Next year’s fair will be held some wonderful Saturday in September, and will run from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm here at the Congregational Church of Westminster West, Vermont, as usual. It’s true that we’re not entirely sure yet whichwonderful Saturday in September will be the Fair Day, but as soon as we do know, we’ll post the date here.
So stay tuned and watch this space!
The Usual FAIR DAY Events
(come rain or come shine)
Race Registration between the church and Town Hall
Bake sale opens: coffee, drinks, donuts and cookies will be on sale inside the church
Local Art Exhibit opens – in the church sanctuary (upstairs)
Craft and Sale tables open
Parade preparation at the Westminster West School:
Bicycle Decoration and Drumming Rehearsal
Parade from the school down to the library
Kids’ fun race (for children up to 12). Fee: $2.
Prizes have included ice cream, movie passes, and ribbons
Lunch! Serving of BBQ and other meals begins
All meals include assorted salads, baked beans, corn on the cob, and a drink
1/4 chicken dinner ($10.00)
hot dog dinner ($8.00)
vegetarian dinner ($8.00)
bowl of ice cream ($2.00)
Deadline for Veggie Contest entries:
longest zucchini and heaviest tomato
Vegetable Sculpture (dress up a vegetable or do anything creative and legal)
Artistic Flower arrangements
Musical entertainment during lunch
Kids’ entertainment: Face painting, fortune telling, beanbag toss and the Chop-O-Matic:
Play Whack the Corn Cob!
Community Talent Show
Veggie Contest awards announced
Final bidding on Silent Auction items
Golden Elephant Clearance Sale
Silent Auction and Golden Elephant Sale Close
Pick up Silent Auction items
The Cabin Fever Dinner and the West West Community Fair are our two big fundraisers for the year. You get to have fun, eat good food, and help support the life and the work of the congregation–all at the same time!