164th Brown County Fair - Georgetown, Ohio

September 28 - October 3, 2015

Fair Information

When and Where can I purchase a fair pass?

fairpassTickets will be on sale at the banks in late August. Membership tickets may be purchased by any Brown County resident but must be purchased from either a Director or Officer of the Society.

Someone will be in the fair office to sell membership and season tickets (TBA).

Membership tickets may be purchased from any Director or Officer until September 16th. Membership is available to any Brown County resident over the age of 17.  You can also purchase season (not membership) tickets at the gates during the fair.

Parade line-up & entry form

There has been an update to the list please download again if you downloaded before Friday, September 19th.

Download or Print - 2014 parade line up

Location: Georgetown Junior Senior High School:  987 Old US 68  Georgetown, Ohio  at 5:00 p.m. on Monday of the Fair: 

Once you exit the ring at the fairgrounds please continue on to a predestinated location  (not immediately in front of the gate) to allow passengers off of your parade vehicle.  This will allow the parade to continue in a timely manner.  If you have additional questions, please contact the Senior Fairboard at 937.378.3558.

Please keep the parking lot clean and pick up any trash before departing in the parade.  When entering the ring at the Fairgrounds please make sure your number is visible on the left side of the parade route.

If distributing candy or other items along the parade route please note the following from the Village of Georgetown: All precautions should be taken if handing out candy or other items from your float or vehicle, please do not throw items from the float, truck or vehicle, it is preferred that you have someone on the ground distribute items. 

Your number should be able to be viewed from the left side of your vehicle etc. when you enter the ring.

Download or Print - 2014 parade line up

The King & Queen Floats will gather at the Court House, The Bands at the Y, The Fire & Rescue at the Fire House and the Balance at the Georgetown High School 

2009 Brown County Fair ParadeThe parade will line-up in the parking lot at the new Jr./Sr. High school of Georgetown Exempted Village Schools on Monday evening beginning at 4:30 p.m. The parade will move out at 5:30 p.m. and arrive at the fairgrounds at 6:30 p.m.

Note: All participants must pre-register so that a line up list can be pre-planned and distributed before the line up. Please, no parting on the blacktop at high school to allow room for parade lineup. Also political candidates must ride on the float of their party. No candidate will be permitted individual floats. Those not pre-registering may or may not be permitted at the end of the parade. There will be No announcement of units not pre-registered as they come in the center ring. NO CARS OR FLOATS ARE TO UNLOAD UNTIL THEY PASS THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING AND BEEF BARN.

icon Parade Entry Form (88.65 kB) will be due no later than September 1st for the Brown County Fair Parade.

To better organize the parade, we will be publishing the order of line up for the parade in The News Democrat and on our web site, www.LittleStateFair.com.  So watch for this announcement around the mid of September. 

Chair: Tom Cluxton, for more information call Office (937) 378-3558 or Fax (937) 378-1361  or email -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Where can I get a Fair Book?

The books will be at most every bank in the county after August 5th as well at Fayetteville Hardware and Sardinia Feed & Supply.

The books are in limit supply, so you must request a book from the teller. There will be books also at the library and copies may be made.

There will be brochures in many places around, such as banks, Fayetteville Hardware, Sardinia Feed & supply. There are lots of brochures and they have most everything except rules and entry blanks.  

How do I get to the Fairgrounds?

The Brown County Fair is located in Georgetown, Ohio at 325 West State Street. Parking is availble at the fairgounds and 3 off-stie locations.  IGA Plus/Pamida parking lot, St. George Catholic Church parking lot, and the parking lot next to old IGA on South Main.

Click on the map button at the bottom of the main page under the Map & Directions to view a Google Map. Click on one of the icons and enter your address to get directions to the fair or one of the off-site parking areas.

How do I enter an exhibit?

Click on Floral Hall under Quick Links at the right. 

Also information on entering items is in the official fair book. Fair books can be picked up at the local banks in Brown County.

How to enter my baby in the baby contest?


Brown County Fair Baby ContestThe Brown County Fair Baby contest will be held in the Danny Gray Activity Center on Saturday at 9:30 A.M. For more information contact Jay Salor, (937) 515-2521.

REGISTER THE DAY OF SHOW from 8:30-9:30 am for classes 1-6 and 8:30-10:30 am for classes 7-12 in the Danny Gray Activity Center (located on the west side of fairgrounds behind Rhonemous Hall)  Classes 1-6 will start at 9:30 sharp and classes7-12 will not begin until 10:30/  Entry fee is $10.00 per baby. (this does not include gate admission to the grounds.) DRESS IS CASUAL!!! 

All entrants to the fair will be required to pay the regular admission fees.  Children under 2 yrs of age will be admitted to the grounds free with a paid adult admission.  All profits help fund the Jr. Fair Horse complex and exhibitors.  The Brown Co. Horseman’s and the Brown Co. Agricultural Society will not be held responsible for any loss of entry. icon Baby Contest (379.97 kB 2013-07-08 09:29:42)

 

What are the hours of Operation of the Fair?

The fair gates open at 8:00 a.m. daily and the fair usually ends around 11:00 p.m.

How do I become a merchant?

Contact David Fyre.