Dungannon’s Annual Fair is coming up fast! Kick off the fair weekend on Friday, August 11 with a miniature lawn and garden tractor pull! With more than 150 hookups, souped up lawn mowers and four wheelers, you will be guaranteed to have a great time! Starting at 7, the Stoneboat Pullers are bringing an awesome show to the Dungannon Super Pull Track! Following the mini tractor pull, there will be wings sold in the hall, and the bar will be open.
On Saturday, August 12, there will be a community breakfast sold in the hall from 8 am. to 1 pm. The community wide yard sale is also happening that morning, and any out of town residents that wish to have a yard sale may set up in the pavilion at the fair grounds. During the yard sale, there will also be a farmers market in the pavilion from 8 am. to noon, with produce, baked goods, and much more for sale!
On Sunday, the main events of the fair begin! The Western Horse Show begins at 9 am, and runs all day. At 10:30 am, the Lucknow 4-H beef show begins, and the kids bicycle parade begins at 11. Anyone wishing to participate in the parade can meet at the hall at 10:30 to decorate their bikes. At 11:30, the frog jumping contest begins; (please bring your own frogs). At 12:00, Snippity the Clown starts her face painting and balloon animals in the pavilion, followed by a magic show at 1:30. From 12 to 2, there will be carnival games for kids. At 12:30, the baby show is held in the hall. Registration starts at noon, and there will be prizes for everyone, door prizes, a raffle, and games! At 1, there will be youth games for ages 10+! At 2, the famous kids pedal pull starts for kids up to 85lbs! Be in the pavilion to watch the races! At 3, there is a log sawing contest, and anyone can enter! All day Sunday there is a classic car and large truck display happening, so be sure to check them out! As well, there is a petting zoo with plenty of animals to entertain you! Be sure to grab lunch at the Dungannon Lions food booth, who will be there all day serving up their famous burgers and fries! Finally, the Dungannon United Church is hosting their pork chop dinner in the hall from 4 to 6 pm!
Hope to see everyone there!