Washington County Fair, Utah Fairgrounds

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Washington County Fair

Since 1860, the residents of Washington County, Utah have celebrated community pride and agricultural heritage by holding a county fair at the end of summer. Washington County Fair entertains the public with an array of activities including a parade, carnival, demolition derby, fireworks, pageant, junior rodeo, and much more.

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Organization: Washington County Fair Park
Dates: 08/10/2016 - 08/13/2016 update info
Time: 8:00:00 AM - 6:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free
Venue: Washington County Regional Fairpark in St. George,UT
Contact: Washington County Fair Park
Phone: (433) 652-5899
Website: www.washcofair.net
Event Details:

The Washington County Fair offers the best in culture, educational, economic and social opportunities to all! The Fair is rich in tradition and history with a flare for the new and innovative. Each year the Fair grows in attendance, entertainment, exhibits and exhibitors. We encourage you to take in all that the Fair has to offer. Enjoy the rides and games, sample yummy food throughout the grounds, listen to some of the top musicians, check out the animal and project exhibits and of course, socialize with family and friends. The Washington County Fair, 133 acres of FUN!!

Washington County Regional Fairpark: Take I-15 to the Hurricane Exit (Exit16), (SR-9). Go approximately 3 miles. It is across from Quail Creek Reservoir. Look for the flags!

Parking Fee $3 per car.
There is NO entrance fee to fair.

Wednesday: 6-11:30 PM
Thursday to Saturday: 11:00 AM-11:30 PM

  • The second weekend in August
  • A parade featuring marching bands and horseback riders makes its way through St. George
  • Fun for all ages

Overview: For almost over a century, the Washington County Fair is a highly anticipated cultural event that showcases the county's agricultural, artistic, culinary, and athletic talents. The county's best fruits, vegetables, plants, and baked goods are judged in a variety of blue-ribbon competitions. The junior rodeo lets kids 5-13 show their ranching skills, while the extraordinarily popular demolition derby lets participants crush their opponents.

When: Typically in mid August

Where: Washington County Regional Fairpark - St. George, UT

Fees: Cost may vary by age and event

Details: On the weekend of the fair (the second weekend in August), a parade featuring marching bands and horseback riders makes its way through St. George. For those not concerned about their waistline, the fair holds many eating contests for foods like pizza, pie, ribs, and ice cream.

While there isn't a general entrance fee to the fair, all cars must pay to park and some events require tickets. The Washington County Regional Fairpark is located at exit 16 (Hurricane) off I-15.

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    The Washington County Fair is an annual event in Washington County and fun for the whole family.