38 Special Joins Concert Line Up

The Darke County Agricultural Society is excited to announce its second concert for the 2022 Great Darke County Fair!   We are pleased to announce that Multi-Platinum Selling, Rock Legends, 38 Special, will be taking the stage at 8:00 PM on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at the Great Darke County Fair! Tickets go on sale […]

Kat & Alex Added to Monday Concert Lineup

2021 CONCERT UPDATE The Board of Directors are excited to announce that up and coming country artists, Kat & Alex, will be joining us Monday, August 23, 2021 at 8:00 PM as they open for award winning artist, Jake Owen! Tickets are on sale now! 

NEW FOR 2020

Sensory Friendly AfternoonTuesday, August 25, 2020 12pm-2pmRide & Enjoy The RidesWith No Flashing Lights And No Music AlsoSensory Friendly RoomTake A Break In A Quiet Calm RoomLocated Between The Ohio Center And Fine Arts BuildingOpen Daily

New board members elected

The Darke County Agricultural Society held its election of officers on Thursday during the Great Darke County Fair. Four seats and two constitutional amendments were on the ballot. Two current board members, Dean Neff and Jerry Marker, chose not to run for re-election. With Doug Martin and Dave Niley retaining their seats, there will be […]

2019 Little Miss and Mister crowned

Ella Whitmer, 5, daughter of Kevin and Julie Whitmer, of Greenville, competed as a female KISS rocker, and earned the title of Little Miss Darke County Queen, with ACDC rocker Henry Sutter, son of Matthew and Sarah Sutter being crowned King. Queen first runner-up Samie Swank; second runner-up Evie Lynn Miller; third runner-up Lillian Shuff. […]

Concert cut short by storm warning

GREENVILLE – Mother Nature and the sound system did not cooperate at the annual Sunday Show at the Great Darke County Fair. Prior to the concert, Darke County was put under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch and many people could be seen checking their phones to watch the approaching storm. Night Ranger, who was filling in […]

Entry forms being accepted for 2018 Little Miss & Mister pageant

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Great Darke County Fair Little Miss and Mister Pageant. The pageant will take place at the Youth Building on the Darke County Fairgrounds (located behind the Gazebo) on Monday, Aug. 20. The boys will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the girls at 6:30 p.m. This year’s theme […]

Fair harness racing receives blue ribbon award

The Great Darke County Fair received the blue ribbon award this year for excellence in the harness racing program. Thank you to those of you that helped us receive this award this year. It is an honor to be recognized as one of the top fairs in the country and to all of you that […]

Camper Storage Starts October 16th

Camper storage will begin for the season on October 16th. Our rates for the year have not changed from past years and are as follows. New cow pavilion with sprinkler will rent at $1.00 per square foot for the season, the secured storage will rent for .85 per square foot for the entire season and […]