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2015 Grange Fair Info

A great end of summer tradition for the Centre Region, the Centre County Grange Encampment & Fair, more commonly known as "The Grange Fair," begins August 21st and runs through August 29th. This year marks the 141st year of the annual fair. Livestock exhibits & sales, camping areas, carnival rides, concession stands, concerts, craft exhibits, food exhibits, and tractor pulls are just some of the attractions visitors can expect to see at the fair.

 

Grange News

Check out the latest Grange Fair News below:

General Information

Admission to the Grange Fair is $6 per day or $15 for a week long admission pass. Children 11 and under are admitted free. All grandstand entertainment is included in the price of admission. Individual tickets or all day passes can be purchased for the carnival rides.

 

 

Parking is $6 per vehicle, or a week long parking pass can be purchased for $16.  Wheelchairs and motorized scooter rentals are available for rent from T&B Medical of State College.

 

Members of the Grange Fair Committee ask visitors to adhere to the following rules:

•  Pets are not permitted in Grange Park, however service dogs are permitted.

•  Alcoholic Beverages of any kind are not permitted on the fairgrounds at any time.

•  Open fires of any kind are prohibited in Grange Park. This includes charcoal or gas Bar-B-Q grills.

•  Children 8 years of age and younger must be supervised by an adult.

•  Loud talk and objectionable or profane language are prohibited at all times.

•  Audio and video taping of Grandstand Shows is prohibited.

 

Visitors who will be coming from out of town can log-on to www.statecollege.com for a listing of hotels , restaurants , and local entertainment in the area.

 

Entertainment

The following is a list of headlining Grandstand entertainers at this year's Grange Fair.

 

Date Performer Time
8/21 Old Dominion
8:00 p.m.
8/22 Remington Ryde
8:00 p.m.
8/23 Grange Fair Idol Finals
8:00 p.m.
8/24
Craig Wayne Boyd
8:00 p.m.
8/25
Guy Penrod
8:00 p.m.
8/26
Sammy Kershaw
8:00 p.m.
8/27
Paul Revere's Raiders
8:00 p.m.
8/28
Francesca Battistelli
8:00 p.m.
8/29
Cassadee Pope
8:00 p.m.

 

Many local artists/bands will also be performing at the Grange Fair.

 

For a complete list of performances and times, visit the Grange Fair's website at www.grangefair.net

More Information

FRIDAY, AUGUST 21 

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 22 

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 23 

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband

Garbrick Rides Presents Military Appreciation Day: Military ID Holders get $2.00 off Daily Wristband

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 24
Kiddies Day – Reduced Rates at Bartlebaugh Rides & Garbrick Rides from 10 am – 4 pm

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 25

Bartlebaugh Rides Presents Collegiate Day: 1/2 Price wristband with college ID

Garbrick Rides Presents T-Shirt Tuesday & Collegiate Day: Free t-shirt with wristband purchase (while supplies last) & 1/2 Price wristband with college ID

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26 Bartlebaugh Rides Presents McDonald’s “Pay One Price” Day at the Fair – $8.00 price includes admission, parking & wristband (Ages 2+)

Garbrick Rides Presents A Thank You to the Girls Scouts – Buy One Wristband and Get One Free

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 27 

Senior Citizens Day – 62 & older Admitted FREE (Parking is $6.00)

Bartlebaugh Rides Presents Buddy Day – Buy one wristband, get one FREE

Garbrick Rides Presents Cancer Awareness Day – Reduced rates with a portion of proceeds donated to the American Cancer Society

 

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 28

Bartlebaugh Rides Presents Ladies Day – Ladies get $2.00 off wristband

Garbrick Rides Presents A Celebration of Jack Garbrick’s 90th Birthday! – $.90 rides from 1-4 PM

 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 29

Bartlebaugh Rides & Garbrick Rides Presents Food For Fun Day – $2.00 off wristband with canned food donation

 

 

Tractor Pulls/Competition Track Events

The following is a list of some vehicle/tractor pulls that will take place at the Grange Fair.

Date Event Time
8/21
4x4 Pickup Pulls
6:00 p.m.
8/22
Farm Tractor Pulls
10am/6pm
8/23
Garden Tractor Pulls
10:00 a.m.
8/24
Interstate Tractor Pulls
7:00 p.m.
8/25
Interstate & Mini-Mods 7:00 p.m.
8/27
Light Farm Tractor 6:00 p.m.
8/28
Circus Una Motorcycle High Wire Thrill Show 8:00 p.m.
8/29
Lucas Oil East Coast National Pulling Event Pro Stock Tractor & Diesel Pickups 7:00 p.m.

 

 

 


For more information regarding this year's Grange Fair, visit their website at www.grangefair.net .

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