Calling all competitors 18 years old and younger! Meet in the fair contest tent at the fairgrounds for fun and games Saturday and Monday. Come participate in any or all of the exciting contests.

Come try your hand at everything from Bingo to Hula Hoop. Maybe a watermelon eating contest is more your style.  Can you eat like a champ?

FISH GRAB!

fish-grab-boysGet hooked on the Fish Grab! Coming this year to the Iron County Fair is the Youth Fish Grab. Let your younger children try their hands catching a fish. Remember it is hands only. Parents can watch as the youth climb into the pond and grab the trout as their prize to take home.  The youth will be divided into ages 4-6, 7-10, 11+.The Fish Grab will be behind the grandstands this year.

Tickets for the Fish Grab will be sold in the contest tent Saturday and Monday for $2 per child. Please only (1) fish per child. The fish will be waiting for you to catch and take them home on Monday September 4th, 2017.

Beautiful Baby Contest

“Remember the Lazy Days of Summer” is the theme for the 2017 Iron County Fair Beautiful Baby Contest. Adorable babies are plentiful in Iron County and if you want to see proof, visit the Entertainment Tent at the Iron County Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 2nd where Iron County’s most beautiful babies will be gathering at 10 a.m. (sign-ups at 9:30 a.m.) If your baby is the cutest around, enter him or her in the annual contest with an entry fee of only $5. The contest is open to babies up to 24 months old; boys and girls will compete separately. They will be divided into the following age groups: 0-6 months, 7-12 months, and 13-24 months. Dona Murphy, the director has been busy gathering up all kinds of prizes for these little tots to compete for. Winners will receive a wagon of their very own to be pulled in the parade on Monday. For more information contact the Iron County Fair at 477-8380.

CONTESTANTS MUST BE RESIDENTS OF IRON COUNTY AND WINNERS MUST PARTICIPATE IN THE LABOR DAY PARADE!

Home Depot Activity

Come enjoy this activity because it’s lots of fun. You will have a great project to take home when you are done.  Home Depot is doing free kids workshops on Friday, September 2nd. Kids will have the opportunity to make surprise projects from 11 am – 3 pm. Bring your kids for this wonderful hands-on workshop. Kids can stop by for a fun project.

TENT SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, SEPT 1ST

  • 4 P.M. – Home Depot Activity

SATURDAY, SEPT 2ND

  • 1 P.M. – Ping Ping Toss
  • 2 P.M. – Graham Cracker Structure (ages 14 & under)
  • 4 P.M. – Frozen T-shirt (ages 10 to 18)
  • 5 P.M. – Bingo

MONDAY, SEPT 4TH

  • 1 P.M. – Cookie Stacking (ages 8 and under)
  • 2 P.M. – Watermelon Eating
  • 3 P.M. – Fish Grab (ages 4 to 18)
  • 4 P.M. – Hula Hoop
  • 5 P.M. – Drawing