Below are pictures of past Andover Olde Home Days. We have selected a few to
give you an idea of the variety of things that take place at Andover Olde
Home Days. There are plenty of vendors and prizes given away as well as
events that you can compete in. People running road races, Parade, raffles,
prize drawings, pie eating contest, cow flip throwing contest, Fireman's
barbeque chicken dinner, Classic Car Show, free horse drawn wagon rides,
picture/photo contest and display, free music Friday night on the common,
Lawn Tractor Pull, Lawn Tractor Races and Ellis River Riders Horse contests
all part of a good family weekend of fun. This is a good places to run into
old friends. Come One ..Come All.
Make sure to pickup a Olde
Home Days T-Shirt and some Buttons or tickets to get in on the drawings. You
can usually find these at the stores in town or at the Gazeebo Saturday
If you're up to
get your family together to enter a float in the Olde Home Days
Parade. This can be a fun project that anyone can enter.
It all starts Friday evening.
starts things off . Free music to listen to with
a live band playing on the Common in uptown
around to visit and listen to the music.
begins a number of Olde Home Days events.
Below are a
few pictures to show you some of the things that go on.
The Road Race for kids and
adults alike kicks off early am.
At 10:00 the parade starts on Main St.
Find a spot along Main St. to watch the parade.
The kids will enjoy it and candy is thrown from some floats and
vehicles to the folks watching on the side of the road.
At lunch time enjoy some tasty Fireman's Barbeque Chicken Dinner...YUM!
Run into some old friends.
Free Barrel Train Rides for
Free horse & wagon
Frying pan throwing contest.
Pie eating contest.
Try your luck at some
Participate in the photo
You can win prizes
by buying raffle tickets, Olde Home Days T-shirts, and
Olde Home Days Buttons at the Common. They are announcing the
winners on the Gazeebo. Checkout all the vendors there
and maybe grab a pint of delicious fried clams. This is
also a good place to run into old friends.
Checkout some of the special events that are
held at the Church across from the Townhall.
Also there are historical displays and
information available at the Historical
Society building next to the Townhall.
Checkout some of the primo HOT
cars at the classic car show.
Checkout the horse riding
events at the Ellis River Riders Horse park in South
Andover on Saturday and Sunday.
Whatever you do
don't forget about the Lawn Tractor Pull and Races
held in the afternoon down at Grimaldi Park
Enter your Lawn Tractor in the
Lawn Tractor Pull Contest
After you're done winning the
Tractor Pull enter it in the Lawn Tractor Races.