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Due to RAGBRAI coming to Winterset Monday following the fair, we will need everyone to abide by these changes.

  • ALL exhibits will be released at 2:30 pm Sunday, this includes all livestock, static, varied industries, open class horticulture, consumer science, genealogy etc. – ALL EXHIBITS
  • ALL campers need to be removed preferably by Sunday evening and no later than

8 a.m. Monday July 22, 2019.  Any campers not removed by Monday 8 a.m. will be charged $100 fee.

  • The livestock auction will be at the sale barn Sunday evening at 6 p.m. Details to be found on page 35.
  • There will be NO Parade of Champions.
  • There will be NO Farm Chore Olympics.
  • For clubs assigned to tear down, it is scheduled for Saturday, July 27th, starting at 9 a.m.

We appreciate your support in following these changes, and understand this is not ideal.  The fair board will be working late into the evening to ensure the grounds are ready for Monday and any help would be appreciated, contact a fair board member if you can help.

Greater Madison County Community Foundation Grant funds will be used for Renovation/Replacement of the Old Restrooms

Madison County Fair awarded the FCSAmerica Working Here Fund Grant

Madison County Fair awarded the Landus Cooperative Core Grant with Matching Funds from Land-O-Lakes!

Watermelon Feed – Friday of Fair
2:00 – 4:00 pm North Show Ring
  For some families, summer can be more hectic than the
school year. Take time out of your busy summer schedule for the Madison County Fair, July 17-21, 2019. Bring the whole family for events and activities like World Class Wrestling in the free entertainment area, a roaming One Man Band act, livestock and pet shows, and evening grandstand events. Come to an event your whole family can enjoy - The Madison County Fair!


Future Fair Dates:
7/15-7/19, 2020
7/21-7/25, 2021

Partners of the Madison County Fair