Years have passed since Botetourt County held a fair!
The Botetourt County Extension office is excited to announce The Botetourt County Fair is making a comeback! Join us on Lowe Street in Buchanan (Carnival Grounds) on August 10, 2013. The fair will open to the public at 12:00p.m. and run all afternoon/evening.
The Fair will feature two main events, a 4-H Youth Livestock show and the Local Food Expo. 4-H Share the Fun acts and other local talent will fill the stage throughout the afternoon. The FFA Alumni Association will be organizing a farm tractor driving contest with a youth (16-21) and open adult division. There will be a baked goods contest consisting of cookies, cakes, and pies from local bakers. A produce exhibit and contest will be running throughout the afternoon. Botetourt County wood-working projects will also be on display. Exhibits from the Botetourt County 4-Honey Club as well as the 4-H Shooting Sports Club will run all afternoon.
Concessions will be available from different organizations around the county. The Lord Botetourt FFA will be selling pork chop dinners. Read Mountain FFA will be selling ice cream. Standing Room Only Buchanan Theater will be selling pop-corn.