Welcome to Your Richland County Fair!

The Richland County Fair is held at the Olney City Park Fairgrounds. The fair began in 1856 and continues to be one of the best fairs in southern Illinois. We will continue to grow, so please use our contact form to let us know what events or activities you would like to see added to YOUR Richland County Fair!

There will be a reception at The Holiday in Olney to recognize Richland County Fair Queen Kylar Craig for her 1st Runner-up finish in the State Pageant held in Springfield last month.The reception will be March 10, 10AM to noon. The public is invited.

The Spring Crash is May 5th

2017 Miss Richland County - Kylar Craig


Carnival Information

Photos by Tim Dunahee
Fair coverage - visit Freedom 92.9 WSEI
See the Olney Daily Mail for news and articles about Richland County

Visit the IL Department of Agriculture Site for information on Illinois County Fairs: http://www.agr.state.il.us/fair/countyfairssched.php