Attendance at the DuQuoin State Fair jumped 22% over what it was two years ago, officials said.
Bishop Hill’s annual 19th century harvest festival, Jordbruksdagarna, will take place Sept. 25-26.
What a week! As I am write this column, I have just arrived home from the Boone County Fair, our local fair. The weather was a little wet and stormy at the beginning of the week, but perfect for the weekend.
Flanked by his wife, First Lady M.K. Pritzker, on one side and Illinois State Fair Queen Kelsi Kessler on the other, Gov. J.B. Pritzker cut the ribbon to officially open the 2021 DuQuoin State Fair.
More than 150 young cattle exhibitors from across the state gathered for their annual meeting and to elect new junior leaders for their statewide beef cattle organization.
Storms passed through the area early last week. We received around 2 inches of rain and were lucky to miss the high winds and tornadoes that passed to the north, south and east of us.
Congressman Jim Baird hosted a farm bill listening session with agricultural stakeholders at the Indiana State Fair.
Over 830,000 people attended the Indiana State Fair this summer, where the theme was “Celebrating the Hoosier Spirit.”
The legacy of Mauri Williamson, creator of the Pioneer Village, lives on in every corner of the village at the Indiana State Fair.
Indiana’s Family of Farmers hosted a recipe-scavenger hunt at the Indiana State Fair this year.