Did you know….. the present day fairgrounds was purchased in 1889? Total then was 41.9 acres. In 1893 an additional 57 acres was purchased. Lastly, in 1995 additional acreage was purchased. Total fairgrounds property is now 163.5 acres!
The Fair Board is made up of twenty-six elected board members rotating on three year terms. Two from each of the twelve townships, and two from the city of Urbana.
Wayne Cook (President)
MAD RIVER TOWNSHIP
Max Perry (Vice-President)