CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The Franklin County Fair will be Aug. 15 to Aug. 21 at the fairgrounds, 3725 Warm Spring Road, Chambersburg.
The fair provides opportunities to showcase agricultural products, educate the public about agriculture, and provides opportunities for youth and adults to show their livestock and dairy animals.
The schedule is as follows:
o Sunday, Aug. 15, 1 p.m. - Youth Horse Show
o Tuesday, Aug. 17, 9 a.m.' 4-H Dairy Show; 6 p.m., 4-H/FFA Beef Show
o Wednesday, Aug. 18, - 4-H/FFA animal dress-up parade beginning at 7:30 p.m.
o Thursday, Aug. 19 - Holstein Dairy Show at 6:30 p.m.
o Friday, Aug. 20, 9:30 a.m. - Guernsey, Jersey and Brown Swiss Dairy Show.
Monday evening is always a special night, with the Franklin County Little Miss, Princess and Fair Queen contests.
A highlight on Thursday is the "Old Fashioned County Fair Day" beginning at 6 p.m.