The Nobles County Fair Board Welcomes You!

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The 2017 Nobles County Fair:  
Wednesday, August 9 - Sunday, August 13

Pre-Purchase Carnival Tickets at the following locations: W-2 , Hy-Vee, Fareway, DQ, Radio Works, and Bob & Steve's

Schedule of Events

Monday, Aug. 7

  • 9 a.m. - 4-H Dog Show (Hockey Arena)
  • 6 p.m. - 8P.M. - Entry All Open Class

Tuesday, Aug. 8

  • 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. - *Pre-fair judging of all 4-H non-livestock exhibits in 4-H buildings
    **Entry of all Open class - Foods, Fine Arts, Fancy Work, Fruits and Vegetables, Plants and Flowers
  • 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Livestock Interviews
  • 6 - 8 p.m. - Entry of 4-H Dairy and Sheep

Wednesday Aug. 9

  • 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. - Entry of remaining Dairy
  • 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - Entry of remaining Sheep
  • 8 a.m. - 11 a.m. - Entry of 4-H Livestock
  • 11 a.m. - 4-H Dairy Show
    District dairy show to follow 4-H show
  • 4 p.m. - 4-H Rabbit show
  • 6 p.m. - 4-H Sheep show
  • 7 p.m. - Tractor Pull in the grandstand

Thursday, Aug. 10

  • 8 a.m. - 4-H Swine show & Co-op Swine
  • 10 a.m. - 4-H exhibit buildings open
  • 10 a.m. - Open class exhibit buildings open
  • 2 p.m. - 4-H Poultry show in Poultry Bldg
  • 4 p.m. - 4-H Goat show in Olson Arena
  • 6 p.m. - Pet show in Olson Arena
  • 6 p.m. - 4-H Cloverbud Pet show in Olson Arena
  • 7 p.m. - 6th Annual MK 5K Run and Family Fun Walk

Friday Aug. 11

  • 8 a.m. - 4-H Beef Show
  • New Vision Co-op Calf Show
  • 10 a.m. - Commercial and 4-H Exhibit Buildings Open
  • 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. - Ecology Bus
  • 3 p.m.- 5 p.m. - 4-H Non Livestock Demonstration (Benton Hall)
  • 4:30 p.m.- 6 p.m. - Registration/Check in for 4-H Ribbon Sale
  • 6 p.m. - 4-H Ribbon Sale in Olson Arena
  • 7 p.m. - Endurance Race in the Grandstand
  • 8 p.m. - ALL 4-Hers must accept or reject State Fair Trips as posted in the 4-H Fair Office. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Saturday Aug. 12

  • Kid’s day at the fair - 2 Bikes given away on the Midway
  • 10 a.m. - Commercial & 4-H Exhibit Buildings open
  • 9 a.m. - State Fair meeting in Olson Arena for All General non-livestock State Fair Exhibitors
  • 10 a.m. - State Fair Meeting in Olson Arena for All livestock State Fair Exhibitors
  • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Tri-State Junior Beef Show check in
  • 11 a.m. - Livestock demos in Olson Arena
  • 12 p.m. - Premier Showmanship
  • 2 p.m. - Tri-State Beef Show
  • 2 - 4 p.m. - Zoo Express
  • 7 p.m. - Stock Car Racing in the Grandstand

Sunday, Aug. 13

  • 10 a.m. - Inspirational Service – Olson Arena
  • 12 p.m. - Commercial and 4-H Exhibit Buildings Open
  • 1:30 p.m. - Kid’s Pedal Pull, trophies sponsored by the Worthington Optimist Club, Jaycox and C&B Implement
  • 3 p.m. - 4-H Market Animal Load-Out
  • 3 p.m. - All Exhibits Released
  • 5 p.m. - 4-H Market Hog Load Out