County Spotlights

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Ready for the County Fair?


The Scott County Fair... Where the fun never ends!  July 26-30


Going to the Fair? Buy a season pass, and come back again and again – there’s so much to do!  Bring your friends, neighbors, and co-workers along -- you’ll be impressed with all the improvements.   


Food/Food Court:   Try the latest fair foods…  Philly and ribeye sandwiches, deep fried tacos, and much more!

Courtyard stage:  Halls of Magic, Frozen, Yo Yo Dave, and more!

Miracle of Birth:  Back this year so you can experience the miracle of live births!

Vendors:  Check out what the food and indoor and outdoor vendors have to offer!

Rides:  Gold Star Amusements, mechanical bull, rock climbing wall and bungee jump, vintage carousel, and Ferris Wheel!

Music:  Band of Brothers and Singing Cowgirl Friday),  Fradenburghs (Sunday) -- see below for main stage bands.

Beer Garden:  Join a bean bag tournament,try your luck with pull tabs, sip craft beer and wine, and play Bingo!

Family entertainment:  Lumberjack shows and camps, fire shows, one-man circus, Old West Society, and pinewood car races!

Kid’s Day, Thursday, July 27:  Kids get in free until noon!   See below for more info.

Senior and Veteran’s day, Friday, July 28:  Veterans and seniors get in free until 4 p.m.!

Horse shows in the north and south rings:  Watch team-penning at the ranch rodeo, eight draft horse hitches, and barrel racing!

Exhibits:  Animal barns, creative arts, 4-H building exhibits, and more!


Kid’s Day – Thursday

Kids get in free until noon

“Frozen” appearances from Elsa and Anna, Touch-a-Truck, Halls of Magic shows, Kid’s Bingo for Prizes, Lumberjack Kids’ Camp, free pottery making, prize drawings, free harmonicas and lessons, Yo Yo Dave


Senior and Veterans’ Day -- Friday

Seniors and Veterans get in free until 4

Music and events from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. in Entertainment Square, Singing Cowgirl, demos, polka party


Horse Shows

Draft Horse Shows: Friday, 4 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m.

Ranch Rodeo:   Friday, 4 p.m.

Open Class Shows: Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. 


Main Stage Bands

Wednesday: No Stone Unturned, 7 – 11 p.m. 

Thursday: Ramblin’ River, 4 – 8 p.m.; Scarlet Sky, 8 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Friday: Stampede, 4 - 8:30 p.m.; Lost Highway, 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Saturday: Everett Smithson, 12 noon – 4 p.m.; Castaways, 4 – 8 p.m.; Smoke Screen, 8 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Sunday: Shaw Brothers, 1 – 5 p.m.



Wednesday: NTPA Truck and Tractor Pull 

Thursday: Truck and Tractor Pull

Friday: MONSTER TRUCK Nationals

Saturday:  Demo Derby

Sunday: Motokazie, 10 a.m.   


Summer goes by so fast, and you don’t want to miss the Five Best Days of Summer at the Scott County Fair. 

Check out the complete schedule at

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