Come to the Canyon County Fair for contests, fun and prizes! You and your family can enjoy entertainment that will have you all laughing before you know it. See how much watermelon you can eat or get your coordination and teamwork on with the three legged race! We’ve also got fun adult contests like pie baking! Come be part of the fun!
Hogs-n-Mud Wrestling Contest
Come on out…and take part in the dirtiest game in town! What could be more fun than wrestling a pig in the mud? Wearing a costume while doing it, of course!
Thursday, July 24th
6P.M. in the Rodeo Arena
Teams of three will compete for first place prizes in each division. The objective – Be the fastest team to chase a pig through an arena of mud, catch him and place him in a trough.
Teams also have the option to compete for “Best Crowd Pleasing Costume” for a chance to win a Winger’s Beer and Wing Party for 6 adults or a Fair Eat-N-Ride Party for children, juniors and high-school divisions.
Children – individual pig scramble, no teams $5 each
Juniors $30 per team
Other $40 per team
Entries are due in the Fair office by 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 24th. (Any late entries will be assessed a late fee and NO entries on the day of the event.)
Complete rules and entry forms available at: www.canyoncountyfair.org/entry-forms/
Thanks to Our Hogs-N-Mud Sponsors:
FUN FOR KIDS OF ALL AGES!
Big Wheel Race (Open to kids ages 3-6) – Thurs. – Sat. at 4 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Senior Day Activities – Thursday 12:30 pm – 4 p.m.
Stick Horse Barrel Race (Open to kids ages 3-6) – Thursday at 6 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Cowpie Eating Contest – Thursday at 7 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Diaper Derby & Toddler Trot – Saturday at 12:30 a.m. (Open to kids ages 6-12 months)
Bingo presented by Boise Elks Lodge #310 – Free to Play! Prizes! Saturday at 12:30 p.m. in O’Connor Field House
Canyon County Farm Bureau Tractor Driving Contest – Saturday at 6:30 p.m. in the Rodeo Arena
Pedal Tractor Pull – Saturday at 7 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Ag Challenge– Sunday at 6 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Veggie People Making Contest – Saturday at 1 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Milk Drinking Contest – Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Contest Corral
3-legged Race – Sunday at 3 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Big Wheel Championship Race sponsored by – Sunday at 5 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Watermelon Eating Contest – Sunday at 8 p.m. in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Pie Baking Contests
Daily at 2 p.m. in O’Connor Field House
Entries Accepted from Noon to 1:45 p.m. daily
Thursday – Apricot • Friday – Cherry • Saturday – Berry • Sunday – Apple
Saturday, July 27th in Farm Bureau Contest Corral
Registration begins at 2:00 p.m. and is limited to the first 20 entries in each category.
2:30 p.m. – Hip Hop Dance Competition
5:30 p.m. – Country Swing Dance Competition
Click here to download the dance competition entry form
Click here to download the dance competition rules and regulations
Ceramics Make and Take
– Daily from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. in O’Connor Field House
Snake River Rangers Cowboy Mounted Shooters
Saturday, July 27th
Noon- 5 P.M. in the Rodeo Arena
Western States Shooting Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the sport of cowboy mounted shooting and to providing exciting events at a low cost. Started in October, 2010 and headquartered out of Nampa, Idaho, it currently encompasses mounted shooting events held in four states: California, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming.
Click here for more information.