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2015 State Fair operating hours

Friday, Sept. 25 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 26 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 27 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 28 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 29 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday,  Sept. 30 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 1 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 2 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 3 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 4 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Note: These are the Ticket Plaza and building hours only; rides will continue to operate for a minimum of one hour after the Ticket Plaza closes, or longer at the discretion of fair management.

Fabulous foods at the 2014 State Fair

New for 2014 – The State Fair Piggyback Burger!

Can’t decide whether you want a burger or a barbecue sandwich? We wouldn’t make you do that!

The new State Fair Piggyback Burger is a 6-ounce beef hamburger topped with pulled pork barbecue and fried onion. Get yours at Fun Time Foods on the Festival Loop!

Festival Loop  Harvest Landing  Farm Bureau Center  
Equine/Livestock Complex  Meadow Pavilion

* New 2014 vendors

An Apple a Day* Apple dumplings, pie, cider, sundaes, lemonade, root beer, drinks
Angel’s Shaved Ice   Shaved ice and flavored lemonade, grilled cheese, french fries
Arnest Seafood Restaurant
  Fish and crab cake sandwiches, fried shrimp, crab chips, crab & corn chowder, hushpuppies, lemonade
Big Kahuna’s Inc. Ice cream; shakes; floats; Belgian waffles; hot pretzels; cinnamon rolls; deep-fried Kool-aid, Oreos, candy bars and Twinkies; drinks
Big Kahuna’s Inc. Chocolate-covered corndog, chocolate-covered cookie dough, bananas on a stick
*Bon Apetite Crab cakes and Mexican food
Buffalo Wild Wings Buffalo wings, fries, drinks
Captain Neill’s Seafood Inc. Lobster rolls, fried oysters, soft-shell crab sandwiches, buffalo shrimp, clam strips, french fries, drinks

Coach’s Coffee Cup Coffee and hot chocolate, hand-dipped ice cream, cones and floats

Country Folks Creamery Boiled and roasted peanuts, roasted corn on the cob, lemonade

Deere Horn’s Homemade Ice Cream Homemade ice cream made with 1.5-horsepower John Deere tractors, sundaes, floats, lemonade, orangeade
Dippin’ Dots Dippin’ Dots ice cream, smoothies, milk shakes, drinks
D & J Concessions State Fair Deep-fried Ham Biscuit; fried pecan, cherry and apple pies; fried cheesecake; fried Twinkies, Ho-Hos, Oreos, candy bars and peanut butter and jelly; fried cheeseburger on a stick, Krispy Kreme, Sloppy Joe

Drury Enterprises Mini donuts; frozen banana on a stick; frozen, chocolate-dipped strawberries
European Foods Fried green tomato sandwich, Reuben sandwiches, pastrami sandwiches, corn dogs
Ford Foods Italian and Polish sausage, hamburgers, hot dogs, foot-longs, drinks
Fun Time Foods State Fair Piggyback Burger, hamburger sliders, garlic fries, fresh-squeezed lemonade
Griffs Catering Inc. Pizza, Stromboli, calzones, soft pretzels, beverages
Griffs Catering Inc. Cheddar nuggets, mozzarella sticks, fried mushrooms, tomato soup

Hog Wild BBQ Pulled pork barbecue sandwiches, platters, turkey legs, hot dogs, roasted corn

Hog Wild BBQ Ribs, pulled chicken
Ice Kreme Mill Ltd. Soft-serve ice cream
Iced Tea Iced Tea
Johnny Nguyen Chicken on a stick, shrimp fried rice, lomein, egg rolls, drinks
K & R Concessions Hot dogs, corn dogs, nachos, french fries, frozen drinks

Mickey Shanks Icee
Moran Concessions Espresso, latte, cappuccino, coffee, hot and iced tea, smoothies, mocktails
O’Brien’s Food Service Italian sausage, Philly cheesesteak, corn dogs, hamburgers, sweet potato fries, steak on a stick, onion rings, turkey legs, fries, brats
Old Texas Soda Co. Flavored soda in 32-ounce stainless steel mug with free refills all day
Papa John’s Pizza
Parnell Foods Inc. Elephant ears, drinks

Pelican Joe’s Mini donuts
Pickle Barrel Sirloin Tips Sirloin tips, red skin potatoes, mushrooms, sweet tea, lemonade
Pickle Barrel Sirloin Tips Deep-fried bubble gum, cookie dough and Reese’s cups, elephant ears

Polar Roller Frozen yogurt, water
Porky’s Barbecued beef/pork/chicken, pork parfait, stuffed potatoes, fried green beans, fried pickles, fried mac & cheese, blooming onion, prime rib
*Rockin’ Rolls Cinnamon Rolls Cinnamon rolls, drinks

Side Walk-Sundae Sundaes, chocolate-covered cheesecake on a stick, frozen chocolate-covered bananas

Side Walk-Sundae Sundaes, chocolate-covered cheesecake on a stick, frozen chocolate-covered bananas
Spaghetti Eddie’s Pizza, spaghetti, stuffed shells, salad, beverages
Smokie Mountain Hillbillie Kettle Korn Kettle corn
Smokie Mountain Hillbillie Kettle Korn Kettle corn
Strates Fine Foods Italian and Polish sausage, Greek food, hamburgers, hot dogs, pastries, drinks

*The Pretzel Lady Hand-rolled pretzels, pretzel dogs, drinks

Triple T Concessions Blooming onion, corn dogs, curly fries, nachos, drinks

Triple T Concessions Italian sausage, hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken tenders, chicken pitas, brats

Uncle Dave’s Kettle Corn Kettle corn

Virginia State University Fried catfish

VT Block & Bridle Club BBQ, rib sandwiches
Wensil’s Concessions Funnel cakes with toppings, fried Oreos, beverages
Wilson Enterprises Funnel cakes, lemonade

Wilson Enterprises Pizza, calzones, tacos, drinks

Wilson Enterprises Pumpkin funnel cakes, elephant ears, deep-fried Oreos, lemonade