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Highlights - 2016

Coleman Bros. Midway
Franklin County's Got Talent
North Quabbin Carvers
Sylvia Fletcher - Ventriloquist
Buddy the Clown
Flying High Frisbee Dogs
Shootout Productions Truck Pull
Foster's Supermarket Apple Pie Eating Contest
Tom's Famous Long Hot Dog & Grill Hot Dog Eating Contest
Franklin County Sheriff's Office K9 Demos
Robinson's Racing Pigs
Community Stage
The Kids' Tent
Stoney Roberts Demolition Derby
EMS Parade
Baby Barnyard
Fair Museum
Fish & Game Building
Commerical vendors
Agricultural Exhibits and Competitions

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Thursday Parade

The 2016 Parade theme is "The Fun, Family Friendly, Fair". The parade is held Thursday, September 8 and begins at 5:00 p.m.

Application forms are available to download. Parade Rules can be viewed here. Your for should be returned no later than Thursday, August 25, 2016.

Questions can be emailed to Michael Nelson.

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2016 Fair Schedule

Please check back in July.

All dates and times are subject to change.

Click to download and view the 2015 Fair Schedule PDF.

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Kids' Activities

There are many kids' activities at the Franklin County Fair! We have the Baby Barnyard petting zoo, loads of rides just for children, the expansive infield kids' tent with ride-on toy tractors and a lot of other hands-on fun, the Kiddie Tractor Pull on Saturday, and this great Fair Fun for Kids Activity sheet. Click to download Fair Fun for Kids PDF. (Click to download answers here Fair Fun for Kids Answers PDF.)

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Demolition Derby

Signup for the Stoney Roberts Demolition Derby will be Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at the fairgrounds. The cost is $40.00 per car.

Pre-Sale Demo Derby Grandstand Tickets

General admission tickets will be available at the Fair Office beginning in August. The cost is $5.00 per person. Perferred seating tickets are available at $10.00 per person (limited number sold, you get on the grandstand first and pick your preferred seat). Everyone on the grandstand needs a ticket. The office is open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the week before the Fair opens, and during Fair week (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday), and Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Tickets maybe ordered through the mail. Send a SASE with your check, indicate which day you are buying. Also include your telephone number. You are limited to ten tickets.

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Midway & Ride Specials

We welcome Coleman Shows back to the Franklin County Fair. They'll offer over 20 rides for all ages. Wristband Ride Specials will be offered on Thursday, Friday and Sunday. Look for midway ride ticket booths to purchase them when you arrive.

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Franklin County's Got Talent

The third annual “Franklin County Fair’s Got Talent” competition will take place Saturday, September 10 on the community stage at the 2016 Franklin County Fair. And entries are being accepted until August 21.

Do you sing, dance, juggle or have some other amazing talent? Show it off! And maybe win some cash!

Once again this year, there will be have two age groups. Sixteen and older, and fifteen and younger. Submit a video of your act, and you just might make it to the stage to compete! First place prize money in each age group is $500. There’s $250 for second, and $100 for third. You have until August 21st to submit your entry. Only 12 acts per age group can make it to the stage, so after August 21, WHAI Radio listeners will vote for their favorite acts, and the top 12 will advance to the fair.

If 16 and older, click here to enter:

If 15 and younger, click here to enter

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