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The Sandwich Fair Association Office will not be having office hours for the public to drop by in person.  If you need anything, please contact the fair via email.  General questions to website[at], Exhibiting office[at], Vendors vendors[at] , Thank You.


The Sandwich Fairgrounds address during the fair is 15730 Pratt Road. Please use the Pratt Road entrance to enter the fair parking lot to keep traffic moving and reduce congestion in Sandwich and Rte 34, especially on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the Fair. Exits will be Lisbon Street to the East, and gate 5 to the West. Fairwinds Crossing and Pratt become exits towards the end of each evening. Fairwinds Crossing will continue to be a entrance on the east side of the grounds but it is recommended to be used by Sandwich Residents on the West side of town. Bike Riders and pedestrians can enter at Gate 1 by the Main Ticket Building just to the west of Fairwinds Crossing or Lisbon Street. Bikes can be parked between the Main Ticket Office and the Fair Association Office. Uber, Lyft, Taxis etc. should enter at Pratt Road drop off your customer at the ticket gate North of the track and exit gate 5 or Lisbon Street. Just mention to a parking attendant you are dropping off and leaving.

Pratt Road Main Entrance Map

Bike and Pedestrian Map

Ride Share Drop off Map

Choose the location (closest to you) from the options below, and send the directions to your phone.

The Sandwich Fair

P.O. Box 129 (mailing address)
15730 Pratt Road (event address)
Sandwich, IL 60548
Phone: 815-786-2159

Sandwich Fair Event Hours:

Wednesday-Friday: 8 AM – 10 PM

Saturday: 8 AM-11 PM

Sunday: 8 AM – 7 PM

If you have a question, click here first to look at the frequently asked question list.

For prospective Bands and Entertainment Acts

Please submit your information to be considered for the Sandwich Fair by sending your information to entertainment[at] for the Ag Land, Main, and Home Arts Stages.


Submit advertising and promotional requests to advertising[at]


Interested in sponsoring the Sandwich Fair.  Please let us know by emailing sponsors[at]


If you are interested in showing livestock, collectible, vegetables, flowers, quilts, canned goods, antique tractors, antique auto show, you are considered to be an Exhibitor.  Please visit the Exhibitor Page to learn more.


Learn more about becoming a vendor at the Sandwich Fair.  Vendors are classified as people, groups, or businesses that would like a space during the fair to promote a organization or sell products such as services, merchandise, or food.  To learn more and apply please visit the Vendor Page.

2020 Sandwich Fair Pin will be available for purchase at the 2021 fair.

*No 2020 souvenirs were acquired leading up to the likely cancellation of the of the 2020 Sandwich Fair.  The 2020 pin will be sold at the next fair along with other 2021 souvenirs at that time.

Send Us a Message

For the 2019 vendor locations and names please visit the vendor map and list located on the bottom on the Sandwich Fair Event Page.

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