Fair St. Louis released fair dates for 2017

(KTVI) – Fair St. Louis announced Monday its dates for 2017.

For the fourth year in a row the fair will be held in Forest Park, while the Arch Grounds renovations are completed.

The fair will open on Sunday July 2nd and be held on the second, third and fourth.

Fair St. Louis says nearly 235,000 people attended the fair last year.

An announcement on entertainment will be made later.