Nighttime at the Fair!

Mark Your Calendars for this year's fair! June 30-July 8, 2017

Join the Parade(s)!
parade float

If you love parades, get a group together and join us! Applications below:
Downtown South Bend parade July 1

Opening Ceremonies Parade June 30


All 4-H Clubs and Townships are encouraged to participate in our parades! To assist with the costs associated with float building,
the Fair Board will donate $100.00 to each 4-H Club and Township who has a float in the Opening Ceremonies and/or DTSB 4-H Fair Parade plus one ADDITIONAL parade throughout the year.
Club Float Building Application


The St. Joseph County 4-H Fairgrounds are a privately-operated facility. We do not permit the following on the Fairgrounds: PETS (with the exception of service animals), WEAPONS of any kind, ALCOHOL, SKATEBOARDS, ROLLER BLADES OR SKATES, SCOOTERS (with the exception of medical devices), METAL DETECTORS and SOLICITING (except from our licensed vendors and sponsors).


Flannery Whitmore, 2016 Miss St. Joseph County Fair Queen


Congratulations to Flannery Whitmore
2016 Miss St. Joseph County Fair Queen
2016 Miss Congeniality


Nature Center is a beautiful setting for a wedding


Wedding Planning?

The Nature Center provides a beautiful setting for weddings and parties! The gazebo is perfect for the ceremony with the pond and fountain in the background. Benches are provided for the guests and a rustric bridge makes for a dramatic entrance!

Click here for more information and photos.