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CUMBERLAND COUNTY AG EXPO RETURNS AUGUST 12-16, 2014

CUMBERLAND COUNTY AG EXPO RETURNS AUGUST 12-16, 2014

The 2014 Cumberland County Ag Expo will be featured at the Newville Lions Club Fairground, 433 Shippensburg Road, Newville, beginning on Tuesday,  August 12, 2014 and running through Saturday, August 16, 2014.
The schedule of events:
Tuesday August 12, 2014 “Miss Cumberland Ag Expo”
1:00PM Food Stand Opens
1:30 to 6:30PM Exhibits accepted in Farm and Home Building.
6:00PM Judging of baked goods.
6:30PM Tallest sunflower and largest sunflower seed head contests results announced.
6:45PM Baked goods auction.
7:00PM Sheep exhibit.
7:30PM Miss Cumberland Ag Expo Queen Pageant.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 “Young Artists Showcase”
8:00AM Judging of exhibits in the Farm and Home building.
5:00PM Food Stand opens.
7:00PM Goat Show.
8:00PM Entertainment by PA Alley Cats

Thursday, August 14, 2014, “Nashville Night”
5:00PM Food Stand Opens.
7:00 to 9:00PM Entertainment by Nashville Singer and Songwriter Lee Anna McGuire.
7:15PM Hippology Contest, Dairy Management Contest, Livestock Management Contest.

Friday, August 15, 2014 “Little Miss Ag Expo”
5:00PM Food Stands Open
7:00PM Little Miss Ag Expo Pageant
7:30PM Barnyard Olympics, Juniors and Seniors

Saturday, August 16, 2014 “Armed Forces Salute Day”
7:30 - 8:30AM Registration for SFC Randall Shughart Memorial 5 Mile Run
8:00AM Breakfast Food Stand Opens.
8:15AM Arrival of Tractor Trot Participants.
8:45 AM Runners to the CVRTC Newville Trail Head for 5 Mile Run
9:00AM Start Time for 5 Mile Run.
10:00AM Tractor Trot Begins
10:00AM Safety Quiz Bowl
10:30AM 5 Mile Run Award Ceremony- PA Air National Guard Band of the Mid-Atlantic
12:00Noon Homemade Wine and Homemade Beer Contests.
2:00PM Antique Tractor Pull
2:00PM Exhibits Released in the Farm and Home Exhibit Building
4:00PM Admission charge for Tractor Pull begins ($5.00/person, children under 12 free)
6:00PM Tractor and Truck Pulls Begin
7:30PM Quilt Raffle Drawing
During the event, there will be a display by the Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club in the Farm and Home Exhibit Building. Please come out and support our agricultural community!