Attractions

MrAndMrsPotatoHeadParade

Alliston Potato Festival Parade

Start time 7:00 pm Friday at Banting High School on Victoria Street, turn on Ontario Street and then ends up at the Alliston Memorial Arena on Nelson Street

MIDWAY CTR

Midway Amusement Centre

Friday, August 9 , 6:00 pm to Sunday, August 11, 2019
Alliston Fairgrounds (Beech St. and Church St.)

TEXAS POKER

Texas Hold 'em Tournament

ALLISTON MEMORIAL ARENA - NELSON ST

Date: Friday, August 9th, 2019
Registration: 6:30 pm
Start: 7:00 pm
Buy-In: $40.00

(Initial buy-in paid back to the players in prize money.)
$40.00 = 2000 tournament chips
Optional $20 re-buys will be available until the first break, and add-ons at break.

Shuttle

FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE

Date: Saturday, August 10, 2019
Fairgrounds (Beech and Church St) – Wellington and Church St – Wellington and Paris St
Royal Canadian Legion (Dufferin St.)
Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (running every 30 minutes)

Lloyd Kennedy

St John's Church Pancake Breakfast

Location: Church Parking Lot - Victoria Street

Date: Saturday, August 10, 2019. 7:00 am, to 11:00 am.

Alliston vodka distillery bus tour

VODKA DISTILLERY BUS TOUR

Saturday August 10th from 10:45am to 3:45pm.

Catch the Bus tours to the Vodka Distillery which will run hourly from the Gibson Transport main office (206 Church Street)

Beattie's Distillers encourages you to come see our Award Winning World Class Vodka!

Get your Party Potato on!

Velocity

Velocity Sports Inc.

Saturday, August 10, 2019. 10am to 1:00pm (Fairgrounds)

Tumbling and Trampoline Demonstrations at 11:00 am & 1:00 pm

 

FamilyFunZone

Family Fun Zone: Fun for all Ages at the Fairgrounds

Moonwalk Entertainment Inc.

Saturday & Sunday. 10:30- 4:30 pm

BillNuvo

Bill Nuvo Experience Show

Saturday, August 10, 2019.

12:00 pm at the Fairgrounds

 

Purpleman

Keep an eye out for Purpleman!

Saturday afternoon at the Fairgrounds!

 

AxeThrowing

BATL Backyard Axe Throwing

Saturday, August 10, 2019

1:30 pm- 4:30 pm at the Fairgrounds

 

Turtles

Kids for Turtles

Sunday, August 11, 2019

10am until 4pm at the Fairgrounds

PROMOTING PUBLIC AWARENESS OF WILDLIFE HABITATS THROUGH ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

Bingo

Bingo!

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Noon until 4pm at the Fairgrounds

Alliston BIA

Downtown Rurban Events

Saturday, August 10th 10 am – 5 pm

http://www.allistonbia.com/potatofest-new/

Cutest Baby Show

Baby Costume Show/Contest

Location: Fairgrounds (corner Beech St and Church St)
Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Entry Fee: $5.00 per child (at the information booth on the fairgrounds).
Registration is all weekend long up to Sunday at 9:45am. Theme TBA.

PAINTCAR

Paint a Car

Thank you to Early’s Auto for donating a car for painting
Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019
Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Fairgrounds

CairosBellyDancers

Cairo’s Jewels Belly Dancers

Sunday, August 11, 2019
Noon and 1:30 pm at the Fairgrounds

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The Magical Duda

Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019
At the Baby Show at 10:00 am through 11:00am

11:15am Show at the Fairgrounds Field Stage

For more details visit www.magicalduda.com

Dog Show

K9 Dog Sport Performance Team

Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019
Location: Fairgrounds
Time: 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm

SchoolOfDance

MACMURCHY SCHOOL of HIGHLAND DANCE Performing Sunday, August 11th at 2:00 pm
at the Fairgrounds 

For upcoming class information please call (705) 435-1403 or visit our studio Facebook by clicking here.

Potato Peeling Contest

Date: Saturday, August 10th, 2019
Place: Fairgrounds
Time: 2:30 pm

Beer Gardens Entertainment

DJ Nixter

DJ NIXTER & FRIENDS 2019

FRIDAY NIGHT- with MC DJ JASON- AC/DC Tribute Act- WHO MADE WHO

SATURDAY AFTERNOON – with MC DJ JASON. Chart Toppers Tour with Tribute Acts- MEGHAN TRAINOR, ARIANA GRANDE, NICKI MANAJ, CARDI B, and LADY GAGA

SATURDAY EVENING- with MC DJ JASON. Classic Rock Band- The Petition. Party Band- Your New Neighbours

SUNDAY AFTERNOON - BEETON BOOMERS

DJ Nixter is proud to bring his mixed mash mix back for another year to The 2019 Alliston Potato Festival, and bringing along his friends to entertain…including a multitude of amazing Tribute Acts! AC/DC is sure to whip up the crowd on Friday Night!

Saturday afternoon brings a STAR STUDDED line up with Tribute artists, ARIANA GRANDE, LADY GAGY, NICKI MANAJ AND Many MORE! And in the evening with Classic Rock Band- The Petition to round out the day.

Sunday afternoon, the Beeton Boomers grace our stage again, having played last year and many years prior. They are a perennial favourite who bring a wide variety of song selections that make a lazy Sunday afternoon in the beer garden a great pastime for our Potato Festival guests.

 

CONCERT IN THE PARK

 

Date: Sunday August 11, 2019

Place:  Riverdale Bandshell

 

On Stage:  “The Beeton Creek Rising”