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Montgomery County Agricultural Fair

Montgomery County Agricultural Fair

The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair is a 65 year tradition that brings excitement for the entire family. This week long event has plenty of activities, delicious food and carnival rides. Some highlights include: 

  • Demolition Derby and Monster Truck Madness
  • Big Time Pro Wrestling
  • Farm, Garden & Flowers Market
  • Live Animals at Old MacDonald's Barn
  • and much more!

Tempt your taste buds with freshly fried Oreos, funnel cakes, fudge puppy waffles, roasted nuts and freshly dipped candied apples. Enjoy good old-fashioned carnival rides such as bumper cars, cuckoo haus fun house, the zipper. And what fair would be complete without a ferris wheel!


  • The 2013 Fair Competion- “So You Think You Can Dance": Come out Friday, August 9 and Saturday, August 10 at 8:00 pm as contestants bring their talents to the stage. Final rounds will be performed Friday, August 16 and Saturday, August 17 at 8:00 pm.
  • Stilt Walker-Carrie McQueen: Carrie juggles, dances and creates an atmosphere of fun and excitement. She will be strolling the fair at various times. Be sure to look out for her amazing acts!
  • Remote Control Racing: Race against other Fair-goers in tournaments for trophies and a chance to win the Montgomery County Fair Grand Championship!
  • Agricadabra: Educational agricultural specialist wows the crowds!

  • Hogway Speeding Racing Pigs: Don't miss this hog race held at various times at the racing park!


Grandstand Prices: Adults: $15, Children $10
(Event does not include fair admission. Children 2 and under are FREE!)

  • Interstate Truck and Tractor Pull on Monday, August 12 at 7:30pm
  • Big Time Pro Wrestling on Tuesday August 13 at 7:30pm
  • Monster Truck Madness on Wednesday August 14 and Thursday August 15 at 7:30pm
  • Demolition Derby "Night of Destruction" on Friday August 16 and Saturday August 17 at 7:30pm



Friday, August 9: 3pm-Midnight

Saturday, August 10 - Saturday, August 17: 10am- Midnight

General Admission: $10 per person

Children 11 and Under: FREE!!

Parking: $10 cash per car

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