Minocqua to host ‘scaled down’ OC Fair
By Star Journal Staff
Didn’t make it to the Oneida County Fair at Pioneer Park? Didn’t get enough of the fair? No worries, the fair is bringing a scaled-down version to the Minocqua Park Complex Aug. 27-29, 2021.
According to coordinator Thomas Barnett, the fair will consists of carnival rides, food and beverage vendors provided by Tri-State Amusements, the same company that was in Rhinelander last month.
“This is an end of year fundraiser for the Oneida County Fair, but it is also a community reach out to bring some fun and excitement to more towns in Oneida County,” Barnett stated in a media release. “If this is successful, we look forward to doing more of these events in other Oneida County towns as well.”
Hours are 5-11 p.m., Friday, Aug. 27; noon-11 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 28 and noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 29. Details regarding wrist band hours can be found at ocfairwi.com.
Barnett also noted that 2021 was a record-breaking year for the fair, with a very successful turnout. Minocqua Park Complex is at 10295 WI-70 West.