Harrison County Fair

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Harrison County Agricultural Association Membership Information
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Harrison County Fair Queen Contest
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Homecomer's Hall Exhibits
Midway Rides and Attractions
4-H Fair
Harness Racing
Open Class Livestock
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Harrison Co. Ag. Society Master Plan
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Welcome to the Harrison County Fair website.  

We are preparing for our 157th Consecutive Annual Harrison County Agricultural Fair, which makes us the longest consecutive running fair in Indiana!

The Harrison County Fair will run from June 18 through June 24, 2017


at Harrison County Fairgrounds Corydon Indiana

2016 Grandstand Attractions

Saturday, July 16          7:00pm   TriState Puller's Garden Tractor Pull Contest 
Sunday, July 17            7:00pm   Annual Fair Parade
     8:00pm   Crowning of Queen
                                      Free General Admission on Sunday night -No rides
Monday, July 18           7:30 Mini Demolition and Lawn Mower Derby 
Tuesday, July 19          7:00pm Pig Catching
Wednesday, July 20     7:00pm  KOI Drag Racing
Thursday, July 21         1:00pm   Harness Racing, Free Admission
             7:30 Demolition Derby (Big Sedans) and Power Wheels Youth Derby
Friday, July 22              1:00pm   Harness Racing, Free Admission
                                      7:00pm   KTPA Sanctioned Classes Truck Pull
Saturday,  July 23         7:00pm   Tractor Pull

NOTE: Admission to the fair includes General Admission to the Grandstand
** All aluminum seats on the Grandstand marked "Reserved"
    are box seats and are paid reserved seating only. 



Other Events Taking Place at the Harrison County Fair Grounds

SEPTEMBER  17:  Fall Down on the Fairgrounds 2:00 to 7:00 PM
at the Harrison County Fairgrounds: First Capital Christian Church presents its 8th Annual Fall Down on the Fairgrounds, a free fall festival for the whole family. Live music, games, candy, hayrides, a BBQ dinner and best of all Everything is FREE!!! 2:00 to 7:00 PM - Phone: 812-267-7471

SEPTEMBER 18: Guardian Appreciation Picnic and Blessing of the Badges  4:00 to 7:00 PM
Picnic to honor and recognize active duty Harrison County Indiana first responders, emergency medical service provider, firefighters, law enforcement, correction personnel, prosecutorial and probation team members (Harrison County Guardians) and their spouses, significan others and children. Those being honored receive complimentary meals of chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, baked beans, potato salad, cole slaw, cookies and beverages. RSVP ARE REQUIRED as tickets are issued in advance. RSVP to Lisa Long at: llong@harrisonchamber.org or (812) 738-0120. The general public may also dine with a minimum recommended donation of $5 and proceeds to benefit Harrison County Shop with a Cop program. DJ services by Josh Walker of Nfinite Sounds, Dancing Chaplain, Jerry Meddock Jr. HOSTED BY: Harrison County Agricultural Society, Chamber of Commerce, Harrison County Community Foundation, Harrison County Government, Harrison County Responding to First Responders. Sponsors Funds donated by First Harrison Bank, Harrison County Hospital & Heritage Ford, with PARTNER sponsors Corydon Moose Lodge, Tyson Foods, Harrison County Community Services, Bills on the Hilland O'Bannon Publishing. PICNIC served 4 to 6 PM and at 6 to 7 PM will Blessing of the Badges Ceremony and remarks. LOCATION: Talmage Windell Agricultural Building at the Harrison County Fairgrounds.

September 24: 11:00 AM
Contact Dennis Clunie  Dennis Clunie 812-968-0879
at the track at the Harrison County Fairgrounds
Free event to all
A few wineries will be on hand for tasting and sales.
This year we are not offering a demo derby

Deadline to receive HCAS membership form and $25 dues for those wishing to vote or run for director's office at the HCAS Annual Meeting.
$25 Membership fee for Harrison County Agricultural Society Membership. Benefits: six free days of fair entry ($60 value) and privilege of voting at the annual meeting (November 2016). It can be printed from this site: http://www.harrisoncountyfair.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderfiles/2016_hcas_membershipform.pdf


OCTOBER 22-23 2016:
Corydon Extravaganza Antique and Art Market
$5 fee to enter

OCTOBER 31: 6:00 PM to 8:00 pm
Trick or Treat at the Track - a family event ~ local organizations and businesses provide treats for the children in a safe environment. Free parking - Free event - sponsored by the Prosecuter's Office and the Harrison County Agricultural Society

NOVEMBER 8: 7:00 PM  Talmage Windell Memorial Agriculture Building
Annual meeting, reports and election of board members. Meeting will be hosted in the Windell Ag. Building.
You must be a member to vote. Membership dues for 2016 is $25 per person and must be paid by October 1 of each year to vote at the annual meeting.


2017 4-H Livestock Dates and Times

Saturday, June 10: 9:30 AM        4-H Dog Show

Tuesday, June 13 (7-9 PM):          4-H project check-in

Wednesday June 14:

      9 AM to noon sharp:              4-H project check-in
Wednesday, June 14:                  Project judging (following check in & lunch)

Wednesday, June 14: 12 noon    Exhibit Hall/General Projects closed for judging


Exhibit Hall closed from Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at noon until Friday, June 16, 2016 at 3:00 pm




Friday, June 16:                          4-H Livestock check in


Poultry Check-In - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Pitts Small Animal Barn

Rabbit Check-In - 8:00 am- 9:00 pm, Pitts Small Animal Barn

Beef/Dairy Check-In- 9:00 am- 9:00 pm

Goats, and Sheep Check-In - 9:00 am- 9:00 pm

Swine Check-In- 9:00 am- 12:00 midnight

Poultry Weigh-in -7:00 pm, Pitts Small Animal Barn

Beef, Dairy, Goat, Swine and Sheep Market Animal Weigh-In - 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm


Saturday, June 179 AM              4-H Meat Goat Show

Saturday, June 179 AM              4-H Poultry Show

Saturday, June 177 PM              chute contest? ( date confirmed yet)

Sunday, June 18: 2 PM                4-H Dairy feeder show

Monday, June 1910 AM             4-H Rabbit show

Monday, June 19:  12 noon          4-H Dairy Beef Show

Monday, June 19:  5 PM              4-H Beef Show

Tuesday, June 20:  11 AM            4-H Sheep Show

Tuesday, June 20:  5:30 PM         4-H Swine Show

Tuesday, June 20:                       non-auction animals may leave following swine show

Wednesday, June 21:                  non-auction animals may leave up until 9 AM

Wednesday, June 21:  10 AM       4-H Dairy Goat Show

Wednesday, June 21:  5 PM        4-H Master Showman (large animal)

Wednesday, June 21:  7 PM        Open Beef Show

Thursday, June 22:  10 AM           4-H Master Showman (small animal)

Thursday, June 224 PM             `4-H Awards Program

Thursday, June 225 PM             4-H Family & Buyer’s Chuckwagon meal

Thursday, June 226 PM             4-H Livestock Auction


Harrison County Fair

Mailing Address:
Harrison County Fair Office
P.O. Box 84
Corydon, IN 47112

Fair Office Phone:
(812) 267-7471

Monday through Friday from 9 am to 6 pm

Fair Facility Manager Phone:
Donna Barrow
(812) 267-7471


Thanks for visiting us!!