Saturday, August 6, 2022 (10:00 AM - 10:00 PM)
The Crow Wing County Fair is now among the five largest fairs in Minnesota, with annual exhibits numbering over 6,000 and annual attendance estimated at 100,000. The Fairgrounds Includes a variety of buildings, as well as a modern curling facility that has a capacity of 860, a grand stand that seats 1800, and a large horse arena with bleachers.
The fair was organized in 1884 and fairs were held in Brainerd, Pequot Lakes and Crosby before permanently locating in Brainerd in 1937. The 1899 fair was held at grounds owned by M. K. Swartz located just east of the 1900 block on East Oak Street. in 1938 the fair was held at the Brainerd Armory and beginning in 1939 at the Mill Avenue fairgrounds where it was held each year until moving to its present location at 2000 South 13th Street in 1962.
Crow Wing County Fair Grounds 13th Street SE Brainerd,