Press Releases – 2018 Fair

Marion County Fair 2018 – Halfway to Christmas Release

Marion County Fair hosts “Halfway to Christmas Eve” celebration

INDIANAPOLIS – Sunday, June 24 is the last day of the Marion County Fair as well as the Halfway to Christmas Eve celebration.

From 1 to 5 p.m. at the fairgrounds there will be a Halfway to Christmas Eve extravaganza, featuring Santas walking around the fair and greeting the guests!

Later that evening the Indianapolis Municipal Band will be performing on the Park Stage from 3 to 4 p.m., the Apple Pie Contest will be held at […]

By |2018-06-12T13:29:15-04:00June 12th, 2018|Press Releases - 2018 Fair|0 Comments

Marion County Fair 2018 – Family Arts Release

Marion County Fair holds family arts competition

INDIANAPOLIS – The Marion County Fair will be hosting family arts competitions throughout the fair from June 15 to June 24, 2018. Exhibits are separated into three categories: People’s Choice, Daily Contests, and Open Class Competitions.

This year, the People’s Choice Contests are greatly anticipated. The categories are: “Pinterest” Inspired Picture Frames, Duct Tape Contest, and Fairy Garden Containers. These items entered will be left on display throughout the fair and fairgoers will have the chance to vote on their […]

By |2018-06-12T13:31:41-04:00June 11th, 2018|Press Releases - 2018 Fair|0 Comments

Marion County Fair 2018 – Animals Release

Animals at the Marion County Fair

Indianapolis – While the Marion County Fair is not far from downtown Indianapolis there is no lack of interesting animals to see. Each year at the Marion County Fair there are a variety of animals all around the fairgrounds. Between the petting zoo, the animal competitions and the 4-H shows, you’re bound to see an abundance of animals.

Be sure to visit the petting zoo where you visit with your favorite animals, you can even see a camel! You are able […]

By |2018-06-11T19:26:44-04:00June 11th, 2018|Press Releases - 2018 Fair|0 Comments

Marion County Fair 2018 – Grandstand Release

Marion County Fairgrounds Grandstand Schedule

INDIANAPOLIS ​- The Marion County Fairgrounds Grandstands is an exciting tradition of the fair and this year there is a thrilling lineup that includes cars, trucks, motorcycles and more competing at the grandstands.

For just $5 per event you can see kart racing, supercross racing and even a demolition derby! The Horse Pull is back this year for the first time since 2012 and admission is ​FREE​! New to the fair this year is the motocross and the TQ Midget racing. The motocross bikes will be flying through the air as […]

By |2018-06-11T18:54:12-04:00June 11th, 2018|Press Releases - 2018 Fair|0 Comments

Marion County Fair 2018 – General Release

88th Marion County Fair plans 10 days of family fun, entertainment June 15-24

INDIANAPOLIS – The gates to the Marion County Fair swing open for its 88th annual edition Friday, June 15 through Sunday, June 24 at 7300 East Troy Avenue with a full complement of fun and entertainment for all ages on the agenda.

Headlining this year’s event are the “fair-well” performances of Twiggy the Waterskiing Squirrel. The world-famous rodent demonstrates her skills on skis and spreads her water safety messages June 15 through June 19 in what is one of her final bookings before she […]

By |2018-06-08T21:20:49-04:00June 8th, 2018|Press Releases - 2018 Fair|0 Comments