Delaware State Fair Schedule

Posted 7/20/21

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Delaware State Fair Schedule

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Autumn Piazza runs with her lamb as Brena McDermott chases them at the Delaware State Fair on Tuesday.
Autumn Piazza runs with her lamb as Brena McDermott chases them at the Delaware State Fair on Tuesday.

Friday, July 30

8 a.m.

Gates Open 

8:30 a.m.

4-H Livestock Judging Contest/FFA Livestock Evaluation Career Development Event (Kent Building)

9 a.m.

Virtual Junior Livestock Auction (Online)

4-H/FFA Building Opens (Centre / 4-H FFA)

Dover Building Exhibits Open 

Carousel Organ (Food Court)

Pony & Miniature Horse Show (Quillen Arena)

9:30 a.m.

Friday Pie Competition (Exhibit Hall Board Room)

10 a.m.

DNREC Building Opens

DDA Commodities Building Opens

11 a.m.

Delmarva Building Opens 

Marketplace Tent Opens 

Exhibit Hall Opens 

Machinery Lot Opens

Giraffic Menagerie (Sponsor Court)

Noon

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures Museum Opens (Farm Machinery Lot)

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

Circus Hollywood Presented by Discover Bank (Sponsor Court)

 The Roost Opens

DE Building presented by University of Delaware Opens

Touch-A-Truck Presented by PNC Bank (Food Court)

1 p.m.

 Wade Shows Midway Opens (Midway)

State 4-H Archery Contest (Near Tower Hill Road)

1:30 p.m.

Disc-Connected K-9’s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

2 p.m.

Delaware Grown Cooking Demonstration (DDA Commodities Building)

Hollywood Racing Pigs Presented by Del-One Federal Credit Union (Sponsor Court)

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

3 p.m.

Youth Poultry Showmanship (Delmarva Building)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

Camel Show (Sponsor Court)

4 p.m.

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

Disc-Connected K-9’s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Hollywood Racing Pigs Presented by Del-One Federal Credit Union (Sponsor Court)

4:30 p.m.

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

5  p.m.

Circus Hollywood Presented by Discover Bank (Sponsor Court)

5:30 p.m.

Men’s Horseshoe Pitching Contest (Quillen Arena)

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

6 p.m.

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

Adam Calvert (Plaza)

6:30 p.m.

Camel Show (Sponsor Court)

7 p.m.

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

Disc-Connected K-9’s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Vocal Trash (Plaza) 

7:30 p.m.

Hollywood Racing Pigs Presented by Del-One Federal Credit Union (Sponsor Court)

8 p.m.

An Evening with 38 Special (M&T Bank Grandstand)

Adam Calvert (Plaza)

8:30 p.m.

Circus Hollywood Presented by Discover Bank (Sponsor Court)

9 p.m.

Vocal Trash (Plaza)

Elizabeth Peterson, 12, of Bridgeville hugs a Romney Sheep at the Delaware State Fair on Thursday.
Elizabeth Peterson, 12, of Bridgeville hugs a Romney Sheep at the Delaware State Fair on Thursday.

Saturday, July 31

8 a.m.

Gates Open

9 a.m.

4-H/FFA Building Opens (Centre / 4-H FFA)

Dover Building Exhibits Open

Carousel Organ (Food Court)

4-H Lawn Tractor Driving Contest (Quillen Arena)

Women & Youth Horseshoe Pitching Contest (Quillen Arena)

Antique Tractor Pull (Quillen Arena)

9:30 a.m.

Chocolate Temptation Competition (Exhibit Hall Board Room)

10 a.m.

4-H Computer Science Playground (Centre / 4-H FFA)

DNREC Building Opens

 DDA Commodities Building Opens

11 a.m.

Delmarva Building Opens

Marketplace Tent Opens 

Exhibit Hall Opens 

Machinery Lot Opens (Farm Machinery Lot)

Giraffic Menagerie (Sponsor Court)

Disc-Connected K-9’s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Noon

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures Museum Opens (Farm Machinery Lot)

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

Circus Hollywood Presented by Discover Bank (Sponsor Court)

The Roost Opens 

DE Building presented by University of Delaware Opens 

Touch-A-Truck Presented by PNC Bank (Food Court)

1 p.m.

Wade Shows Midway Opens (Midway)

State 4-H Avian Bowl Contest (Centre / 4-H FFA)

Men’s Horseshoe Pitching Finals (Quillen Arena)

1:30 p.m.

Disc-Connected K-9’s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

2 p.m.

Delaware Grown Cooking Demonstration (DDA Commodities Building)

Hollywood Racing Pigs Presented by Del-One Federal Credit Union (Sponsor Court)

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

3 p.m.

Chickin’ Pickin’ Contest Presented by Mountaire Farms (Plaza)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

Camel Show (Sponsor Court)

4 p.m.

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

Disc-Connected K-9’s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Hollywood Racing Pigs Presented by Del-One Federal Credit Union (Sponsor Court)

4:30 p.m.

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

5 p.m.

4-H Awards Celebration(Centre / 4-H FFA)

Circus Hollywood Presented by Discover Bank (Sponsor Court)

5:30 p.m.

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

6 p.m.

Adam Calvert (Plaza)

Roberto the Magnificent (Roaming)

6:30 p.m.

Camel Show (Sponsor Court)

7 p.m.

Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures - T-Rex Meet & Greet (Farm Machinery Lot)

Disc-Connected K-9s (Farm Machinery Lot)

Vocal Trash (Plaza)

7:30 p.m.

Zach Williams with Stephen Stanley (M&T Bank Grandstand)

Hollywood Racing Pigs Presented by Del-One Federal Credit Union (Sponsor Court)

8 p.m.

Adam Calvert (Plaza)

8:30 p.m.

Circus Hollywood Presented by Discover Bank (Sponsor Court)

9 p.m.

Vocal Trash (Plaza)

10 p.m.

Fireworks presented by M&T Bank (M&T Bank Grandstand)