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The Fayette County Fair | Calendar of Events

2016 - Daily Calendar of Events

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

6:00 p.m.

Westmoreland Tractor Pulling Association Stock Tractor Pull
(Chevron Arena)
presented by Blaney Farms, Inc.

6:00 p.m. Fayette Idol: Teen Preliminaries (Fiddlers' Building)
presented by Somerset Trust Company
The Fayette County Fair | Fayette Idol
7:00 p.m. Fayette Idol: Adult Preliminaries (Fiddlers' Building)
presented by Somerset Trust Company
The Fayette County Fair | Fayette Idol

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - Fireman's Day

6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

There is NO Early Bird Admission on Thursday, July 28.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Light Horses
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Cattle for Mon Valley Dairy Show
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Cattle for Mason Dixon Polled Hereford Show
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter 4-H Breeding Sheep
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Open and 4-H Breeding Swine & 4-H Carcass Swine
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Open Meat Type Goats for Open Boer Goat Show
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Entries accepted for Home Economics Building:
- Department 11 - Youth under 19
- Department 15 - Home and Dairy
- Department 18 - Needlework
- Department 19 - Handcrafts
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Entries accepted for Grange Building:
- Department 19 - Art and Photography
- Department 20 - Grange Displays
9:00 a.m. Fayette County 4-H Horse & Pony Club Shows (Horse Arena)
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Mason Dixon Polled Hereford Steers
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Open Breeding Sheep
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Weigh-in for 4-H Carcass Lambs & Goats
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter 4-H Carcass Steers
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Enter Antique Farm Tractors
5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Weigh-in for Open and 4-H Carcass Swine
6:00 p.m. -11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
6:30 p.m. Opening Ceremony (Youth Building)
7:00 p.m. Firemen’s Parade
7:00 p.m. Croushore’s Demolition Derby (Chevron Arena)
presented by All Crane Rental of PA
The Fayette County Fair | Demolition Derby
7:00 p.m. Judging of Baked Goods (Home Economics Building)
7:00 p.m. 4-H Dog Show - Part 1 (Indoor Arena)
7:30 p.m. Fayette County Fair Queen Contest (Fiddlers’ Building)
presented by Cher-O-Kee Recycling
8:30 p.m. Awarding of Prizes and Trophies for Parade (Fair Office)
8:30 p.m.

Joe Materkowski (84 Lumber Stage)

9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms

Friday, July 29, 2016 - Herald-Standard Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

8:00 a.m. Judging 4-H Carcass Lambs on Foot (Indoor Arena)
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Entries accepted for Grange Building
- Department 4 - Wool
- Department 8 - Eggs
- Department 12 - Hay and Grain
9:00 a.m. Fayette County 4-H Horse & Pony Clubs Gymkhana Show (Horse Arena)
9:00 a.m. Judging of 4-H Carcass Goats on Foot (Indoor Arena)
Followed by Judging Open and 4-H Breeding Sheep
Followed by Open Boer Goat Show
9:00 a.m. Judging of Art and Photography Entries 
9:00 a.m. Judging in Home Economics Building
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Set up of Extension and 4-H Club Exhibits
10:30 a.m. Judging Grange Displays
12:00 p.m. Judging 4-H Carcass Steers (Indoor Arena)
Followed by Mason Dixon Polled Hereford Show
Followed by Mason Dixon Junior Steer Show
1:00 p.m. Judging Wool, Hay and Grain and Eggs
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
4:30 p.m. Judging 4-H Carcass Swine (Small Arena)
Followed by Open Carcass Show
Followed by Open and 4-H Breeding Swine
7:00 p.m. 4-H Dog Show - Part 2 (Fiddlers' Building)
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms
7:00 p.m. Quad Mania (Chevron Arena)
presented by K2 Engineering
7:00 p.m.

LOCASH
with special guest Walker County (Lady Luck Stage)

 

9:00 p.m.

Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms

9:30-11:30 p.m. Tim Litvin Band (84 Lumber Stage)
Fayette County Fair | Tim Litvin

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - Davies Ford Day & Pickle 99.3 Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Free T-shirt and hats at Davies Ford tent while supplies last.

7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Weigh-in 4-H Market Steers
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Enter Rabbits
8:30 a.m. Weigh-In for Garden Tractor and Dead Weight Farm Tractor Pulls (Chevron Arena)
9:00 a.m. Garden Tractor Pull
presented by Angelo Equipment
& Dead Weight Tractor Pull (Chevron Arena)
presented by Piccolomini/Fayette Waste
9:00 a.m. Mon Valley Dairy Show (Indoor Arena)
9:00 a.m. Judging of Light Horses (Chevron Arena)
9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Enter Apple Pies and Angel Food Cakes (Fiddlers’ Building)
1:00 p.m. Judging of Angel Food Cake Contest followed by Judging of Apple Pie Contest  (Fiddlers’ Building)
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
1:00 p.m. Blended Reality (84 Lumber Stage)
3:00 p.m. Little Princess and Prince Pageant (Fiddlers' Building)
6:30 p.m.

USA East Hot Farm Tractor Pull (Chevron Arena)
presented by Hunters Truck Sales & Service
USA East Super Street Gas 4x4 Pickup Pull
FCF Stock Semi Pull
presented by TA Nelson Bus Lines
East Coast-Modified 4x4 Pickup Pull
presented by One Call Rentals 

7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms
7:30 p.m.

The Clarks
with special guest Spinning Jenny (Lady Luck Stage)
presented by BOB-FM

                       

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Square Dancing and Bluegrass Music by the Old Time Fiddlers’ (Fiddlers’ Building)
9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - Armstrong Day, Church Bulletin Day & Meet the Queen Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Each person with a Sunday, July 31, 2016, church bulletin will be admitted to the Fair FREE until 2 p.m. (Church bulletin admission does NOT include carnival and outdoor arena. Upgrade available at the Fair Office.)

7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Weigh-in 4-H Market Swine
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Enter Open and 4-H Beef Breeding Cattle
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Enter Rabbits
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Enter PA Preferred Chocolate Cake, Cookie, Brownie or Bar Baking Contest
(Youth Building)
9:30 a.m. - Close Gospel Music Celebration (Fiddlers' Building)
10:00 a.m. Open Horse Show (Horse Arena)
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Weigh-in 4-H Market Lambs
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Enter 4-H Breeding Goats
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Weigh-in 4-H Market Goats
1:00 p.m. Judging of Enter PA Preferred Chocolate Cake, Cookie, Brownie or Bar Baking Contest (Youth Building)
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Meet the Fayette County Fair Queen next to the Main Gate for pictures and prizes
3:00 p.m. Practice for Motocross (Chevron Arena)
3:00 p.m. 4-H Fashion Show (Youth Building)
5:00 p.m. Motocross (Chevron Arena)
presented by J&D Distributors and Courtesy Oil
5:00 p.m. Public Speaking & Demonstration Contest (Youth Building)
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms
7:00 p.m. The Fabulous Hubcaps (Lady Luck Stage)
9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms
9:30 p.m. Fireworks
presented by Armstrong and Powers Great American Midways
Fayette County Fair | Fireworks

Monday, August 1, 2016 - Veteran's Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Veterans admitted FREE until 2:00 p.m., with proper identification. (Veteran’s admission does NOT include carnival and outdoor arena. Upgrade available at the Fair Office.)

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Enter Open and 4-H Dairy Cattle
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Enter Open Meat Goats
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Enter Open and 4-H Dairy Goats
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Entries accepted for Grange Building:
- Department 11 – Youth under 19
- Department 13 – Vegetables
- Department 14 – Fruits and Nuts
- Department 23 – Apiary
Entries accepted:
- Department 16 – Christmas Trees
Entries accepted:
- 4-H Youth Building
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Entries accepted:
- Department 17 – Floral Exhibits (Fiddlers’ Building)
9:00 a.m. Judging of 4-H Breeding Goats (Indoor Arena)
1:00 p.m. Judging 4-H Market Goats (Indoor Arena)
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
6:00 p.m. Judging 4-H Market Lambs (Indoor Arena)
7:00 p.m. Judging Floral Exhibits
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms
7:00 p.m. USA East-Limited PS/SF Tractor Pull  (Chevron Arena)
presented by Quarrick Equipment and Auctions, Inc.
USA East-PA Posse Semi Truck Pull
presented by All Around Fence Co.
USA East 2.6 Diesel 4x4 Truck Pull
presented by Shumar Welding and Manufacturing 
The Fayette County Fair | Semi Truck Pull
8:30 p.m. The Abilene Band (84 Lumber Stage)
9:00 p.m.  Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Jackson Farms

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 -  Chevron Day & Fayette County Food Bank Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Each person donating at least 3 canned goods will be admitted to the Fair FREE until 2:00 p.m. (Canned good admission does NOT include carnival and outdoor arena. Upgrade available at the Fair Office.)

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Enter Draft Horses
9:00 a.m. Judging Rabbits, Poultry and Pigeons
9:00 a.m. Judging Open and 4-H Dairy Cattle (Indoor Arena)
9:00 a.m. Judging Christmas Trees
9:00 a.m. Judging Youth Building Entries
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 4-H Swine Club Blood Drive (Fiddlers' Building)
10:00 a.m. 4-H Horse Fun Show (Horse Arena)
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
5:00 p.m. Judging of 4-H Market Swine (Indoor Arena)
5:00 p.m. Diaper Derby (Fiddlers' Building)
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC
7:00 p.m. Croushore’s Demolition Derby (Chevron Arena)
presented by Mills Excavating and Schrock Fence Company
The Fayette County Fair | Demolition Derby
8:30 p.m.

Metro (84 Lumber Stage)
The Fayette County Fair | Metro

9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - WMBS Day & Senior Citizen's Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Admission FREE for those 62 & older until 2:00 p.m. – must show identification. (Sr. Citizen admission does NOT include carnival and outdoor arena. Upgrade available at the Fair Office.)

8:00 a.m. Judging 4-H Dairy Goat Showmanship (Small Arena)
Followed by Open & 4-H Dairy Goats
9:00 a.m. Judging Open and 4-H Beef Cattle (Indoor Arena)
1:00 p.m. Senior Citizens’ Contest (Fiddlers’ Building)
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
6:00 p.m. Judging of 4-H Market Steers (Indoor Arena)
6:30 p.m. Fayette Idol: Teen Semi-Finals (Fiddlers' Building)
presented by Somerset Trust Company
The Fayette County Fair | Fayette Idol
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC
7:00 p.m.

Monster Truck Races (Chevron Arena)
presented by Davies Ford
Freestyle Motocross 
presented by Route 5 Auto & Truck Parts

7:30 p.m. Fayette Idol: Adult Semi-Finals (Fiddlers' Building)
presented by Somerset Trust Company
The Fayette County Fair | Fayette Idol
8:30 p.m.

Hear Tonight (84 Lumber Stage)

9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC

 

Thursday, August 4, 2016 - Granger Day & 4-H Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Members of a Grange admitted FREE until 2:00 p.m., with proper identification. (Grange admission does NOT include carnival and outdoor arena. Upgrade available at the Fair Office.)

9:00 a.m. Judging Draft Horses (Chevron Arena)
9:00 a.m. 4-H Dairy Showmanship & Fitting
10:00 a.m. Judging 4-H Horses Shown at Halter (Horse Arena)
12:00 p.m. 4-H Olympics (Indoor Arena)
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
3:30 p.m. Animal Dressing Contests (Indoor Arena)
4:00 p.m. Pedal Power Tractor Pull (Indoor Arena)
5:00 p.m. Family Fun Night (Indoor Arena)
presented by Radcliffe & DeHaas, LLP
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC
7:00 p.m. Steve Smith Band (Chevron Arena)
presented by Keslar Lumber Company
Boys & Bulls Rodeo 
presented by Bryner Lumber Company and Demco Paving
FCF Team Penning Competition 
presented by Mr. Electric
7:00 p.m.

The Joseph Sisters (Lady Luck Stage)
with special guest Kortney Zufall 
presented by PNC

                                

9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 4-H Livestock Auction Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

10:00 a.m. 4-H Supreme Showmanship Contest
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
5:00 p.m. 4-H Livestock Auction (Indoor Arena)
7:00 p.m. Countywide Pep Rally (Fiddlers' Building)
7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC
7:00 p.m. Mud Mania (Chevron Arena)
4x4 Trucks & Open Vehicles
presented by Best Line Equipment
4x4 Quad Races
presented by Sweet Peas
8:30 p.m. Martyr Kanin (84 Lumber Stage)
9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC

Saturday, August 6, 2016 - Lady Luck Day & Froggy 94.9 Day

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m. Weigh-in for Horse Pulling Contest
11:00 a.m. Horse Pulling Contest (Chevron Arena)
presented by Bobcat of Pittsburgh
11:00 a.m. Chili Cook-Off Begins (Fiddlers’ Building)
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Carnival Open
The Fayette County Fair | Carnival Opens
1:00 p.m.

Refuge (84 Lumber Stage)

2:00 p.m. Judging of the Chili Cook-Off (Fiddlers’ Building)
5:00 p.m. Fayette Idol Teen Finals (Fiddlers' Building)
presented by Somerset Trust Company
The Fayette County Fair | Fayette Idol
6:00 p.m. Fayette Idol Adult Finals (Fiddlers' Building)
presented by Somerset Trust Company
The Fayette County Fair | Fayette Idol
6:30 p.m.

Croushore’s Demolition Derby (Chevron Arena)
presented by Fairchance Construction
The Fayette County Fair | Demolition Derby

7:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC
7:00 p.m.

Collin Raye
with special guest Steel Blossoms (Lady Luck Stage)

                              

9:00 p.m. Mike Bishop Comedy Hypnotist (Youth Building)
presented by Circuit Contracting, LLC
10:30 p.m. 2016 Fayette County Fair Officially Closes

* Note - all events are subject to change at the discretion of the fair.