News Releases

High-flying ATV action to entertain at 2019 Clay County Fair

Spencer, Iowa — High-flying action will make its debut in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair with national touring ATV Big Air Tour. The show will fly into action on Thursday, September 12 at 7:00pm. “This will be a great night of family-friendly entertainment as our fairgoers will enjoy these high-flying … Read more High-flying ATV action to entertain at 2019 Clay County Fair

Fair advises concertgoers to be diligent about purchasing Sleep Number Grandstand tickets for 2019 Clay County Fair

Spencer, Iowa — With only 150 days remaining before the 2019 Clay County Fair, fairgoers are asked to use diligence when purchasing tickets for Sleep Number Grandstand events. The Fair has seen an increase in third-party buyers over the past couple of years, making fans susceptible to ticket scalping. Tickets are purchased by these third-party … Read more Fair advises concertgoers to be diligent about purchasing Sleep Number Grandstand tickets for 2019 Clay County Fair

Jon Pardi to perform at Clay County Fair

Spencer, Iowa — The Clay County Fair announces Jon Pardi with special guest Jake Rose as part of the SRG Concert Series in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair on Friday, September 13 at 7:30pm. “It will be exciting to have this great night of country music on Friday night at … Read more Jon Pardi to perform at Clay County Fair

RAIN – A Beatles Tribute

Spencer, Iowa — The Clay County Fair announces RAIN – A Tribute to the Beatles as part of the SRG Concert Series in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair on Sunday, September 8 at 7:30pm. “Thousands have seen this spectacular show at the Civic Center in Des Moines or the State … Read more RAIN – A Beatles Tribute

Michael W. Smith to perform at Clay County Fair

The Clay County Fair announces Michael W. Smith with special guest We Are Messengers as part of the SRG Concert Series in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair on Tuesday, September 10 at 7:30pm. “One of the most iconic contemporary Christian artists of all time coupled with one of the best … Read more Michael W. Smith to perform at Clay County Fair

Country Gold Tour to perform at 2019 Clay County Fair

The Clay County Fair announces the Country Gold Tour, starring Leroy Van Dyke, Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers, T. Graham Brown, Steve & Rudy Gatlin, and Moe Bandy, as part of the SRG Concert Series in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair on Monday, September 9 at 7:30pm. “It has … Read more Country Gold Tour to perform at 2019 Clay County Fair

Clay County Fair announces Foreigner

The Clay County Fair announces a night with Foreigner as part of the SRG Concert Series in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair on Saturday, September 7 at 7:30pm. “One of the greatest rock acts of all time will be a perfect start to the 2019 Fair,” said Fair Manager Jeremy … Read more Clay County Fair announces Foreigner

Clay County Fair announces Grandstand changes

Citing the need to provide a safer and more relevant Grandstand concert and event experience, the Clay County Fair has announced several changes for the 2019 Fair, September 7-15. “The Fair is known for its long tradition of bringing big-name entertainment to Spencer each September,” said Fair Manager Jeremy Parsons.  “While our goal is to … Read more Clay County Fair announces Grandstand changes

Clay County Fair announces admission changes for 2019

Clay County Fair families will save big at the 2019 Fair with free daily admission for all fairgoers age 12 and under. “Being an affordable family destination is an important goal of the Fair,” said Fair Manager Jeremy Parsons. “While the Fair has always allowed children age 7 and under to attend for free, expanding … Read more Clay County Fair announces admission changes for 2019

2018 By the Numbers

Nine days of warm sunny weather made the “The World’s Greatest County Fair” a perfect September get-away for thousands of fairgoers, September 8-16. “Although crowds appeared to be affected the last weekend when temperatures hit the 90 degree mark, we were fortunate to get nine consecutive dry days,” said Fair Manager Jeremy Parsons. “Great weather, … Read more 2018 By the Numbers