More Than 255,000 People Came To The Fair This Year

DSC_0636 croppedWith yesterday closing the nine-day run of the Elkhart County 4-H Fair, we have our final attendance numbers in, and they’re big.

For the 2015 Elkhart County 4-H Fair, we saw 255,253 people coming through the gates.

The breakdown by day is here:

  • Friday, July 24: 24,003
  • Saturday, July 25: 20,686
  • Sunday, July 26: 35,000
  • Monday, July 27: 21,179
  • Tuesday, July 28: 25,723*
  • Wednesday, July 29: 28,620
  • Thursday, July 30: 40,687
  • Friday, July 31: 20,558*
  • Saturday, Aug. 1: 28,796

*Tuesday and Friday set high marks for attendance for the comparable fair days this decade.

Here’s how this year’s attendance stacks up going back through 2009:

  • 2015: 255,253
  • 2014: 269,064
  • 2013: 280,175
  • 2012: 244,883
  • 2011: 235,495
  • 2010: 255,315
  • 2009: 258,832

We appreciate everyone who came out to enjoy the fair, and hope to see you next year at the 2016 Elkhart County 4-H Fair ā€” marking the state’s bicentennial ā€” July 22-30, 2016.

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