2016 Contests



Enter any WILDLIFE into this year's contest and receive one free admission to the 2017 fair!

There will be a nightly random drawing and two drawings on Saturday. Prizes to be announced!

The categories for judging are Best in Show with a prize of $50 + Ribbon

Fan Favorite (judged on the number of tickets placed in box Tues-Sat) Prize to be announced



 1/4 Scale Tractor Pull

October 7, 1pm





4-H Talent Show
 Saturday Oct 7, 2017

The 4-H Talent Show is returning to the Halifax County Fair. Youth ages 9-18 are encouraged to participate. Categories include: vocal, instrumental, dance, drama, variety, and combination. Tryouts will be held in the Halifax Co. High School auditorium. Tryouts will be judged using the score sheet for 4-H Share-The-Fun however, the show itself will not be held as a competition.   Registration forms may be picked up at the Halifax VCE office and are due back by . For more information e-mail sonyaf@vt.edu or call at (434) 476-2147.



If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistance or accommodations, please notify the Halifax Extension Office at 434/476-2147 one week prior to this event. Extension is a joint program of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and state and local governments. Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


2017 Sponsors

Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative


arrow electrical

2016 Foster Fuels logo 72ppi 

Beetoobi IT Solutions logo






Spaulding Equipment Co


Clayton Homes of South Boston


Bridgeview Carts and Trailers


American Nation Bank


True Value


Dejarnette Insurance Agency, Inc. 

DPC Pawn & Gun Shop


Oval Engineering


Team Nurse


Comfort System USA


Old 360 Diner

Abbott Farm Supply



Reiter & Reiter


Halifax Homes


H & M Logging


KR Snead Trucking


Lendmark Financial Services


Benchmark Community Bank


Bo's Hydraulics


Franklin's Garage


JW Shelton


Dairy Express