The 99th Annual Hopkinton Fair will be held at the Hopkinton Fairgrounds in Contoocook this weekend, through Monday. Featured events include Vic and Sticks, a recycled rhythm band, the NH Cowboy Mounted Shooters, horse shows, sand sculpture, live entertainment, chainsaw carving demonstrations, snowmobile drags, a demolition derby and a mud race. There will also be 4H and livestock exhibits, pulling, a large midway and many other activities and events. Admission is $5-10. Also this weekend the Lancaster Fair runs through the holiday weekend. This Labor Day week extravaganza spotlights agricultural activities, and features a large midway, live musical entertainment, competitions like pulling events and a demolition derby. Come to the north country for all the end-of-summer fun!