Madison County Fair

Come celebrate the 179th edition of the Madison County Fair, July 12th-15th. Experience all the offerings of a traditional agricultural fair. Every day, the fair will offer 4H demonstrations and exhibits, thrilling Midway rides, Animal Alley, Buffalo Barfield’s Unheard of Entertainment, delicious food and, of course, the beer tent!

The ever popular Grandstand events include the Gas & Diesel Truck Pulls, Tractor Pulls and the Demolition Derby & Rollover Contest.


Midway Rides


Demolition Derby


Horse Jumping at the Madison County Fair


Tractor Pull


Music Band Buffalo Barfield


Thursday, July 12th - Opening Day, Gate Admission $3, Free Admission with Non-Perishable Food Item

10:00 AM - Gates Open; Agricultural Displays & Demonstrations (Larkin Bldg.)

1:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield

3:00 PM - Miss & Mister Madison County Pageant (Girls & Boys Ages 0-19) (Stage); Buffalo Barfield

4:00 PM - Midway Opens

5:00 PM- Buffalo Barfield

6:00 PM - Fireman's Parade

​7:00 PM - Team Demo (Grandstand $10)


Friday, July 13th - Senior Citizens Day, Free Gate for Senior Citizens

9:00 AM - Gates Open; Youth Horse Show; Dairy Cattle Show

10:00 AM - Rabbit

12:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield

2:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield

​3:00 PM - Senior Citizen Prize Drawings

4:00 PM - Midway Opens; Sheep Show; Talent Show (Stage); Local Food Evening; (Larkin Bldg.)

​6:00 PM - Buffalo Barfield

7:00 PM - Gas & Diesel Truck Pull (Grandstand $7.00); Broken Rule Band (Stage)


Saturday, July 14th - Youth Day Hosted by Madison County 4-H & Cornell Cooperative Extension

8:00 AM - Gates Open

​9:00 AM - Goat Show

​11:00 AM - Youth Program Awards Ceremony (Larkin Bldg.); 4-H & FFA Make-N-Take Demonstrations (Larkin Bldg.); Buffalo Barfield

12:00 PM - ​Chicken BBQ; Poetry: Past & Present (Merrill Bldg.)

​1:00 PM - Midway Opens; Buffalo Barfield; Power Wheels Demo (Grandstand)

​2:00 PM - Beef Cattle Show

​3:30 PM - Antique Stock Car Parade (Grandstand)

​4:00 PM - King's Smashem' Crashem' Demolition Derby & Rollover Contest (Grandstand $10.00); Buffalo Barfield

​7:00 PM - Lum Brothers Band (Stage)


Sunday, July 15th - Local Agriculture Day

8:00 AM - Gates Open; Open Horse Show

9:30 AM - Tractor Pull (Grandstand $7.00)

11:00 AM - Buffalo Barfield

​1:00 PM - Midway Opens; Buffalo Barfield

2:00 PM - Farmers & Friend Appreciation & Awards (Larkin Bldg.); Bike Giveaway Age 15 & Under (Must be present to win)

3:00 PM - Matt Chase & The Thunder Canyon Band (Stage); Chainsaw Art Auction


ATTENTION: Due to insurance rules, NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 14 will be allowed in the pit area during the Truck Pull, Tractor Pull and Demolition Derby. There will be no exceptions. Proof of age will be required.