• Antique Tractors
  • Demo Derby

Blue Earth County Free Fair



BECFA Board Meeting

Postponed due to weather

April 17th, 2019  •  6pm/7:00pm


Garden City, MN



We would like to thank ALL of our

Business and Community Partners

for making this year's Fair a Success.






Come and Bedazzled by Hypnotist, Gabriel Holmes

Posted February 2019

Friday, July 26th at 7pm Free Stage

Gabriel Holmes has performed over 1400 shows. Gabriel's high energy and fabulous imagination creates an unforgettable show that audience members will truly love. Come SEE THE AMAZING SHOW or BE THE SHOW! 



Alfy’s World of Robotic Puppets will be back again this year!

Posted January 2019

These fun-filled life size puppets will be roaming around the Fairgrounds again this summer, charming everyone from two to a hundred and two. If you didn’t see them last year, you’re going to want to make a special trip the Blue Earth County Fair this summer. They are something to see and interact with.



DSM Inflatables will be back at the Fair again.

Posted January 2019

They will be bringing more rides for young and old to enjoy at the Blue earth County Fair this summer. Look for more information of Kids Day pricing and special events. Wrist band prices will also be able.



2019 MN State Fair Century Farm Applications 

-- DEADLINE MARCH 4th 2019

Posted January 2019

If you are a resident of Blue Earth County and are currently still living on your family farm that has been in the same family ownership for over 100 years . Then you might want to take a look at this application. The MN State Farm is now accepting applications for Century Farms to be awarded Summer 2019. The sponsors again this year our the State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau. The application will be found on our Forms Page.


For information on Sesquicentennial Farm (150 years) program, contact Michelle DeGeest at Michelle.Degeest@fbmn.org  or  651-768-2151. 


2019 Friends of the Fair

Posted January 2019

If you are interested in becoming a Friend of the Blue Earth County Fair, you will find a form under the Forms Tab. By becoming a friend of the fair, you will help to build a place for our youth of Blue Earth County to learn about agricultural and the benefits it has to our community and the world we live in today. Please consider becoming a Friend of the Fair.



Volunteer Needed

Posted January 2019

Interested in volunteering at the 2019 Blue Earth County Fair!! Volunteers are needed to help in various areas during this years Fair. If you are the kind of person who loves to socialize, come join our Volunteer Team. We have opening at the Garberg Cabin, Scavenger Hunt tables, Bloodmobile Registration table, Open Class Building, and much more. Please check out the Application Form on our Forms Page or email info@blueearthcountyfair.com. Time is running out!! The Blue Earth County Fair is right around the corner.



2019 Sponsorship Forms Available

Posted January 2019

If you are interested in helping to make our Fair the Best Ever, become a Sponsor of the Blue Earth County Fair. Located under our Forms Tab you will find our Sponsorship Packet, please fill out the forms and mail them back letting us know what you would like to donate or help with to make our Fair the Best Ever.



Nominate a Senior Volunteer


Nominate a Blue Earth County Senior for the State Senior of the Year!

email Robin Tietz at president.blueearthcofair@gmail.com for more information.





3nd Annual

Fall Festival & Shopping Extravaganza

Saturday, Oct. 5th, 2019  •  10am–4pm

Rain or Shine

Shady Oaks Campground in Garden City MN

for more information see Special Events Tab at the top.




Look under the contact tab for person(s) to call or email with further information or questions regarding any of the fair categories.


Look under the forms tab for registration guidelines and registration contracts for Open Class, Compact Care Races, Demo Derby, Food Vendors, Commercial Vendors and Senior Day.


Blue Earth County Free Fair

July 25th — 28th, 2019