Next Fair Board Meeting Sept 21st, 7 pm. Site TBD

Fair Week Schedule

Non-stop fun for the entire family!

2022 Fair Week Schedule

Saturday, August 13 th 2022 (FREE ENTRY INTO THE FAIR)

  • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Youth Nonlivestock Project Judging (Covered Arena)
  • 10am Antique Tractor Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 5pm Open Horse Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE

 

Link to Calhoun County Fair Ticketleap web site. (Click the line to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Grandstands Mega Pass   (Click the line to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Carnival Ride Wrist Bands

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Sunday, August 14, 2022
  • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Rabbit Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Poultry Show (Poultry Barn)
    • Floriculture/Culinary Judging (Floral Hall)
    • Mini Horse & Donkey Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am Drive-in Hitch Show (Grandstand) - FREE
    • Horticulture Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
  • 11am Agriculture Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 2pm Livestock Judging (Sheep/Goat Barn)
  • 4pm Fair King and Queen Contest (Covered Arena)
  • 6:30pm Grand Stand Music Fest (Grandstand) - $12/$15/$5  (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Monday, August 15, 2022

Heroes Day – All Active Duty, Veterans, and Emergency Service Personnel receive FREE gate entry from 9am -1pm MUST SHOW ID

  • 8:30am Dairy Show (Covered Arena)
    • Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
    • Goat Show (Covered Arena)
    • Fine & Folk Art Judging (Floral Hall)
    • Photography Judging (Floral Hall)
    • Antiques Judging (Floral Hall)
    • Needlework Judging (Floral Hall)
  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
    • Open Horse & Pony Show (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
  • TBD Dairy Starter Calf Show (Covered Arena)
    —Starts AFTER the Dairy Show —
  • 12pm Flag Raising Ceremony (Fair Office)
  • 2pm Sheep Show (Covered Arena)
  • 2pm-10pm BINGO (Southside of Merchant's Building
  • 5pm Beef Fitting & Showing (Covered Arena)
  • 7:00pm Lost Nations Rodeo (Grandstand) - $10/$12/$5    (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Kids Day – Activities in the Belcher Building 9am-1pm/ Superheroes around Fair 10:00-am-12:00 pm

Sponsored By McDonalds

    • 8am Youth Draft Horse Show (Covered Arena)
    • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
    • 9am Youth Dog Show (Infield)
      • Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
      • Group Exhibit Judging (Floral Hall)
    • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
    • 10am Beef Breeding Show (Covered Arena)
    • 9:20am Princess Meet-and-Greet (Church)

—Ticket Required—

    • 10:30am Frog Jumping Contest (Houston School)
    • 11am Princess Meet-and-Greet (Church)

—Ticket Required—

  • 1pm Kids Day Prize Drawing (Community Stage)
  • 2pm-10pm BINGO (Southside of Merchant's Building
  • 5pm Youth Market Beef Sales Presentations
  • 5:30pm Youth Swine Showmanship (Covered Arena)
  • 7:00pm KOI Drag Racing (Grandstand) - $10/$12/$5      (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Senior & Health Day — All Seniors receive free gate entry (60 years and older), free activities/info in the Belcher Building from 9am-1pm

Sponsored by Oaklawn Hospital and Humana

  • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
    • Youth Swine Show (Covered Arena)
  • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
  • 10am Open Horse Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE
  • 1pm Quilting Demo (Floral Hall)
  • 2pm Youth Market Beef Show (Covered Arena)
    • 7th Annual Knit Out (Floral Hall)
  • 2pm-10pm BINGO (Southside of Merchant's Building
  • 7:00pm Truck Pulls (Grandstand) - $10/$12/$5  (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Thursday, August 18, 2022

FireKeepers Casino Hotel Team Member Day

  • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
  • 9am Youth Horse Show (Koster Arena)
    • Open Horse Halter Show (Covered Arena)
    • Youth Demonstrations (Boys & Girls Building)
  • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
  • 10am Livestock Skillathon (Covered Arena)
  • 2pm-10pm BINGO (Southside of Merchant's Building
  • 3pm Youth Clowning (Boys & Girls Building)
  • 5:30pm Small Animal Auction (Covered Arena)
  • 7:00pm Big Machine Car Soccer (Grandstand) - $12/$15/$5 (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Friday, August 19, 2022

Ag & Industrial Day — Job Fair and Farmers Market in the Belcher Building from 9am-1pm.

Sponsored by Andersons Marathon Holding, LLC.

  • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
  • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
  • 11am Large Animal Auction (Covered Arena)
  • 2pm-10pm BINGO (Southside of Merchant's Building
  • 7:00pm Night of Destruction (Grandstand) - $15/$20/$5 (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)
Saturday, August 20, 2022

Teacher Appreciation DayAll Education Personnel receive free gate entry from 9am-1pm-MUST SHOW ID

Sponsored by Kellogg Community College

    • 8:30am Presentation of Colors (Koster Arena)
    • 9am Calhoun County Horse Pulls (Grandstand) - FREE
      • Cloverbud Horse Show (Koster Arena)
    • 9am - 9pm Miracle of Life Tent (Next to Houston School)
    • 10am Cloverbud Dairy Starter Calf Show (Covered Arena)
    • 12pm Show of Champions (Covered Arena)
    • 2pm Kids Raffle Drawing (Community Stage)
    • 2pm-10pm BINGO (Southside of Merchant's Building
    • 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) - $15/$20/$5 (Click the event to the left to go to the ticket web site.)

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