PA Fair Harness Horsemen's Association

Annual meeting is scheduled for Saturday, January 20, 2024 at 2:30 pm Omni Bedford Springs Inn 2138 US 220 Business Bedford, PA 15522


All participants in Pennsylvania fairs and one or two-day Harness racing events must be licensed by the State Horse Racing Commission’s Bureau of Standardbred Racing. Participants (owners, trainers, and drivers) must all be members of both PHHA (Pennsylvania Harness Horsemen’s Assn.) and PFHHA (Pennsylvania Fair Harness Horsemen’s Assn.) in order to be covered for any sulky damage that occurs while participating at the events included in this book. Excerpt from 2023 Guide, page 2

A Bit of Background

The Association was formed to promote the sport of harness racing in general, but in particular, the sport of harness racing at PA Fairs and any other racing events as sanctioned by the PA Horse Racing Commission. Additionally, the purpose is to promote the best interests of its members, as well as horsemen in general, and their horses.


June 25-26 Butler Fair 1pm
June 29-30 Stoneboro 2day * 3pm
July 5-6 Crawford County 2day * 4pm 7/5, 1pm 7/6
July 10-11 Lycoming Fair 4pm
July 14-17 Clearfield Fair 1pm 7/14-15, 5:30pm 7/16
July 18-19 Bedford Fair 3pm
July 30-31 Bedford 2day * 3pm
Aug. 2-3 Wayne/Honesdale 2day * 1pm
Aug. 7-8 Wayne County/ Honesdale Fair 4pm 8/7, 1pm 8/8
Aug. 11-12 Washington/Arden Fair 10am 8/11, 11am 8/12
Aug. 14-15 Dayton Fair Noon 8/14, 5pm 8/15
Aug. 15-16 Somerset Fair 2pm 8/15, Noon 8/16
Aug. 17-18 Crawford County Fair 1pm
Aug. 22-23 Indiana Fair 2pm
Aug.26-27 Erie/Wattsburg Fair 2pm
Aug. 29-30 Stoneboro Fair 5pm 8/29, Noon 8/30
Sept. 6-7 Gratz 2day * Noon
Sept. 15-16 Gratz Fair Noon
Sept. 20-21 Bloomsburg Fair 11am
Oct. 11 Fair finals at Meadows 5pm