Our 169th Year!

September 2 - 9, 2023
  • 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.

Truck & Tractor Pull

Sunday, September 3, 2023 - 6:30 pm

Grandstands open at 4:30 pm. Admission: Adults $12, Ages 10 and under free

  • 8500 Mod Turbo
  • 7800 Modified Tractors
  • 4500 4X4 Small Block
  • 6200 2WD Trucks
  • 6000 Classic Modified Tractors
Go Kart Races

Monday, September 4, 2023 - 6:00 pm

General Admission $5.00 (12 & over)

For the first time since 1995 karts are going to see action on the famous Speed Palace Port Royal Speedway! 10 classes to take the track!

For additional information click here

Echoes Classic Rock

Saturday, September 2nd - 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm & 7:00 pm

Echoes Classic Rock Band performs throughout central PA specializing in dance music from the 50s to the 80s.

Sponsored by the Juniata County Agricultural Society

Gospel Sound Duo

Sunday, September 3rd - 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm

Sponsored by the Juniata County Agricultural Society

Best Friend's Girl

Monday, September 4th - 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm

Best Friend's Girl - The #1 Cars tribute show, recreating the timeless hits of the 80's band The Cars.

Sponsored by Mike Cleck Paving and the Pennsylvania Lottery

Nathan Merovich

Tuesday, September 5th - 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm

Nathan Merovich is a country singer songwriter born and raised in Dillsburg, PA, who performs his own music as well as covers of other country artists.

American Pride

Wednesday, September 6th - 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm

American Pride captures the true authenticity of the Statler Brothers, keeping the legacy alive and promoting traditional country music.

Sponsored by Lauver's Concessions and the Juniata County Agricultural Society

Modern Outlaws

Saturday, September 9th - 2:00 pm, 3:45 pm, 5:00 pm

Modern Outlaws, a central Pa band that plays classic rock favorites. Come join them for a fun filled evening of dancing and awesome music.

Sponsored by Hewlett's Hot Sausage & the Juniata County Agricultural Society

Urias Family Globe of Death

Every Day on the Upper Fairgrounds

The Urias Family is proud to be performing in the original Globe that was built by their great-grandfather almost 100 years ago. The daredevil stunts are performed within the confines of a 16 foot diamater Globe.

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Vendor Information

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

Please call the fair office at 717-527-4414 for more information.

Best Dressed Critter Photo Content

Drop off or send a 5 x 7 photo to the Juniata County Fair office - 308 W. 8th St., Port Royal, PA 17082.

Deadline to enter Thursday, August 31, 2023.

Photos will be displayed and voted on at the Juniata County Ag Heritage Center located in the Green Building during the week of the fair.

Place your name, address, and phone number on the back of the photo

Contest sponsored by Landpro Equipment, Mifflintown

The Broken Record Band

Sunday, September 3rd - 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm

The Broken Record Band, a local band, formerly known as Faces 4 Radio, plays classic favorites from the styles of bluegrass, traditional country, rhythm & blues, and rock & roll while throwing some comedy into the mix!

Sponsored by LandPro Equipment & the Juniata County Agricultural Society

Buffalo Mountain Blue Grass

Wednesday, September 6th - 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm

Sister and brother duo, Autumn and Canyon play a variety of musical styles including, bluegrass, gospel, Americana, patriotic, country, Irish, Canadian, and Scottish. They are excited to share their love for traditional music with others.

Chris Woodward & Shindiggin

Thursday, September 7th - 4:30 pm and 6:00 pm

Chris Woodward a singer/songwriter from the hills of Central PA who tours around with his band Shindiggin creating high energy shows with a country flavor that will also appeal to other genres as well making a lot of fun and having people wanting to come back for more!

Sponsored by Packer's Concessions and the Juniata County Agricultural Society


Friday, September 8th - 4:30 pm and 6:00 pm

Velveeta - State College's own party band. Formed almost 28 years ago as a fun little side project to play some fun cheesy 80's music, the band is still going strong today. The band plays a few, more current hits, but the core of their playlist is music from the 1980s

Sponsored by the PA Lottery & the Juniata County Agricultural Society

Disc-Connected K9s

Every Day on the Upper Fairgrounds

Disc-Connected K9s is a frisbee dog show act featuring 5 different world champions! This internationally acclaimed professional dog touring show is comprised of the largest collection of the best frisbee dogs on the planet! All of their shows are family-oriented, carry a message of fun, athleticism, canine bonding, and promote dog rescuing.

First Bite Fishing Tank

Every Day on the Upper Fairgrounds

Fun for families and kids of all ages.

  • See fish in the tank
  • See fish being caught
  • Catch a fish

Fishing instructors are always on site making sure fishermen are safely having fun!