Turner County Fair

Turner County Fair Takes Community Involvement One Step Further

Fair volunteers say the fair helps them reconnect with friends and neighbors

PARKER, S.D. –  The Turner County Fair is celebrating its 139th birthday this week. Fair management says it would not have been possible without the over 200 people that work behind the scenes. “I enjoy it when you been to the fair as long as I have and haven’t missed a year,” said Doris Filnt, Turner County Fair volunteer. “That…

Preparations Underway for 139th Turner County Fair

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-Though the Sioux Empire Fair wrapped up festivities Saturday night, that doesn’t mean fair season is over for South Dakota. South Dakota’s oldest county fair is back for its 139th year.  Preparations are underway for the Turner County Fair. Vendors are preparing for a busy week.  “Parker has 1,000 people and we’ll probably have 80,000 people here this…