“I wanna pet that pig,” a young person says at the petting zoo during the 2017 Fall Festival at the Monroe County Fairgrounds.Toby Otto, left, and Spencer Jarrett, right work an antique corn sheller during the 2017 Fall Festival at the Monroe County Fairgrounds.The judges sample some delicious soups during the annual chili cook-off at the 2017 Fall Festival at the Monroe County Fairgrounds.

5th Annual Monroe County Fall Festival

October 13th & 14th, 2018 Schedule of Events

Saturday, October 13th

9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m Petting Zoo & Pony Rides

9:00 a.m 5K Walk/Run

9:00 a.m Ohio Valley Cattlemen Association Beef Show

9:00 a.m Hillbilly Tractor Ride

10:00 a.m. Antique Tractor Pull

11:00 a.m. Chili Contest Judging

11:00 a.m. Almost Famous, (Pavilion)

12 Noon Antique Auction (Rabbit Barn)

12 Noon - 2:00 p.m. The Balloon Man

1:00 p.m. Pie Baking Contest Judging

1:00 p.m. Horseshoe Tournament

1:30 p.m. Almost Famous

2:30 p.m. Barbecue Ribs Contest

3:30 p.m. Parade

4:30 p.m. Pie Auction (Announcers Stand) 

5:00 p.m. Truck & Tractor Pull ($10 Admission)


Sunday, October 14th

8:30 a.m. Church Service (Coulson Building)

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Petting Zoo & Pony Ride

11 a.m.. Pork Chop Dinner (Coulson building)

1:00 p.m. Suburban Tractor Speed Pull

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. The Balloon Man

12:00 Noon - 4:00 p.m Antique/Classic Car Show

1:30 p.m. Royal Blues Band

3:00 p.m. Pet Parade (Pavilion)

(lineup at Arts & Crafts building)

Saturday & Sunday Attractions: 

Antique Tractors, Corn Grinding, Food Vendors, 

Quilt Display, Craft Vendors, A&M Games

Chain Saw Artist- Michael Warren (Sunday Only)

• Free Admission • Free Parking • Camping Available •



For Event Information Call:

740-926-1466   or   740-458-1694

Pie, Chili & Rib Contest Guidelines:

Entries may be dropped off at the Coulson Building until 30 minutes prior to the judging time listed in the schedule. Pies must be made from scratch. Pies in non-disposable pie plates will be disqualified. No store bought crust or pie fillings 

allowed! Pies will be auctioned off at the pulling track before the truck pull and will benefit “Hookin’ for Hope.”

Prizes for the chili, pie, and ribs contests are:

1st Place - $100.00

2nd Place - $50.00

3rd Place - $25.00 

Fresh corn meal will be for sale.

Car Show:

Registration for car show begins at 11:30 a.m. 

Dash plate to first 40 entries. No entry fee. 

Sponsored by McDonald’s of Woodsfield. 

50/50 drawing

Truck and Tractor Pull:

Truck and tractor pull admission is $10.00. 

Age 2 and under free. Pony rides are free.


To view or add items to Antique Auction, contact

Monroe County Historical Society.



Smithberger Realty, LLC.  •  Lashley Tractor Sales

ICR Rental  •  Southeastern Equipment  •  Joe’s Tire

Dennis Miller Doors & Windows

Hannibal Professional Building  •  Grisell Funeral Homes    Baker & Sons Equipment  •  Woodsfield Dairy Queen

Barnesville/Woodsfield Vet  •  William Knox, CPA

Caldwell Redi-Mix Co.  •  Virgil Hamilton, Nationwide Agent

Bayer Heritage Federal Credit Union

Francis Paulus Insurance Agency

Pat Marcum, Discovery Toys

Uncle Dan’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream, LLC  


We welcome any business or organization that 

wants to be in the parade on Saturday.