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Pennsylvania Farm Show 2017 Schedule
      January 7 - 14, 2017


Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center
        2300 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg PA.

2017 Arena Schedule (tentative)
Monday - January 9, 2017
Career and AG Education Day

Large Arena
8:00 am. - PA State FFA Assn. Convention set-up
2:00 pm. - PA State FFA Assn. Convention
6:45 p.m. - Square Dance Parade
7:00 pm. - Square Dance

Equine Arena
8:00 am. - Open Beef Angus, Simmental, Hereford and Limousin Judging
4:30 pm. - Beef Supreme Champion
6:00 pm. - 8:00 pm. - Mini Horse Pull

Small Arena
8:00 am. - Jr. Mkt Swine
3:30 pm. - Grand Champion Jr. Mkt Swine
5:30 pm. - Historic Leadline



2017 Farm Show Schedule
Monday - January 9, 2017

8:00 am. - Junior Market Swine Classes & Showmanship - SA
8:00 am. - Open Beef Cattle Judging: Angus, Limousin - Ring 1 - Hereford, Ring - 2 Simmental - EA
8:30 am. - 4:00 pm. - Agricultural Education Demonstration - LFS
9:00 am. - Ag Ed 101: Agriculture Education Demonstrations - WEH

9:00 am. - 5:00 pm. - AgExplorer Stations Open - EC
9:00 am. - 5:00 pm. - Know Your Farmer Exhibit - M
9:00 am. - 5:00 pm. - Farm-To-Shelf Exhibit - WEH
9:00 am. - 5:00 pm. - Family Living Demonstrations - M

10:00 am. - Ag Ed 101: Agriculture Education Demonstrations - WEH
10:00 am. - PA Blacksmith Demonstration - M
11:00 am. - Ag Ed 101: Agriculture Education Demonstrations - WEH
11:00 am. - Maple Production Demonstration by the PA Maple Syrup Producers - CCS



11:00 am. - Carving Spoons/Spurtles Demonstration - M
12:00 pm. - Ag Ed 101: Agriculture Education Demonstrations - WEH
12:00 pm. - 2:00 pm. “Make It and Take It” - M
12:00 pm. - Cooking Demonstration by Kathryn Long, RDN, LDN, and Erin Long, MS, RDN, LDN, Healthy Living Coordinator for Weis Markets, Inc. - CCS

12:00 pm. - AgriMagic - MS2
1:00 pm. - Ag Ed 101: Agriculture Education Demonstrations - WEH
1:00 pm. - Cooking Demonstration by Mrs. Frances Wolf, First Lady of Pennsylvania and Barry Crumlich, Executive Chef at the Pennsylvania’s Governor’s Residence - CCS
2:00 pm. - Ag Ed 101: Agriculture Education Demonstrations - WEH

2:00 pm. - Pennsylvania State FFA Association Convention - LA
2:00 pm. - Cooking Demonstration by Andrew Lookenbill, Bakery Field Specialist for Weis Markets, Inc. - CCS
2:00 pm. - AgriMagic - MS2
2:00 pm. - Gourd Society Demonstration - M



3:00 pm. - Animals 101: Biosecurity and Animals in Agriculture by Dr. David Wolfgang, Bureau of Animal Health, PDA - WEH
3:00 pm. - Woodcarver Demonstration by Chris Lubkemann - M
3:00 pm. - Cooking Demonstration by Robert Dacko, Food Service Specialist for Weis Markets, Inc. - CCS
3:30 pm. - Grand Champion Junior Market Swine - SA

4:00 pm. - Animals 101: Walking on your Finger Tip by Dr. David Wolfgang, Bureau of Animal Health, PDA - WEH
4:00 pm. - AgriMagic - MS2
4:00 pm. - Cooking Demonstration by David Santucci, Regional Sales Manager at Country Fresh Mushrooms - CCS
4:30 pm. - Supreme Champion Beef - EA

5:00 pm. - Animals 101: Skulls and Teeth by Dr. David Wolfgang, Bureau of Animal Health, PDA - WEH
5:00 pm. - Cooking Demonstration by Chef Instructor Mike Ditchfield and Students from the Pennsylvania College of Technology - CCS
5:30 pm. - Historic Leadline - SA
6:00 pm. - Honey Extraction Demonstration by the Pennsylvania State Beekeepers Association - CCS

6:00 pm. - 8:00 pm. - Mini Horse Pull - EA
6:45 pm. - Square Dance Parade - LA
7:00 pm. - Technology 101: Drones in Agriculture by Albert Sarvis, Harrisburg University - WEH
7:00 pm. - 9:00 pm. - Square Dance Contest & Exhibition - LA


  Pennsylvania Farm Show 2017

  • Jan. 7 - Saturday     • Jan. 8 - Sunday

  • Jan. 9 - Monday     • Jan. 10 - Tuesday

  • Jan. 11 - Wed.     • Jan. 12 - Thursday

  • Jan. 13 - Friday     • Jan. 14 - Saturday




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