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Admission

Weekend Pass: Adults, Seniors, Students: $15

Friday: Everyone over 12: $5; Everyone 12 & under: Free*

Saturday: Adults: $10; Children 6 to 12 years: $ 2; under 6: Free

Sunday: Everyone over 12: $10;  Everyone 12 & under: Free*

 

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

Midway Unlimited Rides

Admission:

Weekend Pass:

Adults, Seniors, Students

$15

 

Friday:

Everyone over 12

$5

 

Friday and Sunday:

Everyone 12 & under

Free

 

Saturday:

Everyone over 12

$10

 

Saturday:

Children 6 to 12years / under 6

$2/Free

 

Sunday:

Everyone over 12

$10

Children 12 and under will only be admitted for free when accompanied by an adult

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

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14,2016
Last day to purchase daily unlimited midway ride tickets for $25

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
6:00 to 9:00 Receipt of entries - Fair Buildings
Note: The Midway is not open on Thursday evening

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

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

Cameco Gym in the

Town Park Recreation Centre

7:00 to 11:00

Truck & Tractor Pull Track

8:30

Exhibit areas close

Both Buildings

11:00

Midway closes/Grounds close

 


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2016

9:00

Gates Open,   CARTER SHOWS Midway opens at 10 am

9:00

Port Hope Open Horse Show, All Day

South Field

10:00

Lawn Tractor Pulls

Track

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

11:00

Children's Spelling Bee

Town Park Recreation Centre

11:00 Draft Horses, all classes, judging Centre of Track
11:00 to 12:00 Birthday Cake Memorabilia Exhibit, Fall Fair Centre

11:15 to 1:00

Stage Entertainment

See below, Entertainment Tent

1:00 to 3:00

Road to Royal Chef Challenge

Entertainment Tent

1:00

Milking Demonstration (also at 2:30)

South Field

3:15 to 7:00

On-Stage Entertainment

See Below, Entertainment Tent

7:00

Demolition Derby

Track

8:30

Exhibit areas close

Both Buildings

11:00

Midway closes/Grounds close

 


SUNDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 18, 2016

10:00 to 4:00

Port Hope Fire Dept Near Main Gate 

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

President's Choice Super Dogs

South Field (3 shows)

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 18, 2016

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

 

4:30-6pm

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
Nelson Denis, Guitarist, Cameco Gym, 12 to 4pm, both days
Irene Rudigier-Callus, Face painting 12 to 3 pm, both days
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)
Xtreme Balloons 11 to 3 on Sunday

Between the Town Park Recreation Centre and the Midway
Kid's Scavenger Hunt, Giant Tiger booth, 10 to 2 both days

Demonstrations in the Fall Fair Centre
Fall Fair Centre: knitting, pottery, rug hooking, spinning, stitchery
Artisans Row: 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
185th Anniversary Display, Field Crops, 4-H Displays, Fruits & Vegetables, Plants & Flowers, Local Bounty Show Kitchen, Community Displays & Vendors

Refreshment Booths
Throughout the grounds and in the Fall Fair Centre

South Field

Agricultural Awareness Tent

Agricultural Equipment Display

Canadian Raptor Conservancy-Birds of Prey (Sat)

Children's Pet Show, Sunday at noon

Port Hope Horse Show (Saturday)

President's Super Dog Show (Sunday)

Petting Zoo and Pony Rides

Poultry & Waterfowl Exhibition

Sheep Herding & Shearing (Saturday)

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             

Town Park Recreation Centre

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

Saturday:  Master of Ceremonies - Marilyn Curson

11:30        The Doozies, Kitchen Party Rocks
12:15 Kobblerjay (plus one hour walkabout)
1:00 Road to the Royal Chef Challenge
3:15 Kobblerjay
4:15 The Doozies, Kitchen Party Rocks
5:00 Garage Dog Band,  Rock, R&B (to 7pm)

Sunday:  Master of Ceremonies - Blair McFadden

11:00              Talent Show Winners
11:35 Ganaraska Chordsmen, A cappella
12:15 Blue Room
1:15 Madman's Window
2:15 Blue Room
3:15 Madman's Window (to 4pm)

This program is subject to change.