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Dodge County Fair – Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Smash em Crash em in the Action Auto Demolition Derbies at 1pm and 6pm.  Cars, vans and trucks crash the day away in front of the main grandstand.  See the Little Britches Showmanship Contest in the Farm Progress Arena and the Little Shepard’s Showmanship Contest in the Sheep Barn.

Truck Demo Derby at County Fair

Gate Admission is $7 before 2pm and $10 after 2pm.  Age 9 and under FREE. Season tickets are $27 before August 16th and $35 there after. Tickets can be purchased at most Dodge County Banks, Recheks Food Pride, Beaver Dam Piggly Wiggly or at the Fairgrounds Office. Please NO CARRY INS. FREE Grandstand and Parking – all you pay is your admission to the fair!

It’s the last day of the Fair, don’t let summer pass you by!  Enjoy the many FREE Stages on the grounds daily; Kandu Magic Show, Custom Chain Saw Carver, Petting Zoo, Wild World of Animals and Pig Races.

2017 Dodge County FairAll day

Family friendly entertainment as low as $5.40 per day with the purchase of a season pass. The annual music festival and county fair entertains over 52,000 fans a year and is the largest outdoor event in the area.

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Come As You Are Worship Service8:30 am – 9:30 am

Come As You Are Worship Service is open to anyone in attendance Sunday in the Hospitality Tent near the Youth Building. Fair worship service is sponsored by Rock Firm Church 401 Stone St of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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Pernat Haase Meats 4WD Truck Pull9:00 am – 11:00 am

All four wheels spin as they pull the sled down the track during the annual Pernat Haase Meats Truck Pull at the Dodge County Fair. Locals compete with pullers from the Badger Truck Pullers Association and others throughout the state.

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Little Flock Showmanship Contest10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Poultry Project is pleased to sponsor the Little Flock Showmanship Contest on Sunday in the Small Animal Building. To promote the interest and education of poultry, contestants will demonstrate their knowledge of proper showmanship information and handling techniques.

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Dairy Youth Recognition Auction11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Youth exhibitors participating in the dairy project will again be recognized for their hard work at the Dodge County Dairy Youth Recognition Auction. The auction will be held on Sunday of the Dodge County Fair in the Farm Progress Arena.

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Action Auto Demo Derby1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fans fill the grandstands at 1 pm for the first of two Demo Derbies on Sunday of the Dodge County Fair. Oooh and Ahhh as cars, trucks and vans crash it out to qualify for the evening main event.

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Little Bunny Huddle Showmanship1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Take time to attend the Little Bunny Huddle Showmanship Contest in the Small Animal Building during the Dodge County Fair. Contestants demonstrate their showmanship abilities with face-to-face judging followed by distribution of participation ribbons.

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Little Britches Showmanship Contest1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

The crowd will roar with laughter during the Little Britches Showmanship Contest on Sunday afternoon of the Dodge County Fair. The wild and fun-filled event is held in the Farm Progress Arena just North of the Open Class Exhibit building.

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Little Shepherds Showmanship Contest3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Little Shepherds Showmanship Contest challenges youth to demonstrate their sheep showmanship abilities while practicing for future participation in the sheep project or just having some fun.

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Action Auto Demo Derby6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Main Event, the evening demo derby will pack the grandstands at 6 pm. Crews and drivers work to make minor repairs and prepare throughout the infield pit area. Who will be the demo derby champion in the car, truck and van divisions?

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  1. Jen says:

    I am not sure if my original email went through; curious if I can purchase Demo Derby tickets ahead of time for the afternoon session. This would be our first time, and since we are traveling from a distance; would like to pre-buy the tickets.

  2. Jen says:

    Where can you buy tickets for Demo Derby for Sunday afternoon show from 1-4 PM. Would like to bring my family, but we are traveling a distance to get there and have never attended so want to make sure we can get tickets?

  3. Dave says:

    When are storytelling events at fair?

  4. Joslyn Wolff says:

    What day is the beef show?

    • Fair Assoc says:

      There’s a few Beef events and judging, all held in the Farm Progress Arena. Wednesday of the Fair; Beef Cattle Breeding at 10:30 AM followed by Beef Market Steers at 12:00 Noon. Thursday of the Fair; Beef, Sheep and Swine Herdsmanship judging begins at 10 AM. Thank you for your question.

  5. Patrick Bunkert says:

    When it comes to the demo derby. I am on a hoveround. Will there be a place for the handicap that we can actually see the action?


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