Saturday's Entertainment



2021 Blue Earth County Fair Entertainment

“Project dollars for some of these programs were provided

by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund,

from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment,

through partnership with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.”





Saturday, July 24th, 2021







Kids Tractor Pull

Saturday come join D&S Pedal Pull in Rollins Arena

1:00 pm Competition scheduled to Start in Rollings Arena


Kids 4 to 11 are welcome to come up near the Fair Office

in Rollings Arena and register to participate in a 

Minnesota State sanctioned Kids Tractor Pull.

Registration starts at 12:30 pm.





Kartoon Caricatures by Pete Wagner

Friday 1–3 & 4–6 pm near the Entertainment/Beer Gardens Area


Pete Wagner is a well-known, major award-winning, widely published

and exhibited, highly experienced professional caricaturist and newspaper and TV

cartoonist. “Fastest Drawer in the Midwest” who draws “Funny Not Ugly”

kid- and family-friendly caricatures. So come early and be one of the lucky

to receive an amazing drawing of yourself or you with friends

or family, up to 4 faces per picture.






Pie Eating Contest

3:30 pm competition scheduled near the Free Stage


Sponsored by The Dam Store, Rapidan

Anyone interested in participating, please make sure to signup in the

office before the event starts on Saturday.




Veterans Recognition Program

4:00 pm show scheduled on the Free Stage


Honoring our current and past Armed Forces.






Mobile Dairy Classroom

1:00, 2:00, 3:30, 5:30, & 7:30 pm shows scheduled Thurs. – Sat.

12:30, 2:00 & 4:00 pm shows scheduled Sunday


This is an innovative educational and promotional

exhibit which features a fully operational milking trailer

with a live cow accompanied by an oral presentation by

a trained instructor on the basics of the modern milking process

and related environment, animal care, and food safety practices

as well as the importance of dairy foods and proper nutrition. 






Great Lakes Timber (Lumberjack) Show

2:30, 4:30, & 6:30 pm shows scheduled Thursday – Saturday

2:30 & 4:00 pm shows scheduled Sunday


The Lumberjack show features chainsaw carving, axe throwing,

wood chopping, one and two-man crosscut sawing, modified chainsawing,

log rolling and loads of clean family humor. Speed climbing is also

available to venues that are interested.


For 25 years, The Great Lakes Lumberjack Show has appeared

at State Fairs, County Fairs, Festivals, and Sport Shows across

the United States. We takes pride in presenting wholesome entertainment

for the entire family. Every show offers a delightful blend of history and humor.






KidBucks Game Show, Where little Kids win Big!

3, 5 & 7 pm shows scheduled Thursday – Saturday

1:00 & 4:00 pm shows scheduled Sunday


A thrilling, high energy, audience interactive game show the whole family will love.

Randomly selected members of the audience, participate in

wild and crazy games. The final winner enters the Kidbucks chamber

and grabs as many “Kidbucks ” as possible, as they swirl about the chamber.

This show keeps the large crowds it attracts pumped up and participating.

Young or old, every one loves the show! An ever changing cast of randomly

selected contestants, keeps the show new and exciting. The kids are the stars of this show!





Compact Car Races

Rain or Shine

Saturday, July 24th, 2021 — 7pm Start



Ticket Prices —13 yrs and up $10.00, 6-12 yrs $5.00 and 5yrs & under Free.

Entry Fee is $25 (before July 15th) and $30 (after July 15th) per Race Car/Driver

$20.00 each Pit Entry  •  Pits open at 2:00 pm for Tech to start.

Pre-Register deadline is July 15th (postmark/email date)


Go to the Form Tab for More information.






Amazing Hoopster

9:30 pm show scheduled near the Free Stage Area


The Amazing Hoopsters, a family of six from Hutchinson

performed spectacular hooping tricks choreographed to an artistic

hoop dance performance. These hooping performers Rachael, Tyler, and

Kristina Osmonson, started basic hooping at the age of 4, while honing

their skills throughout the years of practice. Advancing their ability to effortlessly

maneuver the multiple hoops throughout their bodies and fluently shifting the

hoops into a variety of designs. They produced a night show that was illuminating

with lighted hoops and a fire performance that mesmerized the spectators.





Blue Earth County Free Fair

July 28th — 31st, 2022