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Schuylkill County Fair 2019

5 Things You Don’t Want to Miss (+Funnel Cake) on Monday at the Schuylkill County Fair

The 2019 Schuylkill County Fair gets underway on Monday, July 29.

The Fair officially opens the gates to the public at 4 p.m. at the County Fairgrounds along Route 895 in Summit Station.

5 Can’t Miss Schuylkill County Fair Events on Monday

Want to go to the Schuylkill County Fair on Monday but aren’t sure what to do?

Aside from stuffing your face on a lot of the great Fair food and beverages, you’ll want to check out these great events:

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4H Horse Show + Meet the Horses

Not only do you get to see some equine competition, you have a chance to get up close and personal with the horses at the Equine Barn.

Schuylkill County Fair Royalty Crowning

Bend the knee before this year’s Schuylkill County Fair royal court. The Queen, Princess and Little Miss contests happen on Day 1 of the Fair.

Local Agriculture Judging

Who grew the best produce this year? The best day to check out the blue-ribbon winners is Day 1, when they’re freshest.

Local Truck Pulling

Gas and diesel-powered trucks from local drivers will be trying to outdo each other and test their vehicle’s power in the Local Truck Pull contest. Who’s going home with bragging rights this year?

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New Individuals Concert

Cap off the night with a performance on the M&T Bank Stage by New Individuals. The local band performs oldies hits and has shows scheduled for 7 and 9 p.m.

If you can’t make it to this concert, check out the full schedule of featured concerts at the 2019 Schuylkill County Fair:

2019 Schuylkill County Fair Concert Lineup

Don’t Miss These Other Events Monday

In addition to those 5 events, you can also check out these other special features on Day 1 at the 2019 Schuylkill County Fair:

Funnel Cake!

OK, so it’s not an event but it should be. Even if it’s only been a few days, it’s been too long since your last funnel cake.

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Ribbon Cuttings

Get to the Fair early to be one of the first through the gates. That’ll give you a chance to see the ribbon cuttings at the Richard Kreager Ag Arena and the Kids Corral

‘Show Us Your Dutch’ Contest

The Fair wants visitors to bring a pan of their best Pennsylvania Dutch delights, from sticky buns to scrapple, for a first-time contest.

Animal Shows

The Dairy Judging, Hog Show, and Rabbit Show all happen on Day 1 at the Fair.

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