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Kane County Fair

July 20, 2017 - July 23, 2017

Kane County Fairgrounds
525 S. Randall Road
St. Charles, IL 60174

Relax, rock, laugh and cheer! Create happy memories at the four-day 149th Annual Kane County Fair on Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the Kane County Fairgrounds in St. Charles, IL. New this year is the Pre-Kane County Fair “Customer Appreciation Carnival” with Fantasy Amusements on Wed., July 19, 2017. Free, no admission. Unlimited carnival rides specials. Open at 3pm. Generations of families have walked the midway and enjoyed the excitement. Past traditions are honored and new adventures begin side-by-side. Celebrate the solid local agricultural base and Kane County 4-H animal competitions; cow milking demonstrations, farm animals in the barns up-close, and the excitement of the 4-H Blue Ribbon auction. Enjoy carnival rides, funnel cakes; rocking bands and mariachis on the Main Stage. Plus professional championship bullriding, demolition derby and Jack Axe competitions in the Grandstand. The Kane County Fair is a Kids Fest, too. Free outdoor events: Bengal Tiger Show, Swifty Swine Racing Pigs, Balster’s Sheer Magic Show, and petting zoo. Free fun inside with challenging indoor sports by All Star Sports Instruction and Jack Axe and amazing Wild Science interactive games. Parents can rest and cool off while kids shoot hoops, hit balls, try floor hockey, run an obstacle, and enjoy wild science fun. Local businesses showcase products and services at the annual Commercial Expo. The Kane County Fair sponsors: Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Elgin, Presence Mercy Medical Center Aurora, Euclid Beverage, Kane County Cougars, and Golf Club of Illinois.” The Kane County Fair is located at Randall Road and Oak Street in St. Charles. Always convenient free parking! Limited scooter rental available. For more information, admission and carnival ride savings, visit More on Facebook and email news. Download the free mobile Kane County Fairgrounds app.

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