Missouri Valley Park    Missouri Valley, IA

2022 Harrison County Fair Program
"Building the Futuret"

(Program Subject to Change)



(Program Subject to Change)


June 15, 2022

5:00 p.m. 4-H Entries due online in 4-H Fair Entry


FFA Entries must be made by contacting the Harrison County Extension Office


1:00 – ?? p.m. 4-H Exhibit Building open for 4-H County Council and 4-H Jr. Council 

to clean 4-H Building and set-up


8:00 a.m. Park Campers at Fairgrounds in Missouri Valley

1:00 – ?? p.m. Set-up day at Harrison County Fairgrounds in Missouri Valley

1:00 to 4:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit Building open to 4-H clubs to decorate club booths 

(including Clover Kids booths)

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

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

8:30 a.m. Begin cleaning fairgrounds

10:00 a.m. 4-H Exhibits released in 4-H Exhibit Building





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


Under the “Blue Tab”
on the left “Events”

Little Miss Contest Wednesday
July 20th, 2022 Crowning 6:30pm

Rick Powell and Friends
Saturday, July 23, 2022
7 pm - 11:00 pm

Rodeo Thursday July 21st
2022 7:30pm

Friday July 22nd, 2022
In Concert Country Singer
Mark Wills with Jessica
Lynne Witty. Tickets on Sale now,
click here - 7:30 pm

Saturday July 23rd, 2022
Figure 8 Race - 7:30 pm

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