Organizers said Monday’s “Dollar Day” at the Northern Maine fair was a big success, despite the less than ideal weather conditions, which included lightning strikes that were at the same time spectacular, and dangerous. “The bolts of lightning made it pretty obvious why everybody needed to get inside,” said Fair Vice President Jessica Winslow. Thunderstorms ripped […]
AUGUSTA – Maine Agricultural Fair Season begins this week, June 27–28, with the Maple Meadow Fair Festival in Mapleton. Beekeeping, hops growing, horseshoeing, no till drill, pickling potatoes, horse dentistry, hay baling (with horses), live music, food vendors are just a few of the activities you can experience at this great local farm fair in […]
In ten days, the 159th annual Northern Maine Fair will begin. As with every year, it’s a week jam packed full of fun activities and exhibitions for people of all ages. And as Shawn Cunningham reports, fair organizers say THIS YEAR there are even BIGGER draws that will put bigger dollars back into the local […]
Northern Maine Fair week continues at the Presque Isle fairgrounds. And one of the biggest attractions there again this year is the Lil Farmers at the Fair. A lot of kids got to take in the exhibit as part of Kids’ Day. Shawn Cunningham reports.