2021 EVENT

Saturday, October 9

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sunday, October 10

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

$2 suggested donation

at the gate

Held in picturesque Grant Park overlooking historic Galena, Illinois, Galena Country Fair is a Columbus Day weekend tradition.

Since 2003, when Jo Daviess Country Fair Charities, Inc., became associated with the fair, more than $1 million has been returned to the communities of Jo Daviess County through donations to not-for-profit organizations and a grant program. Monies from the fair have supported a wide-range of causes including strengthening our communities' emergency services and preparedness, developing programs for youth, and improving the well-being of the citizens of Jo Daviess County.

Fairgoers support our worthwhile cause when they attend the fair, give a donation at the gate, enjoy our food + drink, participate in the silent auction, and buy raffle tickets. We hope you'll join us this year -- see you at the fair!


Grant Park

625 Park Avenue, Galena, Illinois

Friendly reminder: No Pets, please.

We love Fido just as much as the next person; however, please leave your pets at home for this event. Only individually-trained Service Dogs that are trained to work or perform tasks may be in Grant Park during this event. Emotional support animals are not recognized as service dogs by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We appreciate your cooperation.

Silhouette of a dog.

Oct. 9+10, 2021

Oct. 8 + 9, 2022

Oct. 7 + 8, 2023

Oct. 12 + 13, 2024