2023 Menard County Fair Kicks Off in Petersburg

The Annual Menard County Fair has kicked off for 2023 with entertainment every night. For years, this county fair has attracted families from across Petersburg and neighboring communities to enjoy rides, food, concerts and more. It’s an opportunity for members of the community to exhibit their special skills and hard work. The Menard County Fair staff and volunteers encourages everyone to enjoy all aspects of the fair.

Fair Admission Information:

*All Gate Admission includes parking and grandstand admission

More info heremenardcountyfair.com/p/about/2023admission

Menard County Fair Events:

Wednesday, July 19– 6:30pm-Harness Racing

Thursday, July 20– 7:30pm -Rodeo Night

Friday, July 21– 8:00pm- Justin Moore w/ special guest Priscilla Block

Saturday, July 22

  • 8:00am- Antique Tractor Pull Registration
  • 9:00am- Antique Tractor Pull Begins
  • 2:00pm- ITPA/MITTP Truck and Tractor Pull Registration
  • 5:00pm- ITPA/MITTP Truck and Tractor Pull

Sunday, July 23

  • 11:00am- ATV/UTV Race Registration
  • 12:00pm- ATV/UTV Races
  • 3:00pm- Demolition Derby Registration
  • 6:00pm- Demolition Derby

Menard County Fair Kids Fun:

There is plenty of fun for the kids to enjoy! This year there is a petting zoo, carnival rides, LEGO contest, fishing contest and much more. These events are perfect for family get-together time!

Find more information here: www.menardcountyfair.com/events/kids

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