Saturday Events

Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019

Attractions

  • Chase the Chicken 3K Fun Run/Walk: Registration: 8 a.m.; Race: 9 a.m. (Pavilion near the carnival)
  • Jeep Show 
    • Registration: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    • Show: 12-3 p.m.
    • Blue Ribbon Road; along the stone fence
  • Mar-Del Watermelon Queen: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Shore Fun Garden Tractor Pulling: 12-4 p.m.
  • Beer Garden: 12-10 p.m.
    • $5 per beer: 12 oz. craft, 16 oz. domestic
  • K9 Demonstration (Wicomico Sheriff): 1 p.m. (Sand ring between Marketplace and Carriage House)

Rides & Amusements

  • Shaw Brothers Carnival: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
    • Ride tickets are $2 each; 2-6 tickets per ride
  • Helicopter Rides (J&J Shop Heliair): 11 a.m.-8 p.m. (Near the carnival rides)

Livestock & Petting Farm

  • Look Pretty Play Dirty Petting Farm: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Meat Goat Show: 12 p.m.
  • Dairy Goat Show: 2 p.m.
  • Beef Cattle Show: 4 p.m.
  • Dairy Cattle Show: 6 p.m.

Renaissance Ring

  • Ring Jousting Tournament:
    • Registration: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    • Event: 12-4 p.m.
  • Ring Jousting Pony Rides: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 5-7 p.m.
    • $5 per person
  • Rowdy MudHud Pottery Spinning: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Jousting Games Demonstration: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 4-5 p.m. 
  • Yarn Spinner, Stained Glass Maker: 12-8 p.m. 
  • Jump of Death: 12:30 p.m., 5 p.m. 

Mounted Competitions & Rodeo

  • Maryland High School Rodeo: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Mounted Shooting Competition (Mason Dixon Deputies): 2-10 p.m.

Entertainment Zone

  • 5' Fry Pan - Lions Club: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Wing War: 3-5 p.m.

Main Stage

  • Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest: 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Wicomico County Fair Queen Pageant: 12-2 p.m.
    • Open to ages 3-19. Click here to register.
    • Judges: Mar-Del Watermelon Queen, Jayme Hayes, Rob Johnson, Grace Murdock
  • Watermelon Eating Contest: 2-3 p.m.
  • 4-H Fashion Revue: 3-4 p.m.
  • Pie Eating Contest: 4-5 p.m.
  • North Meets South: 5-6 p.m.
  • Six Pack Rodeo: 6:30-8 p.m.
  • Petting Hendrix: 8:30-10 p.m.

Carriage House

  • Chick Incubator (Sponsored by DPI): 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Phillips Wharf Fish Mobile: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (In front of the Carriage House)
  • UMD Extension: Keeping Your Soil Alive & Healthy: 1 p.m.
  • Children's Pedal Tractor: 2 p.m. (Near Carriage House)
  • UMD Extension: Live Milking Demonstration: 2 p.m.
  • UMD Extension: Lawn Care, Dos and Don'ts: 3 p.m.
  • Scales & Tales: 4-7 p.m. (In front of the Carriage House)
  • Cupcake Smackdown Contest: 5 p.m.
  • Benefit Auction: 6:30 p.m.

Schedule is subject to change.

Fair Sponsors

ASAP
Avery Hall
Bank of Delmarva
Bunting's Dusting
Burke Equipment Company
Crystal Steel Fabricators
Delmarva Poultry Industry
Delmarva Power
Delmarva Power Sports
Eastern Shore Forest Products
Eastern Shore Jousting Association
Farmers & Planters
Farmers Bank of Willards
Froggy 99
Hall Distributors
Hebron Savings Bank
How Sweet It is
Johnson's Seed & Feed
Kingston Construction
Look Pretty, Play Dirty Petting Farm
M & D Poultry House Services
Mar Del Watermelon Association
Mcintyre's Electrical Service
MidAtlantic Farm Credit
Minuteman Press
Miss Delmarva Pageant
Mountaire
Perdue Farms
Pete Richardson Auction Sales
Salisbury Independent
Shorecut Lawn Care
The Hardware Store
The Insurance Market
Tilghman Oil
Toyota
Wicomico County Farm Bureau
Wicomico Soil Conservation District
Wilgus Insurance
STS Concrete and Hauling
WUSX
OC 104
Top City
Q105
Froggy 99.9