CADIZ — The 2019 Harrison County Fair is slated for a June 24-29 run at the fairgrounds, 550 Grant Street, in Cadiz.
A variety of entertainment is scheduled each night in addition to the Junior Fair exhibits and shows. A featured event caps the festivities each night of the six-day fair.
The headline entertainment at 7 p.m. each night in front of the grandstands includes Buckeye Horse Pullers on Monday; Motocross by Lightning Raceway on Tuesday; Side by Side Racing on Wednesday; OSTPA Truck and Tractor Pull on Thursday; and the Demolition Derby on Friday.
A second truck and tractor pull is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Saturday between the Supreme Showman competition at 4 p.m. and square dance from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Visit https://harrisoncofairohio.com/ for a complete listing of fair entertainment and Junior Fair activities.
Admission is $7 per person, ages 3 and up, while senior citizens are admitted free of charge on Monday. Week-long passes are available for $35 at the fair office or Jefferson Landmark in Cadiz. Wristbands for mechanical rides are $5 daily except for Saturday when its $5 for the afternoon session and $5 for the evening session.
The fair officially opens at 1 p.m. on Monday, June 24.
There are several projects on-going at the fairgrounds with limited work on the grandstands being done before the fair with state capital funds received in 2018. The work will be completed in time for the fair, or will continue after the fair is over.
Fair organizers said it is part of a long-range plan to continue improving and maintaining the structures at the fairgrounds, as well as planning for the future for all to enjoy for years to come.
Visit the Harrison County Fair Facebook page for additional information about the fair.