Welcome to the fair grounds!

The Poinsett County Fair has celebrated our county’s agriculture heritage, community values, and family-focus for 139 years.

The 2018 fair, themed “SEW IT - GROW IT - SHOW IT” is set for August 14th -18th and promises to provide exciting, family entertainment for hundreds of residents from across Poinsett County and the surrounding areas.

New activities, contests, and exhibits, along with exciting musical entertainment, will highlight this year’s event.  

Pack up the family and come visit the Poinsett County Fair.
 AUGUST  14th - 18th

find the fairgrounds

Buy your armbands

Armbands will be on sale soon at
Circle K at 600 N. Illinois St. (Hwy 1), in Harrisburg. 

Poinsett County EAC Rice Buffet

Thursday, August 16, 2018 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Family Life Center – Harrisburg First Baptist Church

 Adults - $5.00
 Children 7-12 - $2.50
 Children 6 and under eat free


Proceeds benefit service projects conducted by the
 County Extension Homemakers Council.

Gospel Night

The Poinsett County Fair is a way to bring together families and individuals from each of our county’s unique communities.

This is still in the planning stages so check back soon.

Fair Board Members:

Scott Harper (President)
Jason Osment (1st Vice-President)
Dustin Faulkner (2nd Vice-President)
Jeffrey Works (ex officio)
Leigh Helms-Blythe (ex officio)
Craig Allen (ex officio)
Tammie Stanford (Sec/Tres)
Angela Swanner         Steve Jernigan
Barbara Wright                   John K. Hutchison
Steve Smith                            Jean Weeks
Evelyn Mitchusson             Ann Parker
Virginia Weeks

Check back for updates!