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August 4-8, 2021

National, Iowa

Fair Schedule


Schedule is subject to change.

Printable 2021 Schedule

Tuesday, August 3
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 4-H & FFA non-livestock conference judging
12:00 Noon Pet Show & Clover Kid Pet Show (large arena)
Wednesday, August 4
8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Swine may arrive at fair
9:00 a.m. Horse Show
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Open Class entries received
4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Rabbits may be brought to the fair
4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit Hall Open (Commercial Hall CLOSED)
5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. BBQ sponsored by the county commodity groups
6:30 p.m. Flag Raising Ceremony & Fair Royalty Pageant
7:00 p.m. 4-H Style Show & Share the Fun Show
Thursday, August 5
7:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m Beef, Dairy, Bucket Bottle Calves, Dairy Goats, Rabbits, Sheep & Meat Goats, Poultry & Other Animal entries received
9:00 a.m. – Noon Open Class entries received
Noon – 8:30 p.m. Commercial Exhibit Halls Open
Noon – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit Halls Open
1:30 p.m. Dog Show (large arena)
5:00 p.m. Swine Show (Schulte Complex)
6:00 p.m. Motocross
7:30 p.m. Mark Wills (grandstands)
Friday, August 6
8:00 a.m. Dairy Goat Show (large arena)
9:00 a.m. Rabbit Show (Schulte Complex)
9:00 a.m. Dairy Show (large arena)
Noon – 8:30 p.m. Commercial Exhibit Halls Open
Noon – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit Halls Open
3:00 p.m. Market Beef Show (large arena)
8:00 p.m. Chase Bryant (grandstands)
Saturday, August 7
8:00 a.m. Poultry Show (large arena)
8:30 a.m. Sheep Show (Schulte Complex)
10:30 a.m. Meat Goat Show (Schulte Complex)
Noon – 8:30 p.m. Commercial Exhibit Halls Open
Noon – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit Halls Open
12:30 p.m. Bucket Bottle Calves Conference Judging (Large arena)
1:00 p.m. Other Animals Conference Judging (pens)
1:00 p.m Kiddie Tractor Pull
1:00 p.m Demolition Derby
1:30 p.m. Breeding Beef Show (large arena)
5:00 p.m. Stick Pony Rodeo (grandstands)
7:00 p.m. Clayton County Bull Bash (grandstands)
9:00 p.m. Movie Night
Sunday, August 8
9:30 a.m 4-H & FFA Livestock Judging Contest
11:00 a.m. Truck and Tractor Pull
Noon – 7:30 p.m. 4-H Exhibit Hall & Commercial Exhibit Hall Open
Noon – 3:00 p.m. Kiddie Calf Shows (Dairy & Beef) (large arena) & Little Piglet Show (Schulte)
2:30 p.m. Youth Ag Olympics (large arena)
7:00 p.m. 4-H & FFA Static exhibits released
7:00 p.m. Open Class exhibits released
8:00 p.m. 4-H & FFA Livestock entries released
Monday, August 9
9:00 a.m. Livestock Auction