The Scenic Drive Side of the Fairgrounds
The Knox County Fairgrounds has a history almost as old as the county. For the Scenic Drive, the 52-acre fairground provides ample free parking with handicap accessibility. Buildings are filled from end to end with displays, demonstrations and assorted vendors.
Antiques, Collectibles, Crafts, Furniture and Flea Market
You will be excited to find antiques, barn board collectibles, crafts of every kind, furniture, pottery and flea market items.
The Spoon River Antique Tractor Association
will display antique farm machinery and hold field demonstrations that will bring back many memories.
Kiddie Train Rides
will be available for the little ones.
A Farmer's Market
filled with fresh fall produce, including apples, pumpkins and gourds grown locally, and a variety of jellies and jams.
Don't forget to bring your appetite.
An assortment of food vendors will serve breakfast, butterfly pork chops, rib-eye steak sandwiches, funnel cakes, onion rings, elephant ears, corn dogs, lemon shakeups, and other goodies along the pathway with plenty of picnic tables for dining.