Bedford County Fair
July 26-August 1, 2015

Bedford, Pennsylvania


Thank you for making the 2015 Fair a success.

2016 Fair -- July 24th - July 30th

Admission

Bedford County Fair Queen Kelsey Koontz

PAY ONE-PRICE ADMISSION! $10.00

INCLUDES ALL MECHANICAL RIDES, EXHIBITS AND GRANDSTAND SHOWS!

Admission:
Sunday, Tuesday through Saturday $10.00
Monday, July 21 - Family Day $5.00
Tuesday, July 22- Sr. Citizens admitted FREE with Medicare card until 4:00pm. After 4:00pm, the admission is $10.00.

Car Parking $3.00 each day

**Weekly Walk Around tickets are $17.00 and Advance Tickets $9.00. They are available at Fair office until 4:30pm on July 25th.
**Dogs and other pets are not allowed on the Fairgrounds during the Fair. This includes camping areas. The exceptions are guide animals, pet show entries, and other special circumstances approved by the management. No alcohol or weapons permitted on fairgrounds.

ATM available

Midway Rides and Attractions by
Powers & Thomas Midway Entertainment

Midway Stage - Entertainment
Sponsored by Jean Bonnet Tavern, Blackburn Russell, Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Travelodge Bedford,
Barnes Body Shop, AAI Insurance, UPMC Health Plan, Your Bedford County Sheetz Stores,
Roaring Spring Water Co., Forshey's Ag & Industrial, M&T Bank, Bedford Carpet One,
Guyer Brothers, Gerald W. Clark Well Drilling, and Powers & Thomas Midway Entertainment

Denny Huber is at Midway Stage daily at 5:00 and 7:30pm
and at Jordan Hall daily at 1:00pm and 3:00pm.
Dan and Galla daily at Jordan Hall
Alpacas at the Fair - Wednesday and Thursday

"Mutts Gone Nuts" Comedy Dog Act
Monday through Saturday - Three(3) Shows Daily!
Sponsored by Structural Fiberglass and Stiffler & McGraw

Daily Midway Stage Schedule - Music at 6:30 & 8:30pm
Sunday --
Monday --
Tuesday -- The Sharp Tones -- 50's and 60's music
Wednesday -- Ricky Howsare
Thursday -- Elani
Saturday -- Biscuits and Gravy -- Bluegrass and Country music
 

Thanks to Leader's Equipment, Hines Equipment and West Central Equipment for providing the equipment during Fair week!
Thanks to Centre Communications for providing the radios used during Fair week!

 
Sunday - July 26, 2015
Sponsored by Walmart Distribution Center #6047 and Walmart Transportation #6847
9am
Rabbit Show - Cavy Show to follow Rabbit Show, Sr. Needlecraft Judging, Sr. Farm Crops, Fruit, Vegetables, Nut, and Christmas Trees - Jordan Hall
10am
Cowboys for Christ Service, Show Arena
10am
Judging of Antique Machinery
11am
Draft Animal opening Ceremonies and Judging
12noon
Fair Opens, Barnyard Petting Zoo opens
1pm
Jr. Fruits and Vegetable Judging, 4-H Center -- Draft Animal Judging at Horse Show Ring
2pm
Sheep Leadline Judging, Show Arena -- Draft Horse Obstacle Course
3pm
Grandstand Track USA-East Truck & Tractor Pull sponsored by Walmart Distribution Center #6047
and Walmart Transportation #6847
4pm
Midway Rides Open, until 10pm
5pm
16th Annual Bedford County Fair Queen Contest - Show Arena sponsored by Bedford Giant Eagle
and Beverly's Touch of Class
Monday - July 27, 2015
Family Day - $5.00 Admission - Sponsored by UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital
and Boy Scouts of Bedford County
9am
Draft Animal Judging at Horse Show Ring, Jr. Home and Dairy, Arts and Crafts, Needle Craft Judging at 4-H Center, Sr. Home and Dairy, Arts and Crafts - Jordan Hall, Breed and Meat Poultry Judging at Poultry Barn, 4-H Breeding Goat Show - Show Arena - Jr. Showmanship followed by Type Show
10am Group Exhibit Judging at 4-H Center, Petting Zoo Opens, Dairy Goat show in Show Arena.
12noon
Jr. Baked Goods, Floral Judging at 4-H Center, Sr. Floral and Baked Goods Judging at Jordan Hall, Jr. Beef Fitting and Showmanship Judging
2:30pm
Midway Rides Open, 2:30 - 5pm and 6 - 10:30pm
4:30pm Pedal Tractor registration
5pm Harness Racing - Sponsored by Hammer's Racing Stables, Bedford, PA, Todd Schadel Racing, Gratz, PA, A Good Friend of Harness Racing, Patrick Bard Equine Dentistry, Needmore, PA, Sam Beegle's Ginger Tree Farms, New Holland, PA, Susquehanna Bank, and Liberty Fire Solutions
5:30pm Kids Pedal Tractor Pull - Jordan Hall Area, sponsored by Hines Equipment
6pm
Meat Goat Show - Show Arena
7pm
Jr. Dairy Showmanship - Show Arena, Poultry Judging
7:30pm
Baked Goods Auction - 4-H Center
9pm
Alumni Showmanship Dairy Judging - Show Arena
Tuesday - July 28, 2015
All Admission $10.00 - Sponsored by The Pennsylvania Lottery
Senior Day - Seniors age 65 & over free admission with Medicare Card until 4:00 PM,
after 4:00 PM $10.00
Senior Events and Games! Join the FUN! Registration at 10:30 AM
8:30am
4-H Lamb Carcass on Hoof followed by Showmanship and Jr. and Opening Breeding Classes - Show Arena
9am
Jr. Dairy Judging - Show Arena, Draft Animal Judging - Horse Show Ring
10am
Petting Zoo Opens, Jr. Exhibits at 4-H Center Opens
10:30am Registration for Senior Events at Jordan Hall
11am
Jordan Hall Opens - Sr. and Commercial Exhibits
11am Harness Racing - Sponsored by Hammer's Racing Stables, Bedford, PA, Todd Schadel Racing, Gratz, PA, A Good Friend of Harness Racing, Patrick Bard Equine Dentistry, Needmore, PA, Sam Beegle's Ginger Tree Farms, New Holland, PA Susquehanna Bank,and Liberty Fire Solutions
12noon
Jr. and Open Class Beef Judging - Show Arena
2:30pm
Midway Rides Open, 2:30 - 5pm and 6 - 10:30pm
3pm Horse Bowl at 4-H Center
6:30pm
6 Cylinder Car and Pickup Truck Demo Derby sponsored by Altoona First Savings Bank, SAC, Inc. and Interchange Auto Parts
6:30pm
Jr. Market Lamb Judging - Show Arena
Wednesday - July 29, 2015
Sponsored by Somerset Trust Company and Bedford Farm Bureau
  Ag Business Day sponsored by Bedford Farm Bureau Cooperative
8:30am
Hog Carcass on Hoof Judging
9am
Bedford Gazette Jr. Market Steer Judging - Show Arena, Jr. Horse and Pony Production Show (Alumni Showmanship Classes Immediately Following Production Show) - Horse Show Ring, Cavy Showmanship Judging - Rabbit Barn
10am
Petting Zoo Opens, Jr. Exhibits at 4-H Center Opens
11am
Jordan Hall Opens - Sr. and Commercial Exhibits
2:30pm
Midway Rides Open, 2:30 - 5pm and 6 - 10:30pm
3:00pm Ag Business Day Activities - Show Arena
6-9pm Alpacas on display at Jordan Hall - Experience up-close contact and learn more about the animal.
6pm
Swine Fitting and Showmanship - Show Arena
7pm
Model Horse Show - Jr. Exhibit Building
7:30pm
Dave Martin's "Bullride Mania" sponsored by Somerset Trust Company

Thursday - July 30 , 2015

Sponsored by Weaver's Sanitation
9am
Open Dairy Show - Show Arena
10am
Horse Shoe Pitching Contest - Front of Horse Barns, Jr. Livestock Judging Contest, Petting Zoo Opens, Jr. Exhibits
at 4-H Center Opens, Draft Animal Judging - Horse Show Ring
11am
Jordan Hall Opens - Sr. and Commercial Exhibits
2:30pm
Midway Rides Open, 2:30 - 5pm and 6 - 10:30pm
6-9pm
Alpacas on display at Jordan Hall - Experience up-close contact and learn more about the animal.
6pm
Jr. Market Hog Judging - Show Arena l
6pm
Antique Tractor Parade sponsored by Smith Transport, Inc.
6:30pm
Compact Car and Mini Van Demo Derby sponsored by Weaver's Sanitation
Friday - July 31, 2015
Sponsored by First National Bank and JLG Industries
8am
Air Rifle and Pistol Contest, Show Arena
9am
Jr. Horse and Pony Performance Show (Alumni Classes Immediately Following) - Horse Show Ring
10am Petting Zoo Opens, Jr. Exhibits at 4-H Center Opens
11am
Jordan Hall Opens - Sr. and Commercial Exhibits
1pm
Jr. and Adult Dairy Judging Contest - Show Arena
2:30pm
Midway Rides Open, 2:30 - 5pm and 6 - 10:30pm
3pm Log Cutting Contest sponsored by Kerex Lumber, Inc.
6:30pm
Fast Friday Car Racing sponsored by First National Bank and JLG Industries
E-mod Division sponsored by LaSalle's Engine & Chasis
Saturday - August 1, 2015
Sponsored by First Commonwealth Bank and Thomas Subaru - Thomas Chevrolet
8:30am
Jr. Livestock Pre-Sale Announcements - Show Arena
9am
Jr. Livestock Sale - Show Arena, Jr. Horse and Pony Performance Show - Horse Show Ring
10am
Petting Zoo Opens, Jr. Exhibits at 4-H Center Opens
11am
Jordan Hall Opens - Sr. and Commercial Exhibits
2pm
Livestock & Antique Farm Machinery may be removed. At that time the Livestock Barns will be closed to visitors.
2:30pm
Midway Rides Open, 2:30 - 5pm and 6 - 10:30pm
6pm
Large Car Demo Derby sponsored by First Commonwealth Bank and Thomas Subaru - Thomas Chevrolet
8pm
Departments 11 -24 entries released
Sunday - August 2, 2015
9am-2pm
Entries at Jordan Hall and the 4-H Center may be picked up
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