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General Information

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The Martin County Fair

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Minnesota's Other Big Fair!

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A Lifetime of Memories.........

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.......all in One Place

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Great Community Event!

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Delicious Fair Food!

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Fun for Everyone!

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Awesome Entertainment!

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.

A OK Service — Ag Property Solutions — Bank Midwest — Beemer Companies — Bettin Trucking — Big Gain-Dan's Direct & Jackson Feed LLC — Boekett Building Supply — Bolton & Menk — Borchardt Insurance — C&B Operations — Cemstone — CFS — CHS — Compeer Financial — Crystal Valley Coop-Vernon Center Feed Mill-Lasalle Feed Mill-Janesville Feed Mill — D & S Trophies — Dan's Appliance —  Day Plumbing — Droegemueller Trucking — Double D Dispatch — Dutch Creek Farms — Ed's Repair — Elizabeth Chevrolet — Ernie Williams-John Deere — Fairmont Ford — Family Fun Shows — Fareway Stores — First Farmer's & Merchants — Flying Goose Campground — Graham Tire — Great Plains Transportation Services  — Green Plains  —  Hancor  —  Hawkins  — Hefty Seeds  — Henway Manufacturing  —  Hodgman Drainage   — Hugoson Pork —  ITC, a Fortis Company — Jake's Pizza — K & W Electric — Kahler Automation — Kahler Electric — KBEW —  Kibble Equipment  —  KSUM-KFMC — Kroubetz Lakeside Campers — Lamperts — Landscaping Plus — Land Services Unlimited — Locher Brothers-Miller Lite — Martin County Star —  Martin County Pork Producers — Martin County Redi Mix —  MN Energy Resources — New Fashion Pork — Nick's Body Shop — Nuway Cooperative — Oldies FM 100.5 — Olson Rentals — OMG---SMC — Partners Funding — Pioneer Seed-Salic, Olson, Elm Creek Agronomy(Schmidt & Weimers) —  Pioneer Seed-Coady & Emmert, Dressen, Garry & Rudolph —  Preferred Capital Management — Profinium  — Richard's Auto Repair & Towing — Romsdahl Companies — Rosen's — State Bank — Stensland Seeds-Dan Stensland —  Sterling Drug — Steuber Excavating — Superior Contracting Services — Tami's on the Ave.   — Theden's Farms — TNT Storage — T&R Excavating — Truman Fire Dept — Valero — Weiss Milling & Farms — Welcome Motors — Welcome Oil Co. — Welcome TV — 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 2017 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

Attention Campers for 2017

New process for 2017 campers is as follows: Starting Sunday morning Aug 13th at 7 am you may line up your camper or another vehicle to hold your spot in the racetrack parking lot. This is the only line that will be allowed for campers. On Monday morning, Aug 14th, starting at 7 am you will be released in smallgroups by a Fairboard member only to check in. You will be required to leave vehicle in your spot until you bring camper to the fairgrounds.

Any questions call Calvin Saxton 507.236.5676 or Robbin Celander 507.236.0691

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
Entertainment

Tuesday
August 15, 2017
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Wednesday
August 16, 2017
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Thursday
August 17, 2017
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Thursday
August 17, 2017
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Friday
August 18, 2017
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Saturday
August 19, 2017
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