Thursday Special Events



Thursday 1-9, Friday 1-9, Saturday 12-9 pm

$5 day pass



Vendor booths open Thursday 1-8 pm, Friday 1-8pm, Saturday noon-8 pm

Featuring a variety of local businesses as well as some of you favorite vendors.

Fair Princess Pageant


Thursday @ 2 pm on Main Stage

We will crown a Princess and Junior Princess to reign during the Clay County Fair.

Free Community BBQ


Thursday @ 5:30 pm

Be sure to stop and get an amazing pork sandwich and sides during the FREE Community BBQ.

Dakota Kids Pedal Pull


Sign Up Thursday @ 5:30pm

Pedal Pull begins @ 6 pm

Open to boys and girls ages 3-11 years old.

Grand Illusion Show


Thursday @ 7 pm on Main Stage

Special thank you to Jim Perry for performing free of charge.

Friday Special Events

Free Live Music


Elaine Peacock 11-1 pm

Matt and Joe Acoustic Jam 4-6 pm

Bluff Ridge 6:30-8:30 pm

All on Main Stage

Ice Cream Social


Friday @ 5 pm

Stop to get your free dish of ice cream.

Salsa Competition


Friday 3-6:30 pm Clover Hall

Who will be crowned best salsa in the County during the 2nd Annual Salsa Competition?

Chainsaw Carving


Friday 4-8 pm

Stop by to see what Blair will carve this year!  All items will be auctioned on Saturday @ 4pm on the main stage.

Barnyard Olympics


Sign up Friday @ 3:30

Barnyard Olympics begins @ 4 pm

What will the course look like this year?

Cornhole Tournament


Sign up Friday 5-6:30 pm

Tournament to begin at 7 pm

Saturday Special Events

Clay County Has Talent


Saturday @ Noon on Main Stage

Winner is eligible to compete at the South Dakota State Fair.

Car, Truck, and Tractor Show


Saturday 12-4 pm on High Street

Vehicles can begin parking at 11 am

Free to park and attend!

Celebrity Round Robin


Saturday @ 2 pm in Covered Arena

See local celebrities and alumni battle it out for best livestock showman. 

Pie/Chainsaw Carving Auction


Saturday @ 4 pm on Main Stage

Be sure to come ready to bid on some award winning pies and our amazing Chainsaw Carvings.

Demolition Derby


Saturday @ 7 pm

Gates and Beer Garden open at 5 pm

Featuring a Power Wheels Derby at intermission and a new class of '80's or newer hobos

Warning Shots Street Dance


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