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.

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Perdue Farms
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