This year’s St. Charles County Fair opens its season at Wentzville’s Rotary Park, 2577 West Meyer Road, at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 and runs through Saturday.
This year’s fair features rodeos and tractor pulls on Tuesday and Wednesday, a “Lil Monster’ truck event and a car show on Thursday, freestyle motocross and a truck and tractor pull on Friday, and a demolition derby on Saturday.
Music will be provided by CJ Karaoke, the Rough Riders, Step Hounds, Babaloo, The J. We Three, Contagious, and That 80s Band. Also on stage are Mime Tome Thale, Marcos the Juggler, Mike Coleman the Ventriloquist, and the Chuck Levy Magic Show,
As always, the 4-H livestock and project exhibitions are a big part of the fair. The 4-H livestock auction will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday.
Queen Coronation is at 7 p.m. on Tuesday and the Little Mr. and Miss St. Charles County Fair contest is at 6 p.m. on Thursday. A baby contest will be held on Saturday at 9 a.m.
Carnival rides are free with a paid admission. The fair will also have a petting zoo, bounce houses, and other activities – including contests like frog and turtle races and the super farmer he-man competition.