New Spring Hours - Click here to see the new hours (then scroll down)

Next Fair Board Meeting May 18th, 7 pm. Site Floral Hall (Spring Newsletter is now on-line)

Interested in helping to plan a successful 2022 fair for our youth? The Calhoun County Fair Livestock Committee is seeking letters of interest to fill one vacant seat. Send your letters to the fairgrounds office via email [email protected]

FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL May 21st. (Click here for more information)

Fair Week Schedule

Non-stop fun for the entire family!

2022 Fair Week Schedule

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Free Gate Admission

  • 9am Youth Nonlivestock Project Judging (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Beef Breeding Educational Exhibits
  • 10am Antique Tractor Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 4pm Open Horse Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE
Sunday, August 14, 2022
  • 8am Rabbit Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Poultry Show (Poultry Barn)
  • 9am Floriculture/Culinary Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 9am Mini Horse & Donkey Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Drive in Hitch Show (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 9am to Noon
    • Livestock Selfies and Photos
    • Beef Breeder Management records
  • 10am Horticulture Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 11am Agriculture Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 2pm Livestock Judging (Sheep/Goat Barn)
  • 3pm and 7pm Lawnmower races (Grandstand) $15, $5 for Kids
  • 6pm Fair King & Queen Pageant (Community Tent) - FREE
Monday, August 15, 2022

Heroes Day – All Active Duty, Veterans, and Emergency Service Personnel receive FREE gate entry

  • 8am Open Horse & Pony Show (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 8:30am Goat Show
  • 8:30am Fine & Folk Art Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 8:30am Photography Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 8:30am Antiques Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 8:30am Needlework Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 8:30am Dairy Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
  • 1 Hour after ending of Dairy Show - Dairy Starter Calf Show (Covered Arena)
  • 12pm Flag Raising Ceremony (Fair Office)
  • 2pm Sheep Show (Covered Arena)
  • 5pm Beef Fitting & Showing (Covered Arena)
  • 7pm Lost Nations Rodeo (Grandstand) - $15 infield/$12 GS/$5 Kids
Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Kids Day – Activities in the Belcher Building 9am - 1pm

  • 8am Youth Draft Horse Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Youth Dog Show (Infield)
  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Group Exhibit Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 10am Beef Breeding Show (Covered Arena)
  • 10:30am Frog Jumping Contest (Houston School)
  • 1pm Bike Giveaway (Community Stage)
  • 5:30pm Youth Swine Showmanship (Covered Arena)
  • 7pm KOI Drag Racing (Grandstand) - $15 infield/$12 GS/$5 Kids
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Senior Day – Activities in the Belcher Building 9am-1pm Sponsored by: Oaklawn, Borgess, Bronson, and RHA

  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Youth Swine Show (Covered Arena)
  • 1pm Quilting Demo (Floral Hall)
  • 2pm Youth Market Beef Show (Covered Arena)
  • 2pm 7th Annual Knit Out (Floral Hall)
  • 7pm Truck Pulls (Grandstand) - $15 infield/$12 GS/$5 Kids
Thursday, August 18, 2022

FireKeepers Casino Hotel Team Member Day

  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Open Horse Halter Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Youth Demonstrations (Community Stage)
  • 10am Livestock Skillathon (Covered Arena)
  • 3pm Youth Clowning (Community Stage)
  • 5:30pm Small Animal Auction (Covered Arena)
  • 7pm Combine Derby (Grandstand) - $15 infield/$12 GS/$5 Kids
Friday, August 19, 2022
  • 11am Large Animal Auction (Covered Arena)
  • 7pm Big Equipment Soccer Game (Grandstand) - $20 infield/$15 GS/$5 Kids
Saturday, August 20, 2022
  • 9am Calhoun County Horse Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 9am Cloverbud Horse Show (Koster Arena)
  • 10am Cloverbud Dairy Starter Calf Show (Covered Arena)
  • 12pm Show of Champions (Covered Arena)
  • 2pm Bike Give-a-way (Community Stage)
  • 3pm General Market Project Auction (Community Stage)
  • 4pm Youth Riding Horses Awards (Covered Arena)
  • 5pm Power Wheel Derby (Covered Arena)
  • 6:30pm Demolition Derby (Grandstand) - $20 infield/$15 GS/$5 Kids

In the meantime, you can visit our Calendar of Events to see what else is going on at the Fairgrounds!