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Admission

NEW at the ENTRY GATES

Credit and Debit cards accepted    (no cashback)

 

Weekend Pass: Adults, Seniors, Students: $20

Friday: Everyone over 12: $8; Everyone 12 & under: Free*

Saturday and Sunday: Adults: $10; Students & Seniors: $8  Children 6 to 12 years: $ 2; under 6: Free 

*Children under 12 must be accompanied by adult to receive free admission

School passes may be used on Sat OR Sun.

Midway Unlimited Rides

NEW at the ENTRY GATES Credit and Debit cards accepted (no cashback)

Admission:

Weekend Pass:

Everyone over 12 

$20

 

Friday:

Everyone over 12

$8

 

Friday:

Everyone 12 & under

Free

 

Saturday and Sunday:

Adults

$10

 

Saturday and Sunday:

Children 6 to 12years / under 6

$2/Free

 

Saturday and Sunday

Students and Seniors

$8

Children 12 and under will only be admitted for free when accompanied by an adult.  School passes may be used on either Saturday or Sunday.

HOURS:  Friday - 4pm to 11pm;  Saturday - 9am to 11pm;  Sunday 10am to 5pm

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
Last day to purchase daily unlimited midway ride tickets for $25

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
6:00 to 9:00 Receipt of entries - Fair Buildings
Note: The Midway is not open on Thursday evening

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017

8:00 to 11 :00

Receipt of entries

Fair Buildings

9:15 to 11:30

Agri-Education Day, Grade 3

South Field

4:00

Gates Open, CARTER SHOWS

Midway

5:00

Exhibits & School Displays open

Both buildings

6:30

Official Opening of Fair, Announcement of Fair Ambassador, Talent Show

Outdoor Stage

7:00 to 11:00

Truck & Tractor Pull

Track

8:00

Zumba Party

Outdoor Stage

9:00

Exhibit areas close

Both Buildings

11:00

Midway closes/Grounds close

 


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

9:00

Gates Open,   CARTER SHOWS Midway opens at 10 am

9:00

Hunter / Jumper Horse Show, All Day

South Field

10:00

Midway Opens,  Carter Shows

Midway

10:00 to 4:00 Dairy Cattle Exhibit South Field
10:00 to 2:00 The Home Depot Activity Centre Outside Fall Fair Centre

11:15 to 5:30

Stage Entertainment

See below, Entertainment Tent

1:00 to 3:00

Royal Winter Fair

Farm to Table Demonstrations

Inside Fall Fair Centre

1:00

Milking Demonstration (also at 2:30)

South Field

7:00

Demolition Derby

Track

8:30

Exhibit areas close

Both Buildings

11:00

Midway closes/Grounds close

 


SUNDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 17, 2017

10:00 to 12:00

Show-N-Shine Car Registration

Centre of Track

10:00 

Vintage Tractor Show Registration

West end of Track

10:30

Talent Show Winners

Entertainment Tent

11:00

CARTER SHOWS Midway opens - Rides begin

Midway

11:00

Light & Heavy Horse & Pony Pulling

Track

11:00 to 3:00 

Sheep herding and shearing demos

South Field

11:00 to 4:00

On-Stage Entertainment

See below, Entertainment Tent

12:00

Beef Cattle, Judging

South Field

12:00

4-H Beef Cattle Judging

South Field

12:00

Children's Pet Show

South Field

12:00

Goat Show

South Field


SUNDAY AFTERNOON, SEPTEMBER 17, 2017

1:30

Registration Children's Pedal Tractor Pull

Track near Tennis Court

2:00

Children's Pedal Car Pull

Track near Tennis Court

3:00

Vintage Tractor Parade

Track

4:15

Town Park Rec Centre Exhibits close

 

4:30-5pm

Exhibitors remove entries from the buildings

5:00

Midway closes/grounds close

 


SATURDAY AND SUNDAY Here and There

Hop on - Hop off, John Tinney, Horse drawn wagon rides, after 10am
Port Hope Girl Guides, both days, path to South Field
Port Hope Scouts, both days, path to South Field
Shy-Shy the Clown, both days, 1 to 4
Taoist Tai Chi Society, 3 flash sessions (Sunday)

Between the Town Park Recreation Centre and the Midway 

Kid's Scavenger Hunt, Giant Tiger booth, 10 to 2 both days

Demonstrations
In Fall Fair Centre: knitting, pottery, rug hooking, spinning, stitchery
Entrance to South Field: blacksmithing, woodturning, tin smithing and soapstone carving

Exhibits: Town Park Recreation Centre
Art, Baking, Bottled Goods, Handcrafts, Junior Competitions, Needlecraft & Fibre Arts, Quilts, Photography, Scarecrows

Exhibits: Fall Fair Centre
Field Crops, 4-H Displays, Fruits & Vegetables, Plants & Flowers, Local Bounty Show Kitchen, Community Displays & Vendors

Refreshment Booths
Throughout the grounds and in the South Field

South Field

Agricultural Awareness Tent

Agricultural Equipment Display

Children's Pet Show, Sunday at noon

Hunter/Jumper Horse Show (Saturday)

Canadian Horse Breeder's Show (Sunday)

Sheep Herding & Shearing (Saturday)

Petting Zoo and Pony Rides

Poultry & Waterfowl Exhibition

Washboard Hank - Saturday 11 to 3

Marc Sepic, The Nutty Music Professor, 10 to 4

Livestock Competitions

Milking Demonstration, (Sat 1:00 and 2:30)

 

ENTERTAINMENT TENT - SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Friday Evening:

6:30             

Outdoor Stage

  • Official Opening of the Port Hope Fair,  
  • Announcement of Port Hope Fair Ambassador,
  • Talent Show
8:00

Zumba Party

Saturday:  

11:15       Joyful Noise, Rocking to the 50s and 60s
12:30 Greg Hannah, 80s and 90s cover band
1:30 Blue Room, Blues and Jazz
2:30 Mudmen, Celtic Rock
3:30 Shimmy Dance, Belly Dancing
4:30 Blue Room, Blues and Jazz
5:30-7:15 Mudmen, Celtic Rock

Sunday:  

10:30         Talent Show Winners
11:00 Bill Fulton, Country
12:00 Ritmo Flamenco, Spanish Dance
1:00 Union Duke, Country Rock
2:00 Bill Fulton, Country
3:00-4:00 Union Duke, Country Rock

This program is subject to change.