County fairs are a staple of summertime fun, and it looks like the 2022 summer fair season is back to normal!
You can expect full county fairs with all the rides, food, competitions, concerts, and more. We’ve missed them so much, we may need to hit a few counties!
As always, details can change last minute due to public health orders, so check links before you plan to attend.
County Fairs in Central Ohio
If you are willing to drive outside of Columbus, you can still get your fair fries, lemon shake-ups, and deep fried everything. Check the links to see most current details.
Pickaway County Fair: June 18-25, 2022
Madison County Fair: July 9-16, 2022
Franklin County Fair: July 18-24, 2022
Union County Fair, Marysville: July 24-July 30, 2022
Knox County Fair: July 24-July 30, 2022
Ohio State Fair: July 27 – August 7, 2022
Hartford Fair Licking County: August 7-13, 2022. The “biggest little fair in the world”.
Gate Admission: $8.00
Senior Citizen’s Day: $3.00, Monday from 7 am – 4 pm
Veteran’s Day: $3.00, Monday from 7 am – 4 pm
Children 7 & under: FREE
Weekly Pass: $45.00
Grandstand and bleacher seats are FREE.
See more details on the FB page.
Delaware County Fair: September 17-24, 2022. The Little Brown Jug on September 22. The fair is always preceded by the All Horse Parade, so mark your calendar for all events at the link.
Fairfield County Fair: October 9-15, 2022. The Fairfield County Fair is known as The Last and Best of the Season. It offers a variety of attractions including bull riding, truck & tractor pull, horse pull, demolition derbies, mule races and harness racing. There is also a large assortment of exhibits and rides for all ages. Follow along on FB.
Anyone 10yrs and over : $7.00
Anyone 9yrs and under: free
Strip of 6 admission tickets: $30.00 each