Cars crash into each other in the 2015 Demolition Derby

Events and Attractions

Free all week

These awesome attractions will be available all week long and are included at the cost of admission!

  • Kiddie Korner
  • Floral Hall
  • The Cincinnati Circus presents The BIG Show
  • Acts in the Entertainment Tent, Including Karaoke Contest
  • Buffalo Barfield & Un-herd of Entertainment
  • Antique Out of Field Tractor Pull
  • Livestock and Horse Shows
  • RCR Car Track
  • Federation of Sportsmen's Associations Exhibit
  • Nascar Simulator
  • Catskill Garden Tractor Pulls
  • Draft Horse and Pony Exhibit
  • Pie Eating Contests in Floral Hall
  • Ag Olympics
  • Chee Chee the Clown
  • 100 Bike Giveaway
  • Horse Drawn Wagon Rides (by Draft Horse Barn)
  • So much more!

Full Schedule

The fair schedule is subject to change at any time. The complete schedule is being finalized. More details are being added regularly, so check back often!

Monday, July 31

Before the Fair Opens
  • 6:30PM - 21st Annual Otsego County Fair Hymn Sing & Special Music at the Grandstand

Tuesday, August 1

Dollar Day - Admission only $1.00
Grandstand Events
  • 12:00 PM - New York Sire Stakes Harness Racing
  • 7:30 PM - Fire Service and School Band Parade, Fireworks
Entertainment Tent
  • 12:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 1 - 4 PM - The Tweedlers
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7 - 9 PM - Dirt Road Express
General Attractions
  • 8:00 AM - Gates Open - buildings open at 10:00 AM
  • 10:00 AM - 4-H Goat, Meat & Dairy Showmanship & Judging
  • 10-12 Noon - 4-H Photo Activities - Martin Hall
  • 11:00 AM - 4-H Rabbit Showmanship & Judging - Gilbert Hall
  • 12:00 PM - Gillette Shows Midway Carnival Opens
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities - Martin Hall
  • 2:00 PM - 4-H Dairy Showmanship
  • 3 - 4 PM - 4-H Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Science Activities – Martin Hall
  • 6:30 PM - 4-H Weigh-In of Market Animals
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 12:30 PM - Blue Ribbon Cloggers
  • 2:00 PM - Mary Frances Perricone, 50's and 60's songs
  • 3:15 PM - Blue Ribbon Cloggers
  • 6:00 PM - Randy's Harp Tones Harmonica Band

Wednesday, August 2

Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price 5 - 10 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 9:00 AM - Catskill Garden Tractor Pull
  • 7:00 PM - 1st Annual Ag Olympics - $2500 Cash Prizes
Entertainment Tent
  • 12:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 1 - 4 PM - Open Teen and Adult Karaoke Qualifier
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7 - 9 PM - Open Teen and Adult Karaoke Qualifier
General Attractions
  • 9:00 AM - 4-H Gymkhana Horse Show - Horse Show Ring
  • 9:00 AM - Open Draft/Mule/Driving Horse Show
  • 9:30 AM - 4-H & Open Swine Showmanship & Judging
  • 10 AM - 12 PM - 4-H Photo Activities - Martin Hall
  • 11 AM - 3 PM - Demonstrations in Floral Hall
  • 12:00 PM - Gillette Shows Midway Carnival Opens
  • 1:00 PM - 4-H Sheep Judging - Livestock Ring
  • 1:00 PM - 4-H Dairy Judging - Livestock Ring
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 3 - 4 PM - 4-H Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Public Presentations – Martin Hall
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Science Activities – Martin Hall
  • 7:30 PM - Cow Chip Bingo in the Show Ring
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 1:00 PM - Baby Contest sponsored by SFCU
  • 5:00 PM - Asian American Association of Otsego County Cultural Dance and Music

Thursday, August 3

Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price 12 - 5 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 9:00 AM - Antique & Out of Field Tractor Pull
  • 7:00 PM - Spinning Wheels Production Demolition Derby $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 12:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 1 - 4 PM - Dirt Rode Express
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7:00 PM - American Idol's Ethan Harris
  • 8:00 PM - The Voice Season 7 Winner Craig Wayne Boyd
General Attractions
  • 9:00 AM - 4-H Western Horse Show
  • 9:30 AM - 4-H Dairy Show, Holstein, Milking Shorthorn, and Brown Swiss
  • 10:00 AM - 4-H & Open Poultry Show
  • 10 AM - 12 PM - 4-H Photo Activities – Martin Hall
  • 11:00 AM (start) - Wagon Rides by Draft Horse Barn
  • 11:00 AM - Open Rabbit Show
  • 12:00 PM - Gillette Shows Midway Carnival Opens
  • 1 - 3 PM - Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 1 - 4 PM - Demonstrations in Floral Hall
  • 3 - 4 PM - Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 5:30 PM - Open Sheep Show
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Science Activities – Martin Hall
  • 7:00 PM - 4-H Clothing & Textiles Revue – Martin Hall
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 4:00 PM - Otsego School of Dance and Performing Arts
  • 6:00 PM - The O'Donnell-Kelly School of Irish Dance

Friday, August 4

Agriculture Day
Grandstand Events
  • 7:00 PM - 2Xtreme Racing Monster Truck Show, featuring World Champion BOUNTY HUNTER $12 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 12:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 1 - 4 PM - The Promise Land
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7 - 9 PM - Sundown
General Attractions
  • 9:00 AM - 4-H English Horse Show - Horse Show Ring
  • 9:30 AM - 4-H Dairy Show, Jersey, Ayrshire, and Guernsey
  • 10 AM - 12 PM - 4-H Photo Activities – Martin Hall
  • 11:00 AM (start) - Wagon Rides by Draft Horse Barn
  • 12:00 PM - Gillette Shows Midway Carnival Opens
  • 12 - 4 PM - Demonstrations in Floral Hall
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 3 - 4 PM - 4-H Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 4:00 PM - 4-H & Open Beef Show
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Science Activities – Martin Hall
  • 6:30 PM - 4-H Auction Animal Weigh-in
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 2:00 PM - Hinman Hollow Grange Entertainment
  • 7:00 PM - Contra Dancing w/ Robbie Poullet, Caller Band Reprobates

Saturday, August 5

Childrens Day - Bike Giveaway & Games; Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price Rides 12 - 5 PM & 6 - 10 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 1:00 PM - 100 Bicycle Giveaway Registration
  • 3:00 PM - 100 Bicycle Giveaway
  • 7:00 PM - Otsego County Fair Truck and Semi Pull $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 12 - 3 PM - 12 and Under Karaoke Contest
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7 - 9 PM - Adult and Teen Karaoke Finals
General Attractions
  • 8:30 AM - 5th Annual 5K Benefit Run
  • 8:30 AM - Open Gymkhana - Horse Show Ring
  • 10 AM - 12 PM - 4-H Photo Activities – Martin Hall
  • 11:00 AM (start) - Wagon Rides by Draft Horse Barn
  • 12:00 PM - Gillette Shows Midway Carnival Opens
  • 1:00 PM - Bike Giveaway Registration
  • 1:00 PM - Livestock Parade of Champions - Livestock Ring
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 2:00 PM - 4-H Public Presentations – Martin Hall
  • 3:00 PM - 4-H Livestock Auction - Livestock Ring
  • 3 - 4 PM - 4-H Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 5:00 PM - Supreme Showman - Livestock Ring
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Science Activities – Martin Hall
  • 7:00 PM - 4-H Variety Show – Martin Hall
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 1:00 PM - Mini Talent Contest
  • 3:00 PM - Maxi Talent Contest
  • 6:00 PM - Best of Show Talent Contest sponsored by NBT Bank of Edmeston

Sunday, August 6

Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price Rides 12 - 5 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 1:00 PM - Spinning Wheels Productions Demolition Derby $5 Admission
  • 6:00 PM - Spinning Wheels Productions Demolition Derby $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 1:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
General Attractions
  • 8:00 AM - Open English & Western Horse Show
  • 9:00 AM - Open Goat Show
  • 12:00 PM - Gillette Shows Midway Carnival Opens
  • 1:00 PM - Dessert Contest in Floral Hall
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 2 - 4:30 PM - Demonstrations in Floral Hall
  • 4:00 PM - Floral Hall Cake Walk
  • 5:00 PM - Chain Saw Art Auction
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 8:30 AM - Church Service w/ Rev. Steve Vodvarka