Do you have a competitive side? The Franklin County Fair has plenty of contests to participate in and take home a blue ribbon!

The major contests

Franklin County Fair offers contests for every skill and every age. Find below which contest interests you and get signed up today!



Baking Contests

Test your baking skills at this year’s fair! Enter your apple pie, angel food cake, and/or chocolate cake. Be the winner and take your recipe to the PA Farm Show in January 2020! Check out the rules below for each contest.

Barnyard olympics

Bring the kids and let them have some fun in the Barnyard Olympics! There are plenty of events to choose from and they can win a blue ribbon! Click the button below for more information.


Coloring Contest

Let the kids have some more fun and enter the coloring contest. They can show their artistic abilities while having fun! Click the button below for the coloring page and more information.

Demolition Derby

Watch and listen to cars getting beat up for an evening! Enjoy all the smashing and demolishing with plenty of action.



Think you can sing? Bring your singing voice to the fair for the karaoke contest! There is a division for youth and adults. Click the button below for more information.


Skid loader rodeo

Show off your skills on a skid steer loader! With two age categories, youth and adult, everyone can prove how agile and accurate they can be in these machines. Click the button below for more information.



Magic, singing, playing an instrument, dancing…the list goes on and on! Showcase your talents at the fair in either the youth or adult division! Click the button below for more information.


truck and tractor pull

Franklin County Fair offers three nights of power with truck and tractor pulls! You can watch from the sidelines as pullers compete for first place, or if you are a puller, you can sign up in your respective class for a chance to win! Click the button below for a full description and class rules.