Johnson County Fair Draws Thousands Each Summer
Greenwood locals look forward to the Johnson County and Agriculture Fair each year, located nearby in Franklin. Everyone attends the fair to see what is new with the state’s farming and food produce. The fairgrounds also hosts numerous fun activities to participate in all summer long.
Upcoming events to attend at the fairgrounds at 250 Fairground Street in Greenwood; The 2014 Little Miss and Little Mister Contest is being held on Sunday, July 13 with entries due by July 7th. Also, the 2014 Youth Talent Show is on Thursday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Artcraft Theatre.
Every year, the fair has its annual parade that showcases local businesses from Greenwood and other surrounding cities. Residents pride themselves in sharing their love of the community through a traditional celebration through the fairgrounds. Entries are due by Friday, June 27th and the parade is held on July 12th to mark the beginning of the Johnson County Fair.