Whiteside County Fair plans family events for five days

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Photo from the Whiteside County Fair's event website.

The Whiteside County Fair has five days of fun planned for families in the area.

The carnival started on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 and goes through Saturday, August 17. Gates open every day at 1 p.m. and noon on Saturday.

Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 1 p.m. – 5p.m. are Wristband Days at the fair, meaning you can gain access to an unlimited amount of rides of $15. Wednesday is Midway Madness, which gives unlimited rides from 1 p.m. – 9p.m. for $25. A Mega Pass, which grants unlimited rides at anytime, can be purchased for $50.

Entertainment throughout the week covers all the bases from a tractor pull to horse shows. Click here for a full schedule of events.

The Whiteside County Fairgrounds is located at 201 West Winfield Street in Morrison, Illinois.