Martin County Fair Called Off For This Year

Mon 6-8-2020

(Fairmont, Mn.)-- Another county fair in Minnesota has been called off for this year due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Martin County Fair which was scheduled for August 17th through the 23rd made the announcement this (Mon.) morning.

In a press release, the Martin County Fair Board says it was nearly impossible to try to plan around some of the precautions that would have been needed. They add the fair relies on a large number of volunteers, exhibitors and entertainers to make the fair a success each year. They add the decision has a far-reaching impact on community organizations, businesses, participants and the general public and that they're doing everything they can to minimize that.