Fairbury Fair

“The Beat Goes On…Music through the Ages” and fun for all ages at the 142st Annual Fairbury Fair – this week!

There is lot in store for everyone at this year’s fair with competitions, demonstrations, displays, music, and racing.

On the Midway is Luehr’s Ideal Rides with Crazy Buses, Bumper Cars and Spinning Rollercoasters!  Also  Kidbucks Game Show, Bear Hollow Wood Carvers, Knockerball Max, A Zoo to You, Pony Rides plus a Dunk Tank!

At the Floral Hall find, textiles, apparel, floral displays, photography, fine art, fresh & canned fruits and vegetables, cakes and cookies and more!

Plus rabbit, pigeons, poultry and Sheep, Goats, Cattle and Swine shows, a 5 K run, Demolition Derby, Chili Cook-off, Baggo, Antique Tractor display and parade, racing and a Rooster Crowing Contest!

It wouldn’t be a fair without cotton candy and corndogs!  Luehrs Ideal Rides will have four stands featuring fair food favorites.  The FALS Dirt Track Diner is serving your favorite grill and fryer foods, ice cream and drinks.  Pizzas by Marchelloni will have their trailer at the Fairbury Fair serving slices of their famous pizza.  Charity Home Rebekah Lodge #112 has breakfast till 11 am, after that the grill and fryers will be on for lunch and supper.  All proceeds go to local and state charities.

Each day of the Fairbury Fair has its own schedule of shows, here is a quick look:

Wednesday
Rooster Crowing Contest – 10:00 a.m.
Red Cross Bloodmobile 3:00 – 7:00 p.m..
Luehr’s Ideal Rides – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
Day Care Day-10:00am
Luehr’s Ideal Rides Family Bargain Night  All rides one ticket ($1.50)
Meat Goat Show- Show at 7pm
Friday
Euchre Tournament – –1:00 p.m.
Luehr’s Ideal Rides Buddy Night – Two people ride for the price of one
Ramer Racing Demolition Derby- 7:00 p.m.-$10 grandstand
Saturday
5K run or 2 mile walk- Registration 6:45am Start at 8:00 am
Kids Baggo Tournament – Start at 1 p.m.- Free
Luehr’s Ideal Rides – 2:00 p.m.
Stock Car Racing – 5:30 p.m.–$10 grandstand fee
Sunday
Community Worship Service 10:00am-Grandstand
Antique Farm Equipment Display & Antique Tractor Parade – 2pm
Chili Cook Off – 12 noon
Luehr’s Ideal Rides – 1 p.m. Sunday Ride Special  All rides one ticket ($1.50)
Wednesday – Friday Free gate until 3pm

Saturday & Sunday Free gate until 11 am

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