Everyday at the Fair!

On the Midway:
Gopher State Expositions

Unlimited Ride Wristband Sessions Available All 4 Days!

Midway Carnival Rides open at different times each day – check each day’s schedule for details.  Ferris WheelFor details on purchasing PreSale Midway Ride Vouchers go to Midway Ride VOUCHERS

  4-H has a variety of exhibits & activities everyday at the LqP County Fair!

Check out their busy schedule 4-H Activities during the LqP County Fair!

Robert Bly Exhibit

The LqP County Historical Society will have a look back at the history of Lac qui Parle County poet Robert Bly.  This exhibit will be open to the public at the Lac qui Parle County Museum located just west of the Fairgrounds.

Admission:  Free Will Donation

There is an entrance to the LqP County Museum available from inside the LqP County Fairgrounds, located just south of the west fairgrounds entrance near the west commercial building.


Opening at 3 p.m. on Thursday and Friday for your enjoyment.
Opening at NOON for your entertainment on Saturday & Sunday.

  • Only 25 cents per card to play
  • Cash Prizes

This stand is operated by the Lac qui Parle County Fire Departments as a fundraising opportunity – including the communities of Bellingham, Boyd, Madison and Nassau.

Daily Showings will be provided by the various 4-H groups on each of the four (4) days of the Lac qui Parle County Fair!  See the schedule on the link below:

  4-H Activities

Daily Beer Garden “The Bud House” operated by:


Full Service Bar available!


  • Thursday opening at 5 p.m.
  • Friday opening at 4 p.m.
  • Saturday opening at NOON
  • Sunday open NOON to 7 p.m.

Little Shavers Farmland! 

Little Shaver Farmland sponsored by the Dawson-Boyd FCCLA and the Lac qui Parle Valley FFA will be having this hands-on exhibit open in the North Poultry Building.

  • Friday 12 NOON to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Sunday NOON to 5 p.m.

The 2021 Petting Zoo as part of the Little Shavers Farmland was a hit!

Little Shavers Farmland exhibit  Little Shavers Milking a Cow  Little Shavers Shopping

Thank You to our 2022 Grand Champion ENTERTAINMENT SPONSORS:

  • Bellingham Elevator is sponsoring the Clown for all of the performances by The Minnesota High School Rodeo
  • Chad & Lynn Kranz are sponsoring the West Addison Blues performance
  • Tri-County Insurance Agency/Miller Services are sponsoring the Demo Derby
  • Trygestad Pioneer Seeds/Family Farms are sponsoring the performance by The Whitesidewalls Rock ‘n’ Roll Revue