The Stephenson County Fair kicked off Tuesday. Below is a list of what you'll find at the fair throughout the week.
Tuesday (July 9th): Pearl Valley Farms Youth and Family Night; 6:00 PM - Free!
Youth from all over the county enjoy competing in the events of Youth Night. With the Ag Olympics, pig scramble, and chicken scratch, the audience has even more fun watching. Don't miss this free event on our discounted gate admission day.
Wednesday (July 10th): FMX Freestyle Motocross National Championship Series; 7:30 PM - Free!
The Stephenson County Fair Association is offering this event free to all our fair guests to ease the burden to families. We would like our families to be able to enjoy this exciting show with motorbikes flying through the air at no added costs to them once on the fairgrounds
Thursday & Friday (July 11th & 12th): Lucas Oil Midwest Summer National Truck and Tractor Pull; Noon - $5.00 and 6:00 PM - $10.00
Saturday (July 13th): Kellie Pickler; 8:30 PM - Reserved Track Seats - $20.00, General Grandstand Seats - $12.00/$10.00 if purchased in advance.
You will need to get in line early or put your phone on speed dial this year to get those seats close to the stage. The fair office opens and tickets go on sale on Monday, June 10th at 9:00 am. The office is located 2250 South Walnut Road, Freeport, Illinois 61032.
Sunday (July 14th): Demo Derby; 2:00 PM - $10.00
There is free gate admission this year on Sunday and with the prize money increased for the Demo, we are looking forward to another great show.
Free throughout the week: Livestock shows, Home-Ec & 4-H exhibits, Commercial exhibits, Zoli the woodcarver with the woodcarving auction on Saturday at 6:00 PM, and the High Flying Pages - Trapeze Superstars.
The Stephenson County Fair welcomes a brand new carnival this year: Miller Spectacular Show has been the carnival of choice for the DuQuoin State Fair and now they are coming to Freeport. They will be open from 2:00 PM to close everyday! You no longer have to wait to ride until 5:00 PM on Tuesday! Wristbands are good all day, any day for the low cost of $25.00 ($20.00 in advance).
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