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4-H'ers at Topsfield Fair

Event date/time: 
Friday, September 29, 2023 - 4:00pm to Sunday, October 8, 2023 - 9:00pm
Saturday, October 7, 2023 - 8:00am
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Event location: 
Topsfield Fairgrounds


Topsfield Fair (Americas Oldest Fair which began in 1848) begins on Sept 29 and runs through Oct 9th. The fair kicks into high gear with 4-H displays and events on display throughout the Fair in the Static Barn! Please stop in and say, “Hello!”


  • Saturday Sept 30th is the opening weekend of the Fair. At 2PM is the 4-H OPEN HORSE show in the Arena on the Fair Grounds.
  • On Sunday Oct 1st at 10 AM the Essex County 4-H youth will be holding the 4-H Rabbit and Cavy show and a Rabbit/ Cavy hopping contest in the Rabbit Barn.
  • As we move into the week on Monday Oct 2nd the Topsfield Fair hosts Senior Citizen Day and on Tuesday Oct 3rd is the Military Day with midway specials for those serving or those who have served.
  • On Wednesday Oct 4th it is 4-H Science Day- please join us for some interactive, engaging 4-H science activities!
  • Saturday October 7th is 4-H Day so show your 4-H pride.


The TOPSFIELD FAIR is packed with educational activities, food and 4H- events of interest to all ages! Spend a family day at Topsfield Fair and learn about the dynamic Essex County 4-H clubs and programs!

Also a great way to celebrate National 4-H Week October 1-7


Contact's name: 
Nancy McCarthy
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