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 16th Annual
Kossuth County Fair
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8 pm

 Stock Car Special
30 Lap Feature
$1000 to WIN!!
6:30 pm Hot Laps

 Miniature Rodeo
Coyote Wild Band
5:30-6:30 & 8:30-11:30
Demo Derby 6:30pm
Hairball  Concert  9:30 pm
Old Rock& Blues Band
Shows at 5:00 & 10:00pm

Doocy Repair
Kossuth Co Fair Races
6:00 Hot Laps



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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, July 28th
 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, July 29th
 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, July 30th
 7:00-NoonOpen Flower Show Entry (Flower Building)
 9:00-11:30amOpen 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* $5.00
 6:00pm16th Annual Fair Parade
 6:00pmSukup Safe T Home Display Opens
 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 ~ "Portraits of Kossuth")
  6:00-8:00pm Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
  6:30-8:30pmFaith's Praise Band * Free Concert*
 7:00pmPedal Pull Contest (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, July 31st
 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 Opens
(FREE Library Books ~ "Portraits of Kossuth 
 12:00pm4-H/FFA/Open Kid's Rabbit Show (Show Barn)
 2:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Opens
 2:00pm 4-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)
 4:00-7:00pmKossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 4:30-5:00pmCook Fresh, Eat Local  (Sponsored by KRHC)
 5:00pmTreasure Island- Kid's Dig for Hidden Treasures!
(Near FFA Children's Barn)
 6:00-10:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open ~ Wristband Special $15
 5:30pm*FREE* Watermelon Feed!
 5:30-6:30pmKenzie Tomson (Free Entertainment Stage)

Mid Week Stock Car Special ~ $1000 to Win
30 Lap Stock Car Feature with a 10 min Pit Stop

  Winner's: Modifieds $750~Sport Mods $450~Hobby Stock $450
                  Cruisers $150 ~ Pro Hornets $75~ Novice Hornets $50
 Thursday, August 1st
 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
 12:00pm4-H/FFA/Kid's Open Bottle Lamb/Sheep Show (Show Barn)
 2:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open
 4:00-7:00pmKossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 4:30-7:30pm *NEW* Kossuth Co Emergency Planning Team
"Prepare for the Fair" (EMS trailer)
 5:00-7:00pmFREE Pork Loin Supper
(Sponsored by Kossuth Co Businesses)
 5:30pmLivestock Judging Contest (Show Barn)
(Everyone is welcome to participate! Register at 5:00pm)
 5:30-6:30pmCoyote Wild *FREE Concert* (FREE Stage)
 6:00-8:00pmBINGO! Free Gate Fundraiser
(Sponsored by Morwens Kiwanis) (Farm Bureau Shelter House)

 Tuff~N~Nuff Miniature Rodeo
World's Largest Miniature Rodeo Association

 7:30pmOpen Hog Show (Hog Barn)
(Contact Randy Kuecker for information 515-925-3376)
 9:30pm-11:30pmCoyote Wild *FREE Concert* (FREE Stage)
 Friday, August 2nd
"Daycare Day at the Fair"
 9:00am-4:00pmKossuth County Fair Tractor Ride
Tractors will meet at the fairgrounds in the pits- Enter the pits at the south gate entrance. Tractors will line-up in the pits after the ride.
For more information call Edgar Meyer 515-320-5604
 9:00am4-H/FFA/Kid's Open Poultry Show (Poultry Barn)
 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
 12:00-5:30pmHey Kids! ~ Join us to "Build a Pine Cone Bird Feeder" with the Kossuth County Conservation Team!
(Come and Go Kid's Activity in the Kossuth Activity Center)
(Kid's Activity in Kossuth Activity Center)
 12:00-5:30pm U.S. Fish & Wildlife Critter Display for Kids
 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
 4:00-7:00pm Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 4:00-6:00pm Iowa State Bank Scavenger Hunt~PRIZES!!
(Ages 8-12) Near the FFA Children's Barn
 4:30-5:00pmCook Fresh, Eat Local (Sponsored by KRHC)
 5:30pm-6:30pm Kenzie Tomson Concert (Entertainment Garden)
 6:30pmKossuth County Fair Demolition Derby
 9:00pm2-4-1 Band  ~ Opening Band for Hairball
 9:30pmHAIRBALL Concert
Enter thru the Kemna MotorsTent
Tickets are $15~All Ages Welcome
Gate opens at 8pm

Saturday, August 3rd
"Kid's Day at the Fair" & "A Salute to the Veterans"

 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
 12:30pmOpen Pet Show (Show Barn)

Come Learn a Dance with Dance Conncections.
All ages welcome.
A group routine will be performed at 2:00.
Meet at the Free Stage Area at 12:45
Call Dance Connection if any questions. 

 1:30pm4-H Working Exhibits- Educational Presentations (4-H Building)
 2:00-6:00pmNext Generation Shows Midway Open
Kid's Day on the Midway Wristband Specials!
 2:00pmDance Connection by Michelle (Free Stage)
 3:00pm4-H Pet Show (Show Barn)
 3:00pmKid's Coloring Contest Winners Announced
 3:15pmEnergy Dance Co. Tumbling Demonstration (Free Stage)
 4:00pm*NEW* Hotdog Eating Contest (Shelter House)
 4:00-7:00pm Kossuth Ag & Motorsports Museum Opens
 5:00pmBBQ Cook-Off Contest Judging (Farm Bureau Shelter House)
 5:00-6:00pmFallback ~Old Rock & Blues Band  *FREE Concert* (FREE Entertainment Stage)
 6:30pmDoocy Repair Kossuth County Fair Races
 10:00pmFallback ~Old Rock & Blues Band *FREE Concert* (FREE Entertainment Stage)
 Sunday, August 4th
 9:00amYouth Fun Show (Horse Arena)
 1:00pmTeam Roping (Horse Arena)
 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


Phone available only during fair week


All entry forms and rules are in an Adobe Acrobat PDF format, if you do not currently have Acrobat Reader on your system:
CLICK HERE  for FREE download


2013  Fair Schedule               Last updated 7-4-13


Queen Entry Form 
Due July 1st

 Junior Miss Entry Form  
 Princess Entry Form 
 Lil' Miss Entry Form 
 Lil' Princess Entry Form 
 Free Fair Kid's Activities 

Coloring Contest Age 3
Deadline July 28th

 Coloring Contest Age 4
Deadline July 28th

ColoringContest Age 5
Deadline July 28th      


Coloring Contest Age 6   Deadline July 28th

 Coloring Contest Age 7      
Deadline July 28th
 Coloring Contest Age 8      Deadline July 28th 
 Open Class
Building Entry
 Open Class
Building Rules
 Kid's Open
Livestock Rules

Kid's Open
Livestock ID Form

Deadline July 15th

 Kid's Open
Livestock Check-In
 16th Annual  Parade Flyer 


 Demolition Derby Rules 
 Demolition Derby Payouts 
 Wed & Sat Night
Race Payouts
 Farm Bureau Cook Off Contest Flyer 

Camping Application
Due July 25th

  Flea Market Form 
  Floral Hall Vendor Form 
  Outdoor Vendor Form 
  Pedal Pull Enry Form 
New Food Items
  NEW!! Mini Donuts, FRESH
Wisconsin Cheese Curds,
Walleye Baskets, Chicken strips, Funnel topped with Hot Maple Syrup and Smoked Bacon!!
   "The Lemon"
Fresh Squeezed Lemonade
  Rootbeer Floats
from the Boy Scouts
  Glazed Brazilian Nuts 
  Foot Long Beef Hotdogs topped with Grilled Onions 
  Hand-dipped Footlong Corndogs 
  Grilled Chicken 
  Chicken and Biscuits 
  Smoked Brats 
  Red Velvet Funnel Cakes as 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 Smoothies 
  Candy Bars on a Stick 
  Homeade Pie & Ice Cream 
  Fresh Squeezed Lemonade 
  Funnel Cakes 
  Elephant Ears 
  and more....See the Vendors Page 



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