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Agricultural Fair Aug 13-20 Washington

Washington County Agricultural Fair   August 13-20, 2016   Washington, Washington County

This event has locally grown produce, entertainment, rides, 4-H displays, animals for show and sale, food, tractor and horse pulls, demolition derby and country singers. The theme for 2016 is "We've Got Good Things Growing."

Wyoming County Fair Aug 31-Sept 5 Meshoppen

Kiwanis Wyoming County Fair  August 31-September 5, 2016   Meshoppen, Wyoming County

Free hayrides every day... Live music... Rides... Food.... Farm animals.... Pig races... Lawnmower races... High School Rodeo.... Kiddie tractor pulls.... There is a lot going on at this fair!

Fulton County Fair Aug 13-20 McConnellsburg

95th Annual Fulton County Fair  August 13-20, 2016  McConnellsburg, Fulton County

This fair has something for everyone. Folks who want to see animals will love all of the shows, sometimes several a day. For people who want more noise and action, there are the pulls, derbies, and races held in the evenings. Friendly competitions like the Barnyard Olympics and tractor driving contests are great fun for both participants and spectators alike. Of course there will be carnival rides & games, and there will be fireworks and giveaways throughout the week, too!

Luzerne County Fair Sept 7-11 Dallas

Luzerne County Fair   September 7-11, 2016   Dallas, Luzerne County

Have you been to Luzerne County?  Beautiful area and full of great hikes.  Take the weekend to go to the Luzerne County fair for the Arts & crafts, rides, delectable fair food and much more are in store for you at the Luzerne County Fair!  

Big Knob Grange Fair Aug 30-Sept 3 Rochester

Big Knob Grange Fair   August 30-September 3, 2016  Rochester, Beaver County

This is the Annual Big Knob Grange Fair is a showplace of Agriculture, Horticulture, Home Arts, Entertainment, Food and More! Parade & fireworks on Tuesday. You'll find demo derbies, atv racing, truck & tractor pulls, and a midway with games and rides.

Street Fair Aug 13 Red Lion

Street Fair    August 13, 2016  9am-4pm   Red Lion, York County

Annual Red Lion Street Fair event - over 150 local businesses and vendors set up stands to entertain, inform and offer unique treasures. Crafts, foods and art fill the streets of the downtown. Historical displays plus hot rods and dance performances are also planned. Balloon twisters, face painting clowns, and all day dunk tank.

PA Organic Farmfest July 29-30 Centre Hall

PA Organic Farmfest   July 29-30, 2016   Centre Hall, Centre County

FarmFest is a fun, FREE, community-building event that fosters knowledge of organic agriculture and sustainable living through educational opportunities, local foods, lively entertainment and interactive family activities. Held at the Grange Fairgrounds, you will also find a homemade & homegrown market, 5K, and the Kids Triangle, featuring face painting, crafts, and a petting zoo, and a kids parade on Saturday! 

Cardboard Boat Regatta Aug 20 Erie

Cardboard Boat Regatta    August 20, 2016   Erie, Erie County

BMC will host Erie's 6th Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta in the East Canal Basin behind the BMC campus on August 20th. Families, student groups, and teams of friends or co-workers can pool their creativity and construction skills to compete for numerous awards, including fastest time and most dramatic sinking! You really have to click the link to the site below to see the pics. I am rolling laughing.