Thanks to all who came out to help celebrate the 122nd Cuyahoga County Fair. Whether you came for the elephant ears, the animals, demo derby, arts, crafts, floral exhibits, rides, or one of our great concerts, your attendance makes all the work we do throughout the year in preparation for Fair week worthwhile.

demo_derby_winners_300.jpgSpecial congratulations to the winners of our Demolition Derby:

Demolition Derby Finals Winners
    • 1st: Ken Volpe
    • 2nd: Kyle White

Demolition Derby Heat Winners
    • Heat 1: Rick Funk
    • Heat 2: Jesse Ben
    • Heat 3: Hiram Smith Jr.
    • Heat 4: Dave Quibic
    • Heat 5: Dan Tomasko

Links to photos from this year's event can be found by hovering over the Gallery tab at the top of the page. Feel free to share with family and friends. Our thanks again for your patronage of this historic regional event, and we look forward to seeing you all out again for the 123rd Cuyahoga County Fair in 2019!




2018 CCF Tee Shirt
2018 Cuyahoga County Fair “Something To Crow About” Tee-Shirt

The 2018 Cuyahoga County Fair “Something To Crow About” Tee-Shirts are now on-sale at the Cuyahoga County Fairboard Office. With sizes ranging from Small to XXXL in both Mint and Tan, you will certainly be the “Rooster About Town” in your new tee-shirt! Heck, buy one for the whole family!



122nd Annual Cuyahoga County Fair
August 7-12, 2018


SAT: 10:00AM-11:00PM



Featured Entertainment

2018 Demolition Derby
ENTRY FORMS Click Here to download the Entry Form for the Demolition Derby, Tuff Trucks & Power Wheels Derby Entries may also be submitted online at JM Productions RULES (#1) Stock Demolition Derby Rules (#2) Compact Car Demolition Derby Rules (#3) Mini Van Demolition Derby Rules DEMOLITION DERBY QUALIFIER When: Sun, Aug 12th at 3:00PM
​ Tickets: $8 (Tickets available at the Grandstand box office. Ticket price does NOT include regular Fair Gate admission of...Read more
Tuff Trucks
Tickets: $8 (Tickets available at the Grandstand box office. Ticket price does NOT include regular Fair Gate admission of $7, which must be paid separately) RULES (#11) Power Wheels Demolition Derby Rules (#10) Tuff Truck Rules REGISTRATION Pre-Register Tuff Truck MODIFIED Online Here ($20) Pre-Register Tuff Truck STOCK Online Here ($20) Pre-Register Kids Power Wheels Online Here ($5) Purchase Pit Pass Online Here ($15) TUFF TRUCKS In this competition stock and modified pro trucks will race in...Read more
DreamShip Hot Air Balloon
IMPORTANT: If you plan to visit the DreamShip attraction on Fri, Sat or Sun, be sure to show up before 9pm, and please use gates 1, 2, or 3 off Eastland Road. We do hope you will come enjoy the 2018 Cuyahoga County Fair (fair gate admission applies) and make visiting DreamShip a part of your plans. DreamShip is a featured...Read more
Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd Tribute
Presented by: 98.5 WNCX

Presale through 98.5 WNCX
Presale Purchase Link: Order online at
Presale GA: $20 (+ service fees) includes Fair Admission
Presale VIP Track Seating: $30 (+ service fees) includes Fair Admission
GA Day Of: $20 Concert Ticket + $8 Fair Admission (to be paid in separate locations)
VIP Day Of: $30 Concert Ticket + $8 Fair Admission (to be paid in separate locations) Presale tickets include gate admission...Read more
Angelina Rose & Stee Bax of Hoopernova
Various representatives from Hoopernova will be on hand all week, teaching Hula Hoop technique before their performances, including night glow hooping shows. Fortunately, two of the best hoopers in the world are from the Cleveland area: Stee Bax and Angelina Rose (performing in the video below). You will be amazed what each can do with a hula hoop. Stee Bax is based out of Solon, Ohio, she has performed at professional sporting events, live concerts, conventions, in music videos, photo shoots, and more. She performs single hoop dances with fire, LED, and day-taped hoops. Additionally, Stee Bax hosts fitness...Read more
Xpogo Stunt Team
The Xpogo Stunt Team is the World’s Best Extreme Pogo Demo Crew. Featuring Championship Pro Athletes flying over 10 Feet in the air on extreme pogo sticks, throwing down flips and incredible tricks, the Xpogo Stunt Team brings the sport to you. With fans across the globe, and new followers after every show, Xpogo Stunt Team Pros are a hit everywhere, every time. The Xpogo Stunt Team has performed over 10,000 shows in 23 countries, and holds 13 Guinness World Records. Xpogo's Street Show made Extreme Pogo known around the globe. The world’s best Pro Athletes and Pro...Read more
Sea Lion Splash
The Sea Lion Splash is a unique show that will have crowds cheering and laughing. The show is an educational show with a Splash. The sea lions will amaze the crowd as they balance balls, shoot hoops, dance, perform handstands, and show their pretty smiles. This is the only show in the U.S. to feature both California and South American sea lions. The idea of the sea lion show originated when Squalus started taking in beached sea lions who were unable to be returned to the wild due to age, injuries or the inability to provide food for themselves....Read more
Cleveland Blues Society
The Cuyahoga County Fair is excited to have The Cleveland Blues Society hosting the entertainment for our Beer Garden this year. Some of the finest blues acts in Cleveland will be providing entertainment all week long, so check the Fair Daily Schedule for bands and performance times. The Cleveland Blues Society is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote awareness and appreciation for the blues. Through our alliance, we endeavor to provide more opportunities for fans to see quality local and national blues artists. Additionally, we will provide educational workshops and preserve the history of the blues in...Read more
Show Bill, Entry & Sponsorship Forms: Click Here Love horses? Well don't miss the Cuyahoga County Fair Horse Show, featuring Academy, Halter, Showmanship, and Equitation classes. The CCF Horse Show is a qualifying competition for the 2018 ASHA High Point Awards and the 2019 Kentucky State Fair's World's Championship Horse Show. And even if you're not a serious horse enthusiast, don't miss the Open Costume Class, which usually begins around 1pm, just after the lunch break, where you'll see horses and riders dressed up as everything from pirates, to princesses, and from smurfs, to the...Read more
Brian Brenner
Elvis Presley is more popular today than at any time in history. In the world of entertainment, Brian Brenner stands alone as the most authentic and exciting Elvis stylist in the business. For over 15 years, Brian has thrilled audiences nationwide with his electrifying salute to the King of Rock & Roll. Brian is careful to portray Elvis in a manner that is dignified, respectful and historically accurate, paying strict attention to every detail. The result is as amazing as the image and illusion of Elvis comes alive in the most genuine creation ever staged! Brian is...Read more
Family Morning Dance Party
With “Family Unity” in mind, One Main Financial is this year’s sponsor of the Family Dance Party Saturday Morning, August 11th from 10am-12Noon. Fair Gate Admission is just $2 per family member provided you have purchased by 12Noon. Plan early so your family won’t be left out. We invite you to show us your “dance skills” as it a Dance Party after all. We’ll also see who loves to Hula Hoop with FREE Hula Hoop lessons. We’ll have great prizes (All-Day Ride Stamps; Otterbacher’s Dippin’ Dots & Footlong Hot Dogs; Dave & Buster’s Power Cards and...Read more
Kurt Freeman
Kurt Freeman is a 25 year old Cleveland native and up-and-coming country artist. Born and raised on sports and music, Kurt has steadily progressed from singing and playing guitar in high school with his church group to pursuing his dreams of writing and recording his own music. His soulful, smoky voice and a genuine passion for the genre make for a unique and authentic sound. Be sure to check out his debut single Texas. We're also excited to note that the timing of Kurt' s appearance at the Fair couldn't be better as it coincides with the release week...Read more
Magician Drew Murray
Drew Murray, is a magician, creator, artist and more. He has been wowing audiences since he was just 6 years old. After seeing a magician at a summer festival, he has turned an after school hobby into a successful business. At just 10 years old he began performing for small events at churches, libraries and family parties. Through his teens and college, he continued performing more shows each year and taking his talents across the country. Fast forwarding to today, Drew’s career has skyrocketed and his talents have enabled him to acquire an impressive client list including the...Read more
Professor Bubblemaker
Professor Bubblemaker's Marvelous Medicine Show combines the elements of magic, mentalism, comedy, history, a flea circus and of course lots of bubbles. Available in a purely entertainment show and an educational show which includes more historical information. Professor Bubblemaker's Beautiful Bubble Ballet features bubbles of all sizes and bubble sculptures such as caterpillars, carousels, square bubbles, snowmen and even a bubble snowglobe as well as giant bubbles and tiny bubbles and bubble snakes that flow gracefully under colored lights choreographed to music. Professor Phineas's Hypnotic Adventures are hypnosis shows unlike any that you have seen before Whether a...Read more
FREE DAPS is a group of freestyle rappers and improvisers who use hip-hop to create a thrilling, one-of-a-kind musical comedy show every time they perform. After bringing authentic freestyle to both Disney World & Universal Studios, and with clout in both the underground hip-hop & improv scenes internationally, FREE DAPS is ready to bring their brand of hilarious, impressive improv musicality to you. Read more