Year-Round Events

The fairgrounds is home to many activities and events year round.

Curious about what events are going on at the Fulton County Fairgrounds throughout the year? Below is a list of all of the events that are taking place. With events ranging from the National Threshers Annual Reunion to the Antique Motorcycle Club of America Show & Race, there is always something for everyone!

For more information on our year-round events, please contact the fair office at 419-335-6006 or via email at: office@fultoncountyfair.com

Event Information:

  • Daily Schedules

    Daily Schedules

    Below are the daily schedule events for the Fulton County Fair. Click on a tab to see the event details for that particular day. Some events subject to change.

    Friday, August 31, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Time Event Details
    9:00 AM Judging Agriculture, Fruits, Vegetables, Canned Goods
    9:00 AM Out of Field & Antique Tractor Pulls – Grandstand
    10:00 AM ALSA Open Llama and Alpaca Show – Spangler Arena
    10:00 AM Judging Poultry Open Class – Poultry Barn
    12:00 PM Judging Culinary & Floral – Arts & Craft Building
    5:00 PM Baked Goods Auction – Veterans' Pavilion
    6:00 PM Judging Beef Breeding – Jr. Fair & Open – Spangler Arena
    6:30 PM Flag Raising Ceremony – Veterans’ Association – Grandstand
    6:30 PM NTPA Sanctioned Tractor and Truck Pulls – Grandstand

    Saturday, September 1, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Veterans' Day - Veterans & Spouses Admitted Free into Fair until 6 pm

    Time Event Details
    8:00 AM Jr. Fair Hog Judging – Sale Arena
    8:00 AM Jr. Fair Horse & Donkey Judging – Osthimer Horse Arena
    9:30 AM Horseshoe Championship
    11:00 AM Jr. Fair Feeder Calf Judging (Dairy then Beef) – Spangler Arena
    11:00 AM FREE Ham and Bean Dinner for Veterans and Family
    12:30 PM Harness Racing with Pari-Mutuel Wagering  Grandstand (FREE)
    5:00 PM Classic Car Display – Sale Arena
    6:30 PM Jr. Fair Steer Show – Spangler Arena
    6:30 PM Jr. Fair King and Queen Crowning – South Stage
    7:00 PM Pick Up Truck Pull – Grandstand
    7:30 PM Van Dells - 50s & 60s concert – South Stage - FREE
    7:30 PM Catholic Mass Service – Christian Music Building

    Sunday, September 2, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Time Event Details
    8:00 AM Jr. Fair Horse Show – Osthimer Horse Arena
    8:00 AM Jr. Fair Poultry Judging – Sale Arena
    9:00 AM Jr. Fair Rabbit Judging – Spangler Arena
    10:30 AM Worship Service – The Littles– Christian Music Building
    1:00 PM Golden Wedding Party – Veterans' Pavilion
    1:00 PM Tractor Operating Contest – Spangler
    1:00 PM Corn Hole Contest – Registration: Noon – Park Area
    2:00 PM Labor Day Weekend Champion of Champions Horseshoe Tournament
    2:00 PM Free Throw & 3 Pt. Basketball Contest – Sale Arena
    4:00 PM Michigan Miniature Horse Pull – Spangler Arena
    5:00 PM OBB in concert – Christian Music Building – FREE
    7:00 PM Stomping Grounds! 2017 – Fulton County Youth Event (5th - 8th grade students) – Sale Arena
    7:30 PM  Concert to be announced – Grandstand
    7:30 PM Bits & Harness Pony Pull – Spangler Arena

    Monday, September 3, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Labor Day

    Time Event Details
    8:00 AM Jr. Fair Goat Judging & Cart & Pack Exhibition– Spangler Arena
    9:00 AM Jr. Fair Sheep Show – Sale Arena
    9:00 AM Versatility Horse Show – Osthimer Horse Arena
    9:00 AM Labor Day Horseshoe Pitching Tournament
    12:30 PM Judging Jr. Fair, then Open Dairy – Spangler Arena
    1:00 PM Corn Hole Contest – Registration: Noon Mixed Doubles
    3:00 PM Guys & Gals Sheep Lead Class – Sale Arena
    6:00 PM Post N’ Rails Pleasure & Contesting – Ages 8 & under – Osthimer Horse Arena
    7:30 PM Country Concert to be announced - Grandstand
    7:30 PM Cow Milking, Butter Carving, and Costumed Animal Contest – Spangler Arena

    Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Junior Fair Day - All School Children Admitted Free into Fair until 6 pm
    Special ride prices from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Time Event Details
    10:00 AM Open Class Judging Horses & Ponies – Osthimer Horse Arena
    10:00 AM Jr. Fair Dog Show – Sale Arena
    12:00 PM Open Livestock Judging – Spangler Arena
    12:00 PM Judging Floral – Arts & Craft Bldg.
    1:00 PM Corn Hole Contest (Youth) – Registration: Noon – Park Area
    1:00 PM Youth Horseshoe Pitching Championship (Ages 9-17)
    3:00 PM Straw Loading Contest – Spangler Arena
    3:00 PM Money Scramble - Youth 6 years and under – Sale Arena
    3:00 PM Pedal Power Pull (Registration 1:30-2:30) – Sale Arena
    4:00 PM Blown Glass Auction – Veterans' Pavilion
    6:00 PM Harness Racing with Pari-Mutuel Wagering - Grandstand (FREE)
    7:00 PM Showman of Showmen – Osthimer Horse Arena, then Spangler Arena
    7:00 PM Golden Gloves Boxing – Sale Arena

    Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Senior Citizens' Day - Citizens Age 65 & Over Admitted Free to Grounds Unil 6 PM

    Time Event Details
    9:00 AM Open Class Judging Goats – Spangler Arena
    10:00 AM Senior Citizens' Party – Veterans' Pavilion
    11:30 AM Draft Horse & Pony Show – Osthimer Horse Arena
    1:00 PM Women’s Day Activities – Veterans' Pavilion
    1:00 PM Senior Horseshoe Tournament
    6:00 PM Jr. Fair Small Animal Sale – Sale Arena – Turkeys, Horse Item, Rabbits, Goats, and Chickens
    6:30 PM Club Calf Classic Feeder Calf Show – Spangler Arena
    6:30 PM Doubles Horseshoe Pitching Tournament
    7:00 PM Grandstand Event to be announced – Grandstand

    Thursday, September 6, 2018 - Tentative, subject to change

    Time Event Details
    9:00 AM Jr. Fair Large Animal Sale – Sale Arena
    Sale Order: Gallon of Milk, Hogs, Sheep, Steers, and Feeder Calves 
    Second feeder calf sale to follow first feeder calf sale – Spangler Arena
    6:30 PM  Ohio’s Greatest Demolition Derby - Grandstand 
    6:03 PM Blend - Free Concert - South Stage
    10:00 PM Flag Lowering Ceremony
    11:00 PM Close of the Fulton County Fair