Times & Events (may vary)  


SUNDAY - August 18  

Horse Interview Judging will be held on Wednesday, August 21 from 2:30-6:30 p.m. in the West Wing

Horse Premium money WILL NOT be issued to anyone who does not interview during this time on Wednesday. 

8-8:30 a.m                                          Registration

9 a.m.                                                 4-H Horse show begins with Colt to Maturity classes
   
 WEDNESDAY- August 21

  2:30-6:30 p.m.                                   4-H Static Exhibit Entry & Interview Judging
  2:30-6:30 p.m.                                   4-H, FFA, Open Class Livestock Entry
  2:30-6:30 p.m.                                   4-H & FFA Livestock and Horse Interviews
  4-6 p.m.                                             FFA Static Entry
  6-8 p.m.                                             FFA Static Judging
  6-10 p.m.                                           CARNIVAL OPEN
  7-8 p.m.                                             Open Class static entry in Expo Center. 
                                                             Does not include Cut Flowers, Culinary Arts or Fruits and Vegetable exhibits.


THURSDAY - August 22                    Gates open - Noon to 9:00 p.m.  

  7:30 a.m.                                             Rabbit Judging  (4-H, FFA, Open) 
  Immediately following the Rabbit show   Poultry Judging beginning with showmanship classes first (4-H, FFA, Open)

​  8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.                             Open Class Static Entry

​                                                              Entry of Open Class Rabbits & Poultry must be made by 6:30 p.m. Wednesday

  9:00 a.m.                                            Livestock weigh-in (beef, sheep, dairy, swine, goats)
                                                             Open Class entry of beef, dairy, sheep, swine and goats must be made by 6:30 p.m. Wednesday
  11:00 p.m.                                          Dairy cattle Judging with dairy goat and beef to follow.  Dairy will begin promptly at 11 a.m. and will not wait                                                               for the poultry show to finish. (4-H, FFA, Open)
  1:00 p.m.                                            Open Class Static Judging
  4-11 p.m.                                            CARNIVAL OPEN (Wristband Rides $20)

  5:00 p.m.                                            Stage Show music by
  5:30 p.m.                                            FREE Corn Feed - West Wing Awning
  7:00 p.m.                                            Sheyenne Speedway Races 
                                                             Cattleman's Club Beer Garden available - no coolers allowed
   
  FRIDAY - August 23                       Gates open 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

  Military Day - Show your Military ID and Gate admission is free
  8:00 a.m.                                            Swine Judging (4-H, FFA, Open)
  To follow  Swine show                        Sheep & Meat Goat Judging (4-H, FFA, Open)
   Noon  & 5 p.m.                                  Magic Stage Show with  - West Wing

  2:00 p.m.                                            Junior, Intermediate & Sr Overall Showmanship (4-H & FFA)
  2:00 p.m. - 11 p.m.                             CARNIVAL OPEN (Wristband Rides 6 - 11 p.m.)
  3:00 & 6:30 p.m.                                 Comedy Hypnosise Show - Stage

  4:00 p.m.                                            Livestock Showmanship, Interview Judging  & Horse Awards (North end of cattle barn)
  4:30 p.m.                                            4-H & FFA Premium Sale (North end of cattle barn)
  7:30 p.m.                                            Rodeo - Larry Mairs Horse Arena
  Following the Rodeo event                 Spectacular Fireworks Show!
                                                             Cattleman's Club Beer Garden available - no coolers allowed
   
  SATURDAY - August 24                   Gates open 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
 
KIDS DAY- Gate admission is free to kids 17 & under
    9:30 a.m.                                         Kids Money Scramble  - in the sandbox beginning with ages 2-4
  10:00 a.m.                                         Pedal Tractor Pull Registration
  10:30 a.m.                                         Pedal Tractor Pull (ages 4-10)
  11:30 a.m.                                         Magic Show - West Wing

  Noon Kids Bike Giveaway
  12-2 p.m.                                           Raw Sugar will be playing

  1 p.m.                                                Pickup Pull

  1 p.m. - 11 p.m.                                 CARNIVAL OPEN (Wristband Rides 1-6 p.m.)
  2:00 & 6:00 p.m.                               Comedy Hypnosis show - Stage

  5:00 p.m.                                           Fair Parade - Main Street, Lisbon (contact Kevin Bishop (701-680-8898)\

  7:00 p.m.                                           Ranch Rodeo - Larry Mairs Horse Arena
                                                            Cattleman's Club Beer Garden available - no coolers allowed

​                                                            Following the Ranch Rodeo Roadkill will be performing
     
  SUNDAY - August 25                       Gates open 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
   9:00 a.m.                                          Registration for Ransom County Barrel Bash 2018

  11:00 a.m.                                          Ransom County Barrel Bash - Larry Mairs Horse Arena

  11 a.m                                               Rube Goldberg Challenge  - West Wing

  11:00 - 2:00 p.m.                               Car & Motorcycle Show * Bring your classic car or motorcycle* In front of Expo Center  PRIZES AWARDED!
  11:00 - 3:00 p.m.                               Raw Sugar will be playing
  1:00 - 6:00 p.m.                                 CARNIVAL OPEN  (Wristband Rides $20)
  1:00 p.m.                                           CANCELLED Demo Derby                     Cattleman's Club Beer Garden available - no coolers allowed
  4:00 p.m.                                           Exhibit check out & Open class premium distribution

​​tickets


Advanced Ride Tickets:
1 strip of 10 -- $5.00

Carnival Ride Wrist Bands - $20 (available on Midway only)

Advanced Event Tickets:
$35 - includes Rodeo, Ranch Rodeo, Demo Derby,  Pickup Pull and gate for all four days!  

Advanced tickets will be available at the beginning of August: Gas Plus,  Gordy's Grill & Fill, Teal's in Lisbon, Subway &  Lisbon Oil Company Quick Stop C-Store

carnival Hours


Wednesday
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday
4 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Friday
2 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Saturday
1 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Sunday
1 p.m. - 6 p.m.


Wristband Ride Hours $20
(differ from regular hours of operation)

Thursday   4 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Friday        6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Saturday   1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday      1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Gate Fees (Grounds Only)

Expo Center Hours


Wednesday
9 p.m. closes
Thursday
8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Exhibit  Area opens 9:30 a.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Exhibit  Area opens 9:30 a.m.
Sunday
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Exhibit  Area opens 9:30 a.m.
 
The Expo Center has air conditioning!
Wheelchairs are available upon request.



7 & under:  FREE
8 & Over: $3.00
*Saturday - Kids 17 and Under are FREE

Admission to the Events will be collected at the Event Gate before the event.




Free Parking!

Ransom county fair

August 22-25, 2019

Fairgrounds, Lisbon, N.D.

612 7th Ave West, Lisbon
701-683-5075
Created by Simple Wolf 

Catch a ride on one of the Shuttle Carts that will be driving around the fairgrounds all 4 days!

Advanced Event Ticket Sponsors:

701-683-5075
612 7th Ave West, Lisbon, ND

Need a Ride??