The Franklin County Fair
"Celebrating 95 Years of Fun" from July 14-21
(HILLIARD, OH) -The Franklin County Fair kicks off July 14th with new attractions and familiar family traditions. Be a part of history by "Celebrating 95 Years of Fun" at one of the oldest fairs in the state of Ohio that turns 95 just as Columbus celebrates its bicentennial. The fair is much-loved family event that has all the great traditions of delicious foods, entertianment, and rides.
Highlights of the fair include NTPA Truck and Tractor Pulls, a dog show, circus acts, and Franklin County's Idol Contest to find the best singers and performers. All week, local musical acts will play country, bluegrass, gospel, and classic oldies in the entertainment tent.
The Fantazia Circus will leave fair goers at the edge of their seats and ready to come back for more. Their variety of acts include the flying trapeze, the Globe of Death, sword balancing, juggling, hula hoops, and a comedy clown.
Exhibits will offer visitors the opportunity to experience and learn about the county's best in the agricultural and horticultural worlds. Kids will show off their talents and hard work in 4-H exhibits and livestock shows. Activities and entertainment include Jr. Fair Dutch oven cooking, a veggie/fruit car derby, horse shows and other contests with blue-ribbon winners.
Contests are open to all Franklin County residents include the truck pull, tractor pulls, demolition derby, Franklin Coutny Idol and the Runway on the Midway Fashion Show. Details on those events and how to enter can be found at http://www.fcfair.org.