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 18th Annual
Kossuth County Fair


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8 pm



5:15 & 8:30 Shows 

Outlaw Series Sanctioned
 Truck, Semi  & Tractor Pull
5:30 & 8:30 Shows
 IMCA Dirt Track Racing at
Kossuth County Speedway

7 pm Hot Laps


Demo Derby

Hairball  Concert  9:30 pm


*NEW* Figure 8 Racing
6 pm

National Country Band



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The Kossuth County Fair features a diverse and extensive amount of FREE ENTERTAINMENT for
your pleasure, just for coming out
to the fair. See the descriptions
below of the various entertainers along with their showtimes.


 Daily Highlights
  Click on Kossuth County Fair Riboon to return to Home Page with Daily Highlights.
 Sunday, August 2
 AfternoonKossuth County Fair Pageant Contestant Interviews
 5:00-7:00pmOpen Class Show Early Entry (Open Class Building)
(Culinary, Textile, Agriculture, Photography Departments)
   Coloring Contest Pictures can be dropped of at the fair office or Open Building
 Monday, August 3
 7:30-11:30am Open Class Show Entry (Open Class Building)
 8:30am4-H Non-Livestock Judging (4-H Building)
 5:00-7:00pmOpen Quilt Show Early Entry (Open Class Building)
 5:00-7:00pmOpen Flower Show Early Entry (Flower Building)
 Tuesday, August 4
 7:00am-NoonOpen Flower Show Entry (Flower Building)
 9:00am-11:30amOpen Quilt Show Entry (Open Class Building)
 2:00pm4-H Horse Event (Games- Timed Events Only) (Horse Arena)
 5:30-7:00pmPork Loin Meal *Free Gate Fundraiser* $6.00
 6:00pm18th Annual Fair Parade
Kossuth Agricultural & Motorsports Museum
*NEW* Grand Fair Opening of the Train Museum
 6:00-8:00pmFloral Hall Business and Shopper's Market Opens
 6:00-8:00pmOutdoor Flea Market Opens (Outside of Floral Hall)
 6:00-8:00pmKossuth County Activity Center/Open Building Opens
(FREE Library Books for Everyone the Entire Fair)
 6:00-8:00pm Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 6:30-7:30pmMorgan Kahler   (country singer) * Free Concert*
 7:00pmPedal Pull Contest
(Sponsored by PMC Advantage)(Farm Bureau Shelter House)

Boys & Girls Age 4-11 & Women's Powder Puff Division
Registration 5:30-6:00 pm.  Registration forms can be
downloaded on right column of website
 7:00-10:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open ~ Wristband Special $15
 8:00pmKossuth County Fair Pageant (Grandstand)
 Wednesday, August 5th
 10:00amDuane Nelson, Chain Saw Artist will carve logs in to Master Pieces
that are up for Sealed Bid for the 2016 FREE GATE Fundraiser.
 12:00-8:00pmFloral Hall Business and Shopper's Market Open
Ag and Motor Sports Museum Open
 12:00-8:00pmOutdoor Flea Market Open (Outside of Floral Hall)
  12:00-8:00pmKossuth County Activity Center/Open Building Opens
(FREE Library Books ~ "Portraits of Kossuth 
 12:00pm4-H/FFA/Open Kid's Rabbit Show (Show Barn)
 2:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Opens
 2:00pm4-H/FFA Pen Cattle Show (Hoop Barn)
 3:00pm4-H Clothing Event Show (Free Stage)
 3:00pm4-H/FFA Carcass Show (Hoop Barn) 
 4:00pm4-H Dog Show (Show Barn)
 4:00pmOpen Carcass Beef Show (Hoop Barn)
 4:00-7:00pmRestored Tractor Display
 4:00-7:00pmKossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 5:00pmTreasure Island- Kid's Dig for Hidden Treasures!
(Near FFA Children's Barn)
 5:00-7:00pmFREE Pork Loin Supper
(Sponsored by Kossuth Co Businesses)
 6:00-8:00pm BINGO! Free Gate Fundraiser
(Sponsored by Morwens Kiwanis) (Farm Bureau Shelter House)
 5:30   *FREE* Watermelon Feed!
(Sponsored by Algona Publishing) (Near FFA Children's Barn)

Outlaw Truck & Tractor Pull

 Thursday, August 6th
 8:00am4-H/FFA Horse Show (Halter & Performance Classes) (Horse Arena)
 10:00am4-H/FFA/Open Kid's Boer Goat Show (Show Barn)
 12:00-8:00pmFloral Hall Business and Shopper's Market Open
 12:00-8:00pmOutdoor Flea Market Open (Outside of Floral Hall)
 12:00-8:00pmKossuth County Activity Center/Open Building Open
Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 12:00pm4-H/FFA/Kid's Open Bottle Lamb/Sheep Show (Show Barn)
 2:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open
 4:00-7:00pmEthanol Production Demonstration Trailer
 5:00-7:00pmSUPER FOODS with KRHC (Shelter House)
 5:30-7:00pm Junk FM *FREE Concert* (FREE Stage)
 5:00-9:00pm Next Generation Shows Midway Open ~ Wristband Special $15

Kossuth Co Fair Races

$1000 to Win for EACH IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars, Sport Mods, and Hobby Stocks

$200 to Win for IMCA Sport Compact and Cruisers

Total Payout is increased with a $100 guarantee take home for the top 4 classes and $50 for the IMCA Sport Compacts and Cruisers.

 7:30pmOpen Hog Show (Hog Barn)
(Contact Randy Kuecker for information 515-925-3376)
 9:00pm-1:00am Driver's Appreciation Party with JUNK FM following the races
 Friday, August 7th
"Daycare Day at the Fair"
 8:00amKossuth Co Fair Annual Tractor Ride
Honoring the Late Senator Berle Priebe & his son, Gary Priebe
Registration at 7:00am
 9:00am4-H/FFA Breeding Beef Show, Prospect Calf Show & Market Beef Show (Show Barn)
 12:00-8:00pmFloral Hall Business and Shopper's Market Open
 12:00-8:00pmOutdoor Flea Market Open (Outside of Floral Hall)
 12:00-8:00pmKossuth County Activity Center/Open Building Open
 1:00pm4-H/FFA Dairy Show (Goats & Cattle) (Show Barn)
 1:00-2:00pmDaycare Kid's & Special Needs Kid's Midway Ride Special!!
~Courtesy of Next Generation Shows~
Must have daycare shirt or daycare tags on! (1 ticket = 1 ride)
 2:00pm4-H/Kid's Open Bucket Calf Show
 2:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open
 12:00pm-6:00pm Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 5:00pmEnergy Dance and Tumbling Co.
 6:30pmKossuth County Fair Demolition Derby
 7:00pmGate Opens for Hairball Concert
 9:30pmHAIRBALL Concert
Enter thru the Kemna MotorsTent
Tickets are $15~All Ages Welcome
Gate opens at 8pm

Saturday, August 8th
"Kid's Day at the Fair"

 8:00am4-H/FFA Swine Show (Swine Barn)
 10am-5:00pmBBQ Cook-Off Contest (Farm Bureau Shelter House)
Winner qualifies for the Iowa State Fair BBQ Cook-Off Contest
 12:00-7:00pmFloral Hall Business and Shopper's Market Open
 12:00-7:00pmOutdoor Flea Market Open (Outside of Floral Hall)
 12:00-7:00pmKossuth County Activity Center/Open Building Open
 12:00-6:00Kossuth Co Ag and Motor Sports Museum Open
 2:00-6:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open
Kid's Day on the Midway Wristband Specials!
 2:00pmEnergy Dance & Tumbling Co  (Free Stage)
 1:30pm4-H Pet Show (Show Barn)
 3:30pmKid's Coloring Contest Winners Announced
 4:30pmEnergy Dance Co. Tumbling Demonstration (Free Stage)
 5:00pm*NEW* Hotdog Eating Contest (Shelter House)
 Noon-6:00pm Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 5:00pm FREE Sweetcorn Feed prepared by the Kossuth Co Farm Bureau Directors
 4:00pmBBQ Cook-Off Contest Judging (Farm Bureau Shelter House)
 6:00pmKossuth County Fair Figure 8 Races
 8:45pm - 1am   *FREE Concert* (FREE Entertainment Stage)
 Sunday, August 9th
 1:00pmRelease of Open & 4-H Exhibits Building
 2:00pmRelease of 4-H Livestock Exhibits
 2:00pm4-H Ribbon Auction (Show Barn)




PO Box 362
Algona, IA 50511




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2016  Fair Schedule  
Last updated 8/3/15

  2016 Fair Queen Info
Deadline July 1st
 Fair Queen Poster 

Queen Entry Form 

 Junior Miss Entry Form  
 Princess Entry Form 
 Lil' Miss Entry Form 
 Lil' Princess Entry Form 
  Kid's Coloring Contest 
  Age 3   Age 4   Age 5 
  Age 6   Age 7   Age 8 
   2015 Open Class Show 
 2016 Open Class
Show Entry Form
 2016 Open Class
Show Rules Book
  2015 Quilting Challenge 
  Kid's Open Class
Livestock Show
 Kid's Open
Livestock Rules
 Kid's Open
Livestock ID Form
Deadline July 15th
 Kid's Open
Livestock Check-In
  Parade Information 
 18th Annual  Parade Flyer 
  Grandstand Events 

Thursday Night
IMCA   Payouts

  Demo Derby  
 General Rules 
 Chain - Wire  Rules 
 Compact Rules 

Fair Week Camping
Due July 25th with payment

  Food Vendor Forms 
 State Information 
 State License 
  Flea Market Form 
  Fair Vendor Form 
 Pedal Pull Enry Form 
  Seasonal Camping
Not available Aug 1-7, 2016
New Food Items
  NEW for 2016

Mini Donuts,
Wisconsin Cheese Curds,
Walleye Baskets,
Chicken strips
   "The Lemon"
Fresh Squeezed
  Rootbeer Floats
from the Boy Scouts
  Foot Long Beef Hotdogs topped with
Grilled Onions
  Hand-dipped Footlong Corndogs 
  Grilled Chicken 
  Chicken and Biscuits 
  Smoked Brats 
  Red Velvet Funnel Cakes
 featured on
The Travel Channel
  Cajun Chicken on a Stick 
  Walking Tacos 
  Saratoga Chips Topped
with Cheese
  Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich topped with
Grilled Onions & Peppers
  Chicago Style Hot Dogs 
  Fresh Strawberry
  Candy Bars on a Stick 
  Homeade Pie & Ice Cream 
  Elephant Ears 

 KCAA Meetings




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