The St. Charles County Fair opens for the 2016 season at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 at Wentzville’s Rotary Park, 2577 West Meyer Road.
Admission–which includes carnival rides, entertainment and parking–is $10 for adults and $5 for children six to 10 years old. Children five and under are free. Military with proper I.D. receive a 50 percent discount. Season ticket information is available on the Fair’s website.
Schedule of events for Opening Day, Tuesday, July 26:
4 p.m. – Gates open
5 p.m. to 10 p.m. – Petting Zoo (additional charge for pictures)
6 p.m. – Opening ceremonies
6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
- Free carnival rides with paid admission
- Kolb Exhibition Center open
- Bounce houses and inflatable slides
- Race to the Top Challenge
- Big Baller Balance Challenge
- Stunt Jump
6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. – Mime Tom Thale on the Stars & Stripes Stage
- MOSAC antique tractor pull
- Queen Coronation in the Entertainment Tent
- Swine Judging in the Show Barn
7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Mime Tom Thale on the Stars & Stripes Stage
8:30 p.m. – Glory Days Rodeo
8:30 to 9 p.m. – Mime Tom Thale on the Stars & Stripes Stage
8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. – Karaoke in the Entertainment Tent
11 p.m. – Grounds close