Senior Admission $2.00 (62 years old and over)
Senior Citizens Day - Activities Beginning at Noon
Featured Grandstand Event
Annual Fair Concert featuring
Oak Ridge Boys 8:00pm
Sponsored by Piehl Motors, Becks, Kool 95.7, Comcast, Wyanet Carpet Flooring America, LRB Distributors, Norberg Monument, Peoples National Bank, Vern's Farm Supply, Dakota Street Insurance, Princeton Chamber of Commerce, Precision Auto Wash, Princeton Jaycees and Central Bank.
Visit our Concert Page for more concert and ticket information!
Other Special Events
Exhibit Halls Open12:00pm
WZOE Live Broadcast 1:00pm - 5:00pm
WKEI & WLPO Live Broadcast 1:00pm - 2:00pm
102.3 The Coyote Live Broadcast 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Carnival by North American Midway Entertainment
5:00pm 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.
Tim & Karen Barker, Chain Saw Artist 1:30, 3:30, 5:30 & 7:30pm
Presented by Timber Falls Tree Service
Tim & Karen Barker, Chainsaw Artist will dazzle visitors with their unique wood carving skills every day of the fair, turning six-foot logs into a wide variety of detailed figures.
Karen perform 1:30, 3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 12:30 Sunday. Carving Auction will be held at 2:30pm Sunday.
2 benches will be auctioned off during the fair!
Wild World of Animals5:00 & 7:00pm
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.