Cumberland County Fair

Cumberland County Fair

Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 9:00am

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Welcome to the 150th Cumberland Fair!

Schedule

6:30am: Entries accepted for Show Steers and Oxen Show – Blue Seal Feeds Show Arena
7:00am: Weigh in of all Draft Horses, Oxen and Steers
8:00am: 4-H Beef Heifers and other beef steer arrive
8:30am: Entries Accepted – State of Maine Old Fashioned 2 Crust Apple Pie Contest – Exhibition Hall
(No vehicles on fairgrounds; use Blanchard Rd Parking lot)
9:00am: - 9:00pm: Exhibition Hall, Museum, Sugar House, Horticulture Building, Old MacDonalds Farm - Open
9:00am: Show Steers and Oxen Show – Blue Seal Feeds Show Arena – Museum Area
9:30am: 4-H Beef Clipping Contest – Show Arena
10:00am: Daily Cooking Demonstrations - Exhibition Hall
10:00am: 3230 lbs Horse Distance Pull – Pulling Arena
10:30am: Deadline for Accepting Apple Pie Entries *no entries accepted after 10:30am:.*
11:00am: State of Maine Old Fashioned 2-Crust Apple Pie Contest Judging - Exhibition Hall
12:00pm: Gillette Mid-Way open (weather permitting)
12:00pm: Aaron Nadeau – Main Stage in front of Exhibition Hall
12:30pm: 3430 lbs Horse Distance Pull – Pulling Arena
12:30pm: 4-H Beef Heifer Show and other Beef Steer Show
1:00pm: Show Steer and Oxen Log Youth Scooting Contest – Blue Seal Feeds Show Arena –
Sponsored by Enhanced Beauty by Molly
Show Steer and Oxen 2500 and Under Log Scooting
Show Steer and Oxen 2500 and Over Log Scooting – 1st Prize Sponsored by One Stop Earthworks
1:00pm: Harness Racing - Racetrack/Grandstands
1:00pm: Loring and Ruth Norton Memorial Pull - 3430lbs Horse Distance Pull - Pulling Arena
2:00pm: Stone Broke Band – Main Stage in front of Exhibition Hall
2:30pm: Farmers Steer & Ox Distance % Pull (Light & Heavy Class – min team weight 1400) – Pulling Arena
3:00pm: – 7:00pm: Port City Sound –Roaming throughout Fairgrounds
4:00pm: Jack Fossett Band – Main Stage in front of Exhibition Hall
6:00pm: Burrito Eating Contest – sponsored by Moose Shack – Main Stage in front of Exhibition Hall –
submit entries at the Main Office prior- 1pm; drawing on stage between 5:30 and 6pm for 5 participants –
Cash prizes! $100- first prize - $50- second prize
6:00pm: NEW Two Horse Percentage Pull Canadian Style 6 ft – no touch with reins, 1 length of ring,
15 min, Best load percentage crossed
6:30pm: Pig Races - Show Arena
7:00pm: All American Rodeo – Infield area – NO ADMITTANCE until after Harness Racing has concluded.
Entry only through gate near Exhibition Hall/end of Midway area
7:00pm: Closing of Pig Scramble entries – Secretary, Main Office *No late entries accepted*

Admission:

Adults $12
Children 12 and under Free

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