ACAP student jump for joy celebrating the end of a school year and the beginning of summer at the Westport 4 H Fair grounds on June 9.
Photo by Katherine Clark.
continued The 4-H Poultry breed show takes place at 11 a.m., with the midway rides opening at noon.
The annual tractor pulls will also start at noon with farm stock and altered classes 6500 and up. The pulls will continue at 5 p.m. with farm stock, altered stock and pro stock 9000 and higher.
Also at 5 p.m., the annual Essex County Idol singing competition takes place on the South Lawn area, with a quick break at 5:30 p.m. to announce the daily bike giveaway winners.
Every day events
Daily events include the baby animal barn, Bubbles and More with Jeff Boyer, Hot Dog Pig Races, Merriloons the Clown, the J.D. Winslow Equestrian Show (Wednesday through Friday only), the Wild Animal Experience Petting Zoo, Floral Hall displays such as the Serendipity Spinners and the Duffer Borden Fair Collection, the Adirondack Maple producers sugarhouse, Sawdog the Chainsaw Carver, Cornell Cooperative Extension programs and exhibits, Rain Garden demonstrations, conservation area events and demonstrations and more.
For more information on events at the Essex County Fair, visit the website essexcountyfair.org.