Hamilton County Fair kicks off Wednesday with free admission

Fair runs through Sunday
Posted at 6:52 AM, Aug 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-09 07:13:16-04

CINCINNATI -- Gates at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds are opening with free general admission Wednesday only at 4 p.m.

The Hamilton County Agricultural Society expects 25,000 to 30,000 visitors to check out the food, rides and fun at the fairgrounds in Carthage from Wednesday through Sunday.

Local bands perform daily, and demolition derbies run nightly at 7:30 p.m. USA vs. Mexico bull riding is at 5 p.m. Sunday. Check out the full schedule of events here.

The fair operates from 4 to 11 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $7 and parking costs $5. 

The fairgrounds are located at 7801 Anthony Wayne Ave. near the intersection of Interstate 75 and Ronald Reagan Cross County Highway.

For more details, visit the Hamilton County Fair website here.