Richland County Fair is Almost Here

The Richland County Fair and Rodeo is not too far away. All the rip-roaring fun that Richland County has been waiting for all year long will be Aug. 2-5 this year.

Kip Moore is doing the Saturday night concert with special guest, Chancy Williams. According to, Kip Christian Moore is an American country music singer-songwriter originally from Nashville, TN, who has been active as a musician since 2008. According to his website,, Chancey Williams is a saddle bronc athlete turned neo-traditional country music sensation. He has gone from competing on horseback to performing on center stage. Moore and Williams will be playing the main concert on Saturday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. Early bird tickets are $60 for reserved seats and $55 for general seating. The week of the fair, prices go up to $65 for reserved seats and $60 for general seating.

The PRCA rodeo will again be presented by Brookman Rodeo, LLC, a locally owned stock company. They have been providing the livestock for Richland County’s Rodeo since 2009. Thursday will be Heroes Night, sponsored by Kraken Resources. Friday is Tough Enough to Wear Pink night, sponsored by Mid-Rivers Communications, Duane and Sherry Mitchell, Sidney Health Center Cancer Care, White Claw, and Prairie Electric. Early bird tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children under 12. The week of the fair adult tickets go up to $17.

This year for the first time at the Richland County Fair and Rodeo, the 406FMX Freestyle Motocross Team will be performing Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the main arena. The team is multinational with one member from Australia, another from Chile, and one from Butte.

North Star Amusements will be the carnival this year again. They originate in Bridger, MT, and travel throughout Montana, Wyoming, and North Dakota during the spring and summer. In the fall and winter, they go down to Arizona. They are offering prepaid wristbands for unlimited rides per day for $30 each while supplies last.

There is much, much more to see and do at the fair, with food, vendors, exhibits, and free entertainment there is sure to never be a dull moment.

Fair buttons are $5 and can be purchased at the fair office. Tickets for the events can be purchased online at the Richland County Fair Website,

For more information and times for the Richland County Fair and Rodeo visit the fair’s website or contact the fair office at 406-433-2801 Monday-Friday. The Richland County Fairgrounds is located at 2118 W Holly St., Sidney, MT.


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