(410)-392-3440
Mailing Address
PO Box 84
Childs, MD 21916

Physical address
Fair Hill Fairgrounds
4640 Telegraph Road
Elkton, MD 21921

(410)-392-3440

Fair Entry Information

This year all livestock and 4-H Home Arts and 4-H Farm and Garden entries must be entered online. Instructions and more details can be found here.

Click here to download the full 2019 Fair Book for entry information regarding Pretty Baby Contest, Truck Pulls, Tractor Pulls, etc. or view the Fairbook online.

For the Demolition Derby, click here to download an entry form.

For entry information on Home Arts, Farm & Garden, and Livestock see your desired departments below. Hard copies of the book may be acquired from a Fair Board member or from the University of Maryland Extension, Cecil County Office located in the Cecil County Administration Building at 200 Chesapeake Boulevard, Suite 1500, Elkton, MD 21921. They are open Monday-Friday, 8 AM – 4:30 PM.

The University of Maryland Extension-Cecil County Office will have Cecil County Fair Home Arts and Farm & Garden entry tags for OPEN entries available once the 2019 Fair Book becomes available. The office is open Monday-Friday 8 AM-4:30 PM except on County Holidays. The office is located in the Cecil County Administration Building at 200 Chesapeake Blvd, Elkton, Maryland in Suite 1500.

Division 1 – Indoor Exhibits

Department 1: Food Preservation
Department 3: Expressive Arts
Department 5: Misc. Indoor Exhibits

Division 2 – Farm & Garden Products

Department 7: Additional 4-H Events

Sample Entry Tag Information

For OPEN Home Arts and Farm & Garden Entries only.
Entry Tag Description
Fairbook Information Entry Tag Sample
Sample Entry Tag

Division 3 – Livestock

Department B – Beef
Department C – Dairy Goats & Meat Goats
Department D – Sheep
Department E – Swine

Division 4 – Small Animals

Department G – Poultry
Department H & J – Rabbit & Guinea Pigs
Department K – Dogs
Department L – 4-H Small and Large Pets

What's New?

Tickets Online!

General Admission and Reserved Seating tickets are now available online!

2019 Fairbook

The 2019 Fairbook and entry forms are now available!

Children’s Day

Click here for the 2019 Children’s Day Flyer!

Special Thanks

The 2019 Fair is brought to you by Allan Myers.

7th Annual ‘Running With the Pigs’ 5K Walk/Run

Information for the ‘Running With the Pigs’ 5K Walk/Run For Breast Cancer has been posted!

Vendor Contracts

Vendor contracts for the 2019 Fair have been posted!

Livestock Sale

The Fair would like to thank all the buyers and contributors at the 2018 Livestock Sale!

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We hope to see you tonight at 7:00 at the County Administration Building for our open fair board meeting!

It’s the last day of the 2018 Cecil County Fair and it’s BEAUTIFUL! There are lots of exciting events going on all day. Be sure to join us!

Join us tonight for the Livestock Auction in the Stafford Pavilion. The buyer’s social and registration begin at 5 and the auction begins at 6. See you there!

We hope to see you for Children’s Day! There are lots of exciting activities and shows going on until 2:00.

Come on out to the fair while the sun is shining!

We’re just a few days away from the fair! We can’t wait to see you there!

There’s only one more month until the 2018 Fair! We can’t wait to see you there!

Thanks for another great fair! We'll see you next year!

Don't forget to join us for the livestock auction tonight at 6:00 in the Stafford Pavilion.

Only one more hour until the first Cecil County Fair school bus demolition derby. We can't wait!

Looks like perfect weather for $12 ride night and the first night of the rodeo! Come out and join us!

Children's Day is today from 10:30-2:00! Bring the kids to see animals, make crafts, and go on a scavenger hunt.

Due to weather the truck pulls have ended for the evening and the midway will close at 8. We hope to see you tomorrow for Children's Day!

We hope to see you here for the 5th annual Running With the Pigs. The race starts at 8:30!

Don't forget home arts and farm and garden entries are due by 11 this morning!

The fair starts tomorrow! We can't wait to see you there!

Can you believe it? There are only 10 more days until the fair. We can't wait to see you there!

It's derby time! If you're not here you're missing a muddy one! 🚗🚙

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Mailing Address
PO Box 84
Childs, MD 21916

Physical Address
Fair Hill Fairgrounds
4640 Telegraph Road
Elkton, MD 21921

Phone: (410)-392-3440