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2016 Kandiyohi County Fair guide

Bull Riding Tickets are now available at Running's in Willmar

Join us at the Kandiyohi County Fair. Members of the Kandiyohi County Fair Board would like to invite you to attend YOUR county fair in Willmar, Minnesota. The Board has put together another excellent 4-day event for the residents and visitors of Kandiyohi County enjoy. Come and see all the different 4-H and FFA events. Open Class Exhibits include needlework, home canning, baking, flowers, vegetables, quilts, cattle, horses and rabbits. There will also be auto racing, demo derby, tractor and truck pull, FREE entertainment and talent contest.

Everyone's Goin' to the Kandiyohi County Fair

Nominations sought for Kandiyohi County Outstanding Senior Citizens
Nominations from the county residents are now being sought for the 2016 Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards for Kandiyohi County.  The award recognizes outstanding senior citizens who have contributed their time and talent to benefit their community after reaching the age of 65.  They will be honored at the Kandiyohi County fair on Thursday, August 11.  Official nomination forms are available by contacting Gwen Krebsbach at 320-220-0141 or Kathy Vruwink at 320-905-3806.  Winners at the county level will move on to compete at the state level at the Minnesota State Fair.


Are you looking for a way to be involved in a Family Tradition?
Need something fun to do the second week of August?
Love the Fair and want to get involved?
18-100 years of age!
We have a place for YOU!
Give us a call!
320-599-4318 - Cheryl-Fair Secretary

Kandiyohi County Fair is a proud recipient of a 2016 Grant from the MN Dept. of Agriculture.

The Grant, in part, funded the NEW Heritage Bank N.A. Show Arena

A Special Thank You to: Heritage Bank N.A., Monsanto, & Fordyce Construction For Contributions to the Arena Project

Everyone's Goin' to the Kandiyohi County Fair

2016 Happenings at the Kandiyohi County Fair Grounds
Monday & Wednesday nights - 4-H Horse Lessons
Tuesday nights - 4-H Dog Lessons
Thursday nights - KRA Races
May 3 - Humane Society Vaccination Clinic
May 7 - Anniversary Party
May 14-15 - Horse Show
June 10-12 - Wedding
June 17 - West Central Dairy Days
June 19-23 - Reunion
June 24 & 25  Circus
July 9- Rice Hospital Party
July 12 - Horse Camp
July 16  Bridal Shower
July 16  Rusty Eyeball Car Show
July 16-17 - Appaloosa Horse Show
July 23-24 - Arabian Horse Show
August 10-13 - Kandiyohi County Fair
August 27 - Wedding
September 3 - Wedding
September 23-24 - KRA Fall Festival
October 1 - Fall Demo Derby

Kandiyohi County Fair membership Drive

A $100 Membership Fee entitles you to ... (for the first year of membership)

  1. 2 Season Gate Admission Passes
  2. 1 Season Parking Pass
  3. 2 Grandstand Admission/night of your choice

Each year thereafter you will be a part of the Kandiyohi County Fair Association to help build a better fair. Attend the Annual Association Meeting each November and your $100 membership enables you to one vote.

The membership fee goes into the Association Capital Account to maintain, build and enhance the buildings on the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds.

Contact the Fair Secretary @ 320-599-4318 or any Present Board Member


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