Fair season is already underway in Maine and "Maine's Friendliest Fair". as it is known, the Pittston Fair is set to kick off this Thursday, July 22nd and run through Sunday, July 25th.

Established in 1952, the Pittston Fair is easy to find right on route 194, in Pittston. 2021 marks the 69th year of the fair and as always they will be dishing out food, entertainment, agricultural competitions, and education experiences for all ages.

Some of the things you can look forward to this year is a Midway by Smokey's Greater Shows, The Maine Strawberry Pageant, Tractor, Horse, and Truck pulling, a pig scramble, baby contest, and the famous bike giveaway and the driver ed giveaway.

Special guests Maine Cabin Masters will be on hand Friday night (July 23rd) at 6pm and would love to meet you!

If you'd like to stay overnight there will camping available for $20 per night. Keep in mind no dogs or pets are allowed on the fairgrounds.

Admission is only $8.00 for ages 13 and up to adult, and kids who are 12 or younger are FREE with a paid adult ticket.


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