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O’Brien County Fair Continues Through Thursday

Primghar, Iowa — It’s county fair time in northwest Iowa.
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The annual O’Brien County Fair continues through Thursday, according to Sarah Fiddelke at the Fair Office.

(The cut was recorded on Monday so when she says “tomorrow,” she means “Tuesday.”)


Fair Schedule:

MONDAY, JULY 20
6:00 pm — Bill Riley Talent Search Show
8:00 pm — Fair Queen & King Coronation

TUESDAY, JULY 21
7:00 am – 10:00 am — O’Brien County 4-H Foundation Pancake Breakfast
8:00 am – Beef Show
9:00 am – 4-H Exhibit Building Opens
10:00 – noon — O’Brien County Naturalist
1:00 pm — “Cooking with Honey” – Marlene Boernsen — Admin Bldg
2:00 – 3:00 pm — Great Plains Mobile Zoo
4:00 pm -Bottle/Bucket Calf Show
4:00 – 8:00 pm — Kock’s Mini Train & Ferris Wheel Rides
5:00 – 9:00 pm — Special K’z the Clown & OhKEEDOEK’z Entertainment
6:00 pm – Pedal Tractor Pull
7:30 pm — Ventriloquist/Comedian – Greg Claassen

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22
7:00 am — Breakfast for 4-H’ers, parents and volunteers by Ag Partners
7:30 am – Swine Show
9:00 am – Discovering 4-H Pet Show followed by 4-H Show
9:00 am – 4-H Exhibit Building Opens
9:00 am — Rooster Crowing Contest
10:30 am – Dog Show (or immediately following Pet Show)
1:00 pm – O’Brien Co. Country School Houses – Wesley Peters — Open Class Craft Building
2:00 pm — Learning about Birds with Lee Schoenewe
3:00 – 3:30 pm – Livestock Judging Registration
3:30 pm – Livestock Judging Contest
3:30 pm — Quilt Turning Program — Open Class Craft Bldg
5:00 pm — Share The Fun Entertainment and Evaluation and 4-H Style Show
5 – 7:00 pm – O’Brien Co. Farm Bureau Watermelon Feed
7:30 pm – Auto Races sponsored by Primghar Jaycees
8:00 pm – All 4-H Livestock may be released

THURSDAY, JULY 23
8:30 am – Awards/Announcements and Livestock Sale
9 -12:00 – 4-H Non-livestock exhibits may be released. 4-H’ers & parents are EXPECTED & ASSIGNED places to help with cleanup.Lunch will be provided after cleanup.
9:00 pm – 12:00 am – Teen Dance

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