Motorized Events Ring

Engines roar, cars collide, and dust fills the air! All of these sights and sounds can be enjoyed in the Motorized Events Ring where a Demolition Derby, Truck/SVU Pull, Tractor Pull and more keep the bleachers bursting with wide-eyed spectators to these rip-roaring events.

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THURSDAY, September 23, 2021
Fair Hours: 4 PM – 10 PM
7 – 10 PM Demolition Derby
FRIDAY, September 24, 2021
Fair Hours: 9 AM – 10 PM
9 AM – 3 PM Garden Tractor Pulls
7 – 10 Figure 8 & Demolition Derby
SATURDAY, September 25, 2021
Fair Hours: 9 AM – 10 PM
9 AM – 3 PM Connecticut State Tractor Pullers Association
6 – 10 Truck & SUV Pull
SUNDAY, September 26, 2021
Fair Hours: 9 AM – 6 PM
12:00 PM Monster Truck Show Meet & Greet: Meet drivers and get autographs and pictures.
1:00   Power Wheels Demolition Derby
Mom’s Mini Van Demolition Derby
2:00   Monster Truck Show: Monster Truck freestyle event

(All pullers and drivers see contact and registration information below.)

Participants

All pullers and drivers see contact and registration information below. No one will be allowed to enter fair grounds without a parking pass

Please Note: Under no circumstances will any vehicle be allowed onto the Durham Fair grounds without a parking pass. All club members will receive parking passes through their club. If you are not a member of a club, you need to contact Joan Harvey at: [email protected] to receive a parking pass sent in the mail.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

  • Demolition Derby: 7 – 10 PM
    • Contact and participant registration forms: http://jmderby.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Durham-Entry-2021.pdf
    • All pit equipment MUST accompany the driver in their truck and trailer. All others must park off fair grounds. Only one pit crew member per each truck and trailer.
    • PIT GATE: Demolition Derby and Figure 8 MUST register at Middlesex Livestock Auction at 488 Cherry Hill Road, Middlefield between 5:00 – 6:30 PM ONLY! Cars entering after 6:30 PM will not be allowed to compete. Personal vehicles will not be permitted. All driver guests MUST park in the Durham Fair operated lots and pay $15 admission to get onto Fairgrounds.

Friday, September 24, 2021

  • Garden Tractor Pulls: 9 AM – 3 PM
    • Contact Information and parking pass: Jeff Martins 860-639-3033
    • All pit equipment MUST accompany the driver in their truck and trailer. All others must park off fair grounds. Only one pit crew member per each truck and trailer.
  • Figure 8 & Demolition Derby: 7 – 10 PM
    • Contact and participant registration forms: http://jmderby.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Durham-Entry-2021.pdf
    • All pit equipment MUST accompany the driver in their truck and trailer. All others must park off fair grounds. Only one pit crew member per each truck and trailer.
    • PIT GATE: Demolition Derby and Figure 8 MUST register at Middlesex Livestock Auction at 488 Cherry Hill Road, Middlefield between 5:00 – 6:30 PM ONLY! Cars entering after 6:30 PM will not be allowed to compete. Personal vehicles will not be permitted. All driver guests MUST park in the Durham Fair operated lots and pay $15 admission to get onto Fairgrounds.

Saturday, September 25, 2021

  • Connecticut State Tractor Pullers Association: 9 AM – 3 PM
    • Contact Information and parking pass: RJ Manfredi 203-537-2425
    • All pit equipment MUST accompany the driver in their truck and trailer. All others must park off fair grounds. Only one pit crew member per each truck and trailer.
  • Durham Fair Truck and SUV Pull (Sled by Ralph Babonas): 6 – 10 PM
    • See Durham Fair rules for pulls. Call Jim Dykas with questions: 860-250-5423
    • All pit equipment MUST accompany the driver in their truck and trailer. All others must park off fair grounds. Only one pit crew member per each truck and trailer. Contact Information and parking pass: Melynda Naples 860-301-7828 or Joan Harvey 860-344-8463
    • Truck Pull Classes:
      • Factory Stock Gas 4x4 6800lb
      • Street Stock Gas 4x4 6200lb
      • Enhanced Gas 4x4 6500lb
      • Open Gas/Diesel Combined 7000lb
      • Workstock Diesel 8500lb
      • Enhanced Diesel 8000lb

Sunday, September 26, 2021

Additional questions can be directed to:

  • Jeff Harvey, Superintendent
    860-344-8463
    [email protected]
  • Chris Logan, Assistant Superintendent
    860-680-1027