New Jersey State Fair
Sussex County Farm & Horse Show

Competitor and Exhibitor Information

The Fair is proud to present a wide variety of exhibitors representing agriculture, technology, livestock, entertainment, art, and much more! Please find below a series of documents that can help you through this process, including rules, regulations, entry forms, and more. Click on the name of a category below to access a PDF file containing information regarding your event. Files are currently being uploaded to the website. For any questions, contact The Fairgrounds office at 973-948-5500 or email us.


Attention Exhibitors: Click the link below to access the online entry forms for 2018



Click the link below to visit the official Creative Arts for Home & Hobby Division website





Click on the links below to download forms/documents



Agriculture & Animals


Online Registration is not available for Agricultural contests in 2018. Please click on the links below to download forms/documents


2018 Rules & Regulation Forms:




2017 Rules, Regulation Forms & Results:


Flower & Garden Expo

Click here for the 2017 Flower Show Lecture Schedule


4H results


Home & Hobby

Lots to see! 4-H club booths, 4-H entries, baking, canning, handcrafts, quilts, art, photography, honey, chili contest, cheesecake contest, wine, beer, cookies, cupcake decorating, gingerbread building, blueberry, wine, beer, and doll lookalike.

  • Kids' Cupcake Decorating and Doll & Me LookalikeBlue RibbonResults

  • Speed Crochet and Chopstick KnittingBlue RibbonResults

  • Chili Contest Blue RibbonResults

  • Canning Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Crafts Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Domino Sugar Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Honey Show Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Baking Show Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Gingerbread and Family Favorites Cookie Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Home and Hobby Awards Blue RibbonResults

  • Blueberry, King Arthur Flour and Cheesecake Exhibits Blue RibbonResults

  • Jerky and Sausage Exhibits Blue RibbonResults


Art Show


Horse Show

Classes every day, American Quarter Horse Show Association classes [8/5-7] and Sussex County Horse Show classes [8/8-14]

Blue Ribbon Click here for Results


Other Events


2017 Fiddler Contest - Sunday, August 6, Kids: 3:00 pm / Adults: 4:00 pm in the Livestock Show Pavilion


2017 Lumberjack Competition - Sponsored by Stihl & Montague Tool and Die, Saturday, August 5, at 6:00 pm in the Livestock Show Pavilion.   Blue Ribbon Results


2017 Sussex County’s Got Talent … in the Performing Arts Tent, Saturday, August 12.

Email completed entry form to - Telephone 973-948-5500.  Rules & Entry Form Blue Ribbon Results


Demolition Derby on Sunday, August 6, and Monday, August 7, from 6 pm - 10 pm. Admission for the Derby is $13 for reserve and $11 for general in addition to admission. Tickets are available online and at the Ticket Office on the Fairgrounds during business hours. Click here to download the 2017 Entry Form & Rules.


TRACTOR/TRUCK PULLS - Registration in pits on Saturday, August 12. For questions, please visit


Tractor Pull Classes - 11:00am                                 

  • Farm Stock 4500                                                           

  • Farm Stock 5500                                                                       

  • Farm Stock 7500

  • Farm Stock 9500

  • 5500 Hot Stock


Tractor/Trucks - 7:00pm

  • Street Legal 6500

       4x4 Trucks

  • St. Legal 8500


       4x4 Trucks

  • 7000 Daily Driver

       Farm Stock 11,500

       Farm Stock 13,500

       6200 Pro Street Trucks

       Hot Stock 6000

       2.5 4x4 Diesel, 8000


Mud Bog on Sunday, August 13, from noon - 4 pm. 2017 Rules, Regs & Entry Form Entry Deadline: August 2


Peter’s Valley Day with Juried Craftsman


Robotics - Check out what the Robots of 2017 are doing!