Join in the celebration of what has become one of the oldest traditions at the Fair - the Horse Shows and Horse Pull held during our week-long event! No matter the breed or the style of competition, you're sure to find a fit in one of our shows.

Horse Shows

The Fair is home to the following horse shows, pulls, and competitions...

Shows & Competitions

  • Annual Horse Show
    Held Saturday beginning at 9 AM (Click here for program schedule)

  • Horse Pulling Contest
    Held Tuesday at 7 PM

  • Draft Horse Show
    Held Sunday (before the Fair) beginning at 8 AM

Register Your Horses

Interested in participating in a competition with your horses? It's easy! First, read our tips on becoming an exhibitor.  Then, read our Fair Catalog to determine what classes your animals fit in. Finally, contact Horse Show/Pull Chairperson, Nicole Kunkle at 717 442-7069 to obtain entry forms and instructions.

Please note that horse entries also require the submission of several other forms, such as the Vet-Client-Patient Relationship Form.


Equine Event Schedule

Sunday, July 21, 2019

8:00 AM

Draft Horse Show - Gro-Mar Ring

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

4:00 - 6:00 PM

Weigh-in for Horse Pulling Contest - Gro-Mar Ring

7:00 PM

Horse Pulling Contest - Gro-Mar Ring

Saturday, July 27, 2019

9:00 AM

60th Annual Horse Show (Pleasure Classes) - Gro-Mar Ring

4:00 PM

60th Annual Horse Show (Gaming Classes begin after 4 PM) - Gro-Mar Ring

Schedule is subject to change without notice