Events Schedule

Special Sponsored Days

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Carnival Midway

Our Carnival  Midway has over 30 rides for kids of all ages.  With Daily wristbands and the ever popular Mega Ride Pass, we have the best carnival ride value in the area.  To purchase your Mega Ride Pass, or to check out the daily Wristband prices, just go to the Carnival Page!

Horse Shows

Watch the free horse shows or other livestock shows and learn more about them in out livestock barns.  Our horse shows feature on of the best Draft Horse shows in the area.

Grandstand

Our exciting grandstand motorsports shows include the popular Monster Trucks, Mud Drags, Demo Derby and Tractor Pull

Exhibits

Whatever your interest, you can find information and exhibits from Quilting to Beef, Photography to Woodworking or Zucchini to Roses in our large exhibit building and livestock barns!

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Scheduled Events

To download and view the  entire events schedule you will need Adobe Accrobat get it for free here Adobe Reader

Download and view the completed schedule of the Lake County Fair in PDF format  (Available soon!)

Special Days and Schedule Highlights

  • Everyday at the fair: 
    • Free Entertainment
    • Huge Carnival
    • Free Horse Shows
    • Free Petting Zoo
    • Free Racing Pig Shows
    • Free Kid Bucks Shows
    • Contests for Kids
    • Exhibit Buildings
    • Farm Animals
    • Great Food
  • Thursday, August 6:  Preview Night
  • Friday, August 7:
    • Truck and Tractor Pull in the Grandstand
  • Saturday, August 8:
    • The Times Day
    • Truck and Tractor Pull in the Grandstands
    • Bean Spitting Contest
  • Sunday, August 9:
    • Monster Trucks in the Grandstand
    • Free Covered Wagon Rides
    • Zucchini Zoo Contest
  • Monday, August 10
    • Senior Citizens Day
    • Monster Trucks in the Grandstand
    • Free Covered Wagon Rides
    • Apple Peeling Contest
  • Tuesday, August 11
    • Pepsi Family Value Day
      • Bring in 150 empty Pepsi or Crush product cans and receive a FREE afternoon wristband!
    • Free Fireworks Show
    • Bloomin' Kids Contest
    • Pedal Pull
  • Wednesday, August 12
    • Supercross in the Grandstand
    • 4-H Horse Show
  • Thursday, August 13
    • Supercross in the Grandstand
    • Crop Creations Contest
    • Draft Horse Show
    • Pie Eating Contest
  • Friday, August 14
    • Mud Drags in the Grandstand
    • Hot Dog Eating Contest
    • Western Horse Show
    • Paper Airplane Contest
  • Saturday, August 15
    • Post Tribune Day
    • Demo Derby in the Grandstands
    • Frog Jump Contest
  • Sunday, August 16
    • Demo Derby in the Grandstands
    • Hot Wheels Racing
    • Western Horse Show

 

South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority          Illini Hi-Reach      

 Franciscan Alliance The Times   Lakeshore Public Media   M J Electric 

     Strack & Vantil Christenson   Family Flyer  Northwes Indiana Landscapers Assn.

  Post Tribune  ffc Fencing  Pepsi   Rail Cats  Blade Cutters

   IU Northwest    Standard Bank      

These sponsors help to make the various attractions at the Lake County Fair possible.

If you would like to become a part of the Lake County Fair sponsor family, click here!

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