lake county fairgrounds

Lake County Fairgrounds

1060 East Peterson Road

Grayslake, Illinois      60030




Home of the Lake County Fair & Year-Round Events

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Tickets and Hours

87th Annual Lake County Fair:  Wednesday, July 29 - Sunday, August 2, 2015


Hours    *Gates open at 8:00am for livestock events

Wednesday 7/29:  10:00am* - 10:00pm

Thursday 7/30:  10:00am* - 10:00pm

Friday 7/31:  10:00am* - 11:00pm

Saturday 8/1:  10:00am* - 11:00pm

Sunday 8/2:  10:00am* - 9:00pm


Expo Center Hours (County Fair Marketplace, Pavilions, 4-H Exhibits)

Wednesday & Thursday:  10:00am - 9:00pm

Friday & Saturday:  10am - 10:00pm

Sunday:  10:00am - 8:00pm


**The Lake County Fair does not provide wheelchairs for any disabled guests.**


Midway:  Opens at Noon Daily. Tickets:  $1.00 each. Number of tickets per ride varies. All-You-Can-Ride Wristbands are available Wed., Thurs., and Friday ONLY, from 12 Noon to 5 pm., $20 per band, per day



Adults (13 and older):    $8.00 Wed-Fri,    $10.00 Sat & Sun

Seniors (65+):   $5.00 Daily

Children (6-12):   $5.00 Daily

Children (5 and Under): FREE

Active Military in uniform (w/ID):  FREE  

Active Military & Families:  $5.00 w/active ID

Friday, July 31:  All active military and veterans FREE

Season Passes (advance purchase only):  Adults $35.00     Children/Seniors/Military  $15.00

Family Fair Pack:   $25.00  (Two(2) adult and two(2) child tickets available daily)  


We now accept VISA and Mastercard credit & debit cards, and Discover credit cards for ticket purchases.



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THANK YOU to our 2015 Lake County Fair Sponsors

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Friends of the Fair:  Click Incorporated, Saia, State Bank of the Lakes

Media Partners: 

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