2017 Maine Fair Dates and Festival Schedule

Livestock, local food, agriculture, demolition derbies and live entertainment- these are just some of the things you will find at Maine’s fairs in 2017!  Maine’s agricultural fairs have something everyone in the family will enjoy!  


3 – 4 Maine Fiber Frolic at Windsor Fairgrounds
Celebrating fiber art with demonstrations including spinning and livestock shearing. Vendors sell fiber items, fiber animal exhibits, livestock demonstrations and for sale.
23 – 24 Maple Meadow Fair Festival at Mapleton, Maine
Agricultural fair featuring rural farm demonstrations, exhibits, 4-H, hay rides, horse drawn wagon rides, antique farm equipment displays and educational exhibits.


1 – 4 Houlton Fair 
A small fair, livestock, crafts, midway, and entertainment.
6 – 9 Ossipee Valley Fair in South Hiram, Maine
Old-fashion fair, unique exhibits, livestock, midway, drag racing, animal pull events.
14 – 16 Waterford World’s Fair in North Waterford, Maine
Small agricultural fair, local vendors, entertainment, and livestock petting area, local entertainment, demonstrations & exhibits.
20 – 23 Pittston Fair 
Small country fair, midway, animal pulling events, games, and Strawberry Festival.
28 – Aug 6 Bangor State Fair 
Large fair featuring a midway, animal exhibits, crafts, and flower show.
28 – Aug 5 Northern Maine Fair in Presque Isle, Maine
Large fair and midway, exhibits, horse pulling, harness racing, tractor pulling, demo derby.


2 – 5 Monmouth Fair 
Small agricultural fair with midway, exhibits, crafts and animal pulls.
6 – 13 Topsham Fair 
Agricultural exhibits, animal pull events, 4-H, crafts, midway and harness racing.
10 – 19 Skowhegan State Fair 
Large agricultural fair featuring a huge midway, animal exhibits, crafts, flower show, animal pulls and harness racing.
23 – 24 Maine Farm Days in Clinton, Maine
19 – 26 Union Fair 
Large fair famous for the State of Maine Wild Blueberry Festival. Large midway, crafts, animal pulls, shows, harness racing and demo derby.
24 – 27 Piscataquis Valley Fair in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine
Agricultural exhibits, milking parlor, homemade ice cream, crafts, midway, tractor pulls, demo derbies, animal pulls and stage shows.
24 – 27 Acton Fair 
Outstanding exhibits, 4-H, livestock, flower show, animal pulls, midway.
26 & 27 Pembroke Farm & Horse Fair @ Pembroke Maine
Aug 27 – Sept 4 Windsor Fair
Large fair with agricultural and art/crafts exhibits. Large midway, animal pulls, harness racing, mechanical pulls, shows.
Aug 30 – Sept 4 Blue Hill Fair
Country fair featuring midway, exhibits, horse racing, animal pulls, live entertainment.


1 – 4 Springfield Fair 
Stage shows, animal and mechanical pulls, antique autos, midway, livestock exhibits.
1 – 4 Harmony Free Fair 
Free admission and free parking, shows, animal and mechanical pulls, midway, demo derby, livestock and exhibits.
7 – 10 Clinton Lions Agricultural Fair 
Agricultural fair with animal and mechanical pulls, excellent midway, exhibits, stage shows and woodsmen contest.
8 – 10 Litchfield Fair 
Country fair with large midway, agricultural exhibits, livestock, animal pulls, and a historical fair museum.
9 Cornish Horsemen’s Day 
Celebrating the Harness racing industry and history.
13 – 16 Oxford County Fair 
Livestock shows, animal pulls, midway, crafts, exhibits, and harness racing.
15 – 17 New Portland Lion’s Fair in North New Portland, Maine
Midway, exhibit hall, animal and mechanical pulls, crafts, livestock, woodsmen day, and stage shows.
17 – 23 Farmington Fair 
Large midway, exhibits, livestock, animal pulls, harness racing, and demolition derby.
22 – 24 Common Ground Fair in Unity, Maine
Celebrating rural life, demonstrations, Maine organic produced foods, crafts and livestock exhibits.
24 – 30 Cumberland Fair in Cumberland Center, Maine
Large exhibit halls, midway, livestock, animal pulls and harness racing.


1 – 8 Fryeburg Fair 
Maine’s largest agricultural fair in a beautiful area during foliage season featuring exhibit halls, museum, harness racing and livestock shows.

Angela Quintal-Snowman
Stay Untamed

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!

Do you love the Maine Outdoors?

  • Experience adventures
  • Discover recreation opportunities
  • Learn about special outdoor events

Your ultimate connection to Maine outdoor adventures!