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DeKalb County Fair in Auburn, IN 2023

An old-fashioned fair famed as Indiana's largest family reunion

Dates: September 25–30, 2023

DeKalb County Free Fall Fair is an annual occurrence, bringing families to Auburn, Indiana, for six days from late September to early October. The fun-filled program of events showcases livestock exhibits, horticulture, competitions, a carnival with midway rides, parades, merchants, antiques, crafts, food galore, live music, and diverse entertainment for everyone. What's more, each day of the fair has its highlights: for example, Tuesday is labeled as Merchants' Day, Thursday as Homemakers' Day, and Friday as Kid's Day.

Auburn's fair tradition dates back to 1932. Since its first edition, it has become a favorite community celebration, holding the best activities typical for an old-fashioned fair. No wonder the average attendance racks up close to 150,000 visitors.

Stay tuned for details on the DeKalb County Fair's official website, mentioned in the External Resources below. Also, you can contact the officials via their Facebook page, at or, and by calling +1 260-925-1834.

Lastly, explore the map below for the options to stay nearby. We've got you covered on all available accommodations around DeKalb County Fairgrounds and beyond.

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Last updated: by Olha Savych