Missouri Valley Park    Missouri Valley, IA

2021 Harrison County Fair Schedule
"Quest to be Your Best"

(Program Subject to Change)

June 15, 2021
5 p.m.

4-H Entries due online in 4H Fair Entry
FFA Entries must be made by contacting the Harrison County Extension Office

Saturday, July 17, 2021
8:00 a.m   4-H Horses must check in at the Missouri Valley Fairgrounds Arena
9:00 a.m.   4-H Horse Show at the Missouri Valley Fairgrounds Arena
Sunday, July 18, 2021
1:00 – 6 p.m.   4-H Exhibit Building open to decorate club booths
2:30 p.m.   4-H Dogs must be checked in at the Commercial Exhibit Building
3:00 p.m.   4-H Dog Show in the Commercial Exhibit Building
Monday, July 19, 2021
8:00 a.m
  Set-up day at Harrison County Fairgrounds in Missouri Valley
12:00 noon   4-H Building closes for the day
7:30 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)
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
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, 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
Late afternoon through early evening
  Water Rocks! Conservation Station on the fairgrounds
3:30 p.m. (approx.)  

4-H Building is closed while state fair selections are made

5:00 p.m. (approx.)  


(after the pizza party)  

Clover Kids booth set-up (once tables and chairs are moved following exhibit judging and booth panels are put in place)

7:00 p.m.   Ag-Lympics (in the show ring) - LOCATION COULD CHANGE
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  Open Class Exhibit Entry Day
9:00 a.m.   4-H Working Exhibits judging begins
9 a.m. – 12 noon   4-H Livestock Entry & Weigh-in (cattle, sheep, goats, dairy cattle)
9 a.m. – 12 noon   4-H & Open Class Swine Entry (#1)
9 a.m. – 12 noon   4-H Poultry testing (poultry will be tested before checking in)
9 a.m. – 12 noon   4-H Poultry check-in (in the poultry barn)
TBA   Judge 4-H Booths
3:30 p.m.   -H Rabbits check in
4:00 p.m.   4-H Rabbit Show (location on the fairgrounds to be announced)
4:30 p.m.   4-H Style Show (4-H Exhibit Building)
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.   4-H & Open Class Swine Entry (#2)
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.   4-H & Open Class Swine Weigh-in
5:30 p.m.   Sign-up for Open Fun Horse Show
6:30 p.m.   Open Fun Horse Show begins
6:30 p.m.   Crowning of “Little Miss Harrison County”
(Free Entertainment Tent) on the fairgrounds
7 p.m. to 11 p.m.   Open Mic Karaoke (Free Entertainment Tent)
7:00 p.m.   Open Class Exhibits must be in place – (except baked items, plants and flowers)
7:30 to 9:00 p.m.   FREE FAMILY FUN NIGHT – in the park
Lots of games and activities for all ages
(including face painting)
Thursday, July 22, 2021
8:00 a.m.   Open Class Judging – Garden, Art, Hobbies, Textiles
(Grooms’ Hall closed during judging)
9:00 a.m.   4-H Educational Presentations judging begins
9:00 a.m.   4-H Sheep Show followed by 4-H Goat Show
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)
11:30 a.m.   4-H Dairy Cattle Show
1 p.m.   4-H Poultry Showmanship judging
4-H Poultry Show follows (OPEN SHOW THIS YEAR)
2 p.m.   4-H Exploring Swine Class at the Swine Barn
7 p.m.   4-H Share the Fun (4-H Building)
7:30 p.m.
  Evening Grandstand Event – Rodeo
Grandstand Admission:
Adult $10.00 - Age 12 & under $5.00 - Age 5 and under – Free
Friday, July 23, 2021
9 a.m.   4-H Table Setting Contest (4-H Building)
8:30 a.m.   Open & 4-H Feeder/Bucket/Bottle Calf Entry/Classification at Scales
*9 a.m.   Cow/Calf Unites, 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
10:30 a.m.   Presentation of Care Center premiums
12:30 p.m.   4-H Extemporaneous Speaking Contest (4-H Building)
1-5 p.m.   4-H Apple Pie and Muffin Baking Contest – held at the
Missouri Valley High School – Family & Consumer Sciences Classroom Kitchen 5:30 p.m. Quilt Turning (4-H Building)
5:30 p.m.   Quilt Turning (4-H Building) Information Sheet
6 p.m. to 7 p.m.  

Pre-show Meet and Greet with Monster Trucks (included with paid admission)

7:30 p.m.   Evening Grandstand Event – Monster Trucks [Monster Truck Racing League]
Grandstand Admission for this event only:  $15.00 each – (Age 5 and Under – Free)
7:30 p.m   4-H Cat Show (4-H Building)
Saturday, July 24, 2021
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 – 2021 theme is “Quest to be Your Best”
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.   Farmer’s Market (under the Free Entertainment Tent)
12:30 p.m.   Pedal Tractor Pull sponsored by Harrison County Farm Bureau
12:30 p.m.   State Fair Exhibits photo (4-H Building)
1 p.m.   4-H Share-A-Beef – Show Arena
1 p.m.   Clover Kid’s Stuffed Animal Show (4-H Building)
2 p.m. - 8 p.m.   Open Class premiums paid out
2:30 p.m.   4-H Pie/Muffin Pick-up & Line-up (at 4-H Building)
3 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 &
Buckets of Junk will be auctioned

7 p.m. to 11 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

9:00 p.m.   4-H Pool Party
9:00 p.m. - 10 p.m.   Open Class Exhibits released in Commercial Building & Groom’s Hall and open class premiums paid out
Sunday, July 25, 2021
8:30 a.m.   Begin cleaning fairgrounds
9 a.m.   Livestock Released
10:00 a.m.   4-H Exhibits released in 4-H Exhibit Building
10:00 a.m. - 12 noon   Open Class Exhibits released in Commercial Building & Groom’s Hall

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

Wednesday July 21st
Harrison County honors our Veterans 4:30pm
Little Miss Crowning 6:30pm
Open Mic Karaoke 7 to 11pm

Thursday July 22nd
Farm Bureau Annual Dinner – must have ticket

Friday July 23rd
Richard Renner Comedy Show 7pm

Saturday July 24th
Rick Powell and Friends 7-11pm

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