Following the Fayette County Fair Board meeting held Tuesday, June 2, the decision has been made to move forward with the 2020 Fayette County Fair.

Fair dates are July 30 to Aug. 8.

According to a Facebook post Wednesday morning, "At this time, 4-H and FFA youth activities will occur with specific guidelines implemented. Some other scheduled fair events are proceeding at this time with modifications; however, these events are subject to change based on COVID-19 circumstances."

With ongoing input from board members, Fayette County Public Health, Fayette County Emergency Management, community members, county and local law enforcement, and various other partners, the Fair Board will be following CDC and IDPH guidelines in addition to the Governor’s Proclamation restrictions. More details on youth events, grandstand events and other fair events will be shared going forward