Be sure to keep an eye out for the Color Drive Flag.  Each official WELCOME BOOTH will be displaying this flag during the Color Drive Weekend !


LocationWestern Illinois Fairgrounds, located along Highway 107 on the south end of Griggsville, right by the railroad tracks.Just 3 miles North of I72 at exit 35.

Handicap accessible, real restrooms (no porta potties), campsites, free admission, free parking

Lost Husband Area:  When you get tired of looking for your wife, come to the Lost Husband Area.  Sit and rest a spell, enjoy great food, take a nap, or have your picture taken at the Lost Husband Area sign!

Scentsy, Amish grown mums, custom-made jewelry, collectable glassware, books, dolls, crocheted tea towels, baby blankets, aprons, new and used hand tools, Thirty-One, coat racks, shelves, yard decorations, hunting decor, paintings, hand-made soaps and candles, wood carvings, hand-made home decor, decorated bottles, antiques, furniture, holiday decor, and much more.

FoodPork chop & ribeye sandwiches , kettlecorn, funnel cakes, corn dogs, fried candy bars, lemon shake-ups, potato tornado, pulled pork, jams, jellies, pickles, salsa, baked goods, apples, ice cold drinks.  You won't go away hungry!
Come take a selfie at the Color Drive Photo Booth!
Antique Tractor Show: The Griggsville-Perry FFA Chapter will be holding their Annual Antique Tractor Show on the fairgrounds.All brands of tractors and implements are welcome and on display
Demonstrations Chain Saw Carving and Knife Forging
Games for kids
Contact PersonSheila Slight   217-491-0369
Local Restaurants



Historical Interests
Welcome Booth LocationLook for the tent with the Welcome sign and Color Drive Flags. Be sure to sign the guest book.  Get your map stamped with a purple martin. Griggsville is the Purple Martin Capital of the world!