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ALWAYS LABOR DAY WEEK - Wednesday through Sunday. Gates open 8 a.m.
Distinctive buildings on beautiful tree-lined grounds, an ever-evolving array of exhibits and commercial displays, harness races, carnival rides, food stands, and a variety of other attractions make up the DeKalb County Fair better known as the Sandwich Fair. The Sandwich Fair is the oldest continuing fair in the state of Illinois and is one of the largest antique fairs in the United States. See some fun Fair photos.
It is people like you, however, who give life to the Fair, and the Sandwich Fair is full of life. Bring your friends; bring your family. The Fair is a great place relax and unwind, reminisce, explore and seek out thrills and adventures, and stay connected. Check out some events at the fair this year.
Connect with the Sandwich Fair this year!
Seek out thrills on the carnival rides and try your luck at the Rope Ladder, the High Striker, or Ring toss. There's lots of rides, concerts, food, and great adventures waiting for you.
Competitions, local entertainment, livestock shows, harness races, demolition derby, and the always popular truck and tractor pulls. Thrill seekers and concert-goers, there is plenty of action every one of the 5 days of the fair. Check out the fair schedule and plan your event now.
There is plenty of FREE entertainment. The Sandwich Fair is a great get-away activity promising the best enjoyment value for the dollar. Driving from the suburbs is easy. Parking is FREE and never a problem!
The Sandwich Fair hosts the Midwest's largest display of agricultural and home arts exhibits, a large variety of displays, and lots and lots of family entertainment.
Come Join the Fun!
Learning at the Fair is fun!
125TH FAIR PIN
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The Sandwich Fair has been making people happy for 125 years, and we’ve got lots of great fun and entertainment in store for everyone this year. We will have a large parade, special 125th givaways, fresh new bands, and our most popular fair foods from funnel cakes to Fay's Pork Chop Bar B Que. Bring your whole family. See the 125th Fair activities.