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Young MacDonald's Farm will give you a farm animal fix! See the always-popular sliding ducks, hatching chicks, pigs, roosters, and the new, bigger, better goat mountain. Find this favorite farm in Harvest Landing.
The SouthLand Dairy Farmer Center will be MOOving and shaking throughout the fair. This tent will house SouthLand Dairy Parlor demos, hand-milking demos and the Dairy Cow Birthing Center. Unique to the fair, these exhibits will teach and delight fairgoers of all ages.
The State Fair of Virginia is proud to offer multiple livestock competitions in which Virgina students can compete to earn college scholarships. The beef, goat, lamb and market hog judging takes place the second weekend of the fair and gives the public a chance to appreciate all the hard work these youth have put into to raising an animal. Be sure to enjoy other competitions like Pretty Cow and Junior Dairymen.
Don't fly by the Pigeon and Dove Tent! See over 300 different breeds of pigeons and doves with many variations of markings and colors. Learn about their homing abilities, place in history and all kinds of fun facts about what these amazing birds can do!
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