Berks Ag Event Calendar
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The 169th Berks County Fair
July 12, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 9:30 pmFree
Join us in Leesport, PA
*Free admission to the Fair
The fair is open all day every day to browse livestock and other exhibits.
Midway with games and attractions open from 4 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Connecting. Conserving. Improving.
With a strong agricultural heritage, the fair strives to showcase excellence in farm fresh produce, livestock exhibits and everything in between. Celebrating the 169th consecutive year as non-profit annual attraction, The Berks County Fair provides fun for the entire family to enjoy including farm and agricultural events, track events and delicious Pennsylvania Dutch cooking.
Our fair is the second oldest fair in the state of Pennsylvania. Berks County has always had a strong agricultural heritage and today is no different. From farm fresh produce, to carefully cared for livestock and everything in between, The Berks County Fair strives to be a place to showcase this excellence.
Celebrate with us.
As we cherish our roots as the Agriculture and Horticulture Association of Berks County, we hope to continue many of our time honored traditions, celebrating Berks County’s agriculture, good fellowship with friends and family, educating our community with fun activities and enjoying delicious food.
Wednesday, July 12
10 a.m.: All Livestock and Dairy on Grounds
8 a.m. to 10 a.m.: All remaining Livestock must be weighed in
10:30 a.m.: Sheep Show with Goats/Dairy Goats to Follow (showmanship to start each species/30 Minute intermission between shows)
4 p.m.: Dairy Fit Out (optional contest to dairy kids)
5 p.m: Awards Ceremony
6:30 p.m.: Show Ring Games (Corn Cob Toss, Egg Toss, Water Balloon Toss)
8 p.m.: Leon Kirkhoff Scholarship Baked Good Sale
If you have a change to an already submitted event or need to cancel and remove your event on our calendar, please contact DepartmentofAg@CountyofBerks.com