2019 County Fair “Tentative” SCHEDULE

Pre-Fair Events:

Miss Carroll County Fair 2019 Pageant………………August 10th, 2019 – 1:00 pm at Carroll County High School with practice on August 9th – 5:30 pm

EXHIBIT Registrationat the SWVA Farmers Market Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall:

  • Saturday, August 17th, 2019  1:00 pm – 6:00 pm  (Non-Perishables Only)  
  • Sunday, August 18th, 2019     12:00 pm – 4:00 pm (ALL Exhibits)

2019 Events will be CONFIRMED as plans are completed so PLEASE NOTE THAT THE BELOW Schedule may be changed:

August 21st– 25th

Wednesday, August 21st   5:00 pm – 10:00 pm 

4:00 pm…………………..Parade Line-up – Southwest VA Farmers’ Market RETAIL Parking Lot 
5:00 pm…………………..COUNTY FAIR PARADE beginning at the Retail Parking lot and ending at the Main Arena of the Fairgrounds. The parade will feature the Carroll County High School Band, 2018 Miss Carroll County Pageant Winners, Antique Tractors, & much more!!!
5:15 pm…………………..OPENING CEREMONY/Ribbon Cutting
5:30………………………..Performance by the Carroll County High School Band

  • Carnival Rides ………………………………………….5:00 – 10:00 pm
  • Exhibit Hall  ……………………………………………..Located in the EXHIBIT HALL
  • FFA Barnyard …………………………………………..5:00 – 10:00 pm
  • Youth Dairy Show …………………………………….6:30 pm (Check in 5:00 – 6:15 pm)
  • Youth Beef Cattle Show…………………………….Following Youth Dairy Show
  • Hillbilly Pig Races…………………………………….7:00 pm and 8:00 pm 
  • Demonstrations………………………………………..Located throughout the fairgrounds

Thursday, August 22nd     5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

  • Stockman’s Contest – Jr/Sr…………………………10:00 AM (during the day at the Livestock Show Tent)
  • Farm Team Tennis Ball (Horse) Pull Event….7:00 pm – Main Arena
  • Carnival Rides…………………………………………….5:00 – 10:00 pm
  • Poultry Show.……………………………………………..Judging after 6:00 pm (check in 4:00 – 5:30 pm)
  • Rabbit Show……………………………………………….Judging 6:00 pm (check in 5:00 – 6:00 pm)
  • INVITATION ONLY Swine Show………………… 7:30 pm
  • Hillbilly Pig Races………………………………………8:00 pm
  • Demonstrations…………………………………………..Located throughout the fairgrounds
  • FFA Barnyard…………………………………………….Located near the Livestock Show Tent.
  • Exhibit Hall  ………………………………………………Located in the EXHIBIT HALL

Friday, August 23rd   5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

  • Carnival Rides…………………………………………….5:00 – 11:00 pm
  • FFA Barnyard……………………………………………..Located near the Livestock Show Tent
  • Exhibits  ………………………………………………..Located in the EXHIBIT HALL
  • Youth Meat and Dairy Goat Show…………………6:00 pm (Check in 5:00 – 6:00 pm)
  • Recipe Contests…………………………………………Check-in 6:00 – 6:50 pm -Judging 7:00 pm- Wholesale Stage
  • Hillbilly Pig Races……………………………………….7:00 pm and 8:00 pm
  • Sanctioned LAWNMOWER RACE………………7:30 pm
  • Music………………………………………………………..9:00 – 10:30 Wholesale Dock

Saturday, August 24th    11:00 am – 11:00 pm  

  • FFA Barnyard…………………………………………….Located near the Livestock Show Tent
  • Exhibit Hall  ………………………………………………Located in the EXHIBIT HALL
  • Demonstrations…………………………………………..Located throughout the fairgrounds
  • Youth Market Lamb Show…………………………..11:30 am (weigh-in 8:00 – 10:00 am)
  • Drug Dog Demonstration…………………………….11:00 am 
  • Hillbilly Pig Races……………………………………..12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 4:00 pm, and 8:00 pm
  • Carnival Rides……………………………………………12:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Forestry Events………………………………………….12:00 pm
  • 4-H Tent – Family Fun Games……………………..12:00 pm until 7:00 pm
  • Local Authors…………………………………………….Mid-day through the Afternoon
  • Pet Show …………………………………………………..2:00 – 3:00 pm Teens/Adults                                                                                                       3:00 – 4:00 pm Children 15 & under
  • Music Groups……….……………………………………2:00 pm – 10:30 pm – Wholesale Dock
  • Storytelling Contest…………………………………….6:00 pm with Registration 5:30-6:00 pm
  • Professional HORSE PULL………………………. 7:00 pm – Main Arena

Sunday, August 25th   12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

  • Exhibit Hall………………………………………………….Located in the EXHIBIT HALL
  • Demonstrations.………………………………………….Located throughout the fairgrounds
  • FFA Barnyard …………………………………………….Located near the Livestock Show Tent
  • Carnival Rides……………………………………………1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Coon Dog Bench & Treeing Contest………….. 3:00 pm
  • WRESTLING- ALL STAR.…………………………… 3:00 pm Wholesale Bldg Parking Lot
  • HORSE SHOW & Cowboy Challenge…………..9:00 am – Main Arena