The Franklin County Fair runs July 11-14 at the Union Fairgrounds.

New this year, a Fair Parade will be held this Sunday, July 7, beginning at 6 p.m. at Union city hall, followed by an open air dance at the fairgrounds from 7 to 10 p.m.

For a list of daily activities at the Fair, see The Missourian’s Union section next Wednesday, July 10, or visit News and photos from the parade and Fair will appear in The Missourian and on its website over the next several issues.

Tickets and passes can be purchased online at, or the website includes a list of locations around Franklin County where they can be purchased in person.