Schedule of Events

2018 Fair Schedule

Thursday, August 23

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFriday, August 24

  • SENIOR CITIZENS DAY
    • Recognition of Burnett County Centenarians – 12:30 PM (100 years old or more)
    • A slice of free pie at The Big Tent
      • 1PM to 3PM for anyone 60 and older
    • Bingo Under the Big Tent
    • Polka and old country music, too!
  • Dog, Cat, Cavies, Sheep and Swine Judging – TBA
  • Horse Judging – 9:00a.m.
  • Judging Starts in Fairhouse – 9:00a.m.
  • Poultry and Rabbit Judging – 1:00p.m.
  • Wristbands  – 1PM to 5PM and 6PM to 10PM
  • Grandstand
    • Ultimate Truck Series – 7:00p.m.

Saturday, August 25

  • FAMILY FUN DAY
    • Free Ice Cream Cones for Kids
      • Under the Big Tent at NOON until gone
    • Face Painting 1PM to 3PM
    • “Pickles” the Clown! 2PM to 6 PM
    • Sawdust Pile (12 and under) – 1:00p.m.
    • Little Britches Judging – 2:00p.m. in the cattle barn
    • Parade (Memory Lake to Fairgrounds) – 3:30p.m.
  • Dairy and Beef Judging – 9:00a.m.
  • Antique Machinery and Tractor Show with Exhibitions – 9:00a.m.
    • Old Sled Pull
  • Wristbands  – 1PM to 5PM and 6PM to 10PM
  • Grandstand
    • Tug of War – 12:00p.m. Email contact@grantsburgfair.com to enter a team. $100 Entry Fee (100% payback in prize money)
      • Divisions – Men’s, Women’s, Youth (under 16)
      • Total Team Weight
        • Men’s 2,000 lbs
        • Women’s 1,500 lbs
        • Youth 1,200 lbs
    • Demo Derby – 7:00p.m.
      • “Power Wheels” Demo for kids
      • Lawnmower Demo

Sunday, August 26

  • Farmer’s Market Craft Sale – 11:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.
  • Grandstand
    • Tractor & Garden Tractor Pull – 2:00p.m.
      • NEW!!  Featuring Dairyland Garden Tractor Pullers
  • All exhibits released – 4:00p.m.

Ongoing Activities

  • Badgerland Midways Wristbands
    • Thursday from 6PM to 10PM
    • Friday and Saturday from 1PM to 5PM and 6PM to 10PM
    • Sunday from 1PM to 5PM
  • Regular Wristbands – Good for any single time slot
    • $20 Advance
    • $25 during the fair
  • MEGA Wristband – Buy one wristband and ride as much as you want, ANYTIME during the fair
    • $40 Advance
    • $50 during the fair
  • NEW – Weekend Grandstand Wristband
    • Buy an advance sale wristband for $20 and get into all 3 Grandstand events. Pay for 2 and get into 3rd one free. Sold only for Adult passes.
  • Merchant List for Wristband sales coming soon…….

Grandstand Admission Rates:

  • Adults: $10
  • Kids 5-12: $5
  • Kids under 5: Free

For more information, call (715) 488-2472 (before the fair) or (715) 463-2302 (during the fair).