Throughout the day on the main stage, you’ll be able to see contests being judged by our expert judges (see schedule below).
In addition to watching the contests, you’ll be able to enjoy performances by musicians Lennon English and the New Soul Republic and Near Northeast, and demonstrations from the National Hand Dance Association and the YMCA. DJ Fusion will be the DC State Fair’s official DJ, delivering an eclectic range of tunes.
You’ll be able to purchase food, drinks and crafts from our vendors around the fair grounds. There will also be a Beer Garden from 12-8pm, hosted by Whole Foods Market.
Boneyard Studios, DC’s tiny house community, will host tours of one of its tiny houses at the top of each hour. We will also have an tent with educational workshops running from 12-6:30pm (click here for the schedule).
|12 – 12:30pm||Lennon English and the New Soul Republic|
|12:30 – 1pm||Welcome!
Announce photography, kids art & poetry, poster contest winners.
|1 – 1:30pm||YMCA Workout Demo|
|1:30 – 2pm||Judge and announce winners for ice cream contest.|
|2 – 2:15pm||Announce cut flower, flower arrangement contests.|
|2:15 – 3pm||Judge and announce winners of funkiest, longest, heaviest veggie and heaviest fruit contest.
Announce tastiest tomato and compost contest winners.
|3 – 3:15pm||Announce pie contest finalists.|
|3:15 – 3:45pm||National Hand Dance Association|
|3:45 – 4pm||Announce jam and jelly contest winners.|
|4 – 4:15pm||Announce pickled foods winners.|
|4:15 – 4:45pm||Final judging and announce winners of best bud contest.|
|4:45 – 5pm||Knit/crochet contest winners announced.|
|5 – 5:30pm||Final pie contest judging. Winners announced.|
|5:30-5:45pm||Honey contest winners announced.|
|5:30 – 6pm||Final homebrew contest judging. Winners announced.|
|6:30 – 8pm||DJ Fusion