2017 Fair Dates: September 18-24, 2017

2017 Grandstand Ticket Sales

Visit our ticket website to purchase Grandstand seats for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday events. All tickets for all events are $5.00. All tickets are now being sold at the Will Call Booth located in the Weaver Storage Barn on the west end of the Grandstand.

Will Call Booth Opening Hours
Friday 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m.


2017 Open Class Entries

All entries and fees needed to be in the office or postmarked by August 30, 2017.

Please remember to review the rules located in the Fairbook and NOTE that some dates and times were incorrect in the Fairbook. No late check-ins will be accepted. Entry tags will be ready the first week of September.

The following dates and times are the check-in times:

Department 1 Dairy Cattle:
Sunday, September 17 by 9:00 p.m.

Department 2 Beef Cattle:
First Session: Sunday, September 17 by 9:00 p.m.
Second Session: Friday, September 22 3:00-6:00 p.m.

Department 3 Sheep:                   
Sunday, September 17 by 9:00 p.m.

Department 11 Goats:                  
Sunday, September 24 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Department 4 Draft Horse:         
Sunday, September 17 by 9:00 p.m.

Department 5 Farm Products:   
Sunday, September 17 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m.
Heaviest Pumpkin or Squash must be in place between 4:00-8:00 p.m.

Department 6 Flower Show:
First Show (House Plant and Specimen): Sunday, September 17 12:00-5:00 p.m.
Second Show (Artistic Division): Thursday, September 21 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Department 7 Household Arts:
Saturday, September 16 by 4:00 p.m.
All entries must be in place on SATURDAY! No late check-ins will be accepted.

Department 8 Fine Arts:              
Saturday, September 16 by 4:00 p.m.
All entries must be in place on SATURDAY! No late check-ins will be accepted. All photos in Department 8 must be 8”x10”

Department 9 Baked Goods:     
Classes 1-10: Monday, September 18 7:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
Classes 11-13: Thursday, September 21 7:00 a.m.-12:00 noon



2017 Fair Information

General Information
Admissions do not include rides or parking!
General Admission 3 years & up $5.00
Senior Citizens 60 years & up $3.00
Parking (Fairgrounds Only) $5.00
Free Parking and shuttle service available on Oxford Street
Exhibitor Camping Fee $200.00 (see the revised Camping Rules and Information plus the new Registration Form)

Thursday is Family Day!
Discount tickets available at all First National Bank locations.

Fair Passes - does not include rides or parking
4 admissions $15.00
7 admissions $25.00
Passes are available for purchase at the Senior Fairboard office.

TCAS Membership $5.00 per individual annually (available to Tuscarawas County residents only)

$2.00 per ticket/ride
Unlimited Rides Pass $12.00
Rides open Monday at 5:00 pm, Tuesday - Sunday at noon

Grandstand Entertainment
Grandstand Seating is available for all evening events. Seats are FREE for Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evening. Tickets need to be purchased for Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Ticket holders will be seated as soon as the Entertainment Committee has the area ready. Tickets must be purchased from our Will Call Booth from this point forward, please do not call the Fairboard office to purchase tickets.

Monday 7:30 pm: Tough Truck (FREE!)
Tuesday 7:00 pm: Moto Cross (FREE!)

Wednesday: Three Concerts for One Money!

7:00 pm Erica Dawn,
8:00 pm The Joseph Sisters,
9:15 pm Chris Higbee

Thursday 7:00 pm: Drag Race (FREE!)
Friday 7:00 pm: USA East Sanctioned Truck & Tractor Pull
Saturday 7:00 pm: OSTPA Sanctioned Truck & Tractor Pull
Sunday 7:30pm: Demolition Derby



2017 Fairweek Camping Information

If you are planning on camping on the fairgrounds during the week of the Fair you need to read the following information! Letters were mailed to past campers and this information is under our Fair Forms link. All rules will be enforced!

Letter to Campers*

Changes to Camping Rules*

Camper Registration Form*


Would you like to advertise on our digital sign located at our Main Entrance Gate? How about advertising in our 2017 Fair Book? Want more than that? Be a 2017 Fair Sponsor!

Digital Sign Information
2017 Fair Book Advertising Information
2017 Fair Sponsorship Information



Office Location:
The Senior Fairboard Office is located on the Tuscarawas Avenue side of the fairgrounds.

Fairboard Office Hours:
Week of September 18, 2017
Monday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday 9:00am - 9:00pm


Senior Fairboard:
Steve Cronebaugh, President
Kevin Hursey, Vice President
Reb Billman, Director
Tyronne Brannon, Director
Ed Corpman, Director
Greg Ellwood, Director
Rodney Gordon, Director
Scott Grove, Director
K. Sue Kimble, Director
Jacque Peters, Director
Dan Widder, Director
Doug Wills, Director


Board Meetings:
Held the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm in the Senior Fairboard Office.

*you will need the free Adobe Acrobat to read these files!

Last Updated: September 22, 2017