Times & Events (may vary)


SUNDAY - August 20 (4-H Only)
  9 a.m.                                           4-H Horse Show
   
 WEDNESDAY- August 23

  2:30-6:30 p.m.                                   4-H Static Entry
  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 24                    Gates open - Noon to 10:00 p.m.  

  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
  7:30 a.m.                                            Judging of Poultry (4-H, FFA, Open) 

  10:00 a.m.                                          Judging of Rabbits (4-H, FFA, Open)

  or immediately following Poultry Show whichever is later
  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
  12:00 p.m.                                          Dairy Judging (4-H, FFA, Open)
  To follow Dairy                                    Dairy Goat Judging (4-H, FFA, Open)
  To follow Dairy Goat                           Beef Judging (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.                                            Nikki McLeod!  stage show
  5:30 p.m.                                            FREE Corn Feed - West Wing Awning
  7:00 p.m.                                            Sheyenne River Speedway Races 
                                                             Cattleman's Club Beer Garden available - no coolers allowed
   
  FRIDAY - August 25                         Gates open 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  8:00 a.m.                                            Swine Judging (4-H, FFA, Open)
  To follow  Swine                                  Sheep & Meat Goat Judging (4-H, FFA, Open)
   Noon  & 5 p.m.                                  Magic Stage Show - West Wing

  1:00 p.m.                                            Junior, Intermediate & Sr Overall Showmanship
  2:00 p.m. - 11 p.m.                             CARNIVAL OPEN (Wristband Rides 6 - 11 p.m.)
  3:00 & 6:30 p.m.                                 Dream Weaver 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)
  8:00 p.m.                                            Duel in the Dirt Bull Riding - Larry Mairs Horse Arena
  Following Duel in Dirt event                     Spectacular Fireworks Show!
                                                             Cattleman's Club Beer Garden available - no coolers allowed
   
  SATURDAY - August 26                   Gates open 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 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.                               Dream Weaver 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
     
  SUNDAY - August 27                       Gates open 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  8:00 a.m.                                           Open Class Horse Show Registration
  9:00 a.m.                                           Open Class Horse Show

  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.                                           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 Duel in the Dirt, 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, 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 24 - 27, 2017

Fairgrounds, Lisbon, N.D.

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

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

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