Welcome to the 2017 Ford County Fair

& 4-H SHOW

June 25-July 1, 2017 Melvin, Illinois


Home Page


Concert tickets

Daily Activities



Talent Show

Queen Pageant


Demolition Derby

Little Mr. & Miss Pageant

Livestock Department

Home Ec Department


Camper Application

How To Find Us

Contact Info

How to Find Us

From Champaign, take I-57 north to the Paxton, IL exit (exit 261).  Turn left and take Illinois Route 9 west to Illinois Route 115.  Turn right and take Illinois Route 115 north 8 miles to County Road 1200 North.  Turn left and go west 3 miles to Illinois Route 54.  Cross Route 54 and the fairgrounds will be on your left.

From Bloomington, take Illinois Route 9 east to Gibson City.  Turn left on Illinois Route 54 (next to Big R) and go 10 miles to Melvin, IL.  Turn left at County road 1200 North and the fairgrounds will be on your left.

The fair's physical address is 329 E. Third St., Melvin, IL


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