SAVE THE DATE! The 2023 Smith County Fair on the River is set for July 3-8

May 25, 2023

This year’s Smith County Fair on the River will be held July 3-8, 2023. You can check out the complete schedule of events below or at

You don’t want to miss classic events like the Demolition Derby, the Fireworks Show, and Fairest of the Fair Pageants.

The 2023 Fair on the River will have no shortage of live entertainment. Check out the Carthage Rotary Club Stage and the Wilson Bank & Trust Community Kid’s Stage for nightly performances! On Thursday, July 6, country music star, C. Thomas Howell, will take the stage inside the Smith County Ag Center along with special guest Ty Gregory.

There’s something for everyone at the Smith County Fair on the River!