The Faulkner County Fair is approaching fast, and although official fair activities do not begin until Sept. 13, deadlines are coming for entries to a number of contests.

All livestock and home economic entries are due by Friday, Sept. 7.

All home economic entries except baked goods and floriculture are brought to the fair on Thursday, Sept. 13. Baked goods and floriculture are brought on Monday, Sept. 17.

The fair website is, and information can also be found at

Walk in admission to the fair is free, but there is a $5 charge to park. The fair books are available in Conway and in surrounding areas in the county and are also available at the Faulkner County Cooperative Extension at 110 South Amity Rd. Conway.