It’s that time of year again – summer is winding down, school is almost in session and the search is on for one final, fun hurrah before the daily grind kicks back in.

That’s where the Utah County Fair comes in. Set for Aug. 16-19 at the Spanish Fork Fair Grounds, the fair boasts an impressive variety of food, events and fantastic entertainment perfect for all ages. Here is our roundup of 10 events worth checking out. For a complete schedule, visit heraldextra.com/citycelebrations/county-fair.

#TBT - Utah County Fair 1998
Schedule
  • Occurred Thursday, August 17th, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Occurred Friday, August 18th, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Occurred Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Spanish Fork Fairgrounds

Fair is open from 4 to 10 p.m. with food, vendors, and the City of Fun Carnival. Wednesday is Family Night at the fair, all carnival rides are… View details

Utah County Fair Logo
Schedule
  • Occurred Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  • Occurred Thursday, August 17th, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
  • Occurred Thursday, August 17th, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
  • Occurred Thursday, August 17th, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
  • Occurred Friday, August 18th, 2017 @ 10:00 am
  • Occurred Friday, August 18th, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
  • Occurred Friday, August 18th, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 11:00 am
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Spanish Fork Fairgrounds

What: Watch as professionally-trained stunt dogs perform their greatest tricks, from back-flips and handstands to thrilling “big air” stunts. View details

Utah County Fair Logo
Schedule
  • Occurred Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Occurred Friday, August 18th, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Occurred Thursday, August 17th, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Spanish Fork Fairgrounds

What: Let the kids loose with activities like a bean bag toss, face painting and crafts. They’ll also have the opportunity to learn from the U… View details

Big Outdoors Expo draws big crowds to Orem for annual event 08
Schedule
  • Occurred Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 19th, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Occurred Friday, August 18th, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
  • Occurred Thursday, August 17th, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Spanish Fork Fairgrounds

What: See some of the finest taxidermy pieces in the county, judged by world-champion taxidermists. View details

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