2024 Junior Fair Departments Rules
Junior Fair Schedule


Ohio Marion County Junior Fair  2024

Experience the vibrant spirit of youth empowerment at the Junior Fair, a collaborative effort of youth organizations overseen by the County Agricultural Society. Under the guidance of the Junior Fair Board, comprised of enthusiastic members from 4-H, FFA, FCCLA, and Scout Programs, aged 14 and above, we showcase educational youth programs countywide.

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Longest, continuously running Marion County event
Annual attendance over 50,000
Over 1,000 youth involved with their families
Week-long event with many opportunities to advertise your organization

Discover the magic of the Ohio Marion County Fairgrounds and Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Marion, Ohio. Join us for the longest, continuously running Marion County event with over 50,000 attendees. Experience a week-long extravaganza filled with thrilling events and amazing opportunities to showcase your organization. Connect with over 1,000 youth and their families while enjoying the finest attractions and entertainment.

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Departments and Rules

Be a part of the Ohio Marion County Junior Fair Board, where passionate young leaders are selected based on their expertise, skills, and Junior Fair knowledge. Throughout the winter, members attend meetings and trainings, gearing up for the grand fair. From pre-fair planning to running the Junior Fair Office, assisting with animal check-in, and managing livestock shows, our board members play a pivotal role in ensuring the fair’s success. Supervised by the esteemed Ohio State University Extension Staff, the Junior Fair Board offers invaluable leadership opportunities and the chance to collaborate towards an unforgettable fair experience. Join us as we make strides in shaping the future of our community through the magic of the County Fair!