Kids Day

KIDS DAY AT THE FAIR

Monday – August 2nd, 2021

Exhibits & Barn Tours

9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

 Marion County Fairgrounds, just off Rt. 37 South of Salem, IL.

**FREE ADMISSION TO THE FAIRGROUNDS FROM 9 A.M. – 2 P.M.**

**Register for a bicycle giveaway.**

**Free hot dog lunch & ice cream.**

EXHIBITS

MERRY GO ROUND RIDE (COURTESY LITTLE EGYPT SHOWS)

STRAW MAZE

NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK

CORN SHELLING

DAY ON THE FARM

HEN HOUSE

MILKING COWS

GATHER APPLES

GATHER POTATOES

GATHER EGGS

Additional Information

Kids age 5 years old and older are encouraged to take a stroll to the country at the Marion County Fair. Come on down to the farm and shell your own corn! You can dig your own potatoes, milk a cow or goat, and get lost in the straw pile. Farm animals, (rabbits, goats, sheep, swine, and beef) will be available for you to pet. Merry-go-round rides will also be available. These hands-on activities will be available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with no admission fee. So, come on out and enjoy a day at the Marion County Fair!

The air-conditioned Marion County Fair Exhibit Building will be open during KID’S Day 2021!

Kids Day 2019 Was Another Huge Success! Over 500 Kids Attended Kids Day at the Fair! 

Come on out and have a great time at the 2021 MARION COUNTY FAIR!

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact the University of Illinois Extension at 548-1446

For more information contact – Marion County Fair Association at 548-1251

Sponsers

  • Marion County Fair Association
  • University of Illinois Extension
  • Marion County Farm Bureau
  • Ag in the Classroom
  • Southern Illinois Antique Power Club
  • USDA Farm Service Agency
  • Marion County 4-H Federation
  • WJBD Radio First
  • National Bank of Sandoval
  • Illinois Beef Association
  • Illinois Corn Growers Association
  • Iuka State Bank
  • JULIE
  • Modern Woodmen of America 
  • St. Louis Dairy.
  • South Central FS/TGM
  • Baubles & Bling
  • United Producers, Inc.
  • Peoples National Bank
  • Salem Rural King Supply
  • Applebees
  • Dairy Mart
  • Denny’s
  • Hardees
  • KFC
  • Taco Bell
  • Joe’s Pizza & Pasta