Ross County Fair

Notice to Fair Campers:

The camping contracts will be mailed on Friday, April 7, 2017.
You can expect them in your mailbox the week of April 10th.

The deadline to return your camping contract and payment has been extended to May 10, 2017.
We thank you for your patience while the online payment option was developed for you this year.

2017 Fair Dates
August 5-12, 2017

The dates for the 73rd Annual Ross County Fair have been announced! The Board of Directors is excited to bring you the 2017 Ross County Fair! Plan to bring the whole family to the fairgrounds August 5-12, 2017. We have beautiful grounds and buildings and are proud to showcase the youth of Ross County.

This year’s fair promises to thrill the children, entertain the adults and feed the masses! Every year our fair gets better and better. We are proud to showcase several acts this year that will be sure to please fairgoers…both young and old.  This is the perfect place for family entertainment!

FairGrounds WiFi Survey

The Ross County Fair Board is exploring expanded WiFi throughout the Ross County Fair.  The plans are for 100% coverage while providing high speed upload and download capability.  Below is a quick survey that will help us fine tune our plans and offer a premium product at the lowest possible cost.

How to Enter Your Projects
at the Fair

Have you ever thought about entering something in the Ross County Fair but just didn’t know how to do it? Anyone from 5 to 105 years old can enter the competition. Follow these easy, fun, and free steps on how to enter, and you may find yourself on your way to receiving a Blue Ribbon!!

General Entries
Home Arts Entries

Pay Online

The fair camping fees this year are due May 10. Please disregard the overdue amount notice when making payments online. The total invoice amount due showing on your account is the amount that needs paid in full, which consists of your camping (or vendor) fees plus the online processing fees.

Any questions about login info or making payments with the online feature can be emailed to:

Click the appropriate link below to pay for camping, food vendors, merchandise vendors, multipurpose building vendors, commercial building vendors, vendor camping, ride tickets, and fair tickets/wristbands.

Early Fair Camping

Food Vendors

Merchandise Vendors

Multipurpose Building Vendors

Commercial Building Vendors

Vendor Camping

Buy Fair Ride Tickets

Buy Fair Tickets / Wristbands

NOTE FOR FAIR CAMPING - Your username is your and your password is your zip code. For example, if your name is John Doe and you live in Chillicothe, your username is and your password is 45601.


Calendar of Events

2017 Schedule

March 4-5: Gun Show

March 11: Miller’s Automotive Swap Meet

March 15: Winter Storage ends

April 1: Steer & Heifer Classic

April 1-2: Home and Garden Show

April 7-9: Swap Days

April 15: Star Family Circus

April 30: Horse Clinic

May 6: FCG Con

May 19-21: Southern Ohio Forest Rally

May 26-28: Bash for Cash Demo Derby

June 2-3: Relay for Life

June 3: NBHA (Barrel Racing)

June 9-11: Chillitown MX

June 17: PSA Horse Show

June 17: Tire & Electronic Collection

July 7-9: Mid Ohio Jeepers Organization (MOJO) Event

July 11: 4-H Skillathon

July 14-16: Chillitown MX

July 22: 4-H Skillathon

July 24: 4-H Lip Sync Prelims

August 5-12: Ross County Fair

Aug 30-Sep 4: Easyrider Rodeo

September 29-30: 4-H Halloween Campout

October 7: Feeder Calf Show

October 13-15: Swap Days

October 20-22: Chillitown MX

November 4: Miller’s Automotive Swap Meet

December 11: RCAS Annual Meeting