GENERAL INFORMATION 2014
The Sandwich Fair has been voted the #1 Fair in Illinois, and it is easy to understand why 190,000 to 240,000 people gather on the grounds of the Sandwich Fair each year. It is not only enjoyable to participate in the fair events, activities, and excitement, but it is wonderful to simply stroll along the beautiful tree-lined grounds and attractive historic buildings.
The Sandwich Fair is a "happening" of old traditions and new surprises where friends and family come together to enjoy national entertainment, motor events, great food, a large carnival midway, exhibits, livestock judging and the list goes on and on. Whether you are a newcomer to the Sandwich Fair or a long-time attendee, you will find this event has something for everyone and deserves a blue ribbon.
2013 Sandwich Fair Brochure (PDF)
You can print or view a copy of the 126th Sandwich Fair Brochure that includes the Daily Fair Schedule, information about the 126th fair events, and a map of the fairgrounds.
It is a lot of work to host a Fair. Here is a list of some truly hard-working and dedicated Sandwich Fair Association members. Their dedication, as well as many other volunteers makes the fair an enjoyable experience for you.
Look for information about ticket prices and how to get your tickets now.
2014 marks our 127th fair and there are some interesting facts about past fairs. Here you will find informative facts that go all the way back to 1888.
The commemorative pins are a very popular collector's item at the fair. Here you will see a gallery of the fabulous artwork of Quen Carpenter and Jackie Dannewitz. Get your 2014 Commenorative Fair pin!
Visit the photo galleries to get a peek of the past and see all the fun and exciting events, shows, vendors, and more.
There are plenty of goodies to take home to remember your fun Fair 2014 season. Purchase mugs, magnets, pottery, shirts, hats, and more.
For information about restrooms, stroller (wheelchair) access, police, or emergency information, Hospitality Tent, and Lost and Found.
You can get quick access here to the documents needed for ordering tickets, exhibiting, entering a competition, vendor application, and more are available here. Otherwise, please find these forms throughout the website.
Some other very important contributors to the Sandwich Fair Association are our Sandwich Fair sponsors. Be sure to visit them. We truly appreciate their support in making this a great 127th Fair year!