Photo by: Alliston Herald 

The Alliston Potato Festival is filled with lots of activities for the whole family!

For downtown events, please visit the Alliston BIA website.

Keep checking back here as our schedule will be updated
as we add new events to the weekend!

Schedule of EventsFriday August 5Location
6:00pm Fairgrounds OPEN
6:00pm Beer Gardens Opens (Cash Only)Fairgrounds
6:00pmMarketplace OpensFairgrounds
6:00pmDomino’s Texas Hold’em Poker RegistrationMemorial Arena
7:00pm to 11:30pmMidway OpensFairgrounds
7:00pmAlliston Rotary Potato Festival ParadeVictoria Street
7:00pmDomino’s Texas Hold’em Poker TournamentAlliston Memorial Arena
8:30pm to 10:30pmThe Grant Boyer BandMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
10:30pm to 12:45am The Marshall Dane BandMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
Schedule of EventsSaturday, August 6thLocation
7:00am to 11:00amSt John's Potato Pancake BreakfastSt John United Church
9:30amFairgrounds and Marketplace OpenFairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pmDowntown Rurban Sights and SoundsVictoria Street
10:00am to 4:00pmKiddie Zone (Face painting, Activities for kids, fishing, Kids Commando Obstacle course)Fairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pmMasonic Lodge Child FindFairgrounds
10:30amRising Star Music AcademyFairgrounds Stage
11:00amMidway OpensFairgrounds
11:00am to 5:00pm Free Pony RidesFairgrounds
11:30am-NoonCraig Douglas, Comedian Juggler Fairgrounds Stage
NoonBeer Tent Opens (Cash Only)
NoonJust Sing Competition's SemisMain Stage (by Beer Garden)
Noon to 3:00 pmDavid Sgro Team's Photo Booth - Smile for the Camera Free keepsake photo’s Fairgrounds - Inside main gate to the south - Booth #3
12:30pmMaggie AntoneFairgrounds
1:30pm-2:00pmCraig Douglas, Comedian Juggler Fairgrounds Stage
1:30pm-3:30pmDaze Gone ByMain Stage (by Beer Garden)
2:30pmRising Star Music AcademyFairgrounds Stage
3:30 pm- 4:00pmCraig Douglas, Comedian JugglerFairgrounds Stage
4:00pm - 5:00pmDufferin County LineBeer Garden Stage
5:00pmBeer Tent Closes
5:00pm - 8:00pmThe Guerra Team FREE Hot Air Balloon rides with admission to fairgroundFairgrounds
6:00pmBeer Tent Opens (Cash Only)
6:00pm - 7:00pmDufferin County LineMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
7:30pm-9:30pmPeasant KingsMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
10:00:pm to 12:45amYour New NeighboursMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
Schedule of EventsSunday, August 7thLocation
9:30amFairgrounds & Marketplace Open
9:30amBaby Show Check InPavilion
10:30amBaby Show Pavilion
10:00am to NoonAPF OLYMPICSFairgrounds Stage
11:00amWoof Jocks Agility DogsFairgrounds
11:00amMidway OpensFairgrounds
11:00am - 3:00pmBatmanFairgrounds
11:30amMedieval Reenactment “Historical Fencing”Fairgrounds Stage - by McLeans Diamond
NoonBeer Gardens OPEN (Cash Only)
NoonJust Sing FinalsBeer Gardens Stage
12:30pmMacMurchy Highland School of DanceFairground Stage
1:00pm - 2:45pmStrut Your Mutt Talent Show (pre registration only)Fairgrounds
1:30pmMedieval Reenactment “Historical Fencing”Fairgrounds Stage by McLeans Diamond
1:30pm to 4:00pm Tim RonanBeer Gardens Stage
2:30pmWoof JocksFairgrounds
4:00pmWoof JocksFairgrounds
Schedule of EventsFriday August 12Location
6:00pm Fairgrounds OPENBeech & Church
6:00pm Beer Gardens OpensFairgrounds
6:00pmMidway OpensFairgrounds
6:30pmPoker RegistrationMemorial Arena
7:00pmAlliston Rotary Potato Festival ParadeVictoria Street
7:00pmTexas Hold’ em Poke TournamentAlliston Memorial Arena
7:30pm to 930pmLive MusicBeer Gardens
10pm to 12:00pmLive MusicBeer Gardens
Schedule of EventsSaturday, August 13thLocation
7:00am to 11:00amSt John's Potato Pancake BreakfastSt John United Church
9:00amFairgrounds Open
10:00am to 4:00pmDowntown Festivities Start
10:45amMidway OpensFairgrounds
11:00amLive EntertainmentFairgrounds Stage
11:30amLive Entertainment Fairgrounds Stage
Noon to 4:00pmSchool Work & Home Craft DisplayMemorial Arena
NoonBeer Gardens OpensFairgrounds
12:30pm to 2:30pmLive MusicBeer Gardens
1:00pmLive EntertainmentFairgrounds Stage
1:00pm to 2:45pmDog ShowFairgrounds
2:00pm to 4:00pmLive Local EntertainmentFairgrounds Stage
3:00pm to 3:45pmDog ShowFairgrounds
3:30pm to 5:30pmLive MusicBeer Gardens
4:00pm to 4:45pmLive Local Entertainment Fairgrounds Stage
6:30 to 8:30pm Live MusicBeer Gardens
Saturday 9:30 to midnightLive MusicBeer Gardens
Schedule of EventsSunday, August 14thLocation
9:00amFairgrounds OpenBeech and Church
10:00amBaby Show RegistrationPavilion
10:00amFARMER OLYMPICS Fairgrounds
10:30amBaby Show Pavilion
10:30amNon-denominational Church ServiceFairgrounds Stage
11:30amFamily Potato GamesFairgrounds
NoonBeer Gardens OPENBeer Gardens
12:30pm to 430pmLive MusicBeer Gardens
1:00pmPet Show Registration Fairgrounds Stage
2:00pmPet Show StartsFairgrounds Stage
3:00pmLive EntertainmentFairgrounds Stage