Welcome to the 108th annual

Northern District Fair of Cadillac

P.O. Box 131 ~ Cadillac, Michigan 49601 ~ (231) 775-6361

August 13 - 20, 2016

More information will be posted as it becomes available. All current information is as it was for the 2015 Fair.

Historic Octagonal Building

Gates open at 5 p.m. on Monday, 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and at 12 noon on Saturday. Gate admission is $2 per person Tuesday through Saturday. Seniors 62 and over are $1.00; children 2 and under are free. No rainchecks or refunds. For ride prices refer to the Midway page. For event prices refer to the Grandstand page.

Absolutely no unauthorized animals on grounds!Octagonal with Ferris Wheel

Exhibitor and participant registrations and entries must be received by July 20. The Fair Office will be open on July 19 from 5 to 8 pm and July 20 from 2 to 5 pm to receive entries. For more information, please refer to the Fair Book.

Please note that in order to print from the online fair book the entire book must be downloaded (link in bottom left corner of the web page) and then print from that downloaded file. If you want to pick up a hard copy of the book, contact the Fair office for a list of locations.


Although we know that we risk missing someone, we want to take this opportunity to thank the following sponsors, big or small, for all that they have done to help make the 106th year of the Northern District Fair of Cadillac a reality. Please note that event sponsors are listed with their events.

To our Corporate Sponsor - a huge thank you!

Toyota Graphic


Fox Toyota of Cadillac

1490 North Mitchell Street
Cadillac, MI 49601


Fernelius Toyota

11283 Straits Highway
Cheboygan, MI


Traverse Motors Toyota

1301 South Garfield Avenue
Traverse City, MI


Many thanks to our other sponsors. Businesses that are sponsoring specific events are listed with those events. Please see the Grandstand page as well as the individual pages associated with the Farm Stock Tractor Pull and both the Off Road Derby and Night of Destruction. The general sponsors are listed here:


Autumnwood of McBain Chemical Bank Rec Boat Holdings
Classic Chevrolet Northwoods Feed Evergreen Resort
Merrill's Service Center Paul Keller Construction Ellen's Equipment
Franke Septic Service Tractor Supply Co. Housler Saw Mill
Lutke Forest Products & Equipment Grahek Greenery ProBuild

Wolverine Power Company



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The Fair Grounds are located at the corner of North Mitchell (BR-131) and 13th Street. The grounds also hold the Wexford County Civic Arena and the Ice Arena. Check out the other "goings-on" at THE WEX. For a location map, please click here.

For more information on the Cadillac area you may want to check out the

Cadillac Area Chamber of Commerce Web Site

Cadillac Area Visitor's Bureau Web Site

For general information you may send us an E-mail.

We are always looking for companies or individuals willing to be sponsors. For more information, please call the Fair office at the phone number listed above or simply fill out and submit the application provided here.

Please note that the use of any of the photos on this Web site is prohibitted without obtaining prior permission. Please use the above E-mail to contact us for permission.