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.

2023 Fair Event Calendar

Date Event Post Time
June 24-25 Butler 2 Day 1.00 PM
June 28-29 Butler Fair 01:00 PM
July 08-09 Erie/Wattsburg 2 Day 02:00 PM
July 12-13 Lycoming Fair 04:00 PM