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
  • Chee Chee the Clown
  • Critter Crossing Chainsaw Art
  • Records & Burpee Animal Shows Petting Zoo
  • Federation of Sportsmen's Associations Exhibit
  • Livestock and Horse Shows
  • Local Agriculture Exhibits
  • Draft Horse and Pony Exhibit
  • Pie Eating Contests in Floral Hall
  • Antique Tractor and Farm Equipment Display and Demonstration
  • Pirates of the Columbian Caribbean Aerial Highwire Show
  • 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, August 1

Before the Fair Opens
  • 6:30PM - 20th Annual Otsego County Fair Hymn Sing & Special Music at the Grandstand

Tuesday, August 2

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
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 12:00 PM - Dirt Road Express Band
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7:00 PM - Sundown Band
General Attractions
  • 8:00 AM - Gates Open - buildings open at 10:00 AM
  • 10:00 AM - 4-H Goat Show
  • 10 AM - 12 PM - 4-H Rabbit Show & Showmanship
  • 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
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 1:00 PM - Blue Ribbon Cloggers
  • 2:00 PM - Clayton Bink, Guitar/Singing
  • 3:00 PM - Blue Ribbon Cloggers
  • 6:00 PM - Randy's Harp Tones Harmonica Band

Wednesday, August 3

Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price 5 - 10 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 9:00 AM - Catskill Garden Tractor Pull
  • 7:00 PM - Figure 8 Demolition Derby & Rollover Competition $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 12:00 PM - Open Karaoke
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7:00 PM - Adult Karaoke Qualifier
General Attractions
  • 9:00 AM - 4-H Gymkhana Horse Show
  • 9:00 AM - Open Draft/Mule/Driving Horse Show
  • 9:30 AM - 4-H Open Swine Show
  • 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 Show
  • 1:00 PM - 4-H Dairy Judging
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 3 - 4 PM - 4-H Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 5:30 PM - 4-H Beef Showmanship and Beef Show
  • 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
  • 3:30 PM - The Hillbilly Variety Show
  • 4:00 PM - Butternut Valley Grange Musical Entertainment

Thursday, August 4

Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price 12 - 5 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 7:00 PM - Total Destruction Demolition Derby $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 12:00 PM - The Promise Land
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7:00 PM - Teen Karaoke Qualifier
General Attractions
  • 9:00 AM - 4-H Western Horse Show
  • 9:30 AM - 4-H Open 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
  • 6:00 PM - The O'Donnell-Kelly School of Irish Dance

Friday, August 5

Agriculture Day
Grandstand Events
  • 10:00 AM - Antique and Out of Field Tractor Pull
  • 7:00 PM - Shootout Productions Sanctioned Truck Pull $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 12:00 PM - Dirt Road Express Band
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - American Idol's Ethan Harris
  • 7:00 PM - Jason Wicks Band
  • 8:00 PM - American Idol Finalist Bucky Covington
General Attractions
  • 9:00 AM - 4-H English Horse Show
  • 9:30 AM - 4-H Open 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 - Open Beef Show
  • 6 - 8 PM - 4-H Science Activities – Martin Hall
Entertainment in the Grange Building
  • 2:00 PM - Hinman Hollow Grange Entertainment
  • 5:30 PM - Mary Frances Perricone, 50's and 60's songs

Saturday, August 6

Childrens Day - Bike Giveaway & Games; Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price Rides 12 - 5 PM & 6 - 10 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 10:00 AM - Hay Stacking Competition
  • 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
  • 12:00 PM - 12 and Under Karaoke Contest
  • 3:00 PM - Zoe Zumba
  • 4:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 7:00 PM - Adult and Teen Karaoke Finals
General Attractions
  • 8:30 AM - 4th Annual 5K Benefit Run
  • 8:30 AM - Open Gymkhana
  • 10:00 AM - Hay Stacking Competition
  • 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
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin Hall
  • 2:00 PM - 4-H Public Presentations – Martin Hall
  • 3:00 PM - Bike Giveaway
  • 3:00 PM - 4-H Livestock Auction
  • 3 - 4 PM - 4-H Preparing Healthy Snacks – Martin Hall
  • 5:00 PM - Kiddie Pedal Power Tractor Pull
  • 5:00 PM - Supreme Showman
  • 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

Sunday, August 7

Gillette Shows Pay-One-Price Rides 12 - 5 PM
Grandstand Events
  • 1:00 PM - Total Destruction Demolition Derby $5 Admission
  • 6:00 PM - Total Destruction Demolition Derby $5 Admission
Entertainment Tent
  • 11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield
  • 11:00 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
  • 2 - 4:30 PM - Demonstrations in Floral Hall
  • 1 - 3 PM - 4-H Community Service Sewing Activities – Martin 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