Allen County Fair

    August 18, 2017 – August 26, 2017 all-day
    Allen County Fairgrounds
    2750 Harding Hwy
    Lima, OH 45804

    Two concerts will headline the entertainment at the Allen County Fair, which begins Friday and continues through Aug. 26 at the fairgrounds just east of Lima.

    Country music singer Dustin Lynch, with special guest Neal McCoy, are set to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday in the grandstand. Tickets range from $40 to $100 and can be purchased online or in the fairground box office. Visit for more details.

    Contemporary Christian artist Jeremy Camp will take the grandstand stage at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets range in price from $25 to $40 and can be purchased online at

    Daily fair admission is $7 for anyone age 7 and older. Children under 7 are free. Prior to the fair opening, adult season passes for ages 10 and over cost $30.

    Youth season passes for those between the ages of 7 and 9 are $15.

    Admission is free for veterans until 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 25, and for seniors until 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 24.

    On Tuesday, Aug. 22, tickets may be purchased at the gate for $2 off admission between 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. with a can of food to be donated to the West Ohio Food Bank. Admission is $2 off on Wednesday, Aug. 23, with a coupon from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the gates only. More information can be found at

    Amusement rides will be open each day. On Friday, Aug. 18, rides will open at 4 p.m. and close at 11 p.m. Every other day, rides will be available from noon to 11 p.m. Unlimited ride bracelets can be purchased for $25. Wristband specials will be available for $15 from 1 to 5 p.m. on Monday and Thursday.

    A schedule can also be found here: