McKenzie Co. Fair & Rodeo This Week
June 16, 2021 | View PDF
This year, the McKenzie County Fair is set to take place June 17-19. The theme for the fair this year is “A Family Tradition.” Throughout the duration of the fair there will be tons of entertainment including a draft horse competition, demo derby, farm olympics, music by Josh Kehr, Pippi the Clown, farming play pit filled with wheat and corn, North Star Amusement Carnival, and the NDRA Rodeo.
On Thursday, June 17, there will be a free barbeque at 5 p.m. followed by a draft horse competition at 6 p.m.
Friday, June 18, there will be a 4-H livestock sale at 1 p.m., farm olympics at 4:30 p.m., demo derby at 6 p.m., and a musical performance by Josh Kehr.
The NDRA Rodeo will be taking place on the fairgrounds on Saturday, June 19 at 6 p.m. - there will also be music by Josh Kehr during the day.
“We are so excited to be able to have the fair again, after having to cancel last year,” said Carolyn Levang, McKenzie County Fair Board secretary and treasurer.
There will be hand sanitizer placed on tables throughout the fairgrounds and staff will be performing extra cleaning, due to circumstances related to COVID-19.
Levang said, “Stay tuned in the weeks to come for more information!”