The number of competitors, competition entries, rides and hungry and thirsty people at this year’s State Fair of Virginia increased over those of the 2018 fair.
Christopher T. Chenery will be inducted into the National Racing Hall of Fame for his work founding Meadow Stable in Caroline County and establishing bloodlines that produced the legendary Triple Crown champion Secretariat.
The recently announced Secretariat Heritage Center will get off to a running start on May 4.
Many competition results from the 2018 State Fair of Virginia are available online.
From the moment the front gate opens on Sept. 28, Virginia agriculture will be in the spotlight at this year’s State Fair of Virginia.