Frequently Asked Questions

Is there an admission cost to the fair?

There is no admission fee or parking fee.

 

What happens if it rains while I’m at the fair?

The rides may not be operated during the rain. Once the rain has subsided, the operators will open back up as quickly as possible. Please check the Bedford County Fair facebook page for updates on inclement weather.

 

Can I bring my dog or pet to the fair?

Only certified service animals are permitted on the fairgrounds. If you are a service animal trainer, the animal must wear a harness or leash and special cape denoting that the animal is in training and not a pet. If you require the use of your service animal at the Fair, we strongly encourage the use of an identifying vest, harness, cape or leash so others do not attempt to pet or play with your service animal. Please note that Fair Management reserves the right to remove both animal and patron if the animal jeopardizes the safety of other patrons, staff or volunteers.

 

Can I bring a motorized wheelchair to the fair?

Yes, motorized and manual wheelchairs are welcomed at the fair. Motorized vehicles such as golf carts are not allowed to be brought in by patrons.

 

Do you have ATMs on the grounds?

ATMs may be available but we recommend only planning on using them in case of an emergency because of limited availability.

 

I lost something at the fair, where do I find out if it was find?

Lost items are turned into the desk at the competition hall. You can check that desk or email BedfordCountyFair@gmail.com

 

How do I sign up to volunteer at the fair? 

Volunteers are a vital aspect of a successful fair. Please contact Bedfordcountyvafair@gmail.com if you’re interested in signing up to volunteer. 

Where can I find more details about parking at the Bedford County Fair? 

Please see our parking page found here for all information regarding parking at the fair. Please make a plan to utilize shuttle parking. Handicap parking is the only parking available on site at the fair. 

Is alcohol permitted at the fair? 

Alcohol is not permitted on the fairgrounds, shuttles or in fair parking. 

Is smoking permitted at the fair? 

The Bedford Moose Lodge is a smoke free facility therefore smoking is not permitted. 

Are strollers or wagons permitted on the grounds? 

Yes, strollers and wagons are welcome at the fair. However, please be mindful that strollers or wagons will need to be able to be hauled on shuttle buses.