Our 164th Year!

September 1 - 8, 2018
  • Games and Rides

    The kids love it when you put them on rides and win them stuff.

  • Livestock Competitions

    Cows, sheep, goats, rabbits, and jackalopes. Well, maybe not jackalopes.

  • Deep-Fried Everything

    It's only 8 days long, take a break from that diet.

  • Prizes for Peppers

    And all your other home-grown produce.

  • Historic Buildings

    We've been here for a long time.

We're only days away from the start of another exciting fair!

Keep checking back here for the latest information about this year's event.

Juniata County Agricultural Society Mission Statement

Since 1854, our Juniata County Fair has been an agricultural fair. Our fair creates educational, social, cultural, and economic opportunities for our community that preserve and promote agriculture.

2018 Fair Books

The fair books are out!

In Juniata County, pick one up at any Pennian Bank location, Juniata Valley Bank location, the Penn State Extension office, or the fair office.

In Mifflin County, books are available at JVB, Tractor Supply, Hoss's, both Sheetz locations, Snappy's and Dunkin Donuts on W. 4th St, and Michelle's Restaurant in Reedsville.

In Perry County, books are available at the Perry County Fair, Steckley's in Newport, Bonsall's in Millerstown, and Smith Farm Supply.

We're Social

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Truck Pull!

Wednesday September 5 at 7:00 pm - 4x4 Truck Pulls! Classes:

  • 6500 Super Stock Small Block
  • 6500 Super Stock Big Block
  • 8000 2.5 Work Stock - Diesel
  • 8000 2.6 Diesel
  • 7600 Run What You Bring

Contact for more information: Chad Stover 814-280-7910, Lucas Criswell 570-412-0706, Chad Packer 814-280-2182

Lewis & Clark Circus

FREE Shows all week in the Upper Fairgrounds!

Veterans Appreciation Night

All veterans and their families are invided to attend. Brothers and Sisters Honoring those who paid the ultimate price for our freedom. Also, dedication of the Fallen Heroes Banner Project and Vietnam Veterans Commemoration Pinning Ceremony. The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs van will be onsite. And much more. Admission is free. September 6, 2018. Port Royal Speedway on the Juniata Fair Grounds. 5:30 to 8:00 PM. For more details, please visit HERE.

The Fallen Heroes Of The Mid-Atlantic States Memorial

This memorial honors our fallen heroes from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts, from October 2001 until present. These Fallen Heroes are from the Mid Atlantic States. Tim Wright, a 33 year Air Force/ Army veteran himself, continues to build, upgrade, and add the names as listed. Tim says, this is his way of continuing to serve his great country and honor our veterans. Tim and his memorial wall be onsite the full week of the Juniata County Fair. Please take time to visit.

The Fallen Heroes Of The Mid-Atlantic States on Facebook

News Article

Demolition Derby

The 2018 Demolition Derby will be held on Monday, September 3, 2018 at 6:00 pm.

  • Class 1: 4 cyl compact - 1st prize $1000, 2nd prize $500, 3rd prize $250
  • Class 2: 6 cyl compact - 1st prize $1000, 2nd prize $500, 3rd prize $250

Contact Steve Swartz (717-527-4600) or Brian Towsey (717-953-4721) with questions.

Click Here to Download the Complete Rules (PDF)

Vendor Information

Are you interested in being a vendor at this year's fair?

If you'd like more information on indoor space, please call Kaci at 717-527-2770.

If you'd like more information on outdoor space, please call Steve at 717-527-4600.

The Magic of Lance Gifford and Company

FREE Shows all week in the Upper Fairgrounds!

Joe Bonson & Coffee Run

Saturday, September 1st from 6:00 to 9:00pm on the Free Stage!

Commercial Building and Floral Hall Hours


Commercial Building

Day Open Close
Saturday, Sept 1 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Sunday, Sept 2 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Monday, Sept 3 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Tuesday, Sept 4  4:00 pm 10:00 pm
Wednesday, Sept 5 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Thursday, Sept 6  4:00 pm 10:00 pm
Friday, Sept 7  4:00 pm 10:00 pm
Saturday, Sept 8 11:00 am 10:00 pm

Floral Hall

Day Open Close
Saturday, Sept 1  6:00 pm 10:00 pm
Sunday, Sept 2 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Monday, Sept 3 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Tuesday, Sept 4  4:00 pm 10:00 pm
Wednesday, Sept 5 11:00 am 10:00 pm
Thursday, Sept 6  4:00 pm 10:00 pm
Friday, Sept 7  4:00 pm 10:00 pm
Saturday, Sept 8 11:00 am 10:00 pm