Fairs are for kids of all ages. The Social tent is designed to entertain throughout Fair weekend. Thanks to our
BEST OF SHOW SPONSOR,
FLORENCE SAVINGS BANK,
we are able to have a sound system that stays in place all weekend insuring top quality sound a minimum of interruption between acts.This spot is a great place to catch up with old friends or plan to meet your family members should you get separated. A variety of entertainers will be headlining to make your stay even more enjoyable. It is not unusual for fair-goers to get their favorite fair food, grab a table and settle in to enjoy their favorite artist. The line up is great,guaranteed to have you singing, dancing and taking a walk down memory lane.
BELOW YOU WILL FIND INFO ABOUT OUR 2016 PERFORMERS. THIS YEAR WE WILL HAVE SOME OF THE SAME AS WELL AS SOME NEW. UPDATES WILL BE PROVIDED AS THEY ARE CONFIRMED.
DJ DAVE with TRIVIA at The Fair
It has become a tradition to open the fair with DJ Dave. This year is no exception. He will also be on the Common on Friday afternoon under the Social Tent from 4-5:30 PM. This time he will be hosting a Trivia contest. This is a perfect opportunity to show the world all the useless information you know. His game show set is just like the real TV show. Maybe you could put a team together and challenge some of your neighbors. The possibilities are endless!!.Sponsored in part by Country Bank
Connotations,one of the areas premiere acapella groups, will be returning to the Social tent on Friday from 6-7PM. The group was founded in Northampton in 2008 and provides an opportunity to celebrate a style of music which is very common in college settings, but harder to find outside the collegiate world. The members come from all over the valley from a variety of backgrounds. You will be amazed at the beautiful music that can be made by just voices. Be sure to welcome this group back to the Fair. Sponsored in part by Linda Gay.
We are pleased to welcome back the well known ,country western band Cottonwood on Saturday night 7:30- 9:30 PM in the Social Tent. They have great vocals as well as outstanding music and welcome audience sing along and dancing in the aisles. These guys will get your toes tapping. Don’t miss an opportunity to start date night with Cottonwood.Sponsored in part by Easthampton Bank
Ray Guillmette,Jr as King Kountry will be opening the Social Tent on Sat from 12-2PM. His show will offer old country standards like the “Rhinestone Cowboy” as well as newer radio favorites. On occasion he has also been known to do requests of Elvis if you have a favorite. His performance is always smooth and guaranteed to put you in the mood to enjoy the fair. Sponsored in part by Bev Jackson and Boyko Landscaping
Jimmy Mazz Returns
Jimmy returns this year on Saturday afternoon 2:30-4:30 PM . He is well known for his very versatile ability singing everything and everybody from the the Rat Pack to current tunes. Although he has a prepared show,his versatility lends itself to requests and audience participation. He is a smooth crooner for sure and brings his own style to all that he does. Don’t miss an opportunity to hear him. He has a large following and the Tent will be SOL. Sponsored in part by Bell & Hudson Insurance.
We are pleased that Good Accoustics is returning to our stage this year with a tribute to the best James Taylor and Simon and Garfunkel. Good Acoustics is a rock-solid group of vocalists/musicians who will be entertaining you on Saturday from 5-7 PM in the Social Tent. The band is comprised of 3 seasoned performers ,Bill DeSanty ,Dave Fazio and Mike Smith celebrating their 8-year anniversary. It’s a perfect time to grab your favorite fair food , sit down and enjoy the show. Sponsoed in part by R & R Sport Shop
BOBBY DARLING & DR DEVINE
Returning on Friday Night at 7:30-9:30 PM is the dynamic duo. They are back to entertain you with some of the old antics that made you laugh out load while appreciating their witty humor and musical skill. If you know the words,feel free to sing along. This is true entertainment and fun you won’t want to miss. Sponsored in part by Don’s Auto Service
THE DIAMOND COLLECTION
The Diamond Collection,the ultimate Neil Diamond tribute Band, will open the Social Tent on Sunday Sept 20 at noon till 2PM. This is an eight piece tribute band dedicated to carefully recreating the songs and sounds of Neil Diamond. Formed in Western Massachusetts in 2000, the band has garnered solemn recognition by a growing fan base and loyal contingency of “Diamondheads” who have applauded performances throughout New England and beyond . Spanning four decades of Diamond’s hall of fame career, the band’s list of songs reveals the singer’s most popular hits and some lesser known gems. What a way to start the day! Sponsored in part by Moulton Insurance
Emotion comes to us with a 16 year history of performing 6 decades of music in Western Ma.This year they will be playing for our enjoyment for the first time playing everything from oldies to swing, rock to country, pop to the latest dance tunes – Emotion has something for everyone. Lets give them a warm welcome in the Social Tent on Sunday 2:45-4:45 PM. Sponsored in part by Interstate Batteries
STEVE WRONKER FUNNY BUSINESS
We can’t wait to see what Steve has in store for us this year. On Saturday 9/19 from 8-9:30PM in the Kids Tent, He will be making us laugh by spinning his magic hypnosis on some audience members. Usually silly ,very surprising and very clever ,everyone leaves talking about what they saw. Get your seat early. Steve’s show is always standing room only for young and old alike. Sponsored in part by Suburban Propane and Mill Valley Splicing
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