Services & Amenities

We want to make your experience the best it can be.

You get friendly and courteous service and a list of conveniences.


There are five ATM machines available around the grounds.

Hospitality BUILDING  

Visit the Heartland Bank Pavilion from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., where you can stop to rest and visit with friends. Our volunteers can answer your questions.


Over 60 Meet me at the Fair Tour. Wednesday, September 6, 9 a.m.—12 p.m. The Sandwich Fair Association, and Fox Valley Older Adults have joined forces to provide a unique opportunity for adults over 60 to visit the fair by riding on golf carts with rear seats.

Merchandise and Souvenirs  

Visit the Gazebo! We have lots of goodies for you to remember us by. Find them at the Information Center (Gazebo) in front of the Home Arts building. The commercial building has great shopping.

MOTHERs, babies, and small children

Two mother/baby tents are centrally located for moms, nursing moms, and young families. Volunteers are available to help with the needs of young families. One tent is located at the east end of the Ag Land area next to the restrooms   and a second tent is near the ATM and restrooms just east of the games area.

Picnic tables are available in many locations throughout the fairground.

First Aid  

Get access to medical care whenever attention is needed. The first aid station is located next to the Sheriff's Office.

Police Security

During fair hours, police security is provided by the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office.

Lost and Found  

Lost and found is located at the round office.


The fair is fully equipped with large, comfortable washrooms centrally located. There are washroom attendants available during fair hours. On the west end washrooms are behind the Ag Land Stage, in the middle by the Windmill near the carnival and on the east end near the grandstand. Hand washing stands are available throughout the fair.

Maps & Navigating

Check out the 2017 Sandwich Fair Brochure, the Big Fair Book, navigate with your mobile device and our custom fair map, or ask any staff member to help you.

Find a Food Vendor

The 130th Sandwich Fair App (not yet released) will provide lots of information about the fair. It's a great way to find the food you crave, see what's hot, and check out the schedule. Check back later for download information.

Handicap and Motorcycle Parking

A parking attendant will direct you to the proper areas. Please have your handicap sticker available.

Mobility Equipment Rental
Scooters are located are located as you enter the east entry gate near the handicap parking.

Electric carts (scooters), strollers, wagons and wheelchairs are available for rent. Reserve online at or call 877-588-4782. Equipment rental pickup is close to handicap parking.

Strollers $10/day
Wagons $15/day
Wheelchair $25/day
Electric Carts & Scooters $55/day