Give Back at the Marion County Fair
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INDIANAPOLIS- The ability to give back will be incorporated in this year’s Marion County Fair. Fairgoers will have a chance to help out the community, while also enjoying the fun activities at the county fair.
This year the Marion County Fair is participating in the Fairs Care Program as a way to give back. The Fairs Care program has the goal of raising awareness of local hunger needs and help feed Hoosiers affected by hunger needs.
The fair will be collecting cans throughout […]
Pricing at the Marion County Fair
INDIANAPOLIS- The Marion County Fair kicks off on June 21 and continues through June 30. On certain days, there will be special pricing and ride discounts.
General admission is typically $5. Children 5 and under, military members, police officers, and firefighters (with ID) get into the fair for free. A fair-long pass that covers all 10-days costs $25, but these are only available at the fair office. Fairgoers can also receive a $1 off coupon by filling out a form at
Family Arts Competitions at the Marion County Fair
INDIANAPOLIS- Every year, the Marion County Fair hosts family arts competitions throughout the fair. This year will not be an exception. Starting on June 21st through the 30th, the Family Arts Building will have an array of different competitions going on for fairgoers to enjoy.
The competitions are broken into three categories: People’s Choice Contests, Daily Contests, and Open Class Competitions. The People’s Choice Contests are where the fairgoers get to choose the winners. Daily contests are where special judges will examine […]
Fair Animals at the Marion County Fair
INDIANAPOLIS- The Marion County Fair is very unique in the fact that it is a very urban area. There are not a lot of farms in the county nor land to house a bunch of animals. That being said that doesn’t mean the fair doesn’t have animals for fairgoers to enjoy.
Throughout the fair, Baird Petting Zoo & Pony Rides will be at the Community Youth Building. The unique petting zoo has both farm animals and exotic animals. Walking through the petting zoo costs […]
Midway at the Marion County Fair
INDIANAPOLIS- Staples of the Marion County Fair are the rides, games, and food. Returning again this year, North American Midway Entertainment will be providing fairgoers with this Fair tradition. There is something for the whole family at the Midway. Whether that be a ride on the ferris wheel, eating an elephant ear or winning a prize at the water gun game, the Midway has you covered.
If thrill seeking is what you are looking for, the Midway offers a few exhilarating rides. The Mega Drop shoots […]
Grandstands Events at the Marion County Fair
INDIANAPOLIS- Looking for a thrill? The Marion County Fair has you covered. This year’s Grandstands events are thrilling and exciting spectacles that include racing, demolition, and more.
Five nights of the fair will have an action packed event at the Grandstands. For $5 per event and kids 5 and under are free, you are going to want to see them all. This year TQ Midget Racing will be returning along with a two night Demolition Derby. Motocross & quad racing and Outlaw Karts will […]