Upcoming Events at Bureau County Fairgrounds

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

There will be bargains galore at the Bureau County Fairgrounds in Princeton on Saturday, Nov. 13 during the annual Huge Winter Garage Sale. Doors will open at 8 a.m. with three huge buildings full of all kinds of treasures.  Some of the items being sold include clothing, crafts, jams & jellies, furniture, jewelry and antiques.

Admission is free but a donation of non-perishable food for the local Food Pantry would be appreciated. The sale runs until 2 p.m. Saturday at the Fairgrounds which is located at 811 W Peru St, in Princeton, IL. 

Princeton’s Christmas Open House will be held on Sat. Nov. 20th. While the ladies are shopping downtown an event at the Bureau County Fairgrounds will entertain the men and boys. The Northern IL Model Train Fair and Farm Toy Show will be held on the 20th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Several large working railroad layouts will be on display. There will be trains and train equipment and farm toys for sale also.  Admission is $4 for adults and kids 10 and under are free.

A Holiday Craft, Gifts and More Sale will be held on Sunday, Dec. 12th at the Bureau County Fairgrounds in Princeton.  Doors will open at 8:00 a.m. with all types of holiday decorations and gifts for sale. Craft and gift vendors can still sign up by calling 815-303-2905 after 5 p.m. The Second Sunday Flea Market will also be held that day at the Fairgrounds. 

See more information about all of these events at www.bureaucountyfair.com or call Kathy at 815-303-2905 after 5 p.m. All events are held in the heated buildings at the Fairgrounds. A Concession Stand will be open for breakfast and lunch daily.