McHenry County Fair 2024

Exhibitions

Registration open June 1, 2024 – July 14, 2024

How to Register for Exhibitions

This year you will register on Showorks

The fair office is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 am until 2:30 pm. If you would like to come into the office to register. The Fair Office will also be open for registration purposes only on Saturday, July 13, 2024 from 8 am to noon or Sunday, July 14, 2024, from 10 am to 3 pm.

Online registration closes on July 14, 2024 at midnight.

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Exhibition Categories

Open Livestock

Open Beef

Hansen Pavilion
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
9:00 am

Open Dairy

Hansen Pavilion
Friday, 8/2/2024
9:00 am

Open Sheep

Hansen Pavilion
Friday, 8/2/2024
11:00 am

Open Dairy Goats

Hansen Pavilion
Dry Stock - Thurs, 8/1/2024 - 2:00 pm
Milking Stock - Friday, 8/2/2024 - 7:00 am

Open Swine

Swine Barn
Friday, 8/2/2024
8:00 am

Open Poultry

Poultry Barn
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
1:00 pm

Open Pigeons

Poultry Barn
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
After Poultry

Open Rabbits

Rabbit Barn
Saturday, 8/3/2024
After Jr. Show

Open Alpacas

Hansen Pavilion
Friday, 8/2/2024
2:00 pm

Jr. Open Livestock

Jr. Open Beef

Hansen Pavilion
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Dairy

Hansen Pavilion
Friday, 8/2/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Sheep

Hansen Pavilion
Breed Show - Thursday, 8/1/2024 - 10:00 am
Market Lamb - Thursday, 8/1/2024 - 1:00 pm

Jr. Open Goats

Hansen Pavilion
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
2:00 pm

Jr. Open Swine

Swine Barn
Friday, 8/2/2024
8:00 am

Jr. Open Rabbits

Rabbit Barn
Saturday, 8/3/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Judging Contest

Swine Barn
Sunday, 8/4/2024
9:00 am

Home & Creative Arts

Open Grains, Veggies & Fruits

Building E
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
12:00 pm

Open Flowers

Building E
Thursday, 8/1/2024
12:30 pm

Open Sewing​

Building F
Monday, 7/29/2024
6:00 pm

Open Art

Open Art
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
9:00 am

Open Crafts and Needlework

Building F
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
9:00 am

Open Photography

Building E
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
11:30 am

Open Foods

Building F
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
2:00 pm

Open Honey

Building E
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
10:00 am

Open Writing

Building E
Wednesday, 7/31/2024

Open Antiques

Building F
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Home & CreativeArts

Jr. Open Grains, Veggies & Fruits

Building E
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
12:00 pm

Jr. Open Flowers

Building E
Thursday, 8/1/2024
12:00 pm

Jr. Open Sewing​

Building F
Monday, 7/29/2024
6:00 pm

Jr. Open Crafts and Needlework

Building F
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Art

Building E
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Photography

Building E
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
9:00 am

Jr. Open Food

Building F
Tuesday, 7/30/2024
2:00 pm

Jr. Open Honey

Building F
Wednesday, 7/31/2024
10:00 am

Horse Shows

Open Horse Show

Saturday, 8/3/2024
8:30 am

Open Horse Fun Show

Sunday, 8/4/2024
10:00 am

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