Sandwich fair NEWS Alerts

10/15….  Office hours for 2021 have ended.  Please contact the fair office using the email address website[at] .  Office hours will resume in summer 2022.

10/15…. See below for information on winter storage of RV’s, Vehicles, and Boats.

Registration open for 2021-22 storage season in Sandwich Illinois

Read the details carefully below, follow directions, and fill out the request form. Outdoor space only remains.  Please send in an application before November 5th.  There is no cost to fill out the waiver request form and no charge if your item does not fit in a building or space runs out.  Waiver request forms are handled on first come first serve order.  A waver/request form must be filled out and summitted to the email listed below prior to delivery of the unit. Emailed questions does not get you in the queue. Send the waiver first, then we will work out fitting it in.  More detailed instructions follow the receipt of the request form. Thank You.

Email fairgroundsrental[at] submit copy proof of insurance and any questions.

9/21…Click Here to see the 2021 Vendor List and Map on the Fair Details Page.

9/12…. Thank You for attending the 2021 Sandwich Fair.  See you next year!

The Sandwich Fair in DeKalb County, Illinois is an exciting destination for all ages.

Since the first Fair held here in 1888, the fairgrounds has provided the perfect showplace for agricultural exhibits and commercial venues. The 185 acres of well-manicured park-like settings, the charming buildings, and the friendly atmosphere improve with age.

More About the Fairgrounds

covid-19 advisory

The Sandwich Fair is an outdoor event.  Masks will be optional during the fair.  The Sandwich Fair is not under any mandates to regulate mask wearing or capacity.  The inherent risk of COVID-19 is everywhere. Attendees who choose to attend do so under their free will. 

In partnership with the DeKalb County Health Department, the Sandwich Fair Association and its vendor partners have taken the following precautions to minimize the risk of exposures during the fair.

-Provide attended restrooms throughout the fairgrounds dedicated to cleaning high touch areas
-Increase hand washing stations and hand gel throughout the fairgrounds
-Open building doors to their fullest ability throughout the event
-Increase disinfection to the carnival (please see North American Midway Entertainment website for complete details)
-Encourage anyone who does not feel well or exhibiting signs of COVID-19 to remain home
attendee liability disclaimer

People who attend the Sandwich Fair do so under their free will.  The Sandwich Fair is not responsible for personal  injury or property damage related to acts of vendors, displays, exhibitors, parking lot activities, communicable diseases, other attendees, the weather, and all other acts of nature.  By attending the Sandwich Fair attendees acknowledge the disclaimer.