Quadstate 2022

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$35 – $65

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Location

Miami County Fairgrounds

650 North County Road 25A

Troy, OH 45373

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The Southern Ohio Forge and Anvil (SOFA) Quadstate Roundup is the largest blacksmith annual gathering in the United States.

About this event

Quadstate includes three days of demonstrations and tailgate sales of all types of blacksmith related items. It is held annually the fourth weekend of September at the home of SOFA on the Miami County fairgrounds in Troy, Ohio and includes camping and food on site.

Highlights:

Friday:

12:00 PM - Preparation and Tailgate Sales

  • Experience the largest gathering of blacksmiths in the US!
  • If you need something for blacksmithing and you can’t find it at the QuadState tailgate sales, it dosn’t exist!

6:00 PM – Opening Ceremony and Friday Night Event

  • Opening Ceremony and Introduction of Demonstrators
  • Friday Night Event: Hocking College Farrier Science Program Demonstration

Saturday

9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon & 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Concurrent Demonstrations:

  • Bill Wiggins - Bladesmithing
  • Mark Ling - Tooling
  • Richard Sullivan - Gunsmith
  • Paul Garrett - Traditional
  • Ben Beckett - Contemporary
  • Blacksmith Club/Guild Demo
  • Southern Illinois University - Blacksmith Hands-on Demo

See QuadState 2022 Booklet or on the SOFA QuadState website for more information about each demonstrator and their demonstration.

5:30 PM - Auction (Site D)

7:30 PM - Forging Competition

Tailgate Sales Open All Day

Gallery Open for viewing - 8am-5pm & 8:30-10pm

Sunday

8:45 AM - Presentation of Awards and Prizes

9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

  • Concurrent Demonstrations Continued from Saturday for the following:
    • Bill Wiggins - Bladesmithing
    • Mark Ling - Tooling
    • Richard Sullivan - Gunsmith
    • Ben Beckett - Contemporary
    • Blacksmith Club/Guild Demo
    • Southern Illinois University - Blacksmith Hands-on Demo

Tailgate Sales Open until Noon

See QuadState 2022 Booklet or on the SOFA QuadState website for Additional Info

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