June 5-9, 2024
Schedule of Events

No pets are allowed on the fairgrounds unless it is a leashed service dog.

 

For a copy of the 2023 Fair schedule click on this link – Macon County Fair Events Flyer

Wednesday, June 7
Senior Day (65 & Older)
Present ID for Free Admission

Macon County Fair Queen Pageant
7:00 pm in the Decatur Building
Admission:$7.00 adults to 5 years old and children 4 and under Free

Jazz music by Chip McNeill Jazz
Quartet before and during the Downstate Harness Racing Classic
3:00 – 5:00 pm | Near the Grandstand

Downstate Harness Racing Classic
Sponsored by: Decatur Convention & Visitors Bureau
3-Year Old Filly’s & Colts & IHHA 3-year & Up
4:00 pm | Grandstand
$10 Adults to 12 years, $6 per child 5 – 11 and children 4 & under Free
Harness Racing Program

Thursday, June 8

Pride of the Prairie Goat Show
Sponsored by: Land of Lincoln Credit Union & Ford Motor Company Dealers
Check-In: 2:00 – 4:30 pm
6:00 pm | Hog Barn
Jr. Jackpot Market GoatsA
Meat Goat Jackpot Postcard
Goats Entry FormA

Ranch Horse Sorting Competition
6:00 pm | Horse Arena
Ranch Sorting

Garden Tractor Pullers
12hp to 25hp twins – See up to 10 classes!
6:00 pm | Grandstand
$10.00 Adults to 5 years and Children 4 & Under Free

Wreckless Whiskey Unplugged
8:00pm – 11:00pm
Decatur Building – Free
Busch Light Beer Special – $2

Friday, June 9 – Teacher’s Education Appreciation Day
Present ID for Free Admission

Agricultural Public Speaking Exposition
Sponsored by: Richland Insurance
1:00 pm |. Decatur Building
Agricultural Public Speaking Exposition

Rodeo by Latting Productions, Inc.
Sponsored by: ServPro
6:00 pm | Grandstand
$15 Adult to 12 years, $6 per child 5 – 11 and children 4 & under Free
Bareback, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bull Riding, Steer Wrestling, Tie-down Roping, Team Roping, Girl’s Breakaway Roping and Girl’s Barrel Racking.
Rodeo

Rodeo After Party
Eric Burgett Band
9:00 pm | Decatur Building
Busch Light Beer Special – $2
Free Admission

Saturday, June 10 – Veterans Day
Present Military ID for Free Admission

Decatur Trail Riders Horse Jackpot Show
Speed Show:  9:00 am
Pleasure Show: 1:00 pm
East Arena
Fair Showbill 2023

Jr. Jackpot Swine Show
Roger & Nancy Flach Memorial
Check-in: 8:00 – 9:30 am
Show Starts: 10:30 am  |  Warren Myers Barn
Jr. Jackpot Swine
Flach Jackpot Flyer

Beer & Bags Tournament – ADM Building
Powered by Outlaw Baggers
Sponsored by Decatur Earthmover Credit Union
Sign up online or download the App (ScoreHolio)
Teams – $50 per Team
Signups start at 10:00 am & bags fly at 11:00 am
No outside drinks allowed.
Food & adult beverages will be onsite.

Macon County Fair Big 10 Standardbred Harness Races
11:00 am  | Grandstand
Free Admission
Harness Racing Program

Kid’s Ag Olympics
Hosted by Macon County Farm Bureau
1:00 – 3:00 pm – Decatur Building
Free

ITPA Truck & Tractor Pulls
Powered by: Sloan Implement & Soybean Assoc.
Light Modified, 8500# Limited Pro Stock, #9500 Limited Pro Stock and 2WD Trucks
7:00 pm  | Grandstand
$15 Adult to 12 years, $6 per child ages 5 – 11, and children 4 & under Free
Pits: $25 per person
Infield Track Truck parking: $50 per vehicle
Tractor & Truck Pulling Contest

Lady Luck
9:00pm – Midnight
Decatur Building – Free
Busch Light Beer Special – $2

Sunday, June 11 – First Responders Day/Medical Personnel
Present ID for Free Admission

Free Gospel Concert
Music by Avenue Gospel Trio
Sponsored by: Illini Congregational Church, Diamonds Restaurant & Mike Hall Auction
10:00 am
Decatur Building
Free Gate & Admission
Open to the Public
Avenue Concert Flyer

Jackpot Jr. Steer & Heifer Show
Check-In: 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Show Starts: 10:00 am
Jr. Jackpot Show Flyer
Steer & Heifers Entry Form
H-2 Jr. Jackpot Steer Show
H-1 Jr. Jackpot Heifer Show

Jackpot Jr. Swine Show

Barrows & Gilts
Check-In: 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Show Starts; 9:30 am
Jackpot Swine
Swine Entry Form
Jackpot Swine Flyer

Beer & Bags Tournament
Powered by Outlaw Baggers
Sponsored by Decatur Earthmover Credit Union
ADM Building
Sign up online or download the App (ScoreHolio)
Singles – $15 per Person – Blind Draws
Signups start at 11:00 am & bags fly at 12:00 pm
No outside drinks allowed.
Food & adult beverages will be onsite.

2nd Annual Macon County Fair Classic
& Muscle Car Show
Music Sponsored by: Broderick Rowcliff, Sam’s Hockaday
Services
Noon – 5:00 pm | West of the Grandstand
$5.00 Entry Fee
Top 5 Categories Win Trophies
2023 Classic & Muscle Car Show Entry Form

Demolition Derby
Sponsored by – Shaner’s Towing
6:00 pm
Grandstand
Semi & Bone Stock, Compacts, Lawn Mowers, Power Wheels
$15 per Adult to 12 years, $6 per Child Ages 5 to 11,
Children 4 & under – Free

Daily Free Events

Antique Tractors on Display – 4-H Foundation Building
Commercial, Arts & Crafts Exhibitors – Maltas Building