Crawford County’s Fair Season: A Whirlwind of Fun, Food, and Festivities! | Visit Crawford County, PA

published on August 2023

Crawford County’s Fair Season: A Whirlwind of Fun, Food, and Festivities!

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Are you a fan of fairs? Do you love the excitement of carnival rides, tasty foods, and amazing entertainment? Then don’t miss out on Crawford County’s upcoming fairs! Here’s everything you need to know about the Cochranton Fair, the Crawford County Fair, and the Spartanburg Fair.

Cochranton Community Fair – August 7-12

Get ready for a week of excitement, entertainment, and endless enjoyment at the Cochranton Community Fair! From August 7th to 12th, the fairgrounds will come alive with a plethora of activities, contests, exhibits, and of course, FOOD! Here’s a sneak peek into what awaits you at this year’s fair.

Animal Exhibits, Baking Contests, FOOD, FOOD, and More FOOD!, Bands and Entertainers, Photography and Art, Woodsman Contests, Sewing/Needlework Contests, Corn-hole Tournament, Water Battle for Kidz, Tie-Dye Shirts for Kids, 4-H and Agricultural Exhibits.

Take the kids and enjoy the fun of the 94th Annual Cochranton Community Fair!

The 78th Annual Crawford County Fair – August 20-26

The Crawford County Fair is back, and it’s bigger and better than ever! Celebrating its 78th year, the fair is a beloved tradition that brings together the community for a week of fun, entertainment, and camaraderie. Here’s everything you need to know about this year’s fair, happening from August 20th to 26th.

This year’s Grandstand Events include Black Cat Hell Drivers Stunt Show, Stock Car Football, Bullride Mania Rodeo, KOI Drag Racing, Truck & Tractor Pulls, and a Demolition Derby. Buy your tickets online at Crawford County Fair eTix. 

This year with your gate admission you can enjoy a Chris Higbee Concert, daily live music on the West End Stage, Animals, exhibits and demonstrations, Agri-puppet shows, Tree Family Party Piglets and a Fair Detective Contest. For those looking for a more adrenaline-pumping experience, the fair’s amusement rides are a must-try. Ride-a-rama wristbands and tickets will be available for purchase. 

New this year, the Crawford County Fair has a new mobile app. Want to keep up with all the happenings at the fair? The exclusive mobile app is a convenient and user-friendly way to stay informed about all the important details surrounding the fair. From schedules to maps, the app has everything you need to make the most of your fair experience.

We are FAIR-ly certain you won’t want to miss out on the largest Agricultural Fair in Pennsylvania. 

Spartanburg Fair – September 4-9

End your summer with a bang at the Spartanburg Fair from September 4th to 9th in Spartansburg, PA. This fair has something for everyone, with carnival rides, games, live entertainment, a parade and plenty of delicious food. 

This year’s entertainment will include Bullride Mania Rodeo – Barrel Racing & Bull Riding, Micro Wrestling, NW Truck & Tractor Pulls, Keystone Mini Rod Pulling, Antique Tractor pulling, and a demolition derby. Check out  the live music, animals, and exhibitors too. 

On Saturday September 10th check out the parade. The parade will start at 11am from the corner of Spring & Main Streets and proceed west on Main to Jefferson, then south on Jefferson to the fairgrounds. 

This is a great community event that you won’t want to miss. 

Fairs and the Community

Fairs play an important role in the community by bringing people together to enjoy various forms of entertainment, food, and activities. They provide a platform for showcasing local talent and promoting the heritage of rural life. The Cochranton, Crawford County, and Spartanburg fairs specifically offer unique and exciting experiences that cater to all interests and ages. Attending these fairs is an excellent way to celebrate the local community. Don’t miss out on these enriching and enjoyable events and all that Crawford County has to offer! Mark your calendars and download our app. Make the most of your summer, and enjoy an unforgettable time with family and friends.

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