We look forward to seeing you soon at The Granite State Fair in Rochester, NH (formerly The Rochester Fair)!

We would like to thank you for taking the time to read the 2022 Granite State Fair at Rochester Fairgrounds Handbook. Carefully review your favorite department as there have been many updates. Please be sure to register all of your entries before you click “submit”.

New this year! Live Judging!!

Have you ever wondered why one entry received a ribbon compared to another? With live judging, you’ll be able to listen to our judges discuss what makes an entry a winner.

Judging will be as follows:

  • Green Thumb – Thursday 5:00
  • Arts & Crafts – Saturday 12:00
  • All Other – Saturday 2:00
  • Photography – Sunday 12:00
  • Art -Sunday 2:00

Ribbons will be hung within 24 hours of judging.

Take in will be as follows:
Saturday and Sunday, September 11 & 12, 1:00 – 5:00 except Green Thumb, who will accept entries Thursday, September 16, 10:00 – 3:00

There will also be someone in the office on Monday & Tuesday from 1:00 – 3:00

All entries may be picked up Monday, September 27, 1:00 – 5:00

See you at the Fair!

Learn To Submit Entries

Exhibitor Handbook

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Submit Entries

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