165th Clayton County Fair - National, IA

Entertainment at the Clayton County Fair
August 1-6, 2018

Location: National, IA   Map   Weather

$35 SEASON TICKET includes admission to all entertainment events.
DAILY TICKET includes admission to the entertainment events of the day.
Wednesday - $5.00
Thursday - $10.00
Friday - $15.00
Saturday - $15.00
Sunday - $10.00
Movie Night will be held Aug. 4th
9:30 p.m. in the horse arena

Flag Raising at the Clayton County Fair in National, IA
Fair Kickoff Events
August 1, 5:00 PM

BBQ Meal - 5:00 p.m.
Flag Raising - 6:30 p.m.
Queen Pageant - 6:30 p.m.
4-H Style Show & 4-H Share the Fun Show - 7:00 p.m.
Join us for these kick-off events.

Skid Loader Rodeo
Skid Loader Rodeo
August 2, 5:30 PM

Registration begins at 4:30 AM
Driver meeting at 5:00 PM

Test your operating skills against Clayton County’s best operators at our first annual competition! Invite your friends and family to cheer you on and enjoy a night of country competition.
See Skid Loader Rodeo information.

Moe Bandy
Moe Bandy
August 2, 7:30 PM

Moe Bandy is one of America's all-time leading classic country music Artist/Performers. He has had several hit songs, including "I Cheated Me Right Out of You" and "Hank Williams, You Wrote My Life".
Visit Moe Bandy's website.
Sponsored by NEIT – Northeast Iowa Telephone Company

Mickey Gilley
Pam Tillis
August 3, 8:00 PM

Pam Tillis is an American country music singer-songwriter and actress. She is the daughter of the late country music singer Mel Tillis and Doris Tillis. Her albums Homeward Looking Angel (1992), Sweetheart's Dance (1994) and Greatest Hits (1997) are all certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), while Put Yourself in My Place and 1995's All of This Love are certified gold. She has a Grammy Award and and two CMA Awards. Tillis has also earned one of country music's crowning achievements, becoming a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
Visit Pam Tillis' website.
Sponsored by Brown's Sales & Leasing

Demolition derby cars
Demolition Derby
August 4, 1 PM

Check-in begins at 9:30 AM
Don't miss the crash-zone action at this popular motorsports event! Drivers compete by deliberately ramming other cars until only one car is operational.
See the rules and regulations.
Power Wheel Derby/Race for Kids - held before the regular derby for all interested kids
Sponsored by various businesses and individuals.

Kiddie Tractor Pull
August 4, 1 PM

3rd Annual Stick Horse Rodeo
5th Annual Clayton County Stick Horse Rodeo
August 4, 5 PM

Bare-Back Bronco Riding, Calf Roping, Pole Bending, Barrel Racing
(in the rodeo arena on the fairgrounds)
Entry Fee $5/person. No contestant age limit. Register at the rodeo arena from 4-5 PM.
See the Rodeo Rules and Entry Form.
Sponsored by the Clayton County 4-H Foundation

bull riding
8th Annual Clayton County Bull Bash
August 4, 7 PM

CC Bucking Bulls
(in front of the grandstand)
Also: Mutton Busting for the Kids - Sign up begins the day of the event in the fair office.
The Bull Riders of America presented the "Event of the Year" Award to the Clayton County Fair for our 2014 Bull Bash.
Don't miss the fun and excitement of live bull riding at this officially sanctioned bull riding event.
Sponsored by Bodensteiner Implement Company

Tractor Pull
Truck & Tractor Pull
August 5, 11 AM

Start time - 11:00 a.m.
Weigh-in: 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

See info and rules
See list of sponsors

Everyone welcome to pull

The Clayton County Fair Board will once again sponsor a Tractor and Truck Pull at the Clayton County Fair. 2 tracks, fast pace.
Get the Truck & Tractor Pull Flyer (with classes, rules and regulations).

For more information and complete set of rules contact:
Erik Oberbroeckling: (563) 880-9888
Jim Hoth: (563)880-1522

McEwyn Band
McEwyn Band
August 5, 5:00 PM

McEwyn's sound is commanding and infectious, modern in feel, while reminiscing back to the earlier days of country music that are embedded in their musical DNA. McEwyn sounds like Nineties-country sensitivity woven between the tunes of modern tailgate jam. A multigenerational band for the whole family. Visit McEwyn's website.
Sponsored by Moyna Materials
Thank you to the businesses and individuals for their generous support of our live events:
See our sponsor list.
Your sponsorship will help us continue to provide fun events and top quality LIVE musical concerts at the fair. Contact the fair secretary for more information.
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