The approaching of Easter in Santa Rosa means the Santa Rosa County Fair. This year brings the 24th year of this wonderful event where the family and friends can meet and enjoy great fun, food, Competitions, Rodeos, Animals, Cowboys, and many exhibits of all kinds. For the past two decades this event has been staffed by many dedicated volunteers who have organized this enjoyable family event.
2017 Santa Rosa County Fair Mission
The main goal of the Santa Rosa County Fair Association is to promote the vision, talent, diversity, traditions and agricultural legacy that Santa Rosa shares. This is done in the form of a fair with exhibits, tours and provisions for scholarships. As families, friends and guest gather the funds spent by them at the fair are used to improve the grounds, facilities, create awards, and provide scholarships.
2017 Santa Rosa County Fair Vendors
Vendors are very much welcome to participate in the fair. Applications are taken as well as a 50% deposit before the fair up until March 15, 2017. Spaces will be assigned in the best possible way for each vendor. Every vendor will be matched in just the right way for selling products. The earlier that vendors register, the better things will go for securing a good space.
2017 Santa Rosa County Fair Competition
The Santa Rosa Fair is a great place for the young competitor can show off his or her project. There are classes of competition in archery, canning, sewing, and various 4 H project classes.
For the general public, admission is $5.00 and kids five and under are admitted for free. The gates open up at 9:00 am and a will close at 11:00 pm. The gates for the parking area are open from 5:00 am until midnight. Each vehicle will be charged $3.00. With so much to offer at such a great price, there is no reason to miss the Santa Rosa County Fair!