Competitive Exhibits

Competitive exhibits are at the heart of the Arlington County Fair providing the opportunity for community members to showcase their own talents and gifts. The 2020 Arlington County Fair’s theme is “Nights, Lights & Bites” to celebrate the magic of this beloved Arlington tradition.

Information and guidelines for each category can be found in the Competitive Exhibits Guide (coming soon).

Competitive Exhibits Registration 
  • Wednesday, August 12, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 13, 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (only for perishable items; Departments I, II, VI, VII)
Awards Ceremony Saturday, August 15, 7:00 p.m. Pick-up Entries
Pick-up Entries 
  • Saturday, August 15, following the Awards Ceremony
  • Sunday, August 16, 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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