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Harrison County Fair: Jul 20-25

Harrison County Fair is bigger and better for 2022 with a new Carnival: Ozark Amusement Rides Thursday through Sunday, July 21st - 24th.

We'll see you at the Fair Grounds in Missouri Valley - "Building the Future"

Highlights from the tentative schedule follows - be sure to verify by checking the Harrison County Fair website.

Monday, July 18, 2022

7:00 p.m. Talent Show at the Logan-Magnolia High School Auditorium

Crowning of Fair King & Queen immediately after Talent Show

(Flowers donated by M J’s Flowers & Balloons)

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Open Class Exhibit Entry Day

8:30 a.m. 4-H Family & Consumer Sciences, Personal Development

and Creative Visual Arts, 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering and

Mechanics, Ag and Natural Resources, Animal Science,

Horticulture and Photography Exhibits judging begins

Tall Corn Contest entries may arrive with regular static exhibit entries

8:30 a.m. Discovering 4-H Static Exhibits judging begins

8:30 a.m. Clover Kids Exhibits judging begins

3:30 p.m. (approx.) 4-H Building is closed while state fair selections are made

6:30 p.m. Crowning of “Little Miss Harrison County”

(Free Entertainment Tent) on the fairgrounds

7:00 p.m. Open Class Exhibits must be in place –

(except baked items, plants, and flowers)

7:00 p.m. 4-H Share the Fun (4-H Exhibit Building)

9:00 p.m. 4-H Building closes for the day

Thursday, July 21, 2022

8:00 a.m. Open Class Judging – Garden, Art, Hobbies, Textiles

(Grooms’ Hall closed during judging)

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. 4-H Livestock Entry & Weigh-in (cattle, sheep, goats, dairy cattle)

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. 4-H & Open Class Swine Entry

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. 4-H Poultry testing (poultry will be tested before checking in)

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. 4-H Poultry check-in (in the poultry barn)

10 a.m. Open Class plants and flowers & food and nutrition exhibits must be in place

10 a.m. Open Class Judging – Food & Nutrition & Flowers

(Grooms’ Hall closed during judging)

12:00 noon 4-H Exploring Swine Class at the Swine Barn

12:15 p.m. Weigh-in 4-H Swine (at swine barn)

2:00 p.m. 4-H Style Show (4-H Exhibit Building)

3:30 p.m. 4-H Rabbits check in (show ring)

4:00 p.m. 4-H Rabbit Show (show ring)

5:00 p.m. Farm Bureau Member Dinner/Annual Meeting (Free Entertainment Tent)

7:30 p.m. Evening Grandstand Event – Rodeo

Grandstand Admission:

Adult $10.00 – Age 12 & under $5.00 – Age 5 and under – Free

Mutton Busting during an intermission of the rodeo

Sign-up at 6 p.m. for mutton busting

Limit of 25 participants for this event

There is a weight limit for mutton busting participants

Friday, July 22, 2022

8:00 a.m. 4-H Horses must check in at the Missouri Valley Fairgrounds Arena

8:30 a.m. 4-H Horse Show begins at the Missouri Valley Fairgrounds Arena

9:00 a.m. 4-H Working Exhibits judging begins

TBA Judge 4-H Booths

10:00 a.m. Presentation of Care Center premiums & Seniors’ Tea

1-5 p.m. 4-H Apple Pie and Muffin Baking Contest – held at the

Missouri Valley High School - Family & Consumer Sciences Classroom Kitchen

5:00 p.m. 4-H Beef Exhibitor Meeting

6:00 p.m. 4-H Cat Show (4-H Building)

6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Open Class Swine Entry and Weigh-in

6:00 p.m. Gates Open for Concert

7:30 p.m. Opening Act - Jessica Lynne Wittey

9:00 p.m. Mark Wills Concert

Grandstand Admission for this event only: $25.00 each

Advanced sale tickets $20.00

go to the Harrison County Iowa Fair Facebook page

to find the link at Midwestix to purchase advanced tickets

Saturday, July 23, 2022

8:30 a.m. 4-H Swine Showmanship, followed by 4-H Swine Classes

followed by Open Class Swine Show

10:30 a.m. Harrison County Fair Parade – 2022 theme is “Building the Future”

12:45 p.m. State Fair Exhibits photo (4-H Building)

1:00 p.m. 4-H Pie/Muffin Pick-up & Line-up (at 4-H Building)

1:30 p.m. 4-H Apple Pie & Muffin Auction – Show Arena (time approx.)

Following the Pie & Muffin Auction

The winners of the Fair Board Gift Baskets will be announced

4 p.m. Clover Kid’s Stuffed Animal Show (4-H Building)

4 – 7 p.m. Open Class Premiums paid out

5:00 p.m. 4-H Dogs must check in at the Little Willow Dog Park,

1101 West Superior Street (north of the fairgrounds)

5:30 p.m. 4-H Dog Show at the Dog Park north of the fairgrounds

7:00 – 11:00 p.m. Rick Powell and Friends (Free Entertainment Tent)

7:30 p.m. Evening Grandstand Event – Figure 8 Races

Fireworks Display after the race!!!

Grandstand Admission: Adult $10.00 – age 12 & under $5.00 – age 5 and under – Free

Sunday, July 24, 2022

8:30 a.m. Open & 4-H Feeder/Bucket/Bottle Calf Entry/Classification at Scales

*9 a.m. Cow/Calf Units, followed by 4-H Beef Breeding Heifers,

Market Heifers, Produce Heifers, Produce Steers, Market Steers,

Packer’s Choice, Beef Showmanship, Group of 5 Beef,

4-H Feeder Calves, 4-H Bucket/Bottle Calves & Open Bucket/Bottle Calves

12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Farmer’s Market (under the Free Entertainment Tent)

1:00 p.m. Sign-up for Open Fun Horse Show

1:30 p.m. Sign-up for Pedal Tractor Pull sponsored by Harrison County Farm Bureau

2:00 p.m. Open Fun Horse Show begins

2 to 4 p.m. Pedal Tractor Pull sponsored by Harrison County Farm Bureau

2 to 5 pm 4-H Table Setting Contest (4-H Building)

4:00 p.m. 4-H Poultry Showmanship judging

4-H Poultry Show follows (CLOSED SHOW THIS YEAR)

Exhibitors may talk to the judge after the show’s completion

6:00 p.m. Quilt Turning (4-H Building)

6:00 p.m. (approx.) 4-H Pizza Party – SPONSORED BY HARRISON COUNTY SOIL & WATER


6 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. FREE FAMILY FUN NIGHT – in the park

Lots of games and activities for all ages

(including face painting)

8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Open Class exhibits released Commercial Building & Grooms’ Hall

and open class premiums paid out

9:00 p.m. 4-H Pool Party

9:00 p.m. 4-H Hogs going to the locker will leave fairgrounds

Monday, July 25, 2022

9:00 a.m. 4-H Educational Presentations judging begins

9:00 a.m. 4-H Sheep Show followed by 4-H Goat Show

8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open Class exhibits released Commercial Building & Grooms’ Hall

and open class premiums paid out

11:30 a.m. 4-H Dairy Cattle Show

12:30 p.m. 4-H Share-A-Beef – Show Arena

2:00 p.m. Campers may leave fairgrounds

3:30 p.m. 4-H Extemporaneous Speaking Contest prep (4-H Building)

4:00 p.m. 4-H Extemporaneous Speaking

5:30 p.m. Overall Livestock Exhibitor Announced – Show Ring

6:00 p.m. Ag-Lympics (probably in the show ring) (location could change)

8:00 p.m. Livestock Released

* JUDGING: Classes will immediately follow the completion of the previous class. Class order is subject to change.

**Information accessed July 3, 2022 from the Harrison County Fair website. For the most accurate and up to date information, please visit and select the 'schedule' tab.


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