The 163rd annual Posey County Fair runs from July 17-22 at the Posey County Fairgrounds in New Harmony, IN. There are plenty of things to see and do throughout the week, including rides, games, exhibits, vendors, animals, concerts and so much more.

General admission is $8 per person each, although you can purchase a week-long pass for $30. Children 10 and under get in free. Veterans get in free on Wednesday, and first responders get in free on Thursday.

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Here's a rundown of the various activities and events happening throughout the week.

Daily Events/Activities

  • Half pot ticket booth is open Monday-Saturday from 5pm-8pm
  • FREE carnival rides Monday-Saturday from 5pm-10pm
  • FREE kid's zone Monday-Friday from 5pm-8pm
  • Cincinnati Circus Company Stunt Show Tuesday-Friday at 6pm and 7:30pm

Monday, July 17th

  • 7pm: Night one of the professional rodeo, including bulls, broncos, trick riders, and more (in the Main Arena).

Tuesday, July 18th

  • 6pm: Tiny and Little Miss Contests in the Posey County Community Events Center (PCCEC)
  • 7pm: Quad & Bike Drag Racing (KG track)
  • 7pm: Night two of the professional rodeo (main arena)

Wednesday, July 19th (Veteran Appreciation Day)

  • FREE admissions for veterans
  • 6pm: Beautiful baby contest (PCCEC)
  • 6:30pm: Shelhorn Bros. Band with Katie York (stage)
  • 7pm: Truck/Car/SUV drags (KG track)

Thursday, July 20th (First Responder Appreciation Day)

  • FREE admissions for first responders
  • 6pm: Kid's pedal pulls (Kid's zone)
  • 6pm: Mud volleyball (main arena)
  • 6pm: Talent show (PCCEC)
  • 6pm: Mt. Vernon Jazz Band (stage)
  • 7pm: Truck, farm, and semi pulls (KG track)

Friday, July 21st

  • 6pm: Cornhole indoor tournament (PCCEC)
  • 6pm-10pm: Concert w/Kenna Elpers and beer garden (stage)
  • 7pm: ITPA Pro Series tractor pulls (KG track)

Saturday, July 22nd

  • 7pm: Demolition derby (main arena)

Visit for more details and information about what's happening each day at the fair.

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