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Battelle District Fair

Celebrating 96 years!!


Admission to the 2023 Battelle District Fair is an all inclusive price of only

$8.00 for patrons ages 2 and older.

This price includes all rides and all the

stage entertainment. 

To participate in any of the "field" events

-Mechanical Bull Contest

-Greased Pig Contest

-Power Wheels Derby

You will have to pay the entry fee to participate in those events



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About Us

The Battelle District Fair is the oldest running fair in Monongalia County. We are located near the Wadestown Volunteer Fire Department. We have live entertainment, livestock shows, pageants, amusement rides,  great food, and many other events. 

Click on a link above to be taken to that page of our website!!

We will see YOU at the Fair!!

2024 Schedule of Events


**All Entertainment is included with price of admission**

Friday Night



2023 Entertainment Sponsors

Without the great generosity of these businesses our Entertainment Line-up would not be possible

Yellow Ribbon Sponsors


Yellow Ribbon Sponsors


White Ribbon Sponsors

Red Ribbon Sponsor

Blue Ribbon Sponsor

Character Meet & Greet

Located @

the Stage

Come meet your favorite  Characters from the popular kids show Paw Patrol as well as Bluey and Bingo!!

2nd Annual 
Mechanical Bull Competition


Greased Pig Contest

Power Wheels Racing

Registration @ 
Racing @ 

Let's Go Racin'

All things Pageant


We are excited to announce that all the Battelle District Queen applications are online this year!

These pageants are for those in the Mason-Dixon attendance area and those with ties to the fair and community 


This is the form for the following children’s pageants held on July 11. Deadline for entries is May 20, 2024.  

Payment is non-refundable.


Toddler Miss (NEW!!) ages walking to 3 years.

Tiny Miss ages 4-5 years

Little Miss ages 6-8 years

Pre-Teen ages 9-12 years

To Sign up for Toddler Miss, Tiny Miss, Little Miss, and Pre-Teen,

simply click the red sign up button below to be redirected to the sign up form

We are excited to announce that this year all our pageant applications are online!!!

Here is the link for our Miss Battelle and our Teen Miss divisions.  

-Pageant date is July 10, 2024.  

-Deadline to apply is May 20, 2024.  

-All payments are non-refundable unless you win a Fairs and Festivals title prior to our fair

To Sign up for Teen Miss or Muss Battelle

simply click the yellow sign up button below to be redirected to the sign up form

For More information or to sign up for one of the 6 Battelle District Fair Queen's Pageant please contact our Pageant Director 

Betty Huggins @ 304-662-6432 or via Facebook Messenger @


Past Fair Queens

1951 - Arlene  (Haught) Donaldson      

1952 - Virginia Barr

1953 - Twyla (Conaway) Sanders

1954 -   Karen (Lemley)   Haught

1955 -   Marian (Wise) King

1956 - Barbara (Michael) Shriver

1957 - Janet (Price) Garrison

1958 - Sherri (Greene) Haught

1959 - Martha Kerr

1960 - Nola (Park) Chisler 

1961 - Judy (Haught) Tucker

1962 - Sharon (White) Bartholomew

1963 - Mary Jane (Jones) Thrall

1964 - Sue (Statler) Fluharty

1965  - Twyla (Miller) Chisler

1966 - Virginia (Cowell) Brookover

1967 - Nancy (Cummings) Eddy

1968 - Brenda (Hockenberry) Michael

1969 - Carol (Kennedy) Copeland

1970 - Nancy (Hennen) Haddix

1971 - Jackie (Russell) Moore

1972 - Paula (Harker) O'Neal

1973 - Crystal (Toothman) Retton

1974 - Penny (Ammons) Cross

1975 - Beth (Haught) Stiles

1977 - Becky (Spragg) Matheny

1978 - Roxie Wagner

1979 - Debra (Hibbs) Kerr

1980 - Mary Ann (Estle) Mullenax

1981 - Vernita (Brewer) Ronk

1982 - Cindy (Clark) Oswalt

1983 - Pam Pethtel

1984 - Pam (Shriver) Zadrozny

1985 - Becky (Roush) King

1986 - Jeannie (Chisler) Thomas

1987 - Pat (Conner) Barr

1988 - Kristy (Gallagher)  Joyce

1989 -  Denise (Thomas) Casino

1990 - Wendy (Wade) Clovis

1991 - Chelsa (Clovis) Kolb

1992 - Lisa (Clark) Dyer

1993 - Jamie (Walker) Hardin

1994 - Larissa (Fordyce) Richards

1995 - Alison (Stuzen) Hall

1997 - Tracey (Tuttle) Wade

1998 - Heather McVay

1999 - Kesha Smith

2000 - Kylie (Huggins) Reesman

2001 - Jessica Fordyce

2002 - Hannah (Christian) Broadwater

2003  - Brandi (Marshall) Mills

2004  - Heather (Hennan) Swiger

2005 - Jessica Gum

2006 - Kelly Anderson

2007 - Lucinda Friend

2008 - Chelsi (Wade) Greco

2009 - Danielle (Eddy) Wilson

2010 - Stachia (Shriver) Barr

2011 - Ashley (Casino) Chisler

2012 - Nicole (Hartley) Tennant

2013 -  Chloe (Smith) Hinkle

2014 - Alexis Eddy

2015 - Faithlynn Walker

2016 - Danielle (Poling) Tennant

2017 - Kaitlyn Tennant

2018- Jaiden Morris

2019 - Alex Shaffer

 2021 - Madeline Van Scyoc  

2022 -  Caitlynn Patterson

2023 - Camren Watson

2024 - ????????????


Fun Time Family Amusements

Rides, Game Trailers, & More food then ever


Parade  Registration

Click on the Link Below to sign up for our parade!!

Fair Raffle

Once Upon A Fairy Tail



Benefits: The Battelle District Fair

Drawing July 13, 2024

At the conclusion of the fair

Includes a 5-day base ticket and a stay at one of Disney’s Value Resort.


Pricing is based on 2 adults and 2 children. Any overages or upgrades can be purchased by the winner. The trip can be booked through Jen Lucy, a certified Disney Vacation Planner. Must be 21 or older to win. The prize is redeemable for a cash value of $4000.00 in leu of taking the Disney Vacation. Airfare and meals are not included. All unsold tickets will become the property of the Battelle District Fair.

The winner must travel between January 1, 2025 – June 30, 2025.


Meet the Directors

President - Pam Foley

Vice President - Tyler McCarty

Secretary - Nikki Mattingly

Treasurer - Kim Sanders

Logan Sanders

JL Tennant

Kylie Barnhart

Bev Van Sycoc

Betty Huggins

John Jones

Kevin Jones

Kristi Chisler

Curt Thomas

Jeremy Clovis

Rod Clovis

Megan Walls

Joey Spears

Nick Long

Carol Miller

Norman Core

Ron "Pete" Ammons

Eric Nestor

Becky King

Contact Us

9743 Mason Dixon Hwy, Wadestown, WV 26590, USA


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