Thursday at the County Fair
Senior Citizens Day with music by Loco Vocals from 1 to 4:30pm in Radio Park, Meat Animal Sale and Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. just to name a few on day two of the Dodge County Fair. There’s something fun to do with the whole family at the Fair, please feel free to ask questions as a reply in the comments section below, we love to hear from our fans!
Take a break with your kids, do a little indoor fishing, the Fish Pond is an activity for children of all ages. Kids fish indoors to catch a variety of prizes in paper bags for a small cost. All proceeds go to the Dodge County 4-H Program. The Fish Pond is located next to the 4-H Promotion Booth in the Youth Building. After fishing, walk around the Youth Building and look at all the Dodge County Youth’s 4-H and FFA projects.
It’s Kids Day on the Midway, get 20 tickets for $10 or $1.25 each from 1 to 7pm. Regular ticket prices resume at 7pm, 10 tickets for $10 or $1.25 each. Visit our Midway Rides Page for more information.
Uncle Bill and the LIVE Barn Show featuring interviews with local celebrities plus fun and prizes from 5 to 6:30pm at Radio Park. At 7pm area youth will show and sell their top animals at the Meat Animal Sale in the Farm Progress Area. Supported by local businesses this event is well attended and an annual tradition at the Fair.
Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr lights up the Grandstand Stage presented by 92.5FM Buzz Country at 8pm. All seats are FREE with paid admission to the Fair and are available on a first come, first serve basis. You can sit on the track in your lawn chair or on the bleachers in the grandstands. Get more information from the Concert Seating and FAQ Pages of our website.
After the concert, jam to the music of Dexter Road on the WBEV/WXRO Radio Park Stage. Dexter Road is a country rock band from Horicon, Wisconsin formed in 2012. They bring years of musical experience and great harmonies.
Come on out to the Dodge County Fair just 3 Miles East of Beaver Dam, WI on State Highway 33. Map our location or see the layout of the Fairgrounds by viewing our Maps and Directions Page.
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2016 Dodge County FairAll day
Four nights of concerts entertain country and rock fans on the grandstand stage plus food, fun and exhibits for the whole family. The music festival and county fair entertains over 52,000 fans a year and is the areas main event. Don’t forget to taste the great fair food, view the many exhibits and animals while learning, doing and just having a great time!
Kids Day on the Midway1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Enjoy half price ride tickets during Kids Day on the Midway from 1 to 7pm. Get 20 discounted tickets for a special price of $10 - a 50% savings over regular prices. Special price ride tickets must be used during the promotion time of 1 thru 7pm.
Music by Loco Vocals1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Loco Vocals perform as ambassadors for the Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre and the funds they raise go to benefit the theatre and its programs for children and adults.
WTKM Corn Crawl5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The WTKM 104.9FM staff buries coins and prizes in shelled corn. Kids have 104.9 seconds to dig for coins, and they get to keep whatever they find!
Meat Animal Sale7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Support the youth of Dodge County at the Meat Animal Sale on Thursday in the Farm Progress Arena. Preregistered bidders/buyers are recognized with a free dinner preceding the auction. Each exhibitor, in order to sell, must participate in a number of educational activities, raise, and show an animal of top quality.
Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr.8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. takes the stage at 8pm on Thursday, August 18th of the 2016 Dodge County Fair. Granger Smith has been building a career that is truly groundbreaking. With sold-out national tours, a social media following of more than four million, and YouTube views exceeding 35 million, he has amassed an audience that is purely organic and rabid.
Music by Dexter Road9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Dexter Road is a country rock band from Horicon, Wisconsin formed in 2012. They bring years of musical experience and great harmonies.