What to do at the Village Fair Days
FRIDAY, JULY 27
10 a.m.: Opening ceremonies on the stage. Curtis Thompson, national anthem. Linda Parker, God Bless America. State Rep. Clark Chapin (R-67th), ribbon-cutting. Crowning of Village Fair Days king and queen. 10 a.m.-10 p.m.: Fine arts, crafts, antiques, business booths, food booths and non-profit booths. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.: Amber Alert child identification program at Town Hall. Enter through Church Street entrance. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Parks Recreation's Rec On on the stage. Noon-10 p.m.: Bingo sponsored by Knights of Columbus at the south end of Green. 1-1:45 p.m.: Irish fiddling with June Conti on the stage. 2:30 p.m.: Tour of Town Hall. Meet with Probate Judge Martin Landgrebe on front steps. 2:30-4 p.m.: Music by Tapped Out on the stage. 4:30-5:30 p.m.: Performances by The Club. Includes kick-boxing, belly dancing and New Milford Majorettes on the stage. 6 p.m.: Children's Fun Run. Sponsored by Double Dragon Martial Arts Academy. Must pre-register at Village Fair Days staff booth between 10 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. Four races will take place: ages 4 and under, 5-7, 8-10 and 11-12. 7-10 p.m.: New Milford Idol singing competition finale on the stage. 10 p.m.: Fair closes for the day.
SATURDAY, JULY 28
9 a.m.: 40th annual Eight-Mile Road Race and Fair Days 5K. 10 a.m.: Fair opens for the day. 10 a.m.-10 p.m.: Fine arts, crafts, antiques, business booths, food booths and non-profit booths. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Amber Alert child identification program at Town Hall. Enter through Church Street entrance. 10:30 a.m.: Road Race awards on the stage. 11 a.m.: Historic walking tour starts at the bandstand. Sponsored by New Milford Historical Society. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Richter Rising Stars on the stage. Noon-10 p.m.: Bingo, sponsored by Knights of Columbus at the south end of Green. 1-1:30 p.m.: Harmony yoga and dance on the stage. 2 p.m.: Historical walking tour starts at bandstand. Sponsored by the New Milford Historical Society. 2-2:30 p.m.: Double Dragon Martial Arts Academy martial arts demonstration on the stage. 3-3:30 p.m.: Studio D performance on the stage. 4-4:45 p.m.: Elite Gymnastics on the stage. 5:15-6 p.m.: Music by Cash Money Sabotage on the stage. 7-10 p.m.: Music by Steppin' Out with Curtis T. on the stage. 8 p.m.: Announcement of Village Fair Days Scholarship Award and New Milfordopoly drawing on the stage. 10 p.m.: Fair closes.