It is that time of year when the County Fairs bring in the tastes and sounds of summer. Whether you enjoy the many fair foods, live entertainment, carnival rides and games, tractor pulls, horse races, farm animals or just hanging out with friends, the fair will have something for everyone.
Listing of County Fairs:
Clinton County Fair: July 9-16, 8 a.m.- 11 p.m. http://www.clintoncountyfair.org Clinton County Fairgrounds, 958 W. Main St., Wilmington. $6 admission.
Logan County Fair: July 11-17, 7:30 a.m.- 11 p.m. http://www.logancountyfair.org Logan County Fairgrounds, 301 E. Lake Ave., Bellfountaine. $6 admission for ages 10 and older, free for children 9 and younger.
Warren County Fair: July 19-23, 8 a.m.-11:30 p.m. http://www.warrencountyfair.org Warren County Fairgrounds, 655 N. Broadway St., Lebanon. $8 admission for 13 and older, free for children 12 and younger.
Clark County Fair: July 22-29, 8 a.m.- 11 p.m. http://www.clarkcoag.com -County Fairgrounds, 4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield. $8 admission for individuals 36 inches or taller. July 25 only, $10 includes rides.
Butler County Fair: July 24-30, 8 a.m.- 11 p.m. http://www.butlercofair.com Butler County Fairgrounds, 1715 Fairgrove Ave., Hamilton. $6 admission for adults, $1 admission for ages 6-12 and 62 and older. See website for additional pricing for special events.
Shelby County Fair: July 24-30, 7 a.m.- 11 p.m. http://www.shelbycountyfair.com/index.php Shelby County Fairgrounds, 655 S. Highland Ave., Sidney. $8 admission for individuals 36 inches or taller, includes rides.
Preble County Fair: July 30 – August 6, 9 a.m.- 10 p.m. http://www.preblecountyfair.org Preble County Fairgrounds, 722 S. Franklin St., Eaton. $6 admission for adults, free for children 12 and younger.
Greene County Fair: July 21 – August 6, 8 a.m.- 10 p.m. http://www.greenecounty.com/fair.html Greene County Fairgrounds, 120 Fairground Rd., Xenia. $5 admission for adults, free for children 9 and younger with paying adult.
Champaign County Fair: August 5-12, 8 a.m.-11 p.m. http://www.champaigncountyfair.com Champaign County Fairgrounds, 384 Park Ave., Urbana. $7 admission.
Montgomery County Fair: August 31 – September 5, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. http://www.montcofair.com Montgomery County Fair, 1043 S. Main St., Dayton. $5 admission, free for children 6 and younger with paying adult.
Enjoy your summer.