Get ready for the 32nd Annual Cracker-Barrel Fair. This year, the fair will be held Thursday, September 13th through Sunday, September 16th. There will be live musical entertainment each day of the fair. On Friday the Hitmen will perform and on Saturday the Brianna Grace Band will be on stage from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Southeastern Massachusetts Community Concert Band will close out the night from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. followed by a firework display at 9:50 p.m.
Sunday afternoon The Reminisants will play oldies and a dance presentation by Showcase Dance Productions is scheduled.
The fair will feature hayrides pulled by antique tractors, Norfolk County 4-H Clubs will host various agricultural exhibits including a pet parade on Sunday morning. There will be craft displays by local artisans, magicians, animal shows, jugglers and face painters throughout the weekend. Food booths will be up and running too.
Saturday morning, the Cracker-Barrel 5K will start at 9 a.m. Snacks and refreshments will be made available courtesy of The Tavern at Wrentham. In addition to the road race, a large flea market will be in full swing starting at 10 a.m. Saturday morning. There is a $3 parking donation supporting the Wrentham Lions and Friends of Wrentham.
The Fair hours are Thursday, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday noon to 10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. On Sunday it will be bracelet day from noon to 6 p.m. For $20 you may ride any and rides.