This Year's Feature Entertainment
The Ritchie County Fair & Expo is seeking energetic and dependable groups and individuals to share their time and talents at the 2013 Fair. This is a perfect way to help promote your community and have fun at the same time.
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Selected photos courtesy of the Ritchie Gazette
Emily Jo Fluharty
FAIR PARKING - Along Rt. 16 at West Virginia Insurance, Windfall Station, Simonton Windows Harrisville Plant. Shuttle buses will routinely pick up at these lots and will take passengers to the front gate.
HANDICAP PARKING - (state issued permit display required) available at the Church of Nazarene. Handicap friendly shuttles will only pick up and drop off at the Church of Nazarene.
HOOVER FIELD PARKING - Shuttles will also be provided from Hoover Field to the fairgrounds through the back entrance or you may choose to walk down to the fairgrounds.
PATRONS NEEDING ASSISTANCE - Those unable to load the handicap shuttle bus may also park at the Hoover Field location. Event Staff will be available to transport persons who require additional assistance to the fairgrounds by golf cart. If you require this service, please notify gate personnel upon arrival.
INFO - We are working very hard to provide a very pleasant experience for everyone who attends our county fair. We appreciate your patience and understanding.
Every year, when the fair comes to town, people are a little bit happier. Fair goers, both young and old, look forward to putting their daily troubles aside for a time to ride the carousel, enjoy some cotton candy, or win a teddy bear.
Carnival tickets are included with the gate price - no need to pay extra!.
Championship Bull Riding will be held both Friday and Saturday night at the Fair. Don't miss it!!