Ransom county fair

August 24 - 27, 2017

Fairgrounds, Lisbon, N.D.

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)

  4 & 5:30 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)
  10:30 a.m.                                          Parkside Home & Lisbon Area Hospital luncheon - West Wing
  11:30 a.m.  & 5 p.m.                           Stage Show - West Wing

  1:00 p.m.                                            Intermediate & Sr Overall Showmanship
  2:00 p.m. - 11 p.m.                             CARNIVAL OPEN
  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)
  6:30 p.m.                                            Dream Weaver Comedy Hypnosise Show - Stage

  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 - noon                                      Show - West Wing

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

  1 p.m.                                                Pickup Pull

  2 p.m. - 11 p.m.                                 CARNIVAL OPEN
  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

    10:00 a.m.                                         stage show - 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
  Noon - 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

Gate Fees (Grounds Only)

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

Advanced Event Ticket Sponsors:



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!

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

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

Need a Ride??

carnival Hours


Wednesday
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday
4 p.m. - 11 p.m.
    Wristband Rides 4-11 p.m.
Friday
2 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday
2 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday
Noon - 6 p.m.
     Wristbands Rides Noon-6 p.m

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.

tickets


Advanced Ride Tickets:
1 strip of 10 -- $5.00
Carnival Ride Wrist Bands - $20 (available on Midway only)
(Thursday & Sunday only)

Advanced Event Tickets:
$35 - includes Duel in the Dirt, Ranch Rodeo, Demo Derby,  Pickup Pull, coupons for Lisbon Pizza Ranch, Subway, Hodenattes from the RC Gazette 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