The Great North Woods' largest fun-filled family event celebrates its 146th season with a variety of exciting midway rides from kiddie rides to thrill rides, livestock shows, live music, horse shows, livestock and motorized pulling contests, ventriloquist shows, children's activities, agriculture and craft demonstrations, exhibits, contests, favorite fair food and more.
Highlights include the 8th Annual Fireman's Muster (7 pm Thursday), 22nd Annual Cruise Night (6 pm Friday), Power Wheel Derby (1 pm Saturday) and Sawyer Brown concert (7 pm Saturday).
Children's entertainment includes the Children's Pedal Tractor Pull (1 pm Friday, 11 am Saturday), train rides, Farmer for a Day program, Lancaster Fair Scavenger Hunt, Toddler Driving School, games, crafts and contests in the Kids Korner, open daily from 9 am to 1 pm and 2 to 5 pm.
Single-day admission includes parking, unlimited midway rides, and free grandstand shows and entertainment: $15 Thursday, Friday and Monday; $17 Saturday and Sunday; or $65 for a season pass. Children under 36 inches tall are admitted free with a paying adult. Current/Active Military Discount is $2 off admission. Daily admission for seniors ages 70 and older is free on Thursday and Monday and $10 Friday - Sunday.
Paid grandstand shows are $10 each (free for children under 36 inches with a paying adult): Big Rig Truck Pull (1 pm Sunday), 4x4 Truck Pull (6 pm Sunday) and Demolition Derby (3:30 pm Monday).
The fair opens daily at 8:30 am. The Dreamland Amusements midway is open from noon to 11 pm Thursday - Friday, 11:30 am to 11 pm Saturday - Sunday, and 11:30 am to 9 pm Monday.
For more information, call 866-666-3247.