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Six Days and Over 100 Great Events!EnjoyablE, low cost family fun!RUBY SHOOZ 20th AnniveRSARY!

Treasure the Traditions

Rock with RUBY SHOOZ Tuesday Night!


2012OFFICIAL GUIDE to week-long FUN!

veRn YOUng


winE, cHEEsE and faRm maRKEt tastinG EVEnt Returns Thursday, August 16! neW! MOndAY nigHt tRUck HeAt!


DAILY ENTERTAINMENT Two Locations Every Day!

tHREE niGHts of DEMOLITION DERBY! PlusfiGuRE 8 RacinG on Wednesday Night!

Pay One Price rides: Tuesday & Thursday nights, Wednesday & saturday afternoons!ALSO: NYS Harness Racing Monday Afternoon! Friday Night Parade Honoring Our Fire Departments!

august 13-18, 2012 palmyra, ny waynecountyfair.org

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Treasure the Traditions of the Wayne County Fair!Cherished traditions weave our lives together... from childhood through adulthood. Yearly attendance of the Wayne County Fair builds in fondness over a lifetime. The fair is an enjoyable family-friendly week-long event. An easy-going atmosphere with a wide variety of events for the entire family make it a must-attend festival. An added bonusthe parking is free! The dates of August 13-18 are designated for the 157th all-volunteer production. Highlights include the annual Motts Fruit Pie Baking Contest the 20th anniversary appearance of Ruby Shooz special homecoming appearance of Vern Young plus a great variety of musical entertainment daily the Wine and Cheese Tasting 3 Demolition Derby nights of racing Figure 8 racing. the Fair Parade and so much more. Plan your visits by using this handy guide. Make the Wayne County Fair your familys tradition!


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Wayne County FAIRGROUNDS Palmyra, NY1856 2012HOW TO GeT TO THe FairFrom Rt. 31: Turn south on Rt. 21 at the four churches intersection in downtown Palmyra. Turn right on West Foster Street, near the edge of the village. Watch for signs. Approximately one block to the fairgrounds.

FrOM THe nys THrUWayExit 43, turn left onto Rt. 21. Continue to the village of Palmyra, approximately 7 miles. Turn left on West Foster Street. Watch for signs. Approximately one block to the fairgrounds.

FREE Parking! FREE HorseDrawn Wagon Rides!Take a load off YOUR FEET! Catch a ride around the fairgrounds.

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CHAMPIONSHIP FIGURE 8 RACINGa diFFerenT Kind OF deMOLiTiOn derByWednesday, august 15 at 8 PMFigure 8 Racing has become increasingly popular! Its Demolition Derby with a complicated twist. Drivers try to outsmart and outmaneuver their opponents as they drive in a figure 8 course.

The results are a crashing good time!

Many thanks to the events sponsor, Alpco Recycling. JM Productions produces the event. Entry forms can still be obtained - call 315-597-5372 for details.

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OPENING DAY! MONDAY, AUGUST 13Free adMiSSion until 2:00 PM

GrandsTand eVenTs to aTTend!

Monday at Noon: FREE New York State Harness Racing Monday at 8:00 pm: Demolition Derby with TRUCK HEAT $7/person Sponsored by Alpco Recycling & Townsend Oil Tuesday from 6:00-10:00 pm: FREE Central New York Garden Tractor Pull Sponsored by Paige Equipment Sales & Service Wednesday at 8:00 pm: Championship Figure 8 Racing... $7/person Sponsored by Alpco Recycling Thursday at 8:00 pm: Demolition Derby...$8/person Sponsored by Alpco Recycling Friday at 7:00 pm: FREE Wayne County Fair Parade Saturday at 7:00 pm: Demolition Derby...$10/person Sponsored by Alpco Recycling Tickets for all chargeable events on sale 2 hours before event begins

Come enjoy an afternoon of harness racing without paying a penny extra! The annual NYS sanctioned harness racing event kicks off Fair Week on Monday, August 13th. Just another reason why the Wayne County Fair is a family bargain!

Free nys Harness racinGscHedULe of eVenTs

10:00 am

11:00 am noon 1:00 pm

Board of Supervisors Meeting Everyone is welcome to attend Grange Booth Judging 4-H rabbit/Cavy Show 4-H Baked Food Sale Begins Open Class Food Judging All Exhibits In Place Pork Chop Barbecue Grange NYS Harness Racing Opening Ceremonies House Plant & Flower Judging

3:00 pm Open Class Baked Food Sale 5:00 pm RIDES OPEN 5:00-7:00 pm Aaron Austin - Back Porch RAM Flying Demo 6:00-7:30 am 4-H Foods/Flower/Veg. Judging 6:00 pm Talent Showcase Contest 7:00 pm open Vegetable Judging 8:00 pm Demolition Derby - $7/person *Home Arts Department judging done on Sunday

TaLenT sHOWcase PerFOrMers WanTed!Amateur youth performers up to and including age 18 are encouraged to show off for fairgoers at the Talent Showcase event on Monday night. Musicians, dancers, magicians, acrobats, comedians whatever your talententer the contest! Winning contestants compete at the New York State Fair. For further details call Craig Wert at 315-986-9840

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TRACTOR PULLS for all ages!


cenTraL ny Garden TracTOrTuesday, august 14 starting at 6 PMCentral NY Garden Tractor Pull is a FREE fun event for those who are interested in the capability of machinery.

Tuesday is senior citizens day!Free admission until 5 PM (age 60 & Over) events of interestnys Harness racing: Monday starting at Noon Various Flower shows: See daily schedules daily animal and agricultural shows: See daily schedules central ny Garden Tractor Pull: Tuesday starting at 6 PM senior citizen 25 cake Wheel: Tuesday 1-3 PM Fruit Pie contest: Tuesday at 6:30 PM Wine and cheese Tasting event: Thursday from 6-8:30 PM celebrity Goat Milking contest: Thursday at 6 PM cake Wheel: Thursday, Friday, Saturday starting at 6 PM Wayne county Fair Parade: Friday starting at 7 PM Wayne community Band: Saturday 3 -5 PM Model airplane and Model Train exhibits and demos throughout the week Hot dog Pig racing: 5 shows daily, Tuesday-Saturday

Youll be amazed!Sponsored by Paige Equipment Sales & Service

yOUTH PedaL TracTOr PULLsaturday, august 18 starting at 10 aMAll kids are welcome to join the fun and participate. Sponsored by WEB Trailers, Inc. and Marks Pizzeria


tuesday - Saturday Showtimes vary each dayHot Dog Racing is a squealing good time as little oinkers race for the finish line! Fair-goers of all ages will enjoy the antics of these natural-born comedians.

FiVe sHOWs eacH day!

Youll be amazed!

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GOAT MILKING CONTEST benefits area charity

See who will be milking this year!Thursday, august 16 at 6 PM

every day, all week long!Showmanship events, held at the Livestock Barn/Arena and adjacent tents, is an important part of the fairs agricultural events.

events listing...4-H and Open animal shows: every day - See daily schedules 4-H and Open Vegetable and Fruit shows: See daily schedules 4-H and Open Flower shows: See daily schedules 4-H and Open Food shows: See daily schedules Garden Tractor Pull: Tuesday 6-10 PM Wine and cheese Tasting: Thursday 6-8:30 PM celebrity Goat Milking contest: Thursday 6 PM youth Pedal Tractor Pull: Saturday 10 AM Veggie races: Saturday at Noon

The winner of the annual celebrity Goat Milking contest receives a monetary amount to be designated to a charity of their choice. Contestants have a whole lot of fun trying their skills of goat milking while being cheered by the audience that includes fans, co-workers, family, friends and the curious. Celebrities of all walks of life make a very interesting blend of participants.

Help out the fair!

BUY a BRICKDonations are always greatly needed and appreciated to help pay for the Livestock Barn as well as the general upkeep of the fair.

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scHedULe of eVenTs10:00 am 11:00 am noon 1:00-3:00 pm 2:00-4:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00-8:00 pm 6:00-10:00 pm 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 8:00 pm 4-H goat Show 4-H Miniatures/ Driving Horse Show Chicken Barbecue - Grange 4-H Childrens Center Until 5:00 pm 4-H Poultry Show 4-H Mannequin Modeling (Various Buildings) Steppin out String Band Back Porch Gladiolus Show Opens to the Public RIDES OPEN Fritzs Polka Band - Back Porch Central NY Garden Tractor Pull PAY ONE PRICE Rides $15 WC Fair Pie Contest Judging Open Fruit Judging Pie Contest Auction Ruby Shooz - Rock & Roll Band

no musical group brings the house down like

rUBy sHOOZ!Their high energy 50s/60s good ole rock & roll show gets better every year. Thats why they have been entertaining fair-goers for 20 straight years!No band in upstate NY performs classic Rock & Roll better than Jamie Cosco and his guys!

dont miss them tonight at 8 PM!

caLLinG aLL cOUnTy Pie BaKers!to enter the 23rd annual Wayne county Fair Fruit Pie contest!And, the winner is

Will it be you who beats all other contestants at this years fruit pie contest? Its serious and delicious competition to find the best scratch fruit pie at each years event. Men, women and even children have been past top winners of the $50 top prize. The top six bakers receive