The festival is almost here!

The Festival is here!

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 11Location
6:00pm Fairgrounds OPEN
6:00pm Beer Gardens Opens (Cash Only)Fairgrounds
6:00pmMarketplace OpensFairgrounds
6:00pmDomino’s Texas Hold’em Poker RegistrationAlliston Curling Rink
6:30pmMaggie AntoneMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
7:00pm to 11:30pmMidway OpensFairgrounds
7:00pmAlliston Rotary Potato Festival ParadeVictoria Street
7:00pmDomino’s Texas Hold’em Poker TournamentAlliston Curling Rink
8:00pmThe Gator James BandMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
10:30pmThe Wheat KingsMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
Schedule of EventsSaturday, August 12thLocation
8:00am to 11:00amPotato PancakesSt. John’s United Church
9:00amRegistration Strut Your Mutt Talent Show
Register Here
9:30amFairgrounds and Marketplace OpenFairgrounds
10:00amStrut Your Mutt Talent ShowFairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pmDowntown Rurban Sights and SoundsVictoria Street
10:00am to 4:00pmKiddie Zone (Face painting, Activities for kids, fishing)Fairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pmHonouring AnishnawbekFairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pmMasonic Lodge Child FindFairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pm Free Pony RidesFairgrounds
11:00amMidway OpensFairgrounds
11:00am to 12:30pmJust Sing Competition's FinaleMain Stage (by Beer Garden)
11:00am to 4:00pm FACE PAINTING & GLITTER TATTOO by jadyballoontwister.comKid Zone
NoonTom CarneyPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
NoonBeer Tent Opens (Cash Only)
NoonWarrior Martial Arts Demonstration Fairgrounds
Noon to 3:00 pmDavid Sgro Team's Photo Booth -
Smile for the Camera Free keepsake photo’s
Fairgrounds - Inside main gate
Noon to 6:00 pmEscape Room Fairgrounds
1:00pmThe StylemandersPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
1:00pm-4:00pmBubba the Clown, Twisting Balloon Animals Kid Zone
1:30pm-3:30pm8th LineMain Stage (by Beer Garden)
2:30pmLana HartPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
2:30pmWarrior Martial Arts Demonstration Fairgrounds
3:00pmThe StylemandersPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
4:00pm - 5:00pmMaggie AntoneMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
5:00pmBeer Tent Closes
6:00pmBeer Tent Opens (Cash Only)
6:00pm - 8:00pmStone the RadioMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
8:30pm-10:00pmJonny Lee/Jason MaxwellMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
10:30:pm to 12:45amYour New NeighboursMain Stage (by Beer Gardens)
Schedule of EventsSunday, August 13thLocation
8:30am to 10:00amPancake BreakfastMain Stage
9:30amFairgrounds & Marketplace Open
9:30amBaby Show Check InPavilion
10:00am to 11:00amInterdenominational Church
Morning Celebration
Main Stage
10:00am to 4:00pm25 foot Rock Climbing WallFairgrounds
10:00am to 4:00pmOntario Tennis Association Smash CageFairgrounds
10:30amBaby Show Pavilion
11:00amMidway OpensFairgrounds
11:00amCrush the VelvetPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
11:00am to 4:00pmEscape Room Fairgrounds
11:00am - 3:00pmBatmanFairgrounds
11:30amTeam K9 Sports DogsFairgrounds
11:30amJust Sing PerformancesBeer Gardens Stage
NoonBeer Gardens OPEN (Cash Only)
NoonIan ChaplinPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
NoonWarrior Martial Arts DemonstrationFairgrounds
1:00pmLittle Rays's Diversity of Living Things!
-Meet the amazing reptiles, small mammals,
and invertebrates from a variety of ecosystems around the world
1:00pmSteve BattersbyPizza Hut Fairground Stage
1:30pmTeam K9 Sports DogsFairgrounds
1:30pm to 4:00pm UnlockedBeer Gardens Stage
2:00pmDance the Line DemoPizza Hut's Fairground Stage
2:30pmWarrior Martial Arts DemonstrationFairgrounds
3:00pmMacMurchy Highland School of DancePizza Hut's Fairground Stage
3:30pmTeam K9 Sports DogsFairgrounds
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