Guests for this event must enter the fairgrounds using the west gate
Other Special Events
Carnival by North American Midway Entertainment
1:00pm to Close
The Bureau County Fair proudly presents North American Midway Entertainment. From the Dade County Fair in Florida, the Illinois State Fair, and then up to Canada, North American Midway Entertainment has provided the most outstanding Carnival Attraction in North America. Don't miss the tremendous Carnival Midway at The Bureau County Fair!
Throughout the week of the fair, We are proud to present a number of events scattered throughout the grounds sure to entertain those of all ages!
These events are free of charge with gate admission!
Farmer for a Day All Day
Presented by Bureau County Farm Bureau
Exhibit Hall 4
A favorite of the little ones each year, Exhibit Hall #4, adjacent to the Allen building, has an area for kids to learn what it's like to live on a farm participating in various fun and interesting activities.
Open daily during fair hours.
Wild World of Animals12:00, 3:00 & 5:00pm
Presented by Heartland Bank, AgView FS, Mid American McDonalds & Variety Attractions.
You won't want to miss this fast-paced, entertaining and educational show featuring a variety of animals -- reptiles, birds and mammals -- including: American alligator, alligator snapping turtle, albino monocle cobra, reticulated python, European eagle owl, blue and gold macaw, opossum, binturong, spot-nose guenon (monkey) and an African spotted leopard or hyena.
Using Volunteers and Laughs, it is sure to be a family favorite at this year's fair.