Marion County Fair Main Events

The 2017 Marion County Fair dates are July 3 – July 8. The 2016 fair was the 166th fair! The six-day event features livestock shows, horse shows, dog shows, arts and crafts exhibits, evening performances, rodeos, merchant vendors, senior citizens, veterans and kids days, rides and of course the ever popular fair food.


Monday, July 4 – 10:00 pm

Sponsored by:
AAA Marion Auto Group, Verne Hart Insurance, and Bates Amusement Co.

Tough Truck

Tough Truck
Tuesday, July 5 – 7:30 pm

Sponsored by:
United Federal Credit Union, Marion General Hospital Foundation, and
Kingston Residence of Marion

Truck Pull

Truck Pull
Wednesday, July 6 – 7:30 pm
Sponsored by:
Ag Credit Country Mortgages, Pickens Underground Utilities, and Cogburn Electric

NTPA Tractor Pull

Tractor Pull
Thursday, July 7 – 7:30 pm
Sponsored by:
Central Ohio Farmers Co-op, Mathews Auto Group, and POET Biorefining

KOI Drag Racing

Drag Racing
Friday, July 8 – 7:30 pm
Sponsored by:
Johnson Property Services and
Mid-Ohio Energy Cooperative

Derby & Truck Race

Demo Derby
Saturday, July 9 – 7:30 pm

Sponsored by:
Marion County Farm Bureau, JD Equipment,
Custom Agri Systems, and NAPA Auto Parts

2016 Marion County Jr. Fair Livestock Sale

Saturday July 9, 2016
9:00am – 5:00pm (Approximate)
Evers Arena at the Marion County Fairgrounds
The Sale of Champions will begin at 9:00 AM. All Grand, Reserve Champion and Outstanding Exhibitor animals of all seven species will sell first. If you are interested in bidding in the Sale of Champions of any species, be there prior 8:45 AM to register.       read more

*Days and events are subject to change.