Please check back for updates to 2014 schedule.

Gates Open at 11 am from Saturday July 26 to Friday August 1, and 8 am on closing day Saturday, August 2, 2014. On select days and for your enjoyment some of our local clubs have shows that begin prior to our official open times. Exhibit buildings, vendor booths, food stands open by 12 noon.

2014 – Preliminary Schedule - please check back for updates.

Power Events In the Main Arena
Saturday
5:30–7 pm
Ox Pull – Free for fairgoers.
Sunday
4 pm
Demolition Derby – Pro-weld and compact cars.
Reserved Seating $12 per person
Open Bleachers $11 per person
Advance tickets by Mail Only – beginning March 1, 2014. Click here to download form.
(Advance tickets do NOT include admission)

Tuesday
6 pm

Diesel Truck Pull
Reserved Seating $7 person
Open Bleachers $6 per person
Advance tickets by Mail Only – beginning March 1, 2014. Click here to download form. (Advance tickets do NOT include admission)

Wednesday
6:30 pm

Open Stock Hot Stock Tractor Pull
Reserved Seating $6 per person
Open Bleachers $5 per person

Advance tickets by Mail Only – beginning March 1, 2014. Click here to download form. (Advance tickets do NOT include admission)

Thursday
6 pm

4-Wheel Drive Truck Pull
Reserved Seating $7 per person
Open Bleachers $6 per person

Advance tickets by Mail Only – beginning March 1, 2014. Click here to download form. (Advance tickets do NOT include admission)

Friday
6 pm
Hay Bale Rolling Contest, (registration 5:30 pm) Main Arena
Men and Women's Divisions. Click here to see the Hay Bale contest featured on the Today Show – Free

Friday
8 pm

Demolition Derby
Reserved Seating $12 per person
Open Bleachers $11 per person

Advance tickets by Mail Only – beginning March 1, 2014. Click here to download form. (Advance tickets do NOT include admission)

Saturday
12 noon - 2 pm

ATV Mud Bog – Free for fairgoers

Saturday
4 pm

Mud Bog
Reserved Seating $8 per person
Open Bleachers $7 per person

Advance tickets by Mail Only – beginning March 1, 2014. Click here to download form. (Advance tickets do NOT include admission)

* Prices subject to change


Quick Links to Schedules

Click here - Horse Shows
Click here - Hot Air Balloon Festival schedule


Registration / Drop Offs
Call for Registration Info for Canning – 908-475-6504
Monday, July 21
5 - 7 pm Fine Arts & Crafts, Photography and Handwork, Home & Garden Bldg.
6 - 8 pm Scrapbook, Home & Garden Bldg.
Thursday, July 24 (New Day)
5 - 6 pm Youth & Adult Baking Contest, Home & Garden Bldg., Judging follows
Friday, July 25
9 am-12 noon Hay Show, Beef Barn
12 noon - 6 pm Antique Tractor Registrations, Antique Tractor Barn
Saturday, July 26
Home & Garden Building will open later on Saturday – following judging & setup.
9 – 11 am Flower Show, FFA Building
9 – 11 am Herb Show, Home & Garden Bldg.
9:30 am – 10 am Scarecrow/Sunflower, Home & Garden Bldg.
10 am Decorated Egg Show, Home & Garden Bldg.
10 – 11 am Fruit Show, Home & Garden Bldg.
10 – 11:30 am Open Vegetable & Hoser's Heaviest Vegetable, Home & Garden Bldg.
10:30 – 11 am Backyard Farmer Egg, Home & Garden Bldg.
FAIR OPENS
Saturday July 26, 2014
10 am - 5 pm

Garden Tractor Pull, Main Arena

11 - 4 pm Open National Mini Goat Show, Bldg. #17
12 noon - 4 pm

Carnival Ride Special – per ride special TBA

12 noon - 5 pm Chicken BBQ Dinner $ – sponsored by Belvidere Lions Club, dance floor
12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm

1 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
1 - 6 pm Wild West City Entertainment on stage area by Fair office
1:30 pm Big Wheel Race, (registration at 1 pm), Dance Floor
2 pm

4-H/FFA Small Animal Show, Poultry Bldg.

3 -6 pm

Truck Show – Balloon Port. Classes are Ford, Chevy, Dodge, Import, SUV, and Big Rig in pit area on Strykers road.

Registration 2-3 pm
Voting 2-4 pm
Awards 5 pm

3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
4 pm

4-H/FFA Rabbit Show, Livestock Bldg.

5:30 pm 4-H Roller Derby skillathon, Dance Floor
5:30 - 7 pm Ox Pull Competition, main arena
6 - 10 pm Carnival Ride Special – Per Ride Special TBA
6 pm Mr. Warren County – Corn Eating Contest – Knowlton Lions Club
6:30 pm Ms. Warren County – Corn Eating Contest – Knowlton Lions Club
6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation, up to 20 hot air balloons will launch and compete in a Hare and Hound Race.
Tethered Rides (time TBA)
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

7:00 pm

Country Idol Contest, on dance floor. Click here for Rules.
Registration 6:15

Sunday July 27, 2014
Veteran's Day – Free Admission for Veterans all day by showing your military/veteran's ID card.

8 am - 6 pm

Open Horse Show, Horse Ring - Rain or Shine
Click here for more horse shows.

11 am - 4 pm

Warren Hills FFA Alumni 9th Annual Car Show in the Balloon Port on Strykers Road, Sponsored by Warren Hills FFA Alumni Affiliate

10 am - 6 pm BBQ Ribs Cook Off, pit area on Strykers Road
Amateur and Professional Divisions
10 am– 6 pm Harmony Speedway Historical Society presents Dirt Track Heroes – cars, drivers and memorabilia – inside and outside Livestock Show Building
12 noon - 4 pm

Carnival Ride Special – Wristband Special TBA

12 noon - 6 pm Open Quoit Tournament – Dance Floor
12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm


1 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
2 pm Baby Crawl Contest (registration 1:45), Grassy Area near Main Office
3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
4 pm

Demolition Derby, Main Arena
$11 per person open bleachers,
$12 per person reserved seating
If you miss this one there is another one Friday night.

5 pm

Fair's Largest Ice Cream Sundae, Dance Floor. Free sundaes for fairgoers while supplies last.

6 pm - 10 pm

Carnival Ride Special – Wristband Special TBA

6:00 pm Mr. Warren County – Hay Bale Shuttle Contest – grassy area near Main Office
6:30 pm Ms. Warren County – Hay Bale Shuttle Contest – grassy area near Main Office
6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation, up to 20 hot air balloons will launch and compete in a Hare and Hound Race.
Tethered Rides (time TBA) $10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

Monday July 28, 2014
Senior Citizens & Disability Awareness Day - Free Admission for Senior Citizens all day by showing your Medicare Card.

10 am 4-H/FFA Sheep Show, Livestock Show Building #17
11 am 4-H/FFA Goat Show, Livestock Show Building #17
12 noon 4-H/FFA Swine Show, Livestock Show Building #17
12 noon

4-H/FFA Games on Horseback, Horse Ring

12 -5 pm Senior and Disability Expo, dance floor
12 noon - 4 pm

Carnival Ride – Wristband Special TBA

12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm


1 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
3 - 6 pm Moonlight Road Band, Dance Floor
3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
4 - 7 pm

Antique Car Show, Sponsored by American Legion Post 528, Grassy Area by Main Office

5 - 9 pm Fire Equipment & Apparatus Show – Come see ladder trucks, pumpers, tankers and other equipment. Open to Warren and Sussex volunteer Fire Departments. Pit area on Strykers Road.
6 - 10 pm

Carnival Ride – Wristband Special TBA

6 pm Mr. Warren County – Horseshoe Contest – Main Arena
6:30 pm Ms. Warren County – Horseshoe Contest – Main Arena
6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation- up to 40 balloons will launch from green pasture to blue sky.
Tethered Rides (time TBA)
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

7 pm

Fair Queen & Princess Competition on stage in Main Arena

7 pm Open Seeing Eye Dog 4-H Show, Dance Floor

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

12 noon 4-H Archery Skillathon, 4-H Exhibit Building
12 noon - 4 pm

Carnival Ride Afternoon Special Wristband TBA

12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm


1 pm Shooting Sports Archery Bowmanship, 4-H Building
1 & 3 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
1:30 pm Youth Pedal Tractor Obstacle Course, (ages 4-8), Main Arena, Registration 1 pm, in Main Arena
1:30 pm

Baby Crawling Contest, on dance floor
Registration 1:15 pm

2 pm

Cutest Baby Contest, on dance floor
Registration between 1 - 2 pm

3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
3:30 pm 4-H Beef Show, Livestock Bldg.
5 pm Open Beef & Steer Show
6 -10 pm

Carnival Ride - Wristband Special TBA

6 pm Diesel Truck Pull, Main Arena
$6 per person open bleachers,
$7 per person reserved seating
6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation - up to 40 balloons will launch from green pasture to blue sky.
Tethered Rides TBA
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

7 pm

Talent Show, Dance Floor
Pre-registration is required (no walk ins.)

7 pm Mr. Warren County – Archery Contest – 4-H range
7:30 pm Ms. Warren County – Archery Contest – 4-H range
Wednesday July 30, 2014 - Farmers’ Day
10 am Farmers' Stock, Main Arena
10 am 4-H/FFA Dairy Show, Bldg #17
12-4 pm

Carnival Ride Afternoon Special wristband TBA

12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm


1 pm 4-H/FFA English & Western Horse Trail Class, Horse Ring
1 & 3 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
2 pm 4-H Public Presentations, 4-H Exhibit Building
3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
6 pm 4-H/FFA Poultry and Game Bird Show, Small Animal Bldg.
6 pm Jousting Demonostration, Horse Ring
6 - 9 pm Motorcycle Show, dance floor, Parade to Follow
6 - 10 pm

Carnival Ride Night Special wristband TBA

6:30 pm

Hot & Stock Tractor Pull, Main Arena
$5 per person open bleachers
$6 per person reserved seating

6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Launch & Bicycle Balloon Race - up to 40 balloons will launch from green pasture to blue sky.
Tethered Rides (times TBA)
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

7:00 pm Ms. Warren County – Woodcutting – balloon port
7:30 pm

Open Pet Show, Livestock Show Building #17

Thursday, July 31, 2014

8 am 4H/FFA Horse Show - Horse Ring
10 am Antique Tractor Pull, main arena
1 pm

4H Alpaca Showmanship Show, Livestock Building

12 noon - 4 pm

Carnival Ride Afternoon Special wristband TBA

12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm


1 & 3 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
2:30 pm 4-H Livestock Agility Show, Livestock Building
3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
6 pm

4-Wheel Drive Truck Pull, Main Arena
$6 per person open bleachers
$7 per person reserved seating

6 - 9 pm Jumpstart, band on Stage by Main Office
6 - 10 pm

Carnival Ride Night Special wristband TBA

6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation - up to 40 balloons will launch from green pasture to blue sky.
Tethered Rides TBA
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

7 pm 4-H Public Presentations, 4-H Building
7 pm 4-H Open Horse Costume Class, Horse Ring
7 pm Blue Ribbon Cloggers, Dance Floor
7 pm Mr. Warren County – Wood Sawing Contest, balloon port

Friday, August 1, 2014

10:30 am

Color Breed Show, Livestock Show Building #17

12 - 4 pm

Carnival Ride Afternoon Special wristband TBA

12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm

1 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
1 pm 4-H Public Presentations, 4-H Building
1:30 pm Youth Pedal Tractor Obstacle Course (ages 4–8), Main Arena (registration 1 pm)
2 pm

Holstein Show, Livestock Show Building #17

3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
6 pm Hay Bale Rolling Contest, (registration 5:30 pm) Main Arena
Men and Women's Divisions. Click here to see the Hay Bale contest featured on the Today Show
6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation- up to 40 balloons will launch from green pasture to blue sky.
Tethered Rides TBA
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

7 pm Ms. Warren County – Finals – Obstacle Course – Main Arena
7:30 pm Mr. Warren County – Finals – Obstacle Course – Main Arena
7 - 9 pm Country Line Dancing with Peggy Sue, on Dance Floor
8 pm

Demolition Derby, Main Arena
$11 per person open bleachers
$12 per person reserved seating

9 pm Relay for Life Luminaria Ceremony, the horse arena. Luminaria can be purchased by using this form (click here.)

Saturday, August 2, 2014

8 am - 6 pm Invitational Wrestling Tournament, Dance Floor
11 am - 7 pm Blood Mobile, main lot, please donate
12 noon Kiddie Pedal Pull, Livestock Show Bldg. #17

12 noon - 2 pm

ATV Mud Bog, Main Arena, FREE

12 noon - 8 pm

Kids' Corral Childrens' Activity Area
Free activities all day long. Craft Sessions, The Big Picture Build a Quilt Project, (Pick Up A Schedule the day of your visit.) Click here for more details.

 

Tentative – Daily at the Kids' Corral
1:30 Pie Eating Contest Daily
4:00 Veggie Fear Factor Daily
6:00 Saltine Contest Daily

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & closing day Saturday
12:30 Watermelon Eating Contest
2:00 Egg Relay

Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and closing day Saturday
6:30 Soaker Relay

Registration at the Kids' Corral 12:00 - 2:00 pm


1 pm 4-H Public Presentations, 4-H Building
1 pm Storytime at Pokey's Place
1 - 3 pm NJ 101.5 Radio, grassy area by office
2 pm Kid's Rodeo Roundup, Horse Ring - check back for details.
3 pm Baby Crawling contest, Grassy Area by Main Office
3 pm Agricultural Olympics, Livestock Show Bldg. #17
3 - 8 pm Teen Contests – Teens can compete in individual contests, as a "crew of two" or in a triathalon.
4-7 pm Karaoke with Dave Werkhiser, on Stage
4 pm Mud Bog Competition, Main Arena
$7 per person open bleachers
$8 per person reserved seating
6 pm Ladies Mud Bog Run
6:30 pm

Mass Hot Air Balloon Inflation - up to 40 balloons will launch from green pasture to blue sky.
Tethered Rides TBA
$10 per person, balloon port on Strykers Road

9 pm Home & Garden Bldg. closes
   

Pick Ups, Saturday August 2, 2014

6 pm All 4H animals may leave fairgrounds, may pick up entries and premiums in 4H Exhibit Building
7 - 8 pm Pick Up Flowers/Awards, FFA Bldg.
   

Pick Up Day and Times - tentative

Pickup 1-1:30 pm ONLY on Sunday August 3, 2014 in the Home & Garden Building. Only for exhibitors with entries in fruit, vegetable, herbs, handwork, crafts, fine art, canning, photos, scrapbook pages, decorated egg, scarecrow, sunflower and/or baking awards. Queen Candidates & Princess pick up portrait.