Country Fair Special Events

First Night at Devon

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

This is the premier kick-off event for the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair. This festive evening features an open bar and gourmet fare and annually draws an intimate gathering of 200 guests complete with the company of exhibiting artists and like-minded friends of art, horsemanship, and philanthropy. Guests of First Night at Devon are among the first to preview and purchase original art from locally and nationally recognized artists.

First Night Tickets

Ladies Day 2024 - J'adore Devon!

Ladies Day at Devon is truly something special! A time-honored tradition dating back to the early 1900s, the competition in the ring features the elegant Ladies’ Sidesaddle, while the Country Fair welcomes guests to become part of the day with a spectacular Hat Contest and Reception, and the Ladies Day Luncheon. Please join us for this annual event on May 29, 2024.

A fabulous chapeau, a chic ensemble, and a bit of Champagne will be de rigueur as the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair celebrates with a French flair – ooh là là!
Ladies Day Hat Contest and Reception
• Registration: 9:30am
• Hat Contest and Reception: 10:00am-12:00pm in the Devon Pavilion & Grove

This year’s exciting Hat Competition will award prizes in five Categories:
• Best Parisian Theme
• Best in Show
• Best Head to Toe
• Best Group
• Best Fascinator

Ladies Day Luncheon
• Luncheon: 12:00pm-2:00pm in the Devon Club
Please join us for a tres élégant luncheon featuring a French inspired menu!

Join us for the Hat Competition and Reception, the Ladies Day Luncheon, or both!


If purchasing multiple tickets, please add your guests’ names in the notes!

Brenda Carpenter Photography

Itty Bitty Tea Party

Sunday, May 26, 2024

Three seatings in 2024!
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

10:30 – 11:30am
12:30 – 1:30pm
2:30 – 3:30pm
*Plus General Admission



Brenda Carpenter Photography

Family Days

Thursday, May 23, 2024 and
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Please join us for Family Days on Thursday, May 23, and Tuesday, May 28th. These are great days to bring the whole crowd to the Devon Horse Show and enjoy special offers in the Country Fair food booths and on Midway rides. Come be part of the tradition!

• Lemon sticks two for $5./Reg.$3.50 each
• $1. Off 1 pound of fudge

Ice Cream/Sodas
• BOGO popcorn

1896 Grille
• 3 sandwiches for $20
• Any whole pizza $20

Sips & Bits
• Tomato pie box for $20./ Reg. $25.

Tea Cart
• Free coffee or hot tea with the purchase of a bakery item

• Will offer discounted ride wristbands

Tuesday Only:
Free afternoon guided back-barn tours from 3-6 pm. (Meet in Pavilion area – last tour leaves at 5:30 pm.

Brenda Carpenter Photography

Children’s Day

Sunday, June 2, 2024

Children’s Day festivities include hat decorating and other crafts before Itty Bitty Hat Parade. The Itty Bitty Parade will begin at 12:15 p.m.

Brenda Carpenter Photography

Plant Sale

Sunday, June 2, 2024 approximately 3:00pm

The Devon Horse Show and Country Fair is pleased to announce the following special events will all return in 2024!

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