2016 Contests



Enter any WILDLIFE into this year's contest and receive one free admission to the 2016 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 $100,

Fan Favorite (judged on the number of tickets placed in box Tues-Sat) Prize $50

1st~$35, 2nd~$25, and 3rd~$15 .



 1/4 Scale Tractor Pull

October 8, 1pm





4-H Talent Show
Thursday Oct 6, 2016

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.


Cooperative Sponsor



2016 Sponsors

Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative


Beetoobi IT Solutions logo

Glerin Business Resources logo


Spaulding Equipment Co


American National Bank


Franklin's Garage Inc


Sears of South Boston


Fuqua Logging


Halifax Insurance


Pacific Headwear


Clayton Homes of South Boston




Bridgeview Carts and Trailers


 Farm Bereau


Dejarnette Insurance Agency, Inc. 

DPC Pawn & Gun Shop


First Piedmont Co-Op


Oval Engineering


Dairy Express


Team Nurse


Comfort System USA


Hite Insurance


Old 360 Diner

H & M Logging

Abbott Farm Supply

KR Snead Trucking

Reiter & Reiter


Ratliff Service Center/LC Tractors



James River Equipment


True Value


Benchmark Community Bank


Arrow Home Inspection &

      Arrow Electrical


Halifax Homes Inc.


Foster Fuels