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2019 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," is August 16th – 24th. 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:

Strongman Competition to Showcase Feats of Strength at Grange Fair Strongman Competition to Showcase Feats of Strength at Grange Fair
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
Visitors to the Centre County Grange Fair are certainly no strangers to the concept of truck pulls, a popular fair competition involving modified trucks and tractors dragging weighted sleds. But on Thursday, “truck pull” will take on a whole new meaning, as some of the area’s strongest men and [Read More]
Local Chefs Share Recipes and Tips at Grange Fair Demos Local Chefs Share Recipes and Tips at Grange Fair Demos
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
After 145 years, the Centre County Grange Fair continues to keep up with the times even as it holds on to tradition. Its Celebrity Chef Farm to Table series is not only in keeping with the current “farm-to-table” and “eat local” dining trends — it is also a nod to the fair’s deep agricul [Read More]
Country Acts, Rock Tributes Highlight Grange Fair Grandstand Headliners Country Acts, Rock Tributes Highlight Grange Fair Grandstand Headliners
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Over eight days, Grange Fair once again will welcome performances by national touring acts on the Grandstand Stage. This year's lineup features a country legend and up-and-coming stars, rock and pop tributes and popular worship acts. [Read More]
Tenters prepare for camping at Grange Fair Tenters prepare for camping at Grange Fair
6 days ago - Centre County Gazette
CENTRE HALL — The 145th annual Grange Fair and Encampment will begin this week at Grange Park in Centre Hall. Sunday, Aug. 11 was a day for tenters to set up before the fair officially opens on Friday. In the tent area, pickup trucks, SUVs and utility trailers laden with furniture snaked down the [Read More]
4 Contestants Compete for Grange Fair Queen 4 Contestants Compete for Grange Fair Queen
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The 16th Centre County Grange Fair Queen pageant will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Southside Stage of the Grange Fairgrounds in Centre. [Read More]

 

Grandstand Entertainment

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

 

Date Performer Time
8/16 Home Free
8:00 p.m.
8/17 Ben & Noel Haggard
8:00 p.m.
8/19 Lorrie Morgan
8:00 p.m.
8/20
Riley Green
8:00 p.m.
8/21
Sidewalk Prophets
8:00 p.m.
8/22
Jukebox Heroes Live
8:00 p.m.
8/23
Tusk - Fleetwood Mac tribute
8:00 p.m.
8/24
Anthem Lights
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.com

More Information

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16

Bartlebaugh/Garbrick Rides: $16.00 Wristband

6 p.m. – Truck Pull – Competition Track

7 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies – Southside Stage

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

Bartlebaugh/Garbrick Rides: $16.00 Wristband

6 p.m. – Farm Tractor & Hot Stock Tractor Pull – Competition Track

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 18

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband

Garbrick Rides Presents Military Appreciation Day: Military ID Holders get 1/2 off Daily Wristband

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 19

Youth thru high school age admitted free until 4pm
Kiddies Day – Reduced Rates at Bartlebaugh Rides & Garbrick Rides from 10 am – 4 pm

7 p.m. – Interstate Tractor Pull (Smoker Tractors & Semi Trucks) – Competition Track

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20

College students with College ID 1/2 price admission

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

7 p.m. – Interstate Tractor Pull (Mini-Mods & Light Limited Tractors) – Competition Track

7 p.m. – Supreme Champion Showmanship Competition – Judging Arena

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21

FREE Parking All Day!

Motorsports Day & Car Show

Bartlebaugh Rides Customer Appreciation Day at the Fair – $10.00 wristband

Garbrick Rides – Buy One Wristband and Get One Free

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22

Senior Citizens Day – 62 & older Admitted FREE (Parking rates still apply)

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

Garbrick Rides Parade Special $10 wristband after parade

1 p.m. – Grange Fair Parade – Grandstand

6 p.m. – Light Farm Tractor Pull – Competition Track

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24

Bartlebaugh/Garbrick Amusements: $16 wristband

6 p.m. – North American Classic Six-Horse Hitch, Riding & More – Equine Facility

7 p.m. – Two-Day Spectacular Lucas Oil East Coast National Pulling Event (Pro Stock Tractors, 2-WD Trucks & Mods) – Competition Track

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

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

9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Lumberjack Competition  – Competition Track

6 p.m. – North American Classic Six-Horse Hitch, Riding & More – Equine Facility

7 p.m. – Two-Day Spectacular Lucas Oil East Coast National Pulling Event (Pro-Stock Tractors, Hot Semi’s & 4×4 Modified Gas Trucks) – Competition Track

 


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

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