July 27-31
2016

Welcome to the DuPage County Fair!

Full 2016 Entertainment Information has been posted!
We are proud to welcome "The Voice" Contestant Michael Lynch on Thursday, July 28th! NEW this year, we are holding a Karaoke Contest on Wednesday, July 27th - FREE with paid admission! Cash Prizes! Pre-Register for the Karaoke Contest NOW by clicking here!

Back by popular demand, the RODEO on Saturday, July 30th and the Demolition Derby (2 FULL SHOWS!!) on Sunday July 31st!

Buy tickets online NOW for the 2016 DuPage County Fair!

Click here to download the FULL 5-day Fair Schedule!

The Friends of the DuPage County Fair are dedicated to preserving the rich agricultural history of DuPage County and the use of the DuPage County Fairgrounds. We continue to improve current structures and are planning new facilities to create greater opportunities for the community. Please help us “Pave the way to our Future” and support the 62 year tradition of the DuPage County Fairgrounds. Click here to read more and for information on how to support this program!

2016 Premium Book has now been posted!

Agriculture Premium Book

Home Economics Department Premium Book

Become an Art Angel - The "Art Angels" buyers group supports the DuPage Student Art Contest & Scholarship Program. The funds raised by the "Art Angels" are used to purchase a piece of art at the annual DuPage Student Art Contest & Scholarship Program.

Be a volunteer at the 2016 DuPage County Fair! Volunteer sign up will be held here on the Fairgrounds, Friday July 15, 2016 at 6:00pm. This is mandatory for all volunteers whom want to assist at this year’s fair. Please also bring your State Issued ID (Driver’s License or State ID). Bringing your ID is required by State Law, no exceptions will be made this rule. Click here to read more

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Wednesday, July 27 – ELLEN SIETMANN DAY

8:00am Gates Open to Public

10:00am-8:00pm People’s Resource Center, Western DuPage

Special Recreation Association Exhibits by

clients and residents on display – Café

12:00 Noon Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

12:30pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

2:00pm Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

2:00pm-5:00pm Bombshell Bullies – Dog Adoption Area

3:00pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

3:00pm The Pack Drumline & Dance Crew – Expo Center

4:00pm Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

4:30pm Bud Lite Beer Tent Opens – Beer Tent

4:30pm Parade & Opening Ceremony – East side of

Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

DuPage County Marines will post Colors

West Suburban Home School Band will

provide music

5:30pm Kicked by a Hand–Regina Ramanauskas –

Expo Center

7:00pm KARAOKE CONTEST – Beer Tent

7:00pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

7:00pm First Illinois Robotics/Demonstrations

– Expo Center

THURSDAY , JULY 28 – FAN TASY AMUSE MEN T COMPANY DAY

8:00am Gates Open to Public

10:00am-8:00pm People’s Resource Center, Western DuPage

Special Recreation Association Exhibits by

clients and residents on display – Café

11:00am Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

12:00 Noon The Pack Drumline & Dance Crew – Expo Center

12:30pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

1:00pm Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

1:30pm Bill Schmidt One Man Blues Band

– Expo Center

2:00pm-5:00pm DuPage County Animal Care & Control – Dog

Adoption Area

4:00pm Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

4:30pm Kicked by a Hand–Regina Ramanauskas –

Expo Center

4:30pm Bud Lite Beer Tent Opens – Beer Tent

5:00pm-7:00pm KSSR Live Remote

6:00pm Bill Schmidt One Man Blues Band

– Expo Center

6:00pm Josh Taerk (Country) – Beer Tent

8:00pm John Elvis Lyons & Jonathan Cash Lyons –

Expo Center

8:00pm MICHAEL LYNCH – Beer Tent

FRIDAY , JULY 29 – DAILY HERALD DAY

8:00am Gates Open to Public

10:00am Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

10:30am-3:00pm WBIG 1280 Live Remote

10:30am X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

11:00am Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

12:00 Noon Honey Bear Workshop – Event Expo

12:30pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

1:00pm Bud Lite Beer Tent Opens – Beer Tent

1:30am McNulty Irish Dancers – Event Expo

1:30pm Kicked by a Hand–Regina Ramanauskas –

Beer Tent

2:00pm-5:00pm Humane Society of Aurora – Dog Adoption Area

3:00pm Bill Schmidt One Man Blues Band – Beer Tent

3:00pm The Stinky Sneaker Contest – Event Expo

5:00pm-7:00pm WERV Live Remote

5:00pm Honey Bear Workshop – Event Expo

6:00pm Kicked by a Hand–Regina Ramanauskas – Event Expo

6:00pm Centerfold – Beer Tent

7:00pm Honey Bear Workshop – Event Expo

7:00pm XX-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

8:00pm VOYAGE – Beer Tent

8:00pm NEVERLY BROTHERS – SOCK HOP!

– Expo Center

SATURDAY , JULY 30 – BUDWEISER DAY

8:00am Gates Open to Public

10:00am Gold Medal Flour Scratch Bakers Cookie Contest

– Expo Center

10:00am-3:00pm Illinois Birddog Rescue – Dog Adoption Area

10:00am-12:00 Noon WCCQ Live Remote next to Butterfield’s Pancake

House booth

10:30pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

11:00am Register for Watermelon Eating Contest –

Guest Relations Booth

12:00 Noon Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

12:00 Noon-2:00pm Tamborazo Arrazador – Fiesta de Feria

12:30pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

1:00pm Bud Lite Beer Tent Opens – Beer Tent

1:00 pm LATTING IPRA SANCTIONED RODEO

– Grandstand

1:00pm TALENT CONTEST – Expo Center

2:00pm-4:00pm Escuela De Rancho – Fiesta de Feria

3:00pm-9:00pm Cry For Help – Dog Adoption Area

3:00pm Watermelon Eating Contest sponsored by Sonny

Acres – West of Expo Center

3:30pm Love & Thunder – Beer Tent

4:30pm-5:30pm Tamborazo Ojo de Agua – Fiesta de Feria

5:00pm Bill Schmidt One Man Blues Band – Expo Center

5:00pm Antique Tractor Parade - Midway

6:00pm LATTING IPRA SANCTIONED RODEO

– Grandstand

6:00pm-7:00pm El Nuevo Ejemplo – Fiesta de Feria

7:00pm Project 48 – Expo Center

7:00pm Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction - Livestock Show Ring

7:00pm-8:00pm El Terrorista – Fiesta de Feria

7:00pm X-Pogo Stunt Team – East side of Expo Center (Bldg. 1)

7:30pm Country Line Dancing Lessons – Beer Tent

8:00pm STEPHEN NEAL – Beer Tent

SUNDAY , JULY 31 – Ar ellano / Cabr al FAMILY FIES TA DAY !

8:00am Gates Open to Public

9:00am Church Service – Expo Center

11:00am Register for Pie Eating Contest –

Guest Relations Booth

11:00am-12 Noon Registration for “Pedal Pull” – Livestock Show Ring

12:00 Noon Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

12:00 Noon Pedal Pull Contest – Sponsored by Animal Medical

Clinic of Wheaton – Livestock Show Ring

1:00pm Bud Lite Beer Tent Opens – Beer Tent

1:00pm INTERNATIONAL DEMOLITION DERBY

– Grandstand

1:00pm-2:30pm Ballet Folklorico Cinco de Mayo – Fiesta de Feria

2:00pm Big Run Wolf Ranch – Expo Center

2:00pm Bags Tournament – Beer Tent

3:00pm Pie Eating Contest sponsored by Baker’s Square –

West of Expo Center

3:00pm-5:00pm Potrillos – Fiesta de Feria

3:00pm 4-H AWARD CEREMONY – Expo Center

3:00pm “that Vyolynist” Carrie Lyn Infusion – Beer Tent

5:00pm Kicked by a Hand–Regina Ramanauskas – Expo

Center

5:30pm-6:30pm Grupo Experto – Fiesta de Feria

6:00pm INTERNATIONAL DEMOLITION DERBY

– Grandstand

6:30pm-8:00pm Mariachi Tecalitlan – Fiesta de Feria


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