Friday, Sept. 15

Sponsored by Western Iowa Dairy Alliance


Meet me at the grandstand...



7:30 pm

Followed by J & M Fireworks Spectacular presented by Farmers Bank

Meet me at the barns...

NEW Coop Indoor Arena
10a Open Class and Youth Dairy Cattle Show: Guernsey/Holstein, All-Breed Novice Classes, Supreme Selection
2p Open Class Beef Cattle Show: Limousin, Gelbvieh, Simmental, AORB 

Ag State Livestock Pavilion
8a 4-H County Mkt Swine Show: Hard Luck Class, Showmanship, Packer’s Choice, Mkt Swine, Supreme Showmanship & Supreme Mkt Swine
4-H/FFA County & District Commercial Gilts
(following Mkt Swine Show) 

Outdoor Arena
5p Open Class Horse Show: Pony & Miniature Halter, Miniature Donkey/Mule, Miniature Showmanship 

Farm Nutrients Small Animal Barn
10a 4-H/FFA Rabbit Demonstrations: Hopping & Agility
1p 4-H/FFA Rabbit Costume Class
2p 4-H/FFA Rabbit Demonstrations: Hopping & Agility
7p 4-H/FFA Rabbit Hopping Competition 

4-H Building
12p-2p 4-H Stem: Hands on Activities 

Meet me at the Paid Attractions

Crossfire Rodeo Mechanical Bull
Gunner’s Paintball Blast
Knights of Columbus Bingo
Caricatures by Rex
Up North Photo

Meet me at the fair...

9a-3p Iowa Dairy Day by Western Iowa Dairy Alliance 

9a-8p Buildings Open 

10a Midway Opens (All-day wristband $30) 

10a-8p Food Vendors Open (hours may vary before/after) 

1p-7:30p Coke Refreshment Tent 

1p-7:30p Tasting Room at the BARn 

5p Pedal Pull - Grandpa’s Barn 

Meet me at the free stages...

Good Health Saunas Discovery Stage
10a, 12p, 2p Awesome Ag Magic Show
9a, 11a, 1p The Circus Science Spectacular 

Farmers Bank Stage
10a, 1p, 4p Minor Mischief (acapella)
11:30a, 2:30p, 5:30p Transit Authority (Chicago Tribute) 

Northwest Bank Stage
10:30a, 1:30p, 4:30p Ali Sultan (comedy)
12p, 3p, 6p Sweet Seasons (Carole King Tribute) 

Strolling/Grounds Acts
10a, 12p, 2p, 4p Farmer Bob
10:45a, 1:45p, 4:45p Bruno’s Tiger Show - south of Farmer’s Bank Stage - Sponsored by Bath Fitter
11a, 1p Rembrandt Leather Featuring Dick Bennet - North of Depot
11:30a, 2:30p, 5:30p The Ice Cream Show (comedy)
1p, 3:30p, 6p Rock-it The Robot
2p, 4p, 6p Phil Baker (children’s music) 

Sundholm Environmental Education Center
10a Bald Eagle
12p Naturalist Chat at the Gazebo - Arctic Animals 

Events Center Ballroom
9a-3p Red Cross Blood Drive 

Farmers Savings Bank Stage - Creative Living Center
9:30a Clay County Pork Producers Breakfast Burrito Contest
10:30a KICD Jell-O Salad Contest
11:30a Balloon Animals w/ Mike Biedenfeld
1p Louise Piper’s Two Crust Apple Pie Contest
2p Balloon Animals w/ Mike Biedenfeld 

Meet me with your Shopping Bag

Outdoor Farm Machinery & Ag Equipment Exhibits sponsored by Rosenboom (9:00am-6:00pm)

Commercial Exhibits Building, Varied Industries Building, Grandstand & Annex, Black Hills Energy Events Center Arena, Photography Center, & Tower Gate Pavilion (9:00am-8:00pm)

Clay County Fair Official Souvenir Stand (9:00am-8:00pm)

Meet me at the Corndog Stand

Food Vendors (10:00am-8:00pm)
May vary before/after hours

Coke Refreshment Tent (1:00pm-7:30pm)

Tasting Room at the BARn (1:00pm-7:30pm)

Meet me at the Free Attractions

Arts On Grand @ the Fair (9:00am-8:00pm)
Boy Scout Experience(10:00am-5:00pm)
Clay County Fair Museum (9:00am-8:00pm)
Dairy Experience sponsored by Midwest Dairy (9:00am-6:00pm)
Fair to Fork Market (9:00am-7:00pm)
Grandpa’s Barn (9:00am-8:00pm)
Iowa Great Lakes Antique Automobile Club (9:00am-8:00pm)
Northwest Iowa Classic Tractors (9:00am-6:00pm)
Rembrandt Leather Featuring Dick Bennett (10:00am-7:00pm)
Sundholm Environmental Education Center (9:00am-6:00pm)
Smoky Mountain Central Railroad (9:00am-8:00pm)
Tiny Town sponsored by Summit Carbon Solutions (9:00am-8:00pm)

Guest Services

  • ATMs - See fair map
  • Courtesy Carts sponsored by Superior Sleep - Gate G
  • Disability Assistance Patrol (DAP) carts - Around the Fair
  • First Aid/Mother’s Lounge (Nursing & Infant Care) - Family Place
  • Cellphone Charging sponsored by SRG- Event Center Lobby
  • Information Booths sponsored by Superior Sleep - See fair map
  • Lost Person / Lost & Found / Chaplain Services - Security Office (West End of Grandstand)
  • On Ground Shuttle  Service provided by Royal & Peterson Lions Clubs - $1/ride or $2/day
  • Ponchos / Diapers / Batteries / Sundry Items - Johnson Grocery (south of Tower Gate Pavilion)
  • Scooter, Wheelchair, and Wagon Rentals provided by Home Town Mobility - Gate A & Gate G
  • Sensory Room sponsored by Spencer Hospital and Spencer Regional Healthcare Foundation - Family Place
  • Sunscreen sponsored by Spencer Hospital- Grandpa’s Barn