General Information

Volunteers and Sponsors

The quality Martin County Fair is made possible by the volunteer hours of many individuals and the financial support from the community. Please thank the following sponsors for making this great community event possible.

Ag Properties — AgStar — Bank Midwest — Beemer Companies — Big Gain-Dan's Direct — Borchardt Insurance — C&B Operations — CFS — CHS — Crystal Valley-Vernon Center Feed Mill-Lasalle Feed Mill-Janesville Feed Mill — Double D Dispatch — Dutch Creek Farms — Elizabeth Chevrolet — Elm Creek Agronomy — Ernie Williams - John Deere — Fairmont Ford — Family Fun Shows — Fareway — First Farmer's & Merchants — Green Plains — Great Plains Transportation — Hancor — Hawkins — Henway Manufacturing — Hodgman Drainage Company — Inc. — Hugosen Pork — Hy-Vee — Holiday Inn-Green Mill — Jake's Pizza — Kroubetz Motors — Kibble Equipment Inc. — Kahler Automation — KBEW — KSUM-KFMC — Lampert Lumber — Landscaping Plus — Land Services Unlimited — Oldies FM 100.5 — Martin County Pork Producers — Martin County Redi Mix — Miller Lite — Minnesota Energy — Nuway Cooperative — Olson Rentals — Partners Funding Inc. — Preferred Capital Management — Profinium — Richards Auto Repair & Towing — Salic Pioneer Seeds — SMC — Tami's on the Ave. — T&R Excavating — Truman Fire Dept — Valero — Weiss Milling & Farms — Welcome TV — West Martin Seeds LLC. — X-Treme Country 105.7 — Yeager Implement Inc.
Welcome to the Fair!

The Martin County Fair is a wonderful place for the whole family to enjoy all of the events and activities that your family has grown to love about the fair over the years. As Minnesota's "Other Big Fair" the Martin County Fair features the largest number of any attractions, events and activities of any other fair in rural Southern Minnesota including:

  • Quality Musical Entertainment featuring Big Name Talent such as Johnny Holm, Hairball, Little Texas, The Wendinger Band, and Chase Bryant.
  • A Variety of Games, Rides and other Amusements in our Midway provided by Family Fun Shows
  • Local and Regional Livestock Shows
  • 4-H, FFA and Open Class Exhibits
  • Business Booths featuring Specials, Sales and Giveaways
  • Amateur Talent Contests for both Adults and Children
  • Auto Racing at Fairmont Raceway adjoining the Fairgrounds
  • Great meals and fair food from local organizations and vendors
  • Farm Equipment Display and Tractor Driving Contest
  • Children's Shows
  • Old Time Country Music
  • Pork Cook-Off
  • And Much More!
The Admission Price for the 2016 Martin County Fair is as follows:
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  • Adults: (Age 10 years and up): Tue., Thu., Fri. and Sun. - $6.00.  Wed., and Sat. - $9.00
  • Children (Age 9 years and under) FREE
  • Seniors (Age 62 years and up) Friday 1/2 Price Admission $3.00
  • Season Pass: $20.00 in Advance / $25.00 at the Gate
  • Camper Fee: $25.00 - 28' and Under
  • Camper Fee: $35.00 - Over 28'
  • NO CAMPFIRES ALLOWED
The following businesses will be selling Season Passes and Ride Tickets:
  • Bank Midwest-Fairmont and Sherburn
  • State Bank
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Weightronix
  • Fareway
  • First Farmers and Merchants
  • Hy-Vee
  • Profinium- Fairmont and Truman
  • Wells Federal
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Photos by the Sentinel

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Tuesday
August 16, 2016
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Wednesday
August 17, 2016
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Thursday
August 18, 2016
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Friday
August 19, 2016
The Wendinger Band

Saturday
August 20, 2016
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