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2016 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 19th – 27th. 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:

Grange Fair Memories from a Centre Hall Boy Grange Fair Memories from a Centre Hall Boy
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sam Stitzer
Having grown up in Centre Hall and lived there all of my 67 years, my stack of Grange Fair memories could fill a newspaper, but here are just a few from 'back in the day.' [Read More]
Grange Fair Encampment: A Unique Tradition Grange Fair Encampment: A Unique Tradition
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Most people in the county know someone who owns a tent at the Grange Fair in Centre Hall and enjoys a week full of family, friends and food that only the Centre County Grange Fair and Encampment can provide. [Read More]
Grange Fair Opens with Plenty to See and Do Grange Fair Opens with Plenty to See and Do
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
A community within a community was born this week as the 142nd edition of the Centre County Grange Fair opened in Centre Hall. [Read More]
Big Acts Dominate Grange Fair Entertainment Lineup Big Acts Dominate Grange Fair Entertainment Lineup
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Jodi Morelli
The 142nd annual Centre County Grange Encampment and Fair is coming to town, and with it comes a full slate of entertainment for both the young and young at heart. [Read More]
Grange Fair Encampment: A unique tradition Grange Fair Encampment: A unique tradition
1 week ago - Centre County Gazette
Most people in the county know someone who owns a tent at the Grange Fair in Centre Hall and enjoys a week full of family, friends and food that only the Centre County Grange Fair and Encampment can provide. [Read More]

General Information

Admission to the Grange Fair is $7 per day or $20 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
8/19 Jana Kramer
8:00 p.m.
8/20 Adam Yarger
8:00 p.m.
8/21 James Wesley
3:00 p.m.
8/22
William Michael Morgan
8:00 p.m.
8/23
Matt Maher
8:00 p.m.
8/24
Stayin Alive
8:00 p.m.
8/25
Parmalee
8:00 p.m.
8/26
Collin Raye
8:00 p.m.
8/27
Raelynn
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 19

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 20

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband - 

Garbrick Amusements: $15 wristband                              

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 21

Bartlebaugh Rides: $16.00 Wristband

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

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 22
Kiddies Day – Reduced Rates at Bartlebaugh Rides & Garbrick Rides from 10 am – 4 pm

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 23

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 24  

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

Garbrick Rides – Buy One Wristband and Get One Free

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25

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 26

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

Garbrick Amusements: $15 wristband

 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27

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
8/19
4x4 Pickup Pulls
6:00 p.m.
8/20
Farm Tractor Pulls
10am/6pm
8/21
Garden Tractor Pulls
10:00 a.m.
8/22
Interstate Tractor Pulls
7:00 p.m.
8/23
Interstate & Mini-Mods 7:00 p.m.
8/25
Light Farm Tractor 6:00 p.m.
8/26
Pro Stock Tractor Pull
7:00 p.m.
8/27
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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