SCHUYLKILL COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) It is fair time in Schuylkill County!
Many people headed to the 34th Annual Schuylkill County fair on Monday.
The week long event kicked off Monday afternoon with a celebration of agriculture, Four H exhibits, games, contests, rides, and more!
Organizers have prepared for quite some time for this year’s event.
Paul Kennedy is the President of the Schuylkill County Fair “It takes hundreds of volunteers, thousands of man hours, We meet throughout the year and work for months to get the fairground ready for this largest week long event in Schuylkill county.”
“The fair group, they do a great job. they are passionate about it. the young Four H’ers are passionate about it, and that’s what we want to have. A good family event in Schuylkill County and we’re proud of it.” said George Halcovage, Jr. Schuylkill County Commissioner
On Wednesday, August 2 is Schuylkill County Day at the Schuylkill County Fair County Commissioner George Halcovage participating in the Celebrity Tractor Pull.
The Schuylkill County Fair continues Tuesday at 11 a-m and runs until August 5th. The cost to get in is five dollars per person.
For more information about the Schuylkill County Fair visit the fair’s web site at www.schuylkillfair.com. Schuylkill County Fair is where the country scene make blue ribbon dreams come true.
The Schuylkill County Fairgrounds located at 2270 Fair Road, Schuylkill Haven, PA will be in operation during the week of July 31st through the 5th. Public hours of operation are: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday opening at 4 p.m.; Tuesday and Saturday opening at 11 a.m.