2018 Fair Events

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Time Event
9:30 am ALL EVENTS HELD AT EXHIBIT BUILDING ON THE POLK COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS

4-H Presentations Contest

1:30 pm 4-H Culinary Challenge Contest
1:30 pm 4-H Table Topper’s Contest
2:00 pm 4-H and Clover Kids Ice Cream Roll Contest
2:00 pm 4-H Horticulture Judging Contest

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Time Event
6:30 pm Fairground Cleanup
7:30 pm Free Meal for Volunteers
  • Sponsored by Farm Credit Services

Monday, July 23, 2018

Time Event
8:00 am 4-H Clothing Construction and Fashion Show Judging

Midwest Covenant Home, Stromsburg NE
7:30 pm 4-H Modeling Show

Midwest Covenant Home, Stromsburg NE

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Time Event
All Day ENTRY DAY – Exhibits will not be available for viewing until 10:00 a.m. on Thursday.

 

 

7:00 am - 5:00 pm United Methodist Church Food Stand
8:00 am 4-H Horse Show
8:00 am - 10:00 am Enter all 4-H and Clover Kids Exhibits
8:00 am - 10:00 am Enter all Open Class Exhibits
10:30 am - 5:00 pm Judge 4-H and Open Class Exhibits
3:45 pm Presentation of Livestock Friendly County Designation
5:00 pm - 1:00 am Beer Garden
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Free meal sponsored by Heritage Bank
  • Pork Sandwich, Chips, and Cookie, while supplies last
7:00 pm Rodeo Rose IPRA/UIRA/Midstates Sanctioned Rodeo Events & Jr. Sheep Riding (free admission for kids under 5)

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Time Event
7:00 am - 8:30 pm United Methodist Church Food Stand
8:00 am 4-H Dog Show
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Hometown Hero Community Blood Drive
9:45 am Clover Kid Dog Show (following Dog Showmanship)
10:00 am 4-H and Open Class Exhibits open for viewing
10:00 am Clover Kids/4-H Rabbit Show
12:30 pm Clover Kids/4-H Poultry Show
5:00 pm - 1:00 am Beer Garden
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Carnival and Midway Presented by Garry Moore Amusements
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Free Barbecue sponsored by Polk County Ag Society
  • Free ice cream sponsored by Farm Credit Services
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Free Blood Pressure Screening
  • Provided by the Polk County Health Department
5:45 pm Youth Games Sponsored by St. Paul Lutheran Church
7:00 pm Rodeo Rose IPRA/UIRA/Midstates Sanctioned Rodeo Events & Jr. Sheep Riding (free admission for kids under 5)
9:30 pm Free Movie Sponsored by Osceola High School SWAG Group
  • Open Air Building

Friday, July 27, 2018

Time Event
7:00 am - 8:30 pm United Methodist Church Food Stand
8:00 am Clover Kids/4-H Swine Show
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Entry for the Frontier Coop Tallest Corn Plant Contest
  • Winners to be announced during the Tractor Pull on Saturday, July 28th
  • More information coming soon!
11:00 am Clover Kids/4-H Sheep Show
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm Carnival and Midway Presented by Garry Moore Amusements
1:30 pm Clover Kids/4-H Dairy-Meat Goat Show
3:00 pm 4-H Livestock Judging Contest
5:00 pm - 1:00 am Beer Garden
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Free Blood Pressure Screening
  • Provided by the Polk County Health Department
7:00 pm Demolition Derby
  • CrashForCash Officiating Crew
  • $7,500 Purse
9:00 pm - 1:00 am Dance featuring Emmett Bower Band

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Time Event
7:00 am - 8:30 pm United Methodist Church Food Stand
8:00 am 5K Fun Run Sponsored by Pinnacle Bank – Starting line Ridge Street
9:00 am 4-H Beef Show – Following Bucket Calf/Clover Kids Show
9:00 am 4-H Bucket Calf/Clover Kids
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Carnival and Midway Presented by Garry Moore Amusements
2:00 pm Clover Kids/4-H Llama Show
2:00 pm Clover Kids/4-H Small Pet Show, 4-H Cat Show
4:00 pm Registration for Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull
4:30 pm Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull sanctioned by Nebraska Pedal Pull Association, Sponsored by Osceola FFA and Alumni
  • Boys & girls ages 4 – 12
5:00 pm - 1:00 am Beer Garden
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm NeFigure8n Track Party

Fans of all ages are welcome to come down onto the track to meet the drivers and see the cars up close and personal! Included at no additional charge with paid admission to the Figure 8.

6:00 pm Cow Pie Bingo
  • Fundraiser for Osceola World Strides
  • Pinnacle Show Arena
7:00 pm Figure 8
  • Nebraska United Officials Officiating Crew
  • $7,500 Purse
9:00 pm - 1:00 am Dance featuring 4 on the Floor

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Time Event
7:00 am - 4:00 pm United Methodist Church Food Stand
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Show N’ Shine
  • Open to all muscle cars, hot rods, tractors, and motorcycles.
  • Register day of show starting at 10:00 a.m. with show starting at noon.
  • Cash drawing prizes open to all registered participants.
10:30 am Community Church Service – Hosted by St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm Party with COLORS da CLOWN – free face painting
12:30 pm Purple Ribbon Livestock Sale
1:45 pm 4-H Round Robin Showmanship
3:00 pm 4-H Trophy Award Presentation in Livestock Arena
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Release all exhibits and pay premium checks
  • Please go to http://polk-county-fair.com for additional changes and/or additions to the schedule. Exhibits must be picked up between 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 29th. Exhibitors must make arrangements to have items picked up if they are unable to be at the Fairgrounds during this time. There is one Check Release area. Both 4-H and Open Class Exhibitors will come to the same Check Release area to pick up their Premium Checks. Checks will not be issued until 4:00 p.m..

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