Dodge County Fair – Thursday, August 18th, 2016
Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. takes the stage at 8pm on Thursday, August 18th of the 2016 Dodge County Fair. It’s a fun filled day with activities in Radio Park, Judging in the Youth Building and Livestock Buildings. At 7pm business owners recognize livestock raised by local youth during the annual Meat Animal Sale in the Farm Progress Arena.
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. He has continually searched for new and innovative ways to connect with his fans and —one by one, room by room — built a national following, which also caught the attention of Nashville’s powerhouse label-group BBR Music Group.
Gate Admission is $7 before 2pm and $10 after 2pm. Age 9 and under FREE. Season tickets are $27 before August 17th 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!
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.
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.