Come Visit Us At Field Day of the Past!

Hours of Carnival Operation:

  • Friday: 12:00pm – 11pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Hours of Show Operation:

  • Show Dates: September 20, 21, 22 2024
  • Gates Open at 8 a.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
  • Arts & Crafts, Exhibits, Demonstrations, and Displays close at 6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday.
  • Truck Pulls: 7 p.m. Friday; 6 p.m. Saturday


$20 on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

$15 for Seniors (65+)

Free for children 12 and younger

Online tickets — $15 Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Block tickets — 10 for $125 can be obtained before the show. Call the office for details. No block tickets will be sold after noon on the Thursday before the show.

Survival Guide

2024 Tips for a Safe Trip! (Coming Summer 2024)

2024 Field Day Of The Past Map (Coming Summer 2024)

2024 Schedule of Events (Coming Summer 2024)

2024 Truck Pull Classes (Coming Summer 2024)

2024 Tractor Pull Classes and Rules

The 2024 Tractor Pull will be managed by the Central Virginia Antique Tractor Pulling Association. Registration begins at 8 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday, September 20 and 21 . Pulls begin at 9 a.m. daily. ALL PULLERS WILL PAY THE $20 ADMISSION FEE AT THE GATE, AND THE COST OF ADMISSION WILL BE TAKEN OFF HOOK FEE. TRACTOR PULLERS – PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER ON THE EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION FORM.

For CVATPA safety rules, regulations, and classes, please visit their website.


Parking is free. Please follow the signs in the field off Circle Drive. Handicapped parking will be available off of route 360.


Trams are available to transport visitors from the parking lots to the gates free of charge. 

***Personal Golf Carts, Gators, or other vehicles are not permitted on the grounds per our insurance carrier.  You WILL NOT be able to operate these on the premises. Handicapped Scooter, and motorized wheelchairs are permitted.***


Show Grounds has a multitude of vendors that provide food. Check the Survival Guide for more information.  Only major food vendors are included. 

Alcoholic Beverages cannot be brought onto the Grounds during the Field Day of the Past event.


Field Day of the Past is a pet friendly show. Dogs must be leashed and be current on all vaccinations. Please be kind to other guests by cleaning up after your pet. Also, be aware that there are large crowds, loud noises, children, farm animals, and other dogs in attendance. If you don’t think your dog will be comfortable in this environment, please let them stay at home. We ask that no animals be left in cars.

Hotels and Other Attractions

There are many hotels in the area around the Field Day show grounds. Please use the resources below to find out more information about local accommodations and attractions. 


Amelia Inn & Suites
15181 Patrick Henry Highway
Amelia Court House, VA 23002
(804) 561-4220
4.3 Miles

Quality Inn
419 North Agnew Street
Burkeville, VA 23922
(434) 767-3750
16.9 Miles

Holiday Inn Express (Brandermill)
5030 West Village Green Drive
Midlothian, VA 23112
(804 744-7303
18.7 Miles

Holiday Inn Express (Farmville)
404 Sunchase Blvd
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 392-4040
23.1 Miles

Amelia Family Campground
9720 Military Rd
Amelia Court House, VA 23002
(804) 561-3011
1 Mile

Local Attractions

Amelia County Chamber of Commerce

Crew-Burkville Chamber of Commerce

Heartland Regional Visitor Center
121 E. Third St
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 392-1482