Washington Town and Country Fair in Washington Missouri
Date: Aug 06, 2022 | Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
The Washington Town and Country Fair held in Washington, Missouri at the Washington City Park Fairgrounds* takes place over five days, Wednesday through Sunday, August 3rd-7th. Activities include contests, demonstrations and shows for a variety of interests; pie, hot wings, yogurt, funnel cake... you name it eating contests; bronc and bull riding; tractor pull; Motorsports; livestock shows; Chainsaw Carvers; a Carnival Midway, fair food and MORE! Plus live entertainment throughout the day in the Entertainment Tent and nightly on the Main Stage. Fireworks display on the last night of the Fair, August 7th, at 9pm.
See website for the full schedule of events and to purchase either daily admission tickets or "Season Passes" for the full five days. Admission includes shows, concerts and exhibits, plus rides on the 20-ride midway.
*NOTE: Physical Address for Washington Fairgrounds: 6 Fairgrounds Street, Washington, MO 63090
For GPS use: 400 Grand Avenue, Washington, MO 63090
Washington, Missouri is a historic city located in Franklin County along the Missouri River. It is right in the middle of Missouri wine country with twelve wineries within minutes of Washington. Shops and boutiques, restaurants and cafes, bed & breakfasts are located in many of the historical buildings. Historic Washington hosts a wide variety of annual events throughout the year and makes a great day-trip from St. Louis.
Directions: From St. Louis, take Interstate 44 west to Exit #251 Highway 100 toward Washington MO. In about 10 miles, make a right (north) on Highway 47 and continue about 2 miles to Washington. From St. Charles, take either Highway 94 (to west of Dutzow) or Interstate 70 (to Exit #193 at Warrenton) to Highway 47. Go south on Highway 47 (from I-70 for about 24 miles, from Highway 94 for about 5 miles) and cross over the Missouri River into Washington.