Cherry Fair: August 17, 2019

20th Annual
Cove Cherry Fair

Cove Ascension School Camp & Conference Center

Our Sponsors

Nella Mae's Farm

Cove Cherry Fair starts in...








Politics-free policy: No political parade entries or vendor booths will be accepted.

Live Music from 10am – 4pm

Reuben Gonzales 
Jezebel’s Mother
Casey Jane Presents: The Dynamites 

Fabulous Food all day — See them here

50+ Vendors: Artisans, Gifts, ServicesSee them here

Community ParadeSign up here

Sign up your non-political parade entry.
Sign your kids up to ride on the Cherry Fairy Float.
Sing-ups are not required, but appreciated for head count.

Fun & Games All Day — Scroll down for the schedule

Fun Run/Walk
Hot Air Balloon Lifts (8am until propane runs out)
National Guard Rock Wall
Kids’ Crafts
Bouncy House
Hog Wild Train
Old-Fashioned Relays
…and new Yard Games this year…

Cherry Fair Schedule

7:00am     Yard sales all over town

7:00am     Fun Run/Walk

  • Registration starts at 6:30am
  • $5/individual, or $20/family
  • Medals for 4 divisions: Women, Men, Girls, Boys

7:00am – 11:00am   Sourdough Pancake Breakfast – Cove Education Foundation

8:00am   Hot Air Balloon Lifts (donations welcome but not required)

10:00am  Community Parade down Jasper and Main

10:00am  Music by Reuben Gonzales

10:30ish  Opening Ceremony

  • High Valley VFW Color Guard
  • National Anthem by Kathleen Brown

11:30am  Polite Pie-Eating Contest with awards for:

  • Most Refined
  • Most Adorable
  • Best Dressed

12:00pm Music by Jezebel’s Mother

12:30pm Traditional Pie-Eating Contest with Awards for:

  • Hungriest
  • Messiest
  • Neatest

1:30pm   Cherry Pit-Spitting Contest

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd medals for distance
  • Two divisions: Men/Boys, Women/Girls

2:00pm  Music by Casey Jane Presents: The Dynamites

4:00  Take out the trash & pack-it-up


When you support the Cherry Fair, we promote your business. Click below to learn more about benefits and ways to support the fair.

Vendors: Crafters, Clubs, & Foodies

We welcome all sorts of artisans, crafters, entrepreneurs, community clubs, and food fares to sell their goods and services at the Cherry Fair.

Visit the Vendor page to learn more or sign up now.

Questions? Contact Cindy by email or phone 541-805-8563.


Riders, drivers, walkers, and all kinds of crazy commuters are welcome to show off their critters, contraptions, and talents in the Cove Cherry Fair parade.

Click to sign up to be in the parade or get your kids on the Cherry Fairy Float.
Hard copy sign-up form available on request.

Please contact Timur by email or phone 541-701-1606 for questions.

Music, Fun & Games

We welcome all sorts of family-and kid-friendly games and activities to make the Cherry Fair fun for everyone.

Got music? Contact Mike by email or phone 541-805-9777. 

Other ideas? Contact Cindy by email or phone 541-805-8563.