Bureau Co. Fair accepting entries


PRINCETON - Now is the time to sign up entries for the 163rd Bureau County Fair. Registration for entries in the fine arts departments including photography, art, textiles, flowers and vegetables have been extended to Monday, Aug. 13. Livestock entries are also due Aug. 13.

The Bureau County Fairbook is available online at www.bureaucountyfair.com or pick up a copy at the fair office. Office hours are Monday–Thursday 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-5 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. Saturday hours are 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

A drop box is located outside the secretary’s office to drop off entry registrations at times when the office is not open. The fair office phone number is (815) 875-2905 for anyone who has further questions. Tickets for all events and life membership cards are also available.

The Bureau County Fair in Princeton runs Aug 22-26.