Monday, September 29, 2014

Thursday Evening Exhibitor Tag Pickup

Please note that on Thursday evening, October 2nd, tags may be picked up at the Secretary's office on the fairgrounds between 6 pm & 8 pm.  This is for pick up only; no exhibits can be brought into any of the buildings until Friday evening or Saturday morning before 9:30 am.  Tags are also available Friday evening or Saturday morning at the office location. The Thursday tag pick up is for the convenience of taking them home to place on exhibit items prior to bringing them to the Fair.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Men's Hay Bale Toss Competition

The rules and requirements for our newest contest for the men's hay bale tossing is now listed on our website under "News Releases". Check them out. Come and join in the fun! The event will be held on both days of the fair, October 4th and 5th.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

2014 Premium Book on Website

The 2014 Premium Book for this year's fair is now available on our website for your convenience. Exhibitor forms to enter your fair exhibits are included in the book. Please note the Krafty Kids contest is Birdhouse and the Harwinton Resident's baking contest has cake flour listed as an ingredient. Please do not use that in the recipe.

Error in "Mom's Applesauce Cake" Recipe

An error was found in the Harwinton Resident's Baking Contest recipe on Page 24. Cake Flour is listed as an ingredient. Please do not use this in the recipe.  It should not have been listed.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Correction For Krafty Kids Contest

Please note that the Krafty Kids contest listed on Page 29 - Dept P #27 should read Birdhouse.

The instructions are still 12x12x12. Any questions, our secretary, Lisa Shimels will be happy to help you.

2014 Premium Books Are Out

The 2014 Premium Fair books are out. Members and exhibitors should have received a copy in the mail. The books have also been placed in many locations throughout the area. Anyone who would like to receive a book can request one from any director or contact our secretary, Lisa Shimels.We will be happy to send one on to you.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Scholarship Deadline Approaching

It's that time again to get your scholarship application completed. The deadline is June 30, 2014. Go to the website under Fair Scholarships for an application form that can be printed. Then send it to our secretary, Lisa Shimels to be forwarded to our scholarship committee for review.

 There are two (2) scholarships in the amount of $1,500.00 each. All the requirements are listed for you to check out. Don't miss this opportunity!

Sunday, March 23, 2014

New Superintendent of Concessions

The Harwinton Fair has a new Superintendent of Concessions. Dane Deleppo can be reached at (860) 307-1925 or e-mailed to We welcome past & current vendors back to our fair October 4th & 5th. We have vendor space available.