Around the Fair

The Fulton County Fair features fantastic FREE entertainment.  In addition to the events listed below, our South Stage has a full line-up of performers for you to enjoy.

Butterfly Effects – Interactive Display

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Enjoy throughout Fair Week. New in 2019  -- Butterfly Effects -- an interactive, educational display featuring hundreds of live butterflies.  Visitors can feed live butterflies with nectar feeding sticks.  Watch an interesting video tutorial on how to fix a butterfly wing and the life cycle of these amazing creatures. It's…

The Van-Dells

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Saturday,  August 31, 2019 7:30 PM The 2019 Futon County Fair just wouldn't be complete with The Van-Dells. They have become a tradition and are a fan-favorite, year after year. The Van-Dells are "The Nation's #1 Rock & Roll Review." They have been entertaining audiences of all ages with their…

Fire Fighter Show

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Saturday, August 31 – Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Don’t miss this impactful blend of entertainment and education. The audience learns important fire safety tips and the children have a chance to be on a “fire-fighting” team. Location: Park Area by the Biddle Building Price: Free with Fair gate admission

Six-Horse Hitch Team

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Hill and Hollow Farms will be on the grounds Saturday, August 31 - Tuesday, September 3.  Located in the south end, Fairgoers can see these beautiful animals up-close. Come watch as the team prepares the 6-horse hitch for their daily parade around the Fairgrounds.

Classic Car Display (by invitation only)

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Saturday, August 31, 2019 5:00 PM In the spirit of the 50s and 60s concert Saturday evening, we'll have this unique display of classic cars. So stop by, appreciate these treasures from the past and enjoy the free concert featuring  The Van-Dell’s.  Due to limited space, this car display is…

Swanton Area Railroad and Model Club

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On display and throughout Fair Week The SARR & MC group enjoys the fun and craft of trains. The O (Lionel) Division – one of 3 divisions) does approximately 15 shows a year, including the Toledo Zoo “Lights Before Christmas” & Metroparks' "Holidays in the Manor House" displays, and many festivals and local…