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Plan Your Visit

JULY 26 – 30, 2023

Fair Hours

Wednesday - Saturday

Gates Open

7 am - 9 pm

4-H Exhibits Open

9 am - 9 pm

Sunday

Gates Open

Noon - 8 pm

Carnival Hours

Weather Permitting

Wed - Fri

1 pm - 11 pm

Saturday

Noon - 11 pm

Sunday

Noon - 8 pm

Single Day Admission

Wednesday - Saturday

Ages 5 & younger

Free

Ages 6-12

$5.00

Ages 13 & older

$8.00

Ticket & credit card fees will be applied to online purchases.

Sunday

Ages 5 & younger

Free

Ages 6-12

$2.00

Ages 13 & older

$4.00

Ticket & credit card fees will be applied to online purchases.

This price only includes gate admission for a single day. Carnival wristbands, ride passes and/or grandstand tickets must be purchased separately.

Multi-Day Admission

Wednesday - Sunday

Ages 5 & younger

Free

Ages 6-12

$12.00

Ages 13 & older

$18.00

Ticket & credit card fees will be applied to online purchases.

This price only includes daily gate admission the fair. Carnival wristbands, ride passes and/or grandstand tickets must be purchased separately.

FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Carnival Pricing + Wristband Specials

Fair Admission Specials

Wednesday, July 26

“Pay One Price”  Special
Admission + all day carnival rides for one price.

Children 5 & younger

$18

Ages 6-12

$23

Ages 13 & older

$26

Thursday, July 27

“Young at Heart + Military Veterans Day”
Seniors (60 & older) + veterans get in FREE All day.

“Pack the Bus”
School Supply Donation Day. Admission is $1 at the gate with a qualifying donation.

  • 1 Backpack OR
  • 1 Zippered Binder OR
  • Any 3 sets of the following items:
    •  2-pack of glue sticks
    •  4-pack of highlighters
    •  1 set of Binder Dividers
    •  1 Set Crayola Broad LineMarkers (10 count)
    •  2 ct. 70 Page Wide-Ruled spiral notebooks
    •  1 Standard/Metric 12″ ruler
    •  1 set of colored pencils

Friday, July 28

“Merchant Day”
Kids 6-12 get in to the fair Free until 5:00 pm ALL DAY when you pick up a Children’s Day Pass coupon from one of our merchant sponsors:

  • Country Financial, McLean County Agents
  • McDonald’s
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company
  • Avanti’s Italian Restaurant
  • Carl’s Ice Cream

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Grandstand Entertainment

Carnival Prices + Promotions

Thanks to our Sponsors

Food & Farm Fun Zone Sponsors

Merchant Day Sponsors

Visit these participating local businesses for Merchant Day admission & carnival coupons! Merchant Day is Friday, July 28!