Inaugural Bulls & Brews Coming To Spencer, Iowa

Spencer, Iowa — The Clay County Fair & Events Center and Raise ‘em Rank are excited to announce the return of bull riding to the Clay County Regional Events Center on Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th with the Inaugural Bulls & Brews.
Bull riding produced by Raise ‘em Rank Rodeo will kick off starting at 7:00pm and will include some of the top bull riders and animal athletes in the industry. Join a night full of entertainment for the entire family as Raise ‘em Rank brings bull riding back to the Clay County Regional Events Center. It’s sure to be a great time and we can’t wait to see you there!
Doors open at 5:00pm and at that time event attendees will have an opportunity to participate in sampling of craft beer from local and regional breweries. Sampling for the event will be from 5:00pm – 8:00pm each night. In addition to samples, there will be a bar open where you can buy full size cans from your favorite craft beer and other drink options will also be available for purchase. Concessions will also be available throughout the event.
“We are excited to have multiple breweries be a part of the craft beer sampling portion of our event,” said Fair & Events Center Event Services Director Alicia Kopriva. “We are fortunate to have many breweries in our region that enjoy coming to events at the Fairgrounds to showcase their products.”
A full list of participating beer sampling vendors will be available in the coming weeks at
Tickets, which include sampling of craft beer and admission to the bull riding event, will go on sale at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, January 16th. Tickets are $18 in advance or $22 day of show and can be purchased at the Events Center Box Office (M-F, 9a-5p), online at, or by phone at 515-244-2771. All tickets, regardless of purchase location, are also subject to a ticketing fee which is not included in the advertised price.
Special VIP Experiences Tables are available for $750 and include 8 admission tickets for the event. The VIP floor level tables are the best view in the house, as close to the action as you can be. Please contact Jason Brockshus at 712-580-3000 ext. 217 or by email at to purchase one of these tables. Tables are limited so be sure to purchase yours today!
CLAY COUNTY FAIR & EVENTS CENTER P.O. Box 527 Spencer, IA 51301 712-580-3000
Sponsorship opportunities are also available for Bulls & Brews. If interested please contact Jason Brockshus at 712-580-3000 ext. 217 or by email at for more information.
About The Clay County Fair & Events Center Rooted in Tradition, the Clay County Fair and Events Center is a year-round facility that annually hosts more than 300 events, including its signature event, the Clay County Fair. Known as “The World’s Greatest County Fair” since 1917, the Clay County Fair attracts more than 300,000 guests each September for nine-days of world-class entertainment, competition, food, fun, and the largest farm machinery show at any fair in the United States. Additional information can be found at