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Schedule for the 2018 4-H Fair

In 2018, our 4-H Fair will be held on August 3rd, 4th, and 5th. New to this year, Home Arts judging will be on Thursday evening with the Fair opening to the public on Friday evening. (Last update: August 3, 2018.)

4-H Fair Weekend at the fairgrounds in Durham, Connecticut.

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday; August 3, 4, and 5, 2018. Get directions.

Wednesday, August 1

Thursday, August 2

lighthearted moment at poultry show

Friday, August 3, 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Opening Night of 4-H Fair

Saturday, August 4, 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

square dance
girl catches balls that are tossed into air by robot

Sunday, August 5, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

three men wait in the ring at the antique tractor pull

2018 PRICES: Fair Admission is Free ~ Parking is $5.00 per car.

hot dog
orange truck

Directions to Fairgrounds in Durham

The fairground entrance is adjacent to the south end of the town green on Main Street in Durham, Connecticut. (Durham Library is on the north end of the town green.)

From Guilford and the shore: Take Route 77, past Lake Quonnipaug, and up to the center of Durham. Fairgrounds is on your left, as you drive up Main Street.

From Hartford: Take I-91 South to Route 9 South, switch to Route 17 South at Middletown. Follow Route 17 South into Durham, which becomes Main Street.

From New London: Take I-95 Southbound (travels West) to Madison Exit 61, Route 79. Follow Route 79 North into Durham. The fairgrounds will be on the left, shortly after you arrive on Main Street.

From New Haven: Take I-91 North to Exit 15, travel East on Route 68, Wallingford Road, into Durham and turn right onto Main Street.

From Waterbury: Take I-84 to Exit 27 (Route 691); follow to Route 66 East and turn right onto Route 147. At Durham, turn right onto Main Street.

Two judges looking at comic book collection.

Judging collections in the Home Arts building.