The 2016 Western Illinois Fair in Griggsville opened up the county fair season last week. If you missed it, there are plenty of upcoming fairs in the area to attend.

LOCAL COUNTY FAIRS:

  • Schuyler County Fair in Rushville -- June 29 thru July 4
  • Lewis County Fair in Lewistown -- July 6 thru July 9
  • Lee County Fair in Donnellson, Iowa -- July 6 thru July 11
  • Ralls County Junior Fair in Center -- July 9 thru July 12
  • Pike County Fair in Pleasant Hill -- July 12 thru July 16
  • Pike County Fair in Bowling Green -- July 26 thru July 30
  • Clark County Fair in Kahoka -- July 27 thru July 31
  • Adams County Fair in Mendon -- July 27 thru August 2
  • Marion County Fair in Palmyra -- July 30 thru August 6
  • Brown County Fair in Mt. Sterling -- August 2 thru August 7
  • Hancock County Fair in Augusta -- August 31 to September 5

STATE FAIRS:

  • Illinois State Fair in Springfield -- August 11 thru August 21
  • Missouri State Fair in Sedalia -- August 11 thru August 21
  • Iowa State Fair in Des Moines -- August 11 thru August 21