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Union County Fair

Entertainment - Food - Community

The Union County Fair has been going strong for 140 years.  The Fair has and will always be a place for people to come visit and enjoy the Southern Illinois atmosphere.  From the carnival rides, to the grandstand events, to the livestock shows, to the food....there is something for everyone here!!

Ranch Rodeo

Entertainment for the whole family.  This non-stop action event will keep the whole family on the edge of their seat.  If you like will love this ranch rodeo!

Gaited & Western Horse Show

A horse show of horse shows!  The gaited and western horse show showcases some of the best show horses in the region.

Pet Parade

Gather up your best pet and come show us how pretty it is!

Community Worship Service

Come join us for community worship in the grandstands this Sunday.

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Queen Pageant

This event has been a long standing tradition for the fair.  Come out and watch our community's young ladies compete for the Union County Fair Queen title.

Junior Tractor Operators Contest
This event is a regular crowd pleaser.  Its a great time to come watch our young men and women show us how a tractor should be operated. 
Harness Racing

A tradition that keeps going strong.  A great time for the entire family!

Truck Pull

Come watch the fun and exciting times of truck pulling!  You can even come enter the event yourself!!

Tractor and Truck Pull

If you like tractor pulls then you will love this event!!

Championship Rodeo

The Whippoorwill Rodeo Company puts on a great rodeo!  Get ready to see some barrel racing, roping, broncs, and bulls!!

Demolition Derby

Always a crowd favorite and definitely a great way to end the fair.  Its never a dull moment when you have cars going full throttle!  Did we mention there are 2 nights of it also!!!

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