Events & Entertainment 2017

Offered by Middlesex County Fair Association

The Marvelous Mutts

The Marvelous Mutts, A Canine Spectacular, is a thrilling dog sport entertainment show that showcases some of the world’s finest canine athletes. The dogs amaze audiences as they flip and fly to snatch Frisbees out of the air, race through obstacle courses with breathtaking speed and leap into a pool of water just for the chance to grab a toy. Spectators, children and adults alike, always leave The Marvelous Mutts’ shows with smiles on their faces . . . after they pick their jaws up off the ground!

The Marvelous Mutts team members have appeared on ESPN’s Great Outdoor Games, Good Morning America, The Early Show, Fox & Friends, and The Late Show with David Letterman. This seasoned crew of performing canines, all adopted from shelters and rescue groups and each with an amazing story, showcase their athleticism in a fast-paced, high energy, action-packed show!

Events and Entertainment

Do you want to know when opening ceremonies starts? Or maybe you’re trying to decide which day to go to the fair? A listing of our events for fair week is below.

If you are an entertainer or band interested in performing at the fair, please visit our vendors page.

The Pork Chop Review

The Pork Chop Review

Thirty minutes of rib tickling entertainment, brings home the bacon of guaranteed fun for everyone. These pigs put on a comical animal show like no other. Featuring, OINK the singing pig! They have appeared on a number of television shows including, Circus of the Stars, Good Morning America, The Today Show, CBS This Morning and Entertainment Tonight.!

Barnyard Express

John Forshee from Michigan and better known as “Farmer John” has developed the mobile educational farm center entitled “Barnyard Express” John travels with his best friend Smudge, a Border Collie, educating children and adults about farming. Children discover where food comes from, they see a goat being milked and learn about dairy cows, along with other farming activities. Farmer John brings several animals with him in his traveling farm such as a goat, pig, miniature horse, sheep and a calf.

Deputy Boots & Sheriff Britches- Ford Dream Camper Show

Deputy Boots and Sheriff Britches will be performing an old fashioned cowboy sing along by their camper. They will be singing all the old country standards, and will be telling tales of their adventures. The Ford Dream Camper has many amenities! On its sides are water barrels, ice clamps, lantern and a pick and shovel. Looking through the window, you can see a pot bellied stove, shaving utensils, bunk bed, washing pan and table. So stop by and see the RV of the bygone era!

David Darwin-One Man Side Show

David Darwin-One Man Side Show

David Darwin-One Man Side Show invites you to step inside a world of his own creation, a place where the chains of technology can be broken by the spectacle of inspired live performance.  He has evolved past sideshow into a new age of vaudeville - the one man guaranteed to astound audiences of all ages!

David is a child of the world, but calls Philadelphia home. He has explored far and wide in his quest for the unusual, performing in venues across the land, and some of you may recognize his unique spark from NBC’s, “America’s Got Talent”.

From death-defying stunts to clean comedy and juggling, David Darwin does it all.  He is the juggling-unicyclist who can astound you with song, skill and captivating surprises.  He is no stranger to the bizarre, and brings you an unparalleled mastery of sword swallowing, bed of nails, and fire manipulation.  David will share his 16 years of experience and astonishing command of his craft to delight your audience. He is the natural selection for your needs--entertainment evolved!

David Darwin, a graduate of Old Bridge High School, returns to Middlesex county to bring his astonishing-sideshow skill to audiences of all ages! He invites you to step inside a world of his own creation where the lines between death-defying and family-friendly disappear. David will amaze you with unparalleled mastery of sword swallowing, bed of nails, and fire manipulation. He is the juggling-unicyclist who will have you laughing-out-loud."

The Tallest Man in Middlesex!

The Tallest Man in Middlesex!

The tallest man in Middlesex County returns! Kris Clayton is everyone’s favorite juggling stilt-walker, here to keep you laughing till the fireworks start! Be sure to say hi, but say it loud, cuz his head’s always in the clouds.

UWA Elite Pro Wrestling

UWA Elite Pro Wrestling

Monday - Friday: 6:00pm, 7:30pm, 9:00pm Saturday: 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm, 8:00pm Sunday: 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm All shows are 30 minutes, except for Saturday Night at 8:00pm which is a full 2 hour event.

UWA Elite returns to the Middlesex County Fair for the 6th consecutive year and this year will feature some of our biggest shows of all time! UWA Elite is a family friendly sports entertainment company based out of New Jersey and is considered by many to be the very best pro wrestling company in the state today.

This year UWA Elite delivers 23 TOTALLY DIFFERENT 30-Minute shows and on Saturday Night at 8:00pm UWA Elite brings one of it's most popular shows of the year "Crossroads" to the Middlesex County Fair! The Crossroads Tournament is one of the most prestigious wrestling tournaments in the country today, dating back to the year 2000. And this year's tournament will feature 36 of UWA Elite's biggest stars battling for the ultimate prize. Qualifying matches will take place all week at the Fair, with the Tournament's Semi-Finals & Finals taking place Saturday Night! UWA Elite is proud to bring more than 40 of today's top wrestling stars to this year's Middlesex County Fair including: Hedges, Archadia, Kyle "The Beast" Winant, King Tek, Bowes, Nicholas Kaye, Magic, Jeremiah, Drake Chambers, Brandon The Bull, Jon Rome, Joey Adams, The BROtein Pack, Swag Mean, The Destined Ones, Cory Dillinger, and many more! Visit for more information on UWA Elite, including which talent will be appearing on which days at the Middlesex County Fair.

Fireworks Monday and Sunday!