Project Description

The Basics


All hours of the fair!

M-F – 5-11p
Sat & Sun – 12-11p


Peaceful Grounds
(inside cattle barn)

Peaceful Grounds Farm Activities

The Marion County Fairgrounds has partnered with Global Peace Initiatives to provide a home to one of their initiatives, Peaceful Grounds.  This is an area that promotes sustainability and living off the land. For more details about Peaceful Grounds, click here.

Farm Tours

Learn what’s happening at Peaceful Grounds Urban Demo Farm. Learn about the crops, soil and the worms that make the soil so fertile! See and experience life on an urban farm!

Worm Composting

Learn about worms! They benefit the soil more than you ever thought possible.

Composting Demonstrations will occur daily!

Every day



2p & 7p