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2022 O’Brien County Fair


2022 O’Brien County Fair Schedule

Saturday, July 23

8:30 am – 16th  Annual Antique/Classic Tractor Ride, registration at  Fairgrounds

9:00 am—4-H Non-livestock judging will take place @ Primghar Community Building

9:00 am—Clothing Event Judging will take place @ Primghar Community Building

10:00 am – Open class craft exhibits must be checked in

10:30 am – Open Class craft judging

4:00 pm—4-H Sandy Volleyball Tournament-City Park

7:00 pm – Auto races sponsored by Primghar Jaycees



Sunday, July 24

10:00 am—Church of Christ Sutherland, Sunday Service

12:30 pm–Horse Projects must be checked in.

1:00 pm – Horse Show

3:00-4:00 pm—Poultry check-in

3:30 pm—Sheep must be in place

4:00-5:00 pm –Sheep weigh-in

4:00-6:00 pm—Rabbit Check-in

5:00 p.m.— Goat weigh-in begins immediately after sheep weigh-in. Goats will weigh in sheep barn

5:00–7:00 pm – Swine weigh-in

7:00-9:00 pm—Lamb Wash

7:00 pm – The Bontrager Family, sponsored by the Primghar Reformed Churchrmance

Monday, July 25
8:00-11:00 am–Open Class Horticulture & Flower Arranging entries must be checked in

9:00 am – Rabbit Show

9:00-12pm—Market Beef Weigh In-No washing until 10am

10:00 am—Petting Zoo Open

11:00 am – Judging of Open Class Horticulture and Flower Arranging

12:00 noon – Market Beef, Breeding Heifers, Cow-Calves, Feeder Calves & Bottle/Bucket calves must be in place.

12:00 noon—Pen of three beef weigh-in

12:00 noon – Broiler Contest Judging

12:00 noon – Advanced lamb Pen Evaluation

*Sheep Show (Immediately following Pen Lambs)

*Bottle Lamb Show (following sheep show) Clover Kids

*Goat Show (immediately following bottle lamb Show)

12:30 pm – Live Poultry Judging (tentative due to HPAI)

1:00 pm—Clover Kids Poultry show

3:00 pm—Dairy Show

3:30 pm (approx.)Ag Olympics (Or Immediately following Dairy show)

6:00 pm— Bill Riley Talent Search Show

7:50 pm—Value Added Ag Award

8:00 pm—Fair Queen & King Coronation

Tuesday, July 26

7:00 am-10:00 am—O’Brien County 4-H Foundation Pancake Breakfast-free will donation

7:00 am—-Feeder Calves must be checked in

8:00 amBeef Show

10:00 am-Noon—Kids Fair Tour & Hands-on Activities

10:00 am—Spelling Bee-Stage

10:00 am—Petting Zoo Open

12:00—Dan Kirk-Family Entertainment

1:00-3:00 pm—Kids Activity

3:00 pmDan Kirk-Family Entertainment

3:30-8:00 pm—Special K’z the Clown Entertainment

3:00 pm—Bottle Bucket Calf Show then Clover Kid Bottle Bucket Calf Show

4:00 pm—Kids mini train rides

5:00 pmRegistration for Pedal Tractor Pull

5:00-6:00 pm—Garden Tour for Kids

5:30 pm—Pedal Tractor Pull

7:00 pm—Interstates Cruisers Band

Wednesday, July 27

7:30 amSwine Show

9:00 am—Clover Kids Pet Show-Stage

9:00 am—Rooster Crowing Contest

10:00 am—Petting Zoo Open

11:00am—Dan Kirk-Family Entertainment

1:00 pmBegin Judging Ed Pres/Working Exhibits

2:00—Livestock Judging Registration

2:30 pmLivestock Judging Contest

3:00 pm—Dan Kirk-Family Entertainment

5:00 pm—Share The Fun Entertainment, 4-H Style Show, Citizenship club project awards

5:00-7:00 pm—Farm Bureau Watermelon Feed

6:00 pm—ATV Races

7:30 pmAuto Races sponsored by Primghar Jaycees

8:00 pmAll 4-H Livestock may be released


Thursday, July 28
8:30 a.m. – Awards/Announcements and Livestock & Ribbon Sale
8:00 – 12:00 noon – 4-H Non-Livestock exhibits may be released.