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176th Ontario County Fair

ontario-county-fairNext week is the 176th Ontario County Fair at the Ontario County Fairgrounds.

“Our motto is ‘cultivating the next generation’ by providing wholesome fun for the whole family,” says Casey Kunes, president of the Ontario County Fair. “It’s important to us to incorporate multigenerational fun into each day and make this a week of fun locals and visitors alike will want to come back to year after year.”

Scheduled highlights include:

Tuesday, July 23: Fit Fair/Senior Day

  • Pie contest and auction
  • Dairy show
  • Senior Bingo

Wednesday, July 24: Public Servant Day

  • Land of legends stock car races
  • Taste of the Finger Lakes wine & food tasting with music by Nate Michaels

Thursday, July 25: Throw Back Thursday and Ag Day

  • Tuff-Truck-Tug-O-Warz
  • 4-H and open swine show
  • “Got Farms?” – Ask an expert and farmland protection

Friday, July 26

  • Empire State Pullers
  • Dedication of New Carriage Barn Event Center with music by Sky Coasters

Saturday, July 27: Family Day

  • ECHO-Equine Cones Hazards & Obstacles competition
  • Kiddie Tractor Pull
  • Demo derby and fireworks

Other featured attractions include Sylvia Fletcher Comedy Ventriloquist, a petting zoo, pony ride, a children’s obstacle course and nightly bands. ontariocountyfair.org

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