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  • July 16 - 20
  • PEORIA, IL AT EXPOSITION GARDENS

2024 FAIR

July 16 - 20

138 DAYS AWAY

Fair Book Rules & Entry Forms

Enter & Pay Online

Enter and pay for your livestock and home arts entries online through Blue Ribbon!

EXTENDED: ENTRIES DEADLINE TO JULY 10, 2023

Register & Pay Online

PLEASE NOTE: No exhibitor/participant of the fair will be paid a premium/monetary awared totaling more than $600 until a completed W-9 form is on file with the fair office!

IRS FORM W-9
INSTRUCTIONS FOR FORM W-9).

Fair Book Department Forms & Flyers           ENTRIES EXTENDED TO: JULY 10, 2023

Listed below are the most current fair book department flyers for rules and entry guidelines.

Fair Queen Info & Forms

Home Arts Department

All department forms are for open & junior class. 
2023 General Rules & Regulations (6/6/2023)
2023 General Rules & Regulations
2023 Non Livestock Entry Form (6/6/2023)
2023 Non Livestock Entry Form for ALL home arts departments.
Dept 10 - Garden Ag. (6/6/2023)
2023 Dept 10 form/info
Dept 11 - Floriculture (6/6/2023)
2023 floriculture form/info
Dept 12 Textiles (6/17/2023)
Dept 14 Photography (6/1/2023)
Dept 15 Foods (6/17/2023)
Dept 16 Hobbies (6/17/2023)

Livestock Department

PREMISE REGISTRATION IS VOLUNTARY TO EXHIBIT LIVESTOCK (beef, dairy, swine and sheep). Choosing to register your premises puts you on the frontline of controlling and preventing the spread of animal disease. A disease outbreak can't be predicted but it can impact every segment of animal agriculture. Participation ensures that you have the information you need, when you need it most, to protect your animals and your investment.Registering a premises involves obtaining a seven-character alpha-numeric “identifier” for the farm, ranch, veterinary clinic or other site where livestock or fowl are handled, housed, managed or processed.

If an exhibitor wants to register their animals an application form can be found on-line at www.agri.state.il.us/premiseid. Exhibitors who register on-line will receive a premises registration number immediately. An application can also be obtained by calling --1-866-299-9256. If completing application and returning by mail, it may take up to 4 weeks to receive the number. Return applications to: Food Safety & Animal Protection Bureau, Illinois Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 19281, Springfield, IL 62794-9281

DEPT 1 - BEEF ENTRY (ONLINE FORM)

2023 Livestock Entry Form (6/17/2023)
Dept 2 Dairy (6/17/2023)
Dept 4 Swine (Open) (6/17/2023)
Dept. 104 Jr. Swine (6/17/2023)

Motor Sports Departments

Dept. 23 Semi Truck Pulls (6/1/2023)
2023 Semi Truck Pulls entry form / information