Marshall-Putnam County Fair is selling special event license plates

HENRY — The Marshall-Putnam County Fair will be celebrating 100 years on July 14-18, 2021.

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Marshall-Putnam County Fair, the Marshall-Putnam Fair will be selling commemorative Illinois license plates. These license plates are perfect for showing off your pride and support for the Marshall-Putnam County Fair. You can display these plates on your vehicle from May 19 through July 18. These are available for purchase for only $30. This includes both, front and back plates.

These limited-edition license plates can be used on passenger vehicles, B-trucks and recreational vehicles under 8,000 pounds. Simply replace these new plates with your old plates. Once the 60-day event plates expire, simply put your old plates back on your vehicle.

To purchase your 100th anniversary plates, call the Fair Office at 309-364-2814 or send email to Please note that vehicle registration will be needed to own these new plates. Quantity is limited and plate numbers are on a first-come, first-served basis.