Coming soon to Amherst County, Virginia, is the return of the Amherst County Fair!
The event is sure to delight the whole family and is coming August 15-18, 2019, to Sweet Briar Drive in Amherst, Virginia. Enjoy a fun-filled event that will include agriculture competitions, midway rides, carnival food, a magician, local retail vendors, a fabulous line-up of live music, fireworks and much more!
The Amherst County Fair is Coming Soon...
Take a look back at the 2018 Amherst County Fair!
Please note: no pets, weapons, or outside alcohol allowed.
Virginia Association of Fairs Communication Awards
We are pleased to have been presented with the Virginia Association of Fairs Communication Awards for our 2018 Fair poster and Fair website! Our poster placed 2nd, and our website placed 3rd in their respective categories.
Thank you to VAF for these honors!
Questions? Contact Us!
Director of the Amherst County Fair
Phone: (434) 946-0990
(for returning volunteers, sponsors, and vendor forms & payments)
Amherst County Fair
P.O. Box 13 Amherst, VA 24521
Map to the Fairgrounds:
Sweet Briar Drive, Amherst VA 24521