Sheboygan County Fair canceled amid ongoing pandemic
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Sheboygan County Fair Park announced the decision to cancel the 2020 Sheboygan County Fair Tuesday, July 14.
According to officials, the Sheboygan County Fair Board said the decision was hard to make, but is committed to the health of those involved.
"After careful consideration and guidance from two Sheboygan County Health representatives, the County Administrator, a County Board Member and Plymouth Police Chief, the Sheboygan County Fair Board regretfully are announcing the cancellation of the 2020 Sheboygan County Fair," a news release from the Sheboygan County Fair Association stated.
The Sheboygan County Fair Association stated the fair will return Sept. 2 through Sept. 5 in 2021.
"We would rather be remembered for canceling the fair during a Pandemic than to be remembered for being responsible for increasing the spread of Coronavirus," the news release stated.