Join us as we celebrate
Hamilton County!

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July 28 – July 31, 2022
310 A Street, Aurora, NE 68818

Free Admission and Parking
*Some events have a separate fee*


We’re excited to celebrate the 151st year of Nebraska’s Longest Running County Fair! Plan to bring the whole family to the fairgrounds July 28-July 31, 2022.  This year’s fair again promises to thrill the children, entertain the adults and feed the masses! Every year our fair gets better and better. We are proud to showcase several acts this year that will be sure to please fairgoers…both young and old. This is the perfect place for family entertainment!

Schedule of Events

Tues., July 26

8 AM Dog Show Check-In
8:30 AM Dog Show
1 PM Static Exhibit Check-In
4 PM Cat and Companion Animal Show
5 PM Rabbit and Poultry Check-In

Wed., July 27

8 AM 4H Junior Leaders Livestock Concessions Open
9 AM 4H & FFA Rabbit and Poultry Shows
10 AM Open Class Rabbit and Poultry Shows
12 PM 4H Static Exhibit Entry Ag Auditorium
1 PM Fashion Show Judging Farr Building
5 PM 4H & FFA Sheep and Goats Weigh-In
6 PM 4H & FFA Beef Weigh-In

Day 1

7 AM Swine Weigh-In
8 AM Goat Show followed by Sheep Show
2 PM Llama Show Show Arena
6 PM Opening Ceremonies

Ag Society Hamburger Feed

DC Lynch Carnival and Midway Open

Grandstands

Event Tent

Following Opening Ceremonies 4H, FFA & Open Class Exhibits Open All Buildings
6:30 PM 4H Awards, 4H fashion Show, 4H Cake Auction Farr Building

Day 2

8 AM 4H Junior Leaders Livestock Concessions Open

4H & FFA Beef Show

 

Show Arena

9 AM 4H, FFA & Open Class Exhibits Open All Buildings
11 AM 4H Food Stand Opens 4H Building
5 PM Event Tent Opens

Food Trucks Open

Optimist Club Food Stand Opens

Papa Bear Wood Carving

RORRing Entertainment Race Track

 

 

Farr Building

Farr Building

 

5:30 PM Barley Bin Opens
6 PM DC Lynch Carnival & Midway Open

Critter Close-Ups

Live Music

Across From Wolff Building

Event Tent

7 PM Trailer Races Grandstand (Please purchase tickets at the ticket office inside the Wolff Building)
7:45 PM Critter Close Ups Across from Wolff Building
9 PM Live Music (Tim Zach Band) Event Tent
12 AM Fairgrounds Close

Day 3

8 AM 4H Junior Leaders Livestock Concessions Open

4H & FFA Swine Show

9 AM 4H, FFA & Open Class Exhibits Open All Buildings
11 AM 4H Food Stand Open

Optimist Food Stand Open

Food Trucks Open Opens

 

4H Building

Farr Building

 

 

1 PM The Don't Try This At Home Show (Peter & Penelope)

Critter Close Ups

Papa Bear Wood Carving

RORRing Entertainment Race Track

Axe Throwing

4H Elite Showmanship Contest

Various Locations

Across from Wolff Building

Across the drive from the Farr Building

Farr Building

Location TBD

Show Arena

2 PM DC Lynch Carnival and Midway Open
4 PM 4H & FFA Livestock Premium Action

Kenastons Band

Critter Close Ups

Show Arena

Event Tent

Across from Wolff Building

5 PM Cattleman's Steak Dinner Event Tent
5:30 PM Barely Bin Opens
6:30 PM Critter Close Ups Across from Wolff Building
7 PM Demolition Derby Grand Stand(Please purchase tickets at the ticket office inside the Wolff Building)
9 PM Midwest Dueling Pianos Event Tent
12 AM Fairgrounds Close

Family Day

9 AM Cowboy Church

4H, FFA & Open Class Exhibits Open

Show Arena

All Buildings

11 AM 4H Food Stand Opens

Food Trucks Open

Optimist Club Food Stand Opens

4H Building

 

Farr Building

12 PM 4H & FFA Livestock Judging Contest

Event Tent Opens

QuickDaraw Caricatures

RORRing Entertainment Race Track

Axe Throwing

Show Arena

 

 

Farr Building

Location TBD

1 PM Critter Close Ups

Papa Bear Wood Carving

Across from Wolff Building

across the drive from the Farr Building

2 PM Bid Calling Contest

DC Lynch Carnival and Midway Open

Farr Building
3 PM Critter Close Ups Across from Wolff Building
4 PM Bingo Event Tent
5 PM Critter Close Ups Across from Wolff Building
6 PM Eating Contests Event Tent
9 PM Fairgrounds Close

CHECK OUT OUR FOOD TRUCKS!
Roll With It-Food Truck

Is a food truck based in Stromsburg, Nebraska. This fun-looking truck has a menu that will surely satisfy your hunger when you are at the fair!

Winfield Sweets N Eats

This local Food Truck has the sweets and the eats! You will surely love the food!

Demolition Derby Rules

Please click here for a copy of the rules for the 90s & Newer Compact Class demolition derby.

Please click here for a copy of the rules for the Full size 80’s & Newer Stock Class demolition derby.

Please click here for a copy of the rules for the Limited Weld demolition derby.

Please click here for a copy of the Trailer Race Rules demolition derby.

Location & Directions

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