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Minidoka County Fair & Rodeo

August 2nd - August 7th, 2021

Minidoka County Fair Week
 August 2nd - August 7th
"Blue Jeans & Country Dreams"

2021 Schedule has not been finalized at this time.

**All events/times are subject to change!**

 green entries are 4-H events.  
blue entries are other fair events.
 
MONDAY, August 2nd, 2021

  •  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 4-H Horses Entered
  •  8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 4-H Rabbits Displays Entered (no live rabbits at the fair)
  •  8:30 a.m. - 4-H Dog Show (Pavilion)
  •  9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Enter All Open Class Entries, Including Flowers & Produce
  •  9:00 a.m. Merchants Can Begin Setting Up Their Booths
  •  9:00 a.m. 4-H Livestock Interviews (Green 4-H Building; formerly Open Class Bldg.)
  •  9:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Non Market Goats Entered
  •  1:00 p.m.  4-H Leadership and Know Your Government Projects Entered & Judged
  •  2:00 p.m. 4-H Cloverbud Stick Events (Pavilion)
  •  3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Weigh In & Ultrasound, Enter Beef Breeding
  •  4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Enter 4-H/FFA Projects, (Green 4-H Building)
  •  4:30 - 5:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Dairy Cows/Calves Entered & Weighed in (No Milking Cows)
  •  5:00 p.m. 4-H Rabbit Show (Pavilion) - No live rabbits at fair
  •  5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Enter Open Class Poultry
  •  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Sheep Weigh In & Ultrasound
  •  6:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day
  •  7:00 p.m. PMT Night at the Fair - Dan McGuinness
    • ​Free to the Public - Rodeo Grandstands
  •  7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Market Goat Weigh In & Ultrasound
    •  Washing of Livestock Animals Allowed Following Final Weigh In of Day
    •  Only Horses May be Washed in Front of Horse Stalls 7 and 8

 TUESDAY, August 3rd, 2021

  •  8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 4-H/FFA Swine Weigh In/Ultrasound
  •  8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Poultry Entered
  •  8:00 a.m. 4-H Horse Quality & Performance
    •  Washing of Livestock Animals Allowed Following Final Weigh In of Day
    •  Only Horses May be Washed in Front of Horse Stalls 7 and 8
  •  8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Judging of all Open Class Entries (Building Closed until 7:00 p.m.)
  • 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Judging of all 4-H/FFA Projects, (Building Closed until 7:00 p.m.)
    • (Green 4-H Building; formerly Open Class Bldg.)
  •  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Merchants Can Finish Setting Up Their Booths & Will be Open at Noon
  • 5:30 p.m. Lions BBQ Dinner - All You Can Eat (Pavilion)
    • ​Cost: $10 Adults, $5 ages 6 & Under
  • 5:30 -7:30 p.m. Ray Kilpack (Pavilion)
  • 6:00 p.m. Tiny Tot Horse Gymkhana in Arena
  • 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. 4-H Cupcake Wars (4-H Building)
  • 6:30 p.m. Livestock Pens Judged for Awards
  •  7:00 p.m. Ice Cream and Cobbler Social (Pavilion)
    •  Free to the Public – Sponsored by the Minidoka County Fair Board
  •  7:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public (could be delayed if judging isn’t finished)
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

  WEDNESDAY, August 4th, 2021

  •  8:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Swine Fitting & Showing/Quality (Sale Barn)
  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Youth Activity, 4-H Building, Free!
  • 2:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Pet/Pygmy/Dairy/Pack & Breeding Goat Shows (Pavilion)
  • 3:00 p.m. Pie Judging Contest - McGregor Center 
  • 6:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Dairy Showmanship/Quality (Pavilion)
  • 7:00 p.m. 4-H Shooting Sports Trailer Open, ages 8+, $1.00
  • 7:00 p.m. 4-H Open House (4-H Building)
    • ​Sponsored by Minidoka County 4-H & the Minidoka County Farm Bureau
  • ​7:00 p.m. Junior Rodeo (Rodeo Arena)
    •  Tickets $6.00; 6 and Under Free
  • 10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

 THURSDAY, August 5th, 2021

  •  7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 4-H Horses May Be Checked Out
  •  8:00 am - 4-H/FFA Sheep Showmanship/Quality (Pavilion)
  •  12:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Market & Breeding Goat Show (Pavilion)
    • OR immediately following Sheep show
  •  10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Youth Activity - 4-H Building - Free! 
  •  3:00 p.m. Open Class Poultry Judging
  •  4:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Poultry Show  (Pavilion)
  • 7:00 p.m. 4-H Shooting Sports Trailer Open, ages 8+, $1.00
  •  7:00 p.m. Junior Rodeo (Rodeo Arena)
    •  Tickets $6.00; 6 and Under Free
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

FRIDAY, August 6th, 2021

  •  9:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Showmanship/Quality (Pavilion)
  •  10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Youth Activity - 4-H Building, Free!
  • 1:00 p.m. 4-H Beef Breeding Show
  • ​ 3:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Livestock Costume Contest
    • Sponsored by Minidoka County Farm Bureau
  •  5:00 p.m - 8:00 p.m. Bug Extravaganza - 4-H Building (FREE)
  • 5:00 p.m. - 
    • 4-H/FFA Small Animal Round Robin Showmanship Competition
      •  (dog, chicken, turkey, rabbit, & pPossibly pet goats/ducks​)
    • ​4-H/FFA Large Animal Round Robin Showmanship Competition 
      •  ​(beef, dairy, sheep, swine, horse, goat)
  • 7:00 p.m. 4-H Shooting Sports Trailer Open, ages 8+, $1.00
  • 7:00 p.m. Mutton Bustin’ (rodeo arena)
    • minimum age-4 years old & maximum weight-50 lbs.
  •  7:30 p.m. Open Rodeo     
    •  Adult Tickets $8.00 Kids (6-12) $5.00 Under 6 Free
    •  Family Ticket $30.00 (2 adults & 4 kids)
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

  SATURDAY, August 7th, 2021
Please note: Exhibits will NOT be checked-out today. They will be checked out on Sunday and Monday. Check the schedule for times.

  •  9:00 a.m. SHARP 4-H/FFA Livestock Sale (Pavilion)
  •  10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Youth Activity - 4-H Building, Free
  •  1:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Pull (horse race track)
  •  2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Breeding May Be Checked Out
  • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Bug Extravaganza - 4-H Building, Free! 
  •  7:00 p.m. Mutton Bustin’ (rodeo arena)
    •   minimum age-4 years old & maximum weight-50 lbs
  •  7:30 p.m. Open Rodeo      Grandma Queen Coronation
    •  Adult Tickets $8.00 Kids (6-12) $5.00 Under 6 Free
    •  Family Ticket $30.00 (2 adults & 4 kids)
  •  8:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

  SUNDAY, August 8th, 2021

  •  6 a.m. – Noon All 4-H, FFA, and Open Class animals must be removed no later than noon
    • ​All 4H/FFA pens must be cleaned before NOON - No Expections
  •  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 
    • 4-H/FFA & Open Class Exhibits Checked Out
    •  Take Down Booth Decorations
    • Merchants Can Take Down Their Booth
    •  Open Class Checks Available in the McGregor Center

  MONDAY, August 9th, 2021

  • 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 
    • 4-H/FFA & Open Class Exhibits Checked Out, take down booth decorations
    •   Open Class Checks Available in the McGregor Center
    •  After today, open class checks will be available at the McGregor Center until  September 30th, 2021, the end of the fiscal year. At that time all remaining checks will be voided.

​​WEDNESDAY, August 10th, 2021

  • 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Premium Money Available at the Extension Office (McGregor Center) until September 30th