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The Ionia Fairgrounds has camping available yearly from April 1st - October 1st.

Non- Fair Camping:

$25 per night.

  • Water hook up
  • Electric hook up
  • Restrooms with showers
Please call or email ahead of time for non-fair camping:
(616) 527-1310

Fair camping:
  • Please see the PDF files below for info and application for camping during the Ionia Free Fair.
  • Campers can arrive no earlier than 8AM on July 6, 2019
  • Prices for Fair Camping:
    • Nov 15, 2018- Jan 2, 2019: $180.00
    • January 3rd - May 1st: $200.00
    • May 2nd - May 31st: $230.00
    • June 1st - June 30th: $300.00
    • July 1st - July 11th: $325.00

2019 Ionia Free Fair Camping Application

2019 Fair Camping

First Name
Last Name
Email Address

Personal Information

Address Line 1
Address Line 2
Postal Code
Phone Number
Site Requested
Please Type in Previous Site location or "NEW"
Size of Unit
Campsite Type
Modern Campsite 2019
Modern Campsite.
This is a Campsite in grounds A, B, C, D, and E. This includes hook up for water and electricity.
Primitive Camping 2019
This Campsite is located along the river, south of the horse arenas. Generators must be shut off between the hours of 11:59pm and 6:00am.
Parking Passes, Picnic Tables, Early Electric
Early Electric/Water
You can select up to five days of early electricity and water hook up before the official fair camping starts.
Camping Parking 2019
This Parking Pass allows you to park in the back lot, closer to the campground. It allows you to be able to pull up to your campsite temporarily to load and unload your personal items. There is NO PARKING in the campground. Handicap parking available.
Season Parking Pass 2019
This Pass gets you unlimited access to enter our grounds. You may use it to park at any of the lots.
Emergency Contact Name
Emergency Contact Phone Number
ALL campsites are sold for the entire
10-day run of the Ionia Free Fair.

Camping Fees DO NOT include Parking Pass.
Only one CAMPER parking pass can be
purchased per campsite. *See 2019 Camping
Letter for Parking Rules* Additional
parking passes may be purchased all other lots.

Sites are non-transferable. You may
not re-sell the campsite.
After May 16th through Saturday prior to fair, for information on camping
please contact the Campground Superintendent Amie Stout at
Special Notes
Note: Ionia Free Fair Association is not to be held liable for damage or loss as a result of failure to comply with campground rules. The Ionia Free Fair Association has the right to remove ANYONE not complying with rules.

The Ionia Free Fair will do their best to accommodate your requests however; placement may be altered due to campground upgrades.
Terms & Conditions
The total amount due(Campsite, plus any extras) is expected to be paid prior to parking on the grounds to camp during the fair. You can pay online, by phone by calling our office during business hours (616)527-1310, or by stopping in and our office staff will be happy to help you out. Thank you, and we can't wait to see you at the 10 Best Days of Summer!
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