Country Fair Special Events

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Ladies Day 2023

The Ladies Day event has been a tradition at Devon that dates back to the early 1900’s and took place on the same day as the Ladies Sidesaddle competition. Traditionally, Ladies Day welcomes our guests to participate in a sophisticated hat contest and luncheon. Join us for this annual event on May 31, 2023.

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Ladies Day Prizes

Please join us for our traditional Ladies Day Hat Contest and Luncheon!
Grab your fancy heels, a gorgeous frock and, most importantly, a fabulous hat and join the frivolity as the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair proudly presents this year’s theme of Feathers and Frocks!

Registration: 9:30am
Hat Contest and Reception: 10:00am-12:00pm in the Devon Pavilion & Grove
Luncheon: 12:00pm-2:00pm in the Devon Club
If purchasing more than one ticket, please add your guest’s name in the notes!

This year’s exciting Hat Competition Categories:
• Best in Show
• Best Head to Toe
• Best Group
• Most Fascinating
• Plume of the Day

Elise N. Phillips

Art Gallery at Devon

Thursday, May 25, 2023 – Sunday, June 4, 2023

The Art Gallery at Devon began in 1999 and is a juried art show that exhibits approximately 500 pieces of art by regional and national artists during the eleven-day show. Works in media range from oils to watercolor and acrylics to sculpture, focusing on a variety of subjects including pastoral, still, equestrian, and animal life.

First Night at Devon

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

First Night at Devon brings together Devon Horse Show and Country Fair supporters and art enthusiasts for a fun and festive event.

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Itty Bitty Tea Party

Sunday, May 28, 2023

Three seatings in 2023!

Join us for a classic Children’s afternoon Tea Party in the Devon Club on the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair Grounds! Children will experience an afternoon of fun as they sip on refreshments, enjoy tea party treats and participate in a special craft.

Children Only: Ages 12 & under
Attire: Tea Party Special

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Family Days

Thursday, May 25, 2023 and
Tuesday, May 30, 2023


CANDY: Lemon Sticks Two for $5/ Reg. $3.50 each

KIDS CRAFTS: Butterfly Craft for $3.00/Reg. $5.00. Plus Free Lollipop

SODAS: BOGO on Popcorn
Free Logo Bowl with a Family Four Pack To Go


SIPS & BITS: Tomato Pie Box for $15.00/ Reg. $20.00

TEA CART: Buy a bakery item, Get a Free Small Coffee
Buy a Wrap, Get a Free Bag Herr’s Chips

Tuesday Only:
Free afternoon guided back-barn tours from 3-6 p.m. (meet in Pavilion Area)

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Children’s Day

Sunday, June 4, 2023

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Plant Sale

Sunday, June 4, 2023 approximately 3:00pm

The Devon Horse Show and Country Fair is pleased to announce the following special events will all return in 2023!

  • Itty Bitty Tea Party
  • Family Days
  • Children’s Day featuring the Itty Bitty Hat Parade
  • Plant Sale