There’s something for everyone when you Re-Discover The Lucketts Fair. After 44 years of practice we now have third generation visitors!
FOR THE FAMILY
Enjoy world-class Bluegrass music that is made in America. Sit in the shade with a lemonade and tap your toes and maybe get on your feet for a country jig! The gazebo will be alive with music morning and afternoon all weekend.
This year we will have Border Collies do what they do best– bring in the sheep! Come to the ball field to see the handlers work their prized dogs with a flock of sheep. Watch as wool is spun into yarn and the weavers make woolen fabric on their looms, or see any of the following great demonstrators:
Arbor Artist: the art of climbing and trimming trees
Bridle Baths: equine assisted activities and therapeutics
Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes: information about helping wounded veterans
The Equine Rescue League: information about helping mistreated and disabled animals
Goose Creek Ruggers: traditional rug hooking
The Humane Society of Loudoun: information about animal adoption and other programs
INOVA: information about urgent care centers
Loudoun Beekeepers: display beehives and demonstrate how they make honey
Loudoun Cat Coalition: information about spaying and neutering, microchipping, etc.
Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy: hands on wildlife activities, pollinators’ garden
The Lovettsville Lions Club: selling White House Christmas ornaments
Master Gardeners of Loudoun: literature on proper horticultural practices
Penguin Forge: blacksmithing and anvil work
Rockdale Forge: ironwork in the early American style
The Waterford Quilters’ Guild: quilt and raffle a homemade quilt
Waterford Wool: spin wool and demonstrate different types of wool
Word of Life: information about their ministry
On Sunday drop by the Old Schoolhouse Market tent between 9 am – 2 pm to place a bid on awesome Silent Auction items. We have combed the Lucketts community for items and services available from our Lucketts businesses and a few from our neighbors in Leesburg. There are items that range from riding lessons to drone photography, from wine tastings to Redskins tickets and so much more. Cash and check only for winning bids.
NASCAR Driver Patrick Szabo:
Experience the thrill of NASCAR with local driver Patrick Szabo, who will be on-site with his vehicle on Saturday, August 20. Patrick is a 26-year-old NASCAR driver from Ashburn, Virginia with experience driving in the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA), Mid-Atlantic Road Racing Series (MARRS), National Auto Sport Association (NASA), Camaro-Mustang Challenge (CMC) and the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series (NWAAS). Hear his interview about attending the Lucketts Fair here and see the overview flyer here.
We have over 15 authors over the two days of the Fair to discuss, sell and sign their books, including:
David Reimer, Sr.
They have written books about the Civil War, books for children, local history and murder mysteries– something for everyone!
Old-Fashioned Wagon Rides
Climb aboard and go for a ride on an antique wagon. ($). Proceeds benefit Temple Hall Farm in Lucketts.
Mechanical Bull Riding
Do you think you can tame the bull? Levels for all riders.
Activities Especially for Kids
True to the Lucketts tradition, kids can take a pony ride through the woods and visit a farmyard petting zoo. There will also be face painting, and hands-on farm and nature exhibits.
Agricultural center featuring:
Farmyard Petting Zoo
Kids can pet a friendly sheep, cow, llama, pony and more at the farmyard zoo. (FREE)
($) Kids can ride a pony through the woods. ($)
The Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum
Hands-on activities about farming and agriculture that are sure to intrigue children of all ages.