Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: August 29 to September 6, 2014

 

Russell County Fair and Horse Show "Hog Wild and Pig Crazy," Castlewood, VA, August 29 to September 6

 

The Russell County Fair was determined the "Best Fair in Virginia" by the Virginia Association of Fairs for 12 of the last 16 years.  Also, Virginia Living magazine readers for three consecutive years have voted the Russell County Horse Show as one of the "Best in the State."

 

 

Castlewood, Virginia, July 29, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - The 2014 Russell County Fair and Horse Show is going “Hog Wild & Pig Crazy” for eight exciting days, August 29 – September 6, in Castlewood, VA (237 Donnie Dean Dr.). The Fair features a wide variety of events all ages can enjoy. Highlights include a Demolition Derby, Tough Truck "Tug of War," Pro Bull Riding, Ranch Rodeo, ATV Rodeo, Team Roping, Lawn Mower Races, Pet Show, Country, Bluegrass and Gospel Music, Miss Russell County Fair Pageant, Craft, Agriculture and Commercial Exhibits, Livestock Shows, Ole McDonald's Farm, Carnival, Horse Shoe and Corn Toss Tournaments, and Horse Shows. 
 
Admission is free until 3pm for Veterans on Sept. 1, Senior Citizens on Sept. 4 and School Children on Sept. 5.
 
Music on the main stage features an all-star lineup of John Conlee, James Wesley, Marty Raybon, Folk Soul Revival, Balsam Range, Jon Pardi and John Anderson. Gospel entertainment includes the Primitive Quartet, Archie Watkins & Mountain Gospel and Mike Upright. Great opening acts starts each night's show at 7pm.  In keeping with the "pork theme" there's a “baconlicious' food contest using bacon as the main ingredient.
 
The Russell County Fair was determined the "Best Fair in Virginia" by the Virginia Association of Fairs for 12 of the last 16 years.  Also, Virginia Living magazine readers for three consecutive years have voted the Russell County Horse Show as one of the "Best in the State." 
 
For more information go to www.russellcountyfair.com, Phone: 276-889-4252

 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Joel Harrison

Email: russellcountyfair@bvu.net

Phone: 276-889-4552

 

Russell County Fair and Horse Show

Shopping Center, Lebanon, Virginia, 24266

Web: www.russellcountyfair.com

 

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Virginia, Castlewood, Event Date: August 29, to September 6, 2014

Russell County Fair and Horse Show "Hog Wild and Pig Crazy," Castlewood, VA, August 29 to September 6

The 2014 Russell County Fair and Horse Show is going “Hog Wild & Pig Crazy” for eight exciting days, August 29 – September 6, in Castlewood, VA (237 Donnie Dean Dr.). The Fair features a wide variety of events all ages can enjoy. Highlights include a Demolition Derby, Tough Truck "Tug of War," Pro Bull Riding, Ranch Rodeo, ATV Rodeo, Team Roping, Lawn Mower Races, Pet Show, Country, Bluegrass and Gospel Music, Miss Russell County Fair Pageant, Craft, Agriculture and Commercial Exhibits, Livestock Shows, Ole McDonald's Farm, Carnival, Horse Shoe and Corn Toss Tournaments, and Horse Shows. Admission is free until 3pm for Veterans on Sept. 1, Senior Citizens on Sept. 4 and School Children on Sept. 5. The Russell County Fair was determined the "Best Fair in Virginia" by the Virginia Association of Fairs for 12 of the last 16 years.  Also, Virginia Living magazine readers for three consecutive years have voted the Russell County Horse Show as one of the "Best in the State." For more information go to www.russellcountyfair.com, Phone: 276-889-4252.

 

 

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