FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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QUESTIONS

We can't wait to see you at the Fair! Before you arrive, check out some of our frequently asked questions. 

General

What are the fair hours?

Every day of the Fair is filled with fun for the whole family! For hours of Fair operation click here

Do I have to pay for parking?

Parking at the Fair is FREE! There is also parking for handicap and senior citizens inside gate 6. Check out our parking page for more information!

 

What is the cost of Fair admission?

For current admission prices click here. Fair admission includes access to; most grandstand events, live music, daily shows, animal exhibits, the petting pen, and more!

How do I reserve a camping space during the fair? 

Camping is reserved for our exhibitors. Any exhibitor interested in camping can contact the Fair Office. Please note, there is a waitlist for camping. If you are interested in camping near the Fairgrounds, please check out our local lodging page for campgrounds nearby.

What is the schedule for this year’s fair?

For a copy of the daily schedule click here. Please note, the schedule is subject to change. 

Are the grounds wheelchair accessible? Are wheelchair rentals available?

The Racine County Fairgrounds is wheelchair accessible. Most of the fairgrounds is paved. We also have handicap parking available inside Gate 6. Wheelchairs are available in the Fair Office and are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

Are there ATM’s on the fairgrounds?

ATM’s are available throughout the Fairgrounds! 

Is the 2021 fair taking place? What COVID-19 precautions are being taken? 

Plans are underway for the 2021 Racine County Fair, July 28th-August 1st. The Racine County Fairboard continues to monitor the situation and communicate with local authorities. We cannot wait to see everyone back in 2021!

Auctions

How do I become a buyer for an animal auction?

Individuals and businesses are welcome to be a part of our annual animal auctions. Beef, sheep, swine, and goats are sold on Saturday or the Fair, and rabbits, turkeys, chickens and ducks are sold on Sunday of the Fair. You can register to be a buyer before the start of each auction. 

 

What is the sale order for the large animal livestock auction?

For a list of this year’s sale order click here

How do I buy a pie or wood carving? 

Pies and woodcarvings are available for purchase Sunday of the Fair. These auctions will occur in the pavilion next to the Expo Center. 

Carnival

What are the carnival hours?

Click here for carnival hours of operation. 

What is the price of a season carnival pass?

The Mega Band is available for purchase at Community State Bank locations. Please click here for more information

What is the cost of a daily carnival pass?

Daily carnival passes will be available for purchase in the carnival area during the Fair. Daily passes are $25. For more carnival information click here.

Non-Fair

Who do I contact about fairground rentals?

Our fairgrounds is a great location for events big or small. If you are interested in renting any part of the grounds, please contact our Fair Secretary here

What are the dates for winter storage?

We have many different buildings available for winter storage. Click here for winter storage dates.