Did you know……the first stand alone fairgrounds was located at the intersection of State Route 55 and S. US Hwy 68. It was on the present day Champaign Co. Community Center. It consisted of 22 acres.

Fair Prices      


All Week (no rides) – $30

Exhibitor (no rides) – $25

Preferred Parking – (Lots A, D, H) $30
-Lot A: Near Pig and Goat Barns
-Lot D: Rear of Activities Building
-Lot H: Horse Arena / Camping Area

Camping – $250; Includes water and electric. No sewer hook-up.
(A private septic service is in the camping areas several times a day to pump your camper as needed. $25 charge as of 2023 rates.) 

Daily Admission (includes rides) – $8  (under 2 free)

Sheep/Goat Tents – $25


First Friday evening: NTPA Pull – $10

Saturday evening: Champaign County Classic Truck/Tractor Pull $10

Sunday evening: Queen Contest, 4H and FFA Boys and Girls of the Year, Pig & Calf Scramble, Champaign Co. School Bands – $2

Monday evening: Entertainment…… TBD

Tuesday: Free Grandstand, (Senior Citizens and Veterans Day), Harness Racing (Buckeye Stallion Series)

Wednesday: Free Grandstand – Harness Racing, (Pepsi Kids Day,  1PM at Grandstand), Big Time Wrestling (south side of Michael’s Building)

Thursday: Free Grandstand – Harness Racing

Friday: Demolition Derby – $10

Pit Passes for First Friday: (NTPA) – $10

Pit Passes for Saturday: (Truck Pull) – $10

Pit Passes for Friday : Demo Derby – $15, (Grandstand seating $10)

Pickups & Trailer Pit Parking for all events – $40  (Price will include one (1)  Pit Pass for Derby only!!!)