Oxford County’s natural beauty and low crime rates make it a popular place to live and visit. Residents and visitors are drawn to the Oxford Hills area which is a service center for the region, the County seat and home to Oxford Plains Speedway. The Bethel area boasts Sunday River and Mt. Abram ski resorts. The River Valley offers a variety of recreational opportunities as well as scenic beauty in its lakes, mountains, rivers and ponds. The Lakes Region is known as a four-season recreational destination and for the Fryeburg Fair, Maine’s largest agricultural fair.