Josh Turner

(6-23-19) The family-friendly 2019 Jay County Fair is set to begin Saturday, July 6th through Saturday, July 13th at the Jay County Fairgrounds, 806 E. Votaw St., Portland, Indiana. The Historic Jay County Fair is one of Indiana’s oldest County Fairs around. The friendly environment, wide selection of entertainment, including carnival rides, exhibits and food vendors are just some of the amenities that the Fair is known for among returning fairgoers. The Jay County Fair is excited to invite you and your family to experience unmatched hospitality and fun throughout the 8-day extravaganza.

Josh Turner, MCA Nashville Recording Artist is one of Country Music’s most recognizable hit makers. Turner is the featured headline entertainment at the Fair, along with accompanying special guest, LANCO. The Josh Turner/LANCO Concert is set to occur on Saturday July 6th at 8 PM at the Jay County Fairgrounds’ Grandstands. Concert tickets can be purchased online by logging-on to

In addition to the Josh Turner/LANCO Concert (7/6), the Fair will feature the Full Throttle Monster Truck Show (7/7), Hog Wrestling Contest (7/8), 3 Bar J Rodeo (7/9), Harness Horse Racing (7/10), Cook & Belle Music Concert (7/11) and Demolition Derbies (7/12 & 13). Daily Fair gate admission is free until 5 PM and after 5 PM there is a $5 per person adult admission charge, and kids aged 12 and under are admitted free.

If you are interested in additional information about the 2019 Fair and event ticket information, please log-on to or contact the Fair Office at 260-726-9616.