Welcome to the online home of the Houghton County Fair!

 FAIR DATES: August 25-28, 2016
(The fair opens at 3 p.m. Thursday and closes at 5 p.m. Sunday)

at the fairgrounds in Hancock

OFFICE HOURS throughout the year are Wednesdays from 12 to 3

THANK YOU FOR A GREAT YEAR

 

 
Welcome to the online home of the Houghton County Fair.  (Photo by Roland Burgan.)
The fair is held in Hancock, Michigan every year at the end of the summer, the weekend before Labor Day weekend.
It offers a great opportunity to come out and have a great time with friends and family with entertainment ranging
from livestock shows, demoliton and off road derby, Youth Talent Show.

NEW THIS YEAR- 2016

Side by Side UTV Classes during the Off Road Derby

Cancelled Horse Shoe Pitching

Cancelled Miss Teen Pageant, replacing with YOUTH TALENT SHOW

LIVE SHARK ENCOUNTER!

ALFY'S Robotic Puppets

FAST ACTION MOTOR SPORTS REMOTE CAR RACES (Free!)

SKERBECK ENTERTAINMENT GROUP Carnival and Midway


Saturday from 10 to 6, CRAFT SHOW inside of the ice arena.


CRAFT SHOW REGISTRATION FORM

Click to download Adobe Acrobat Reader 

SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR 2016
ranging from $25 for trophies to $500 for Monster Trucks
Call 482-6200 for information

2016 THEME - TROPICAL FAIRADISE

2016 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Brochure as pdf file

  EXHIBITORS LINK for ON-LINE REGISTRATION  Now open for 2016!

Important Note: Select Item/Checkout on the online screen to complete your registration. Unless you can print your entry form, you have not completed the process. Mail entry fees to Houghton County Fair, 1500 Birch Street, Hancock, MI  49930.  Call 482-6200 if you encounter problems.

Skerbeck Entertainment Group, Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo,Alfy's Robotic Puppets, Fast Action Remote Control Car Racing Tournament (free!),  Motocross Races, Farm Tractor Pull, Off Road Derby with SIDE BY SIDE classes,  Monster Truck Races, Demolition Derby Car, Senior Citizen's Day, Cowboy Challenge, Livestock Shows and Junior Market Livestock Auction, Youth Talent Show, and more.


ADMISSION PRICES AND Skerbeck CARNIVAL SPECIALS

Skerbeck Entertainment group is selling advanced MEGA BANDS for rides (all days) for $50 (a savings of $10 from onsite purchase) from their website, www.skerbeck.com

2016 EXHIBITOR GUIDE (see Exhibitor Guide tab)

LINKS

LIVESTOCK RULES from MDARD for exhibiting at Michigan Fairs

PHOTO GALLERY

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS BROCHURE.pdf

SPONSORS

VENDORS

WINTER STORAGE

 

Exhibitor's General Entry Form

 

 


Google Map to Fair

CLICK ON THE MAP TO EXPAND

 

Fair Office - 1500 Birch Street - Hancock, MI 49930
phone 906.482.6200 fax 906.483.2101
info@houghtoncountyfair.com

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Thanks to SnoGirl Graphics and Photographers the late Roland Burgan, Taana Kalliainen, Susan Mattila