- games in heritage area

- kiddeo

- duck pond

- face painting

- pittman magic

- photo booth

- mechanical bull

- cookie walk

- sheep shearing demo

- steer roping

- sack race

- vendors in nuckolls hall

- and much more!

July 17 - 21, 2018

The Cole Amusement Company has been secured again

for the 2018 fair's carnival! Hope to see you there!

Tazewell County Fair

2018 ticket information

bus service schedule

Public Transportation from the Tazewell Mall Parking Lot to the Fairgrounds

$0.25 per Ride


Tuesday - Thursday, July 17 - 19

5:30 - 11:30 p.m.


Friday, July 20

5:00 - 11:30 p.m. - Trolley


Saturday, July 21

12:00 noon - 9:30 p.m.


Handicapped Bus

2:00 - 12:30 p.m. - Trolley

For Full Fair Schedule, Click Here
Pre-Fair Events

Youth Horse Show -  Friday, July 13th at 5 p.m. - Gate $5

Cruise-In & Music -  Saturday, July 14th at 6 p.m. - FREE ADMISSION

Family Fun Day: Games, Food, Entertainment, Pet Show - Sunday, July 15th, 1-4 p.m. - FREE ADMISSION

Lawn Mower & Go Kart Races - Sunday, July 15th at 6 p.m. - Gate $5

Miss Tazewell County Fair Pageant - Monday, July 16th at 6:30 p.m. - $5 Admission at Door of Nuckoll's Hall


Gate Admission

Free Gate Admission on Tuesday, July 17th

Gate Admission is $5 on Wednesday, July 18th & Thursday, July 19th

Gate Admission is $10 of Friday, July 20th & Saturday, July 21st

​Patrons up to 48 inches in height get in FREE

Tickets may be purchased at the fair office or the information booth.


Reserved Seating Information

Premium Derby reserved tickets seat cost $30. This includes your gate admission cost.

Reserved bleacher seats are $20. This includes your gate admission cost.

returning for 2018

Cole Amusement Co. Carnival!

Please note that the Mutton Bustin' event for Wednesday night has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Don't miss our great music lineup! Some of this year's highlights include The Lonesome River Band, The McKameys, and The Jubalaires Quartet. Click on the Music section for schedules and details. Be sure to come see what this year's Fair has to offer!