2018 Fair Dates: Wednesday, July 18th - Saturday, July 21st

Free Entertainment & 4-H Event Schedule

 
Wednesday      Thursday      Friday      Saturday
 
 

Wednesday, July 18 - Farmer Appreciation

  • 4-H Food Stand Opens, 7:00 AM
  • Swine Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00  AM
  • Open Class Entries Accepted, main arena, 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
  • Fairy Garden Contest, Education Center, 10:00 AM
  • 4-H Shake Shed Opens, 11:00 AM
  • Commercial Building Opens, 11:00 AM
  • Cookie Contest, Education Center, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • 4-H Poultry Show, satellite arena, 2:00 PM
  • Lefse-making demonstration, Education Center, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Embroidery demonstration, Education Center, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Kids Crafts, main arena lobby, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Bingo, 4:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Midway Open, 4:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Eli Torkelson, outdoor stage, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • 4-H Sheep Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 6:00 PM
  • Recognition Ceremony - Ag Awards, Commercial Building, 6:45PM
  • aChord, indoor stage, 7:00 PM
  • Draft Horse Pull, Free - Grandstand, 7:00 PM
 

Thursday, July 19 - Senior Day

Seniors 55 and older will receive free gate admission to the fair on 7/19.

  • 4-H Food Stand Opens, 7:00 AM
  • 4-H Horse Show, Horse Arena, 8:00 AM
  • 4-H Beef Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 AM
  • Flower Arranging Contest, Education Center, 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
  • Shake Shed Opens, 11:00 AM
  • Commercial Building opens, 11:00 AM
  • Bread Contest, Education Center, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • Donut-making demonstration, Education Center,
    donuts for sale, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Senior Citizens Fair, main arena, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Sonny Bartels, indoor stage, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Bingo 2:00 PM- 10:00 PM
  • 4-H Rabbit Show, satellite arena, 3:30 PM
  • PWLC-Wetlands or Wonderlands, main arena lobby, 4:00 PM
  • Mario Arroyo, outdoor stage, 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM
  • Knitting demonstration, Education Center, 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM
  • Midway Open, 4:00 PM- 11:00 PM
  • Kids Pedal Tractor Pull, S. of main arena, 6:30 PM
  • Modified Tractor Pull, Grandstand, 6:30 PM
  • Johnny Holm Band, outdoor stage, 8:00 PM-11:00 PM
 
 
 

Contests

 
 

Elizabeth Lions BINGO!

$1.00 per double card

Located between Fair Office and Beer Garden
Wednesday - 4:00 - 10:00 pm
Thursday through Saturday - 2:00 - 10:00 pm

See their Facebook page
 

The Johnny Holm Band

Thursday evening, on the outdoor stage.

 
 

Listen before the shows on Thursday:

 

Don't Stop Believing ♫    Jessie's Girl ♫
 

Friday, July 20 - Youth Day

  • 4-H Food Stand opens, 7:00 AM
  • 4-H Dairy Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 AM
  • 4-H Shake Shed Opens, 11:00 AM
  • Commercial Building Opens, 11:00 AM
  • Anything with Cereal Contest, Education Center, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • 4-H Llama Show, Henry C. Stock Arena or Horse Arena, 12:00 PM
  • 4-H Goat Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 1:00 PM
  • Midway Open, 1:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Bryan Akipa, outdoor stage, 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM
  • Storytelling with Brenda Morman, Ed. Center or lobby, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Cooking demonstration, Education Center, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Rooster Crowing Contest, satellite arena, 3:00 PM
  • Kids Activities, main arena lobby, 4:00 PM- 5:30 PM
  • Balloon Lady, outdoors, 4:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Bingo, 4:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Fancy & Functional, outdoor stage, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Modified Lawnmower & Truck Pull, Grandstand, 7:00 PM
  • 4-H Fashion Revue, Share the Fun, champion non-livestock awards, etc., main arena, 7:30 PM

Saturday, July 21 - Veterans Appreciation 

Veterans with military ID will receive free gate admission to the fair on 7/21.

  • 4-H Food Stand Opens, 7:00 AM
  • 4-H Sr. Round Robin Showman, 
    Henry C. Stock Arena, 8:30 AM
  • 4-H Blue Ribbon Auction,
    Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 AM
  • 4-H Cloverbud Horse Show, 4-H Horse Fun Show, Horse Arena, 10:00 AM
  • Food Review & Place Setting Contest,
    Education Center, 10:00 AM
  • 4-H Shake Shed Opens, 11:00 AM
  • Commercial Building Opens, 11:00 AM
  • InstaPot Cooking Contest, 
    Education Center, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • Carlisle Band, outdoor stage, 11:30 AM
  • Color Crayons Jazz, outdoor stage, 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
  • National Guard Climbing Wall,
    outdoors, 1:00 PM-9:00 PM
  • Midway Open, 1:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Bingo, 2:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Cookie Decorating demonstration, 
    Education Center, 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
  • Kids Activities, main arena lobby, 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
  • Beyond Blue, outdoor stage, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Balloon Lady (outdoors, 4:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • 4-H Barn Yard Olympics
    Henry C. Stock Arena, 4:30 PM
  • 4-H Tug-of-War, Henry C. Stock Arena, 5:00 PM
  • Demolition Derby, Grandstand, 6:30 PM