ANNUAL RAYMOND TOWN FAIR - 2018

Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - July 5, 6, 7, & 8



The Raymond Town Fair is an old fashioned street fair down town beside the common with games, music, amusements and food from Friday to Sunday afternoon.

It begins Thursday night with the Miss Raymond Pageant.

The Firemans Parade kicks off the fair downtown on Friday afternoon. Jr. Miss and Little Miss Raymond Pageant on Saturday.

FIREWORKS on Saturday night and the Hugh Holt Road Race and Kids Fun Run/Walk on Sunday morning.

All the detail times and locations below.

 

Please note the correct road race and fun run start times here.

Hugh Holt Memorial Road Race - will start at 8:30 AM on Sunday.

Kids Fun Run/Walk will start at 9:45 AM on Sunday.

 

For questions about the fair contact Judy Maynard at 231-8772.

Download and print APPLICATIONS HERE:

   ====> Town Fair Book Business Ad Application

====> Commercial Vending Contract application

====> Non-Profit Contract application

====> How to build an Outhouse Rules and Outhouse Race application

====> Children's Parade application

====> Dog Parade application

====> Wife Carrying application

====> Town Wide Yard Sale application

====> Hugh Holt Road Race Application

====> Kids Run/Walk Application

******* RETURNING THIS YEAR *******

Wife-Carrying Races - details below.

Helicopter Rides.

Dog Parade and Dog Events on the common, details below.

 

HOPE YOU ENJOY THE FAIR !!

 

Thursday - July 5

Miss Raymond and Jr. Miss Raymond Pageants
The Miss/ Jr. Miss Raymond Pageants will be held at the Raymond High School with the Miss Raymond Pageant on Thursday July 5th at 7:00 pm and Jr. Miss Raymond Pageant on Saturday July 7th at 1:00 PM.  during the Annual Raymond Town Fair festivities. Tickets are $10 general admission, $8 for students and seniors, Children under 6 years old are free. Proceeds benefit the Miss/Jr. Miss Raymond Scholarship Program.
For more information please contact:
Christina Vogel at christina.vogel@comcast.net

Friday - July 6

The Friends of the Dudley-Tucker Library Book Sale
Don’t forget to stop (and shop) at the Ray-Fre Senior Center during the Town Fair.  The Friends of the Library Book Sale will take place on Friday and Saturday, from 9:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. All proceeds from the sale of the books goes to the Friends, which is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to raise extra financial support for the library’s needs; support, coordinate and enhance library activities; and encourage interest in the library in the community. 

 Boy Scout Troop 3 Silent Auction
Raymond Boy Scout Troop 3 will hold a Silent Auction on Friday from 5 PM to 10 PM and on Saturday from 12 am til 8 pm, on the lawn of the Congregational Church on Church Street. Winners will be annouced Saturday at 8pm. Some of the prizes area tickets for theaters, water parks, restaurants, whale watches, amuzement parks, jewelry, filled baskets, variety of gift certificates  and more.

Food and Supplies Needed for Raymond Food Pantries
Raymond Boy Scout Troop 3 will be collecting during the Raymond Town Fair, Non-Perishable food items in boxes and cans for the Raymond Food Pantries. They desparately need toiletries including  bar soap, toilet paper, tooth paste, mens and womens deoderant, toilet paper, and paper towels. They will also collect bags of cat and dog food.

 

Saturday - July 7

Yoga On The Common With Molly
Come on down to the Raymond Town Common for morning Yoga with Molly. Bring your own mat, water and towels. Yoga session starts at 8 AM sharp. Free and open to all ages!!

Cubscout Pack 100 Annual Pancake Breakfast
Cubscout Pack 100 is having their annual Pancake Breakfast during the town fair! On Saturday and Sunday Pack 100 will have Pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee etc for their Pancake Breakfast!
We will be located at the Historical Society (Train Depot) from 7 am until 11am so come on by and help support Pack 100! Cost is $7 per adult and $5 per child (family max. is $25) for all you can eat! 

The Friends of the Dudley-Tucker Library Book Sale
Don’t forget to stop (and shop) at the Ray-Fre Senior Center during the Town Fair.  The Friends of the Library Book Sale will take place on Friday and Saturday, from 9:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. All proceeds from the sale of the books goes to the Friends, which is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to raise extra financial support for the library’s needs; support, coordinate and enhance library activities; and encourage interest in the library in the community. 

Children's Parade
Saturday morning don't forget the Children's Parade where they bring their decorated wheeled vehicles. Helmets are required.

Jr. Miss and Little Miss Raymond Pageants
The Jr. Miss and Little Miss Raymond Pageants will be held on Saturday at 1:00 PM. during the Annual Raymond Town Fair festivities. Tickets are $8 general admission, Children under 5 years old are free. Proceeds benefit the Miss/Jr. Miss Raymond Scholarship Program

Boy Scout Troop 3 Spaghetti Supper
Raymond Boy Scout Troop 3 will hold a Spagehetti Supper on Saturday, from  4 pm to 7 pm at the Congregational Church on Church Street.  Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for children and children under age 3 are free.

Boy Scout Troop 3 Silent Auction
Raymond Boy Scout Troop 3 will continue the Silent Auction Saturday from 11 am til 9 pm, on the lawn of the Congregational Church on Church Street. Winners will be annouced Saturday at 9 pm. Some of the prizes area tickets for theaters, water parks, restaurants, whale watches, amuzement parks, jewelry, filled baskets, variety of gift certificates  and more.

Food and Supplies Needed for Raymond Food Pantries
Raymond Boy Scout Troop 3 will be collecting during the Raymond Town Fair, Non-Perishable food items in boxes and cans for the Raymond Food Pantries. They desparately need toiletries including  bar soap, toilet paper, tooth paste, mens and womens deoderant, toilet paper, and paper towels. They will also collect bags of cat and dog food.

OUT-HOUSE RACES Competition
You will have to build your own fancy, creative, interesting, functional (maybe??) OUT-HOUSE according to the specifications in the How to Build an Out-House Rules. Put together a team of three competitors, one will ride inside giving directions while two others push the out-house down the street from behind the outhouse. Be sure to get your registration application in early so that we know that we have some serious out-house race competition to watch!! Click on the Outhouse Rules and Race application link above.

Annual Town Wide Yard Sale
The Annual Town Wide Yard Sale will be held from 8 am to 3 pm, Rain or Shine at individuals yards through out the town. Download and print out the Town Wide Yard Sale application and drop it off at the Raymond Recreation Dept. along with $20 before noon on July 3.    Email: yardsale@raymondnh.gov or call Raymond Recreation at 895-7030.

 

Sunday - July 8

Cubscout Pack 100 Annual Pancake Breakfast
Cubscout Pack 100 is having their annual Pancake Breakfast during the town fair! On Saturday and Sunday Pack 100 will have Pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee etc for their Pancake Breakfast!
We will be located at the Historical Society (Train Depot) from 8am until 11am so come on by and help support Pack 100! Cost is $7 per adult and $5 per child (family max. is $25) for all you can eat! 

Hugh Holt Memorial Road Race
This race will start at 8:30 AM. Registration has begun for this 5 mile race . The pre-registration fee is $20.00. Race morning registration will be $25.00.
Click on Hugh Holt Road Race Application to print a copy. Race shirts will be given to the first 50 registrants and handed out the morning of the race. Awards will be given out on the common following the kid's fun run. Click on the link above to pre-register at the Raymond Rec Dept for the lower registration fee. Day of race registrations will begin at 7:30 am at the Lamprey River Elementary School.

Kids Fun Run/Walk
This Kids Run/Walk will be held after the road race at 9:45 AM.
Click on Kids Run/Walk Application to print your application. Get your entry to the Raymond Recreation Dept to ensure correct t-shirt size. Pre-registration is $8.00 per person. Race morning registration is $10.00. Registrations will begin at 9 am at the Lamprey River Elementary School.

Food and Supplies Needed for Raymond Food Pantries
Raymond Boy Scout Troop 3 will be collecting during the Raymond Town Fair, Non-Perishable food items in boxes and cans for the Raymond Food Pantries. They desparately need toiletries including  bar soap, toilet paper, tooth paste, mens and womens deoderant, toilet paper, and paper towels. They will also collect bags of cat and dog food.

 


RAYMOND TOWN FAIR EVENT TIMES


Thursday July 6

7:00 PM - Miss Raymond Pageant at Raymond High School.
 



Friday July 7  

9 AM - 8 PM Library Book Sale at the Ray-Fre Senior Center

9 AM - 9 PM Aunt Abigails Attic Yard Sale

RAYMOND TOWN FAIR officially OPENS at 5:00 PM


5 PM - 10 PM BINGO under the tent

5 PM - 10 PM Boy Scout Troop 3 SILENT AUCTION and Community Food Bank collection

5 PM - 9 PM Outhouse "People’s Choice" Voting

6 PM -10:00 Paige Davis

7 PM Firemen's Parade with Miss Raymond and Her Court


Saturday July 8

7 AM - 11 AM Cub Scouts Pancake Breakfast

8 AM - Yoga on the common with Molly, bring your own mat

8 AM - 3 PM Town Wide Yard Sale Rain or Shine
      To participate print and submit a Town Wide Yard Sale Application to the town recreation department.

9 AM - MIDWAY OPENS

9 AM - 8 PM Library Book Sale at Ray-Fre Senior Center

9 AM - 10 PM Aunt Abigails Attic Yard Sale

9:30 AM - Registration for Children’s Parade at IHG Middle School

9:30 AM - Registration for Outhouse RAce at IHG Middle School

10 AM - Children's Parade, Led by Ronald McDonald from IHG Middle School to town common

10:30 AM Papa Joes story telling on the common

12 NOON - 8 PM Boy Scout Troop 3 SILENT AUCTION and Community Food Bank collection

11 AM - 9:30 PM Bingo under the Tent

11:30 PM Martial Arts Demonstrations on the common

12:00 NOON Yard Sale Fundraiser at United Methodist Church Lawn

12:00 NOON Papa Joe's Story Telling Show on the common

1 PM - Junior Miss & Little Miss Raymond Pageant at Raymond High School

2 - 3 PM - OUT-HOUSE RACES Competition, Church Street

4 PM - 6 PM - Terry Gould and Friends on the Common

4 PM - 7 PM Boy Scout Troop 3 Pasta & Meatball Supper

4:30 PM - Motorcycle Show Registration on Epping St.

6 PM - 9 PM Motorcycle Show on Epping Street <br />

7 PM - The Dave Berry Band on the Common

9:30 PM - FIREWORKS!!! FIREWORKS!!!
 


Sunday July 9

7 AM - 11 AM Cub Scouts Pancake Breakfast

7:30 AM - Registration for Annual Hugh Holt 5 Mile Road Race
Register early at the Recreation Department or register at Middle School.

8:30 AM - ** Start Time **
Annual Hugh Holt 5 Mile Road Race begins

9:00 AM - Sunday Ecumenical Worship Service on the common

9:00 AM - 2 pm ReMAX Balloon Rides, Wight Street field, weather permitting

9:00 AM - Registration for the One Mile Fun Run/Walk at the Lamprey River Elementary School

9:45 AM - ** Start Time ** One Mile Fun Run/Walk from Lamprey River Elementary School

10:00 - 2 PM Yard Sale Fundraiser at United Methodist Church Lawn

10:30 AM - SACK Races - ALL AGES on the common

10:45 AM - DOG PARADE, begins at IHGMS to School St. to the Common, parade begins at 11:15 AM.

11:00 AM - Children's Whipped Cream Pie Eating Contest on the common

11:15 AM - registration for the DOG PARADE at IHGMS

12 NOON - DOG AGILITY Exhibition on the Common

12 NOON - MIDWAY Rides OPEN

12 NOON - 4 PM - Aunt Abigails Attic Yard Sale - Fill A Bag

12 NOON - 4 PM - Bingo under the tent

12:30 PM - Talent Extravaganza Entertainment Show on the common.

1:00 PM - Youth Talent Show on the common

2:15 PM - WIFE CARRYING Marriage Licenses Issued at Wight Street

2:30 PM - WIFE CARRYING RACES at Wight Street

FAIR Closes at 4 PM.        SEE YOU NEXT YEAR !!

 


Abigails Attic looking for Volunteers

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This  a fun time to volunteer, you  get to see people from town, check out the treasures for sale, and join your community in helping  out the historical society .  If you can only give an hour that is fine, if you can give more - that's even better. 

 

9  AM  Monday, July 10,  Is clean up day .   Clean up takes about 3 hours.  We need to get 6 or more people to keep clean up day running smoothly. 

The hours we are open are listed below.  Please call and let us know what hours and days you would like to help out.  Call Diana 895-9777. 

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Friday 9am - 9pm 
Saturday 9am - 9pm 
Sunday 9am - 1pm  
Monday 9am - 1pm

Thank you so much !






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