Welcome to the Howard County Fair!
Celebrating 75 Years!
August 8th - 15th, 2020
Dates & Times:
August 8th - 10th, 2020
Daily Hours: 8AM - 11PM
75th Annual Howard County Fair Schedule of Events and 2020 Fair Brochure coming Spring 2020. 2019 Schedule and brochure are available as examples.
Click Here to download sections of the 2019 fair book
* the 75th annual fair book Coming in spring of 2020!
10 years and up:
$7 - WEEKEND/SAT (8/3), SUN (8/4), & SAT(8/10)
MONDAY through FRIDAY
$5 before 5PM
$7 from 5PM - 11PM
Seniors, 62 years & up:
Children under 10 years:
Season Pass: $25
Armed Forces Day - First Sat. (8/3): Valid Military I.D. gets you in FREE all day (Includes Spouse & Children Under 18)
Senior Day - Tues. (8/6): 62 & Older enter FREE all day
** 2019 Fair information found below is available as and example. 75th Annual Fair information coming Spring 2019.
* Results will be posted by end of Fair Week.
Amusement Rides & Games:
Mon. (8/10), Tues. (8/11), Wed. (8/12), Thurs. (8/13) and Fri. (8/14):
2:00pm – 11:00pm
Saturdays (8/8 & 8/15) & Sun. (8/9):
12:00pm – 11:00pm
“Kids and Critters” (Located in Barn 6) Barn Hours:
9:30am - 2pm and 5pm - 8:30pm
(CLOSED DAILY FROM 2pm - 5pm)
Pig Races - DAILY Noon, 3pm, 6pm, & 8pm
Bingo Hall - Opens Daily at 6pm
Pony Rides - 10am- 10pm
AG Displays - DAILY
Farm Produce - DAILY
Saturday Pay-One-Price (POP)
Both Saturdays (8/8 & 8/15)!
Purchased between 12pm-4pm: $18
Purchased between 4pm-8pm: $23
(Good All Day until Closing)
Sun. (8/9)/Mon. (8/10)/ Wed. (8/12)/Fri. (8/14) POP: $20
Tues. (8/11) POP $12
Thurs. (8/13) “Dollar RideDay”: Rides $1 Each All Day
(Minimum purchase of $10.00)
Rules & Regulations
Alcoholic beverages and controlled substances are prohibited. Approved vendors are an exception.
No pets permitted on the Fairgrounds except guide & service animals and animals being exhibited.
No balloons in buildings
No public demonstrations
Additional special regulations available for download here.
** FAIR SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Please refer to this website for latest listing of fair events, times, and locations.
**Exhibit Buildings will be closed during entry & judging on Saturday, August 8th, 2020. The Home Arts Building will be closed all day on Saturday, August 8th, 2020, and will open to the public on Sunday, August 9th, 2020.