Franklin County Virginia Agricultural Fair

September 12 - 15, 2018

2018 Events Schedule

Take a look at all the events scheduled during the 2018 Franklin County Agricultural Fair Week! As more events get added, updates will be made to the schedule below. Check back for additional details!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
10 am

FRANKLIN COUNTY AGRICULTURAL FAIR OPEN HORSE SHOW

(SHADOW RIDGE STABLES, WIRTZ)

10 am

MISS FRANKLIN COUNTY AGRICULTURAL FAIR PAGEANT

(BENJAMIN FRANKLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL, ROCKY MOUNT)

7 pm

LOCAL FOODS COMMUNITY DINNER

(EARLY INN, ROCKY MOUNT)

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 & MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

Sunday 2:00 – 5:00 pm

Monday 3:00 – 7:00 pm

COMPETITIVE EXHIBITS ENTRY DROP-OFF

(SONTAG COMMUNITY CENTER, ROCKY MOUNT)

 


 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

CLOSED WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12.

ALL DAY EVENTS: MIDWAY, LITTLE CRITTERS PETTING ZOO & PONY RIDES, EXHIBITS, AND AGRI-ZOO
4:45 pm GRAND OPENING CEREMONY
5:00 pm FAIR OPENS
6:00 – 6:30 pm “K9s In Flight” Frisbee Dog-Dock Diving Show
6:00 – 8:00 pm SkillsUSA Competition
7:00 – 9:00 pm Gospel Sensations (Harvester Stage)
7:00 – 7:30 pm “Great Lakes Timber Show”
10:00 pm FAIR CLOSES

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
ALL DAY EVENTS: MIDWAY, LITTLE CRITTERS PETTING ZOO & PONY RIDES, EXHIBITS, AND AGRI-ZOO
5:00 pm FAIR OPEN
6:00 – 6:30 pm “K9s In Flight” Frisbee Dog-Dock Diving Show
6:00 – 8:00 pm SkillsUSA Competition
7:00 – 9:00 pm Latin Clave (Harvester Stage)
7:00 – 7:30 pm “Great Lakes Timber Show”
10:00 pm FAIR CLOSES

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14
ALL DAY EVENTS: MIDWAY, LITTLE CRITTERS PETTING ZOO & PONY RIDES, EXHIBITS, AND AGRI-ZOO
5:00 pm FAIR OPENS
6:00 – 6:30 pm “K9s In Flight” Frisbee Dog-Dock Diving Show
6:00 – 7:30 pm Blue Mule (Harvester Stage)
6:00 – 10:00 pm Blue Ridge Mountain Garden Tractor Pullers 🚜 (Lower Field)
7:00 – 7:30 pm “Great Lakes Timber Show”
8:00 – 9:30 pm Jimmie Wilson’s Tribute to Willie Nelson (Harvester Stage)
10:00 pm FAIR CLOSES

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

CLOSED SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

ALL DAY EVENTS: MIDWAY, LITTLE CRITTERS PETTING ZOO & PONY RIDES, EXHIBITS, AND AGRI ZOO

12 NOON FAIR OPENS
12:00 – 2:30 pm Franklin County JAM Showcase (Harvester Stage)
12:00 – 6:00 pm SWVA Antique Tractor & Gas Engine Assoc. Tractor Pullers 🚜 (Lower Field)
12:30 – 1:00 pm “K9s In Flight” Frisbee Dog-Dock Diving Show
12 – 5:30 pm Antique Farm Days on Parade
1:00 – 2:30 pm Story Time: Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, Chickens to the Rescue at the Bookmobile! (readings every half hour)
1:30 – 2:00 pm “Great Lakes Timber Show”
3:00 – 3:30 pm “K9s In Flight” Frisbee Dog-Dock Diving Show
3:00 – 4:30 pm Morgan Wade & the Stepbrothers (Harvester Stage)
4:30 – 5:00 pm “Great Lakes Timber Show”
4:30 pm Handsome Man Beard and Mustache Contest (Harvester Stage)
5:00 – 6:30 pm Fuzzy Logic (Harvester Stage)
6:00 – 6:30 pm “K9s In Flight” Frisbee Dog-Dock Diving Show
6:00 – 8:00 pm SkillsUSA Competition
6:45 pm Ladies Frying Pan Toss Contest (Harvester Stage)
7:00 – 7:30 pm “Great Lakes Timber Show”
7:30 – 11:00 pm Kiddy Kow Harvest Dance Party featuring 1st Generation Band (Harvester Stage)
11:00 pm FAIR CLOSES

 

Prices, policies, programs, schedules, attractions and entertainment subject to change or cancellation without notice. No Rainchecks. No Refunds. No weapons, guns or knives allowed at the event. The Franklin County Agricultural Fair and/or County of Franklin reserves the right to refuse admission.