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Amherst County Fair

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 at 12:00pm

Amherst County Fairgrounds
Sweet Briar Drive
Amherst, VA 24521

This family friendly event is back for 2019 and sure to delight all who attend!

Enjoy a fun-filled event that will include agriculture competitions, livestock, petting zoo, rides, carnival food, a magic shows, local retail vendors, a fabulous line-up of live music, fireworks and much more!

Daily Fair Features

-Livestock
-Displays & Demonstrations
-Wide Variety of Food & Retail Vendors
-Roaming Entertainer – Fri. & Sat.
-Magician!
-Petting Zoo
-COMPETITIONS: Baking & Agriculture; Best Beard & Mustache; Eating Contests; Ladies Skillet Toss; Cow Pie Bingo

Schedule:

12:00pm: Fairground/Rides Open
12:30pm: Blue Ridge Stars Square Dancing Club Performance
3:00pm: Magic Show!
4:30pm: Concert: Rare Form
5:00pm: Magic Show!
5:00pm–6:00pm: Rides Close for Break and Inspection
5:00pm–7:00pm: Firefighters Competition
7:00pm: Concert: GABBY BARRETT
8:00pm: Magic Show!
9:00pm: Gate Closes
10:00pm: Fairground/Rides Close

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