— Mark your calendars and join us for a week of Fun, Food and Fellowship with Friends and Family.
The McClure Bean Soup Festival and Fair offers:
- Bean Soup served daily at 12 Noon.
- Concessions open at 4:00 PM daily.
- Amusements and Midway by GARBRICK’s.
- FREE Admission and FREE Entertainment
- PAID PARKING for a nominal fee.
Click on the blue ribbon to open a PDF of the 2014 Premium Book (updated book coming soon)
Hometown Vietnam Veteran Honors All Veterans
Cloyd Hess III served in 1968-1969 in the Vietnam War as a corporal,
1st Battalion, 4th Marine, 3rd Marine Division. Cloyd received the Vietnamese Cross
of Gallantry. His unit has a memorial at Paris Island which includes his name.
Cloyd has three children, Jared, Gwendolyn, and Tobias; 18 grandchildren, and
7 great-grandchildren. Cloyd and his wife Carol are very active in their church, McClure
First United Methodist. Cloyd and his wife, Carol donate endless hours of volunteer work
to the fair. Cloyd takes care of all the reunions at the fairgrounds, over sees the
“soda stand” and is our Fair Treasurer. You will find him helping in every fundraising
event we have throughout the year. Cloyd would like to take this opportunity to honor
all Veterans by serving 200 free bowls of Bean Soup to the first 200 Veterans.
Please join Cloyd on Wednesday, September 16th beginning at 4:30 p.m. for a bowl of
bean soup and fellowship. Please be sure to bring your ID.
101″ x 112″ Lone Star Quilt.
Hand Quilted by Local Amish Families.
Tickets $2.00/ticket or 3/$5.00
Quilt will be displayed at all Fair Fundraiser Events, McClure Bean Soup Gun Raffle and at the week of the Fair.
For More Information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheila Aucker (570) 765-5831 • Sandra Fisher (717) 543-5467 for details
Proceeds to benefit McClure Bean Soup Festival and Fair Open Show Entries and Pageant Program
New To The Fair? Check out the Visitor Information.
Make sure to visit our McClure Bean Soup Festival and Fair Facebook page.
Congratulations to our 2014 Pageant Winners
Queen – Winner – Michaela Weaver, Runner Up – Adelyn Shiffer
Princess- Winner – Julia Nesbit, Runner Up – Olivia Laub
Little Miss – Winner – Whitney Gudonis, Runner Up – Mackenzie Bilger
Teeny Bean – Winner – Kylie Mitch, Runner Up – Madylin Bilger
In conjunction with the Pageant, the Photogenic competetion was held. Winners are as follows.
Queen – Adelyn Shiffer
Princess – Kaiya Reed
Little Miss – Kylee Sprenkle
Teeny – Cheyenne Hess
Home of the 2014 PA Preferred Chocolate Cake Winner
Congratulations to Clancein Donough
After earning the blue ribbon at the McClure Bean Soup Festival and Fair’s cake contest, he went on to win the PA Preferred Chocolate cake contest at the 98th Pennsylvania Farm Show.