Attractions & Events

August 4th-7th, 2016

Thursday August 4, 2016 

FREE ADMISSION ALL DAY!

Come see the prize winning flowers and vegetables in the Flower Tent by the Ski Lodge all afternoon!​

​1pm:

  • Monroe County Fair is open to the public!
  • Talent Show Preliminary Round (Main stage)

1-9pm: Carnival rides open! (Field past main entrance)​

5pm - 9:30pm — Open Mic Night featuring performances by up and coming local artists! bring the family and enjoy some great music while supporting these excellent performers!

7pm: Pet Show (Show ring)

10pm: Monroe County Fair closes for the day​

Friday August 5, 2016 

11am: Monroe County Fair open to the public! [$5/person, kids 12 and under are free!]

1-9pm: Carnival rides open! (Field past main entrance)​

3pm: 4H Dog Show (Livestock Tents)

3pm and 4pm— Richard Gilewitz conducts "GillaCamps" for Guitar and Ukulel players - Free with fair admission. (Main stage)

6pm: Embers Into Flame (Main stage)

7pm: Dairy Cattle Show (Livestock Tents)

7:30pm: Internationally recognized humorist, storyteller and fingerstyle guitarist Richard Gilewitz in concert. (Main stage)

10pm: Monroe County Fair closes for the day​

Saturday August 6, 2016 

Music On The Main Stage: Music starts at 12pm noon on Saturday with a variety of local/regional groups and performers.

Local high school robotics clubs will be demonstrating their school projects on the small stage in the food tent!

11am: Monroe County Fair open to the public! [$5/person, kids 12 and under are free!]

11am: Horse Show open to public (Horse Arena)

12pm:

  • Talent Show Final Judging (Main stage)
  • Open Meat Goat Show (Livestock Tents)

1-9pm: Carnival rides open! (Field past main entrance)​

2-5pm: Big Dog Country Showdown - Country Music Talent Search (Main stage)

6pm: These Guys (Main stage)

8pm: The Kid Kurry Band (Main stage)

10pm: Monroe County Fair closes for the day​

Sunday August 7, 2016 

11am: Monroe County Fair open to the public! [$5/person, kids 12 and under are free!]

12pm:

  • ADGA Dairy Goat Show with over 90 dairy goats! (Livestock Tents)​
  • Garden Tractor Pull (Tractor Pull Field behind Livestock Tents)

12-5pm: Carnival rides open! (Field past main entrance)​

1-4:30pm: Sunday Afternoon Jam with Misfit Karma. Enjoy the music of CSNY, The Grateful Dead, Van Morrison, James Taylor and others, along with originals from this popular upstate band.

6pm: Monroe County Fair closes for the year!

For more information
Email: eileenmcf@me.com

Information will be added as events & attractions are confirmed.

Exhibits & Shows

The heart of the fair, we will have 4-H & open shows for all sorts of animals, flowers & vegetables, foods, and arts ranging from fine arts to photography to fabric arts to woodworking and more. Watch for more information, including how to enter these competitions yourself! Specific times in schedule to the right.

Thursday - Pet Show

Friday - 4H Dog Show, Dairy Cattle Show

Saturday​ - Horse Show, Meat Goat Show

Sunday - ADGA Dairy Goat Show, Garden Tractor Pull​

Fair Food & Local Concessions

In addition to fair food treats in the Fun Zone, we will have local concessions in the Food Tent including Salvatore's Pizza (serving several Rohrbach's among others),  Rotary Club Hots & Hamburgs, Monroe County's favorite ice cream from LuGia's, and more.

Since food and beverages are available on site, and in order to help support our vendors, we respectfully require visitors to leave outside food and beverages at home.

Fun Zone & Rides

Kids and kids-at-heart will enjoy carnival games and kiddie rides by Hammer! (Field past main entrance) [$3/ride or $15/all day pass]

Pony rides by 2 Barn Farm (Livestock Tents) [$5/ride]

Guided trail rides by 2 Barn Farm (Livestock Tents) [$10/ride]​

Live Music & More

Enjoy live music - free with admission (Just $5)! - every day at the fair. Shows & times are listed on our schedule to the right.