McHenry County is a place that celebrates its past as it looks to its future. The McHenry County Fair, which starts Wednesday and runs through Sunday, is one of the events that honors that tradition.
This year's fair is full of favorites, such as the annual talent show and 4-H and fair judging. Events such as the McHenry County Queen Contest and the demolition derby are among the other attractions. With its variety of food, carnival rides and exhibits, there's sure to be something at the fair to appeal to both young and old.