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The New River Valley Fairgrounds
5581 Fairgrounds Circle, Dublin VA 24084

Fair Schedule

NEW RIVER VALLEY FAIR: JULY 20 – 25, 2015
  • FREE daily shows starting Tuesday with the Teeny Weeny Circus
  • Buffalo Beal’s petting zoo (buffalobeals.com) with camel and pony rides available- Sponsored by Shelor Motor Mile
  • Special appearance by Techtrons (tron-nation.com)
  • Special appearances by the VA Tech Hokie Bird, PCHS Cougar, Miss Relay Pageant Winners, & more

Farris Building & Wysor Building Exhibits Halls Open: 5 pm to 10 pm- Mon., Wed.,Thurs.,& Fri. and 2 pm to 10 pm- Tues. & Sat.

 

Farris Building Exhibit Hall

Registration for Fair Premium Catalog entries- FARRIS BUILDING TICKET BOOTH AT THE MAIN GATE.

Only NON-PERISHABLE (i.e. art, photography, crafts, canned goods, etc.) entries will be checked in 10am-2pm, Saturday, July 18, 2015.

BOTH NON-PERISHABLE AND PERISHABLE entries will be taken on Sunday, July 19, 10am- 2pm (ex. fresh produce, baked goods, cut flowers, etc.).

Entries must be picked up 12noon- 4 pm, Sunday, July 26, 2015.

MONDAY, JULY 20th  Sponsored by Pepsi

12- 5 pm       Dairy Goat Arrival

5:00 pm        Gates and rides open

Gate Admission: Adults $7, children 7-11 $3, child 6 & under FREE– ONLY MONDAY FREE gate admission to wristband wearer purchased AT MAIN GATE ONLY .

Pay –One-Price Wristband: $20 or individual ride tickets available. Singles $1.00. Sheets of (24) tickets $20.00. Rides require 3-5 tickets per ride. www.colerides.com

6:00 pm       Youth Dairy Goat Show- Livestock Arena

7:00 pm      The Dancing Chicken Band Back Porch Sage- FREE admission

7:00 pm       National Anthem by Moriah Hinton- Bud Walsh Arena

7:30 pm      Nationwide Demolition Derby (nationwidedemoderby.com) presented by Classic Country 98.1 WBRF – Bud Walsh Arena–                                       Grandstand FREE

TUESDAY, JULY 21st Sponsored by HT Bowling, Inc.

9:00 am       American Dairy Goat Show- Livestock Arena

12- 4 pm      Dairy Cattle Arrival

2:00 pm       Gates, Wysor Bldg, and rides open

FREE GATE ADMISSION 2-3 pm ONLY. After 3pm Adults $5, Seniors 62+ $3, children 7-11 $3, child 6 & under FREE.

Pay-One Price Wristband– $17 or individual ride tickets available. Singles $1.00. Sheets of (24) tickets $20.00. Rides require 3-5 tickets per ride. www.colerides.com

share-the-fun-thumbnail2:00 pm       Miniature Dairy Goat Show- Livestock Arena

4:00 pm       Giles County School of Dance- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage

5:30 pm       4-H Share the Fun Talent Showcase- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage

6:00 pm       Dairy Cattle Costume-Livestock Arena

7:00 pm     Horse Pull- Bud Walsh Arena– Grandstand FREE

7:00 pm       Caprine Contest -Livestock Arena

7:30 pm      The Crossroads Band-Back Porch Stage-FREE Admission

9:00 pm       Tie out (livestock)

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22nd

9:00   am    Dairyman’s Registration

10:00 am    Dairyman’s Contest- Livestock Arena

2:00   pm    Dairy Cattle Showmanship & Show- Livestock Arena

5:00   pm    Gates and Rides open

Gate Admission: Adults $5, children 7-11 $3, child 6 & under FREE. Can be purchased in advance.

Pay-One-Price Wristband: $20 or individual ride tickets available. Singles $1.00. Sheets of (24) tickets $20.00. Rides require 3-5 tickets per ride. www.colerides.com

7:00 pm      Pet Show- Richardson Bldg.

7:30 pm     The Domino Band presented by Mix 100.7Bud Walsh Arena– Entrance Fee $5. Can be purchased in advance. Child 6 & under: FREE. Beer Garden available only in Grandstand RingVirginia Eagle Distributing

THURSDAY, JULY 23rd

12- 4 pm    Beef Cattle, Market Lamb, and Market Goat Arrival

4- 5 pm      Market Lamb & Market Goat Weight-In

5:00 pm     Gates and Rides open

Gate Admission: Adults $5, children 7-11 $3, child 6 & under FREE. Can be purchased in advance.

Pay-One-Price-Wristband: $20 or individual ride tickets available. Singles $1.00. Sheets of (24) tickets $20.00. Rides require 3-5 tickets per ride. www.colerides.com

5- 7 pm     Troy “Sarge” LongBack Porch Stage

7:00 pm     Second Annual Praize Hymn Gospel Concert featuring THe Brothers in Christ, Fairlawn Church of God Sanctuary Choir & JCC Praise Team presented by WWWJ 1360AM. Bud Walsh Arena– FREE admission

7:30 pm     Lamb & Wool on Parade and Costume Classes- Livestock Arena

9:00 pm     Tie out (livestock)

FRIDAY, JULY 24th Sponsored by Meade Tractor of Christiansburg

9:00 am       Stockman’s Registration

10:00 am     Stockman’s Contest- Livestock Arena

2:00 pm       Youth Beef Cattle Show- Livestock Arena

5:00 pm       Gates and rides open

Gate Admission: Adults $5, children 7-11 $3, child 6 & under FREE. Can be purchased in advance.

Pay-One-Price Wristband: $20 or individual ride tickets available. Singles $1.00. Sheets of (24) tickets $20.00. Rides require 3-5 tickets per ride. www.colerides.com

5:00 pm      Frozen Look-A-Like Contest- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage

5- 8  pm      Boogie Woogie Man Jimmy Valiant- Wysor Bldg.

6:00 pm      Ride’n Shotgun Band -Back Porch Stage – FREE admission

6:00 pm      Market Lamb and Market Goat Showmanship- Livestock Arena

6:00 pm     Cutest Baby Contest- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage- Sponsored by Once Upon A Child

7:00 pm     Twins Contest- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage

7:00 pm     ARMA Lawnmower Racing (racingmower.net) presented by NASH-FM 107.1– Bud Walsh Arena- Grandstand $5. Can be purchased in advance. Child 6 & under: FREE 

9:00 pm      Tie out (livestock)

SATURDAY, JULY 25th Sponsored by Southern States of Christiansburg & Wythe Co.

9:30 am      Open Sheep Show- Livestock Arena

1:00 pm      Beef Cattle Showmanship- Livestock Arena

2:00 pm      Gates, Wysor Bldg, and rides open

FREE GATE ADMISSION 2-3 pm ONLY. After 3pm Adults $5, Seniors 62+ $3, children 7-11 $3, child 6 & under FREE.

Pay- One-Price Wristband 2-5pm only $17; AFTER 5pm till closing $20, or individual ride tickets available . Singles $1.00. Sheets of (24) tickets $20.00. Rides require 3-5 tickets per ride. www.colerides.com

2- 7 pm       Boogie Woogie Man Jimmy Valiant- Wysor Bldg.

4:00 pm      Market Goat and Market Lamb Show- Livestock Arena

4:00 pm      Appalachian Hoedowners – Wysor Bldg. Free Stage

6:00 pm    Cutest Little Farmer Contest- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage-Sponsored by Meade Tractor

7:00 pm    Duck Dynasty Character Look-A -Like Contest- Wysor Bldg. Free Stage-Sponsored by Whitetail Outfitters and Hillbilly Goodies

7:00 pm     Bull Riding & Barrel Racing presented by Classic Country 98.1 WBRFBud Walsh Arena-Grandstand $10. Can be purchased in advance. Child 6 & under: FREE.

7:30 pm     All Star Wrestling presented by 105.1 THE BEAR -Back Porch Stage-FREE admission

8:30 pm     Present checks for lambs, goats, & cattle and the Bonnie Boothe Memorial Award- Livestock Arena

9:00 pm     Release of all animals (livestock)

Come out and grab a bite! We have all the Fair food favorites: fried Oreos, cotton candy, candy apples, elephant ears, popcorn, shaved ice plus the unique!

  • Big Roosters Wings & BBQ
  • DMC Concessions– soft pretzel, lemonade, & gourmet nachos
  • Donna Surber Catering: Philly steaks, polish sausage, blooming onions, hamburgers, lemonade, hot dogs, & more
  • Dublin/ Radford Ruritan– hot dogs, hamburgers, fries, funnel cakes
  • J&D Productions Rockin’ Weenie Wagon– polish kielbasa, Italian sausage, Philly cheesesteak (beef or chicken), & monster dogs
  • The Kettle Cooker Express– 10 flavors of pork rinds, lemonade
  • Tastee Chef-specialty coffees, frappuccinos, lattes, cappuccinos, milkshakes, mini donuts, funnel cakes
  • The Famous LION DOG by the Dublin Lions
  • Snowville Ruritans– hot dogs, hamburgers, fries, nachos, BBQ
  • VFW Post 1184– breakfast entrees, hamburgers, pinto beans, cornbread, chicken sandwiches, fries, BBQ, & slaw
  • VFW Ladies Auxiliary– ice cream, hot fudge cake & strawberry shortcake sundaes