Wayne County is located in Southeast Illinois with its county seat in Fairfield. The City of Fairfield has three parks offering 100-acres of recreational opportunities. Leo French Park, Lakeside Park, and Southwest Park each offer their own special atmosphere for visitors to enjoy no matter what season it is. If its summertime then look for the Annual Bluegrass and Bar-B-Q Festival, Independence Day Fireworks Display, the City Band Concert Series. In the cooler seasons be sure to check out the Fall Fun Fest, Lighted Christmas Parade, and the Leo French Park Lighted Christmas Displays.
Fairfield's Country Club offers private memberships, but from April to October it is open for public play six days a week. Some of the best attractions in Wayne County are in the many exceptional school districts. Wayne County offers wonderful learning facilities that provide students with the best learning environment. The communities and teachers work together and create the best learning environment imaginable! One visit to Wayne County and you will quickly see why it is such a great place to learn.