Since 1859, the Ozaukee County Fair has been offering residents and visitors great traditional fair entertainment such as five stages of live music, truck & tractor pulls, a full midway, fireworks, demolition derbies, horse shows, contests, livestock exhibitions & judging, kids entertainment and more!



Thanks to all who attended our 2016 fair! Click the yellow bars to rotate through each day's highlights from our 2016 festival - we'll update with 2017 information a few months before our 2017 fair!

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Wednesday's Day Sponsor: Aurora Health Care

Special thanks to Aurora Health Care, our fair Sponsor of the Day!

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Truck & Tractor Pull

Presented by the City of Cedarburg and 5 Corners Dodge, our 46th Annual event features 100 vehicles and 25 drivers in the Truck and Tractor Pull.

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Pat McCurdy

Pop sing-along musician Pat McCurdy entertains crowds with musical diversity and just the right touch of comedy at our 5 Corners Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Center Stage.

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A grand fireworks display lights up the skies over the Ozaukee County Fair on opening night! Sponsored by Murphy & Prachthauser, Rainbow Valley Rides and Fireworks County.

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Thursday's Day Sponsor: Aurora Health Care

Special thanks to our Thursday Sponsor of the Day, Aurora Health Care!

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Ralph Thull Trio

Polka the afternoon away at the 5 Corners Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Center Stage with the Ralph Thull Trio!

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CFD Parade and Engine Wetdown

Cedarburg and guest firefighters and fire engines will parade to the Fairgrounds for the ceremonial "wetdown" of the new CFD engine!

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Firefighter Waterfights

Join us at the Grandstand for a fun water competition between area firefighters.

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4H Livestock Auction

Our 4-H members’ hard work culminates in this Livestock Auction in the Show Arena – watch or participate in the sale of beef, hogs and sheep! The Show Arena is sponsored by Kettle Lakes Cooperative & the Land O Lakes Foundation.

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Branch & Dean

This Nashville duo is known for their exceptional songwriting skills and high-energy live shows! Catch them on the 5 Corners Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Centre Stage!

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Friday's Day Sponsor: Columbia St. Mary's

Special thanks to our Friday Sponsor of the Day, Columbia St. Mary's!

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Special Needs Midway Rides

Free Midway Rides between Noon and 2pm for our special needs guests.

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The Charlie Daniels Band

Legendary THE CHARLIE DANIELS BAND takes the Grandstand Stage Friday night with special guest The WhiskeyBelles. The Charlie Daniels Band is known for such hits as “Long Haired Country Boy,” “The South’s Gonna Do It Again,” “In America,” “The Legend of Wooley Swamp” and their signature song, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.”

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The Toys

One of Wisconsin's top-performing cover bands at the 5 Corners Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Center Stage, guaranteed to get the crowd on their feet.

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Saturday's Day Sponsor: Industrial Recyclers

Special thanks to our Saturday Sponsor of the Day, Industrial Recyclers!

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Fairest of the Fair

We'll be crowning the 2017 Fairest of the Fair at the Ozaukee Pavilion. Come meet your Junior and Future Fairests as well at this fun event! Sponsored by Five Corners Truck & Auto.

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Demolition Derby

Fairgoers line up early for the demolition derbies, where up to 100 cars, mini vans and school buses compete in aggressive heats for prizes at the Grandstand.

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Bella Cain

High-energy Top 40 Country Band Bella Cain rocks the 5 Corners Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Centre Stage with huge talent, great production & fun-loving crowds.

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Sunday's Day Sponsor: Cedar Crest Ice Cream

Special thanks to our Sunday Sponsor of the Day, Cedar Crest Ice Cream! Visit Cedar Crest near the Farm Bureau Stand and fill out your "Flavor Bracket" for a chance to win free ice cream for a year!

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Barnyard Run

Join us for our 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Ozaukee County Fair, and help keep Fair attendance free for all! Sponsored by Anytime Fitness and Cedarburg Physical Therapy.

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Doo-Wop Daddies

The Doo-Wop Daddies deliver an exciting theatrical show that remains faithful to the Doo-Wop Style of the 50s and 60s. Catch them on the 5 Corners Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Centre Stage!

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Demolition Derby (2pm) and Kiddie Power Wheels Demo Derby (1pm)

Fairgoers line up early for the demolition derbies, where up to 100 cars, mini vans and school buses compete in aggressive heats for prizes. Come early and enjoy our 1pm Kiddie Power Wheels Demo Derby!

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Chainsaw Carver Auction

Come see the craftsmanship of Steve Brandt and bid on unique hand carved pieces of art. Proceeds benefits the Ozaukee County Fair - help keep our fair attendance free for everyone! Sponsored by Boucher Auto Group.



The Ozaukee County Fair is able to offer free gate admission because of the great ticketed events we feature at the Grandstand. Here are our 2016 featured events! Stay posted for 2017 events.<br />

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    Tickets are on sale now for THE CHARLIE DANIELS BAND with special guest The WhiskeyBelles. Don't wait!

    $35 VIP, $20 Gen.
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    Tickets are on sale now for our popular Trucks & Tractor pulls. Don't miss out, buy your tickets now!

    $8 ADULTS, $4 KIDS
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    Tickets are on sale now for our famous Demolition Derbies! Buy your tickets today!

    $12 ADULT, $6 KIDS
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    Register today for our Barnyard 5K Run/Walk!

    5k to benefit OCF


Thirsty for even more information? Here you will find all the full schedules, stage information and more from the 2016 Ozaukee County Fair. Stay posted for more information on the 2017 fair!

Ozaukee County sits just north of Milwaukee County, along Wisconsin’s beautiful lakefront. Spanning from Belgium’s stunning sandy shores and hiking trails at the north, to Mequon’s thriving urban center at the south, Ozaukee County offers everything from breath-taking landscapes and historic downtowns to world-class museums, festivals and fairs! The 30-mile paved Interurban Trail is a great way explore this beautiful and vibrant county. The Ozaukee County Fairgrounds are at Fireman’s Park, just north of Cedarburg’s walkable downtown.

Find Us

Fair Dates:

August 3-7, 2016

Wednesday: Noon – midnight
Thursday – Saturday: 8 a.m. – midnight
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

W67 N866 Washington Avenue,
Cedarburg, WI

Upcoming Fair Dates:

August 2-6, 2017
August 1-5, 2018
July 31-August 4, 2019
July 29-August 2, 2020

The Ozaukee County Fair is always scheduled to end on the First Sunday of August.

Parking and parking passes available.

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The 157th Annual Ozaukee County Fair takes place in downtown Cedarburg and is one of the Midwest's last free fairs. With fun for the entire family, music on five stages, demolition derbies and more, there's something for everyone at the Ozaukee County Fair!