Fair Contest - north show tent
  • 9:00pm - Better Milking Contest - milking tent
  • 9:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent closes
  • 10:00pm - 4-H exhibits close
  • 11:00pm - Farm Fair closes for the day

Event Schedule for Friday, July 22

  • 8:00am - Open Western Fun Day - horse show arena (results here)
  • 12:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 3:00pm - Senior Pride Event - "Taste of the Fair" - dining pavilion - Entertainment by The Presto Family
  • 3:00pm - Open Games Day (grades 4-12) - horse show arena (results here)

  • 4:00pm - Commercial exhibits open to public
  • 4:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent opens
  • 4:00pm - 4-H exhibits open
  • 4:00pm - FFA Presentation - north show tent
  • 4:30pm - Amusement rides open
  • 5:00pm - Antique tractor, farm equipment, and garden tractor parade
  • 5:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 6:00pm - Beep Beep the Clown appearing in the Flag Pole area till 10pm
  • 6:00pm - 4-H Caring Canines Exhibition - north show tent
  • 6:00pm - Garden Tractor Pull - tractor pull arena
  • 6:30pm - Children's Tractor Pull registration - northeast corner
  • 6:30pm - Mav3rick and El3trio - DJ Entertainment - south show tent till 10:30pm
  • 7:00pm - Children's Tractor Pull contest - northeast corner
  • 7:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 7:00pm - Musical Entertainment - The Woodshop Band - south show tent
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Men's Spike Driving Contest - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Women's Skillet Throw - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Fireball Mountain Laser Tag - special events area
  • 7:30pm - Musical Entertainment - Mike and Flora - dining pavilion
  • 8:00pm - Men's Spike Driving Contest - special events area
  • 8:00pm - Women's Skillet Throwing Contest - special events area
  • 8:30pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 9:00pm - Musical Entertainment - Bullz Eye Band - north show tent
  • 9:00pm - Better milking contest - milking tent
  • 9:00pm - Home arts & crafts tent closes
  • 10:00pm - 4-H exhibits close
  • 11:00pm - Farm Fair closes for the day

Event Schedule for Saturday, July 23

  • 8:00am - Open Cloverbud Event - horse arena (results here)
  • 8:30am - FFA Dairy Handlers Competition - south show tent
  • 9:00am - Plein Air Painting contest registration - information booth in the Flag Pole area
  • 10:00am - Open Dairy Cow Show - south show tent till 3pm

  • 1:00pm - Home Arts & Crafts tent opens
  • 2:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 2:00pm - Amusement rides open - all rides reduced by 1 ticket till 6pm
  • 3:00pm - Open Game Day (grade 9) - horse arena (results here)
  • 3:00pm - 4-H "Kiss the Pig" Contest - north show tent - followed by:
    4-H Small Animal Club Award Presentations
    4-H Poultry Club Award Presentations
  • 4:00pm - Commercial exhibits open to public
  • 4:00pm - 4-H exhibits open
  • 4:00pm - FFA Presentation - north show tent
  • 5:00pm - Antique tractor, farm equipment, and garden tractor parade
  • 5:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area by Pony Rides
  • 6:00pm - Adult Tractor Pull – tractor pull arena
  • 6:00pm - 4-H Cloverbud Theatre Troupe - presents a scene from "The Magic Purple Flower" - north show tent
  • 6:00pm - Burlington County Gardener's Association Presentations - south show tent
  • 6:00pm - Beep Beep the Clown appearing in the Flag Pole area till 10pm
  • 6:30pm - Children's Tractor Pull registration - northeast corner
  • 7:00pm - Children's Tractor Pull - northeast corner
  • 7:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 7:00pm - Musical Entertainment - Scott Gager - north show tent
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Men's Spike Driving Contest - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Registration for Women's Skillet Throw - information booth in Flag Pole area
  • 7:30pm - Fireball Mountain Laser Tag - special events area
  • 7:30pm - Musical Entertainment - Mike and Flora - dining pavilion
  • 8:00pm - Men's Spike Driving Contest Finals - special events area
  • 8:00pm - Women's Skillet Throwing Contest Finals - special events area
  • 8:30pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 9:00pm - Better milking contest - milking tent
  • 9:00pm - Home arts & crafts tent closes
  • 9:00pm - Musical Entertainment - The Jersey Beat Band - north show tent
  • 10:00pm - 4-H exhibits close
  • 11:00pm - Farm Fair closes for the day

Event Schedule for Sunday, July 24

Please note that not all animal exhibits will be open today

  • 8:00am - Open Dressage Show - horse arena (results here)
  • 9:00am - Plein Air Painting Contest registration - information booth in the Flag Pole area
  • 11:00am - Ecumenical Church Service - north show tent

  • 12:00pm - Amusement rides open - $30 Wristband Special till closing
  • 12:00pm - Decorated Wagon Contest - north show tent - sponsored by the Farm Bureau Women's Group
  • 12:00pm - Open Pet Show registration - north show tent
  • 12:00pm - Commercial exhibits open to public
  • 12:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 12:00pm - 4-H exhibits open
  • 12:30pm - Open Pet Show - north show tent
  • 3:00pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 3:00pm - Musical Entertainment - Warm Hearted Country Band - south show tent
  • 3:00pm - Musical Entertainment - The Woodshop Band - north show tent
  • 3:00pm - Plein Air Painting Contest awards - location TBD
  • 4:30pm - Hot Dog / Pig / Goat Races - Flag Pole area
  • 5:00pm - Antique tractor, farm equipment, and garden tractor parade
  • 5:00pm - 4-H exhibits close
  • 6:00pm - Farm Fair closes - SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!