Advertisement

Pennsylvania Farm Show to be held Jan. 8 to 15

December 15, 2010

HARRISBURG, Pa —

Thousands of animals, competitions and food are among the many attractions awaiting visitors to the 2011 Pennsylvania Farm Show, Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding said.

Set for Jan. 8 to 15 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, the eight-day show will feature 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 290 commercial exhibitors.

It is the largest indoor agricultural exhibition in the United States.

As a preshow appetizer, the PA Preferred Reception on Jan. 7 will feature stations offering tastings of Pennsylvania-produced foods and beverages.

Tickets for the reception cost $30.

The Pennsylvania Farm Show runs from Jan. 8 to 15 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Admission is free and parking costs $10. The Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center is easily accessed from nearby Interstate 81.

For a complete schedule of Farm Show events or to make a reservation for the PA Preferred Reception, go to www.farmshow.state.pa.us and select the tab for "2011 Show."

Advertisement
The Herald-Mail Articles
|
|
|