Event Spotlight: Brown County Fair 2019

  • By Lindsay Biondy | Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
Event Spotlight: Brown County Fair 2019

Get ready, South Dakota: one of the biggest entertainment and social events of the year is back! This year’s Brown County Fair, which has been providing entertainment and promoting family for almost 140 years, is just around the corner, and we want to see you there!

At the Brown County Fairgrounds from August 12-18, you’ll experience the ultimate family festival, full of 100+ live performances, interactive shows, games, exciting exhibitors, vendors, and premium campgrounds. Get the full week-long experience with features like a Kids Picnic under a 160 ft. tent, pottery demonstrations, and no fees for parking or gate admission. This fair will be an explosion of fun!

Lasso in a Good Time at PRCA Rodeos

All week long, Brown County Fair hosts a series of events to bring out your inner cowboy. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA), the largest and oldest rodeo-sanctioning body in the world, will be presenting two nights of PRCA rodeo events in the grandstands. Monday holds the Dacotah Stampede, a seven-event competition featuring 10 contestants per event, while Tuesday continues the fun as 10 more contestants try to beat the night before in the battle for the prize. Plus, be sure to check out all the other amazing events, like Kids Stickhorse Rodeo, Youth Mutton Busting, Antique Tractor Pull, and more!

Rock Out to Top Country Music Artists

This year, the Brown County Fair is welcoming nearly a dozen iconic musical performances over four days of country and rock music. On Wednesday, enjoy The Triple Threat tour, featuring multi-platinum-selling country artist Blackhawk, country music super group Shenandoah, and country favorites Restless Heart. On Thursday, get ready for Dylan Scott, whose debut single “Makin’ This Boy Go Crazy” charted for 10 weeks on the Billboard Country Airplay chart, and Jordan Davis, who is already on track to be country music’s next big star. On Friday, get your front row seat for Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum Mississippi rock band 3 Doors Down, and special guest Red Sun Rising. Then on Saturday, close out the last night of performances with country music duo Big & Rich, and singer, song-writer, and musician Cassadee Pope!

Get in Line for Nightly Carnival Rides and Attractions

Come one, come all to a week-long carnival that will thrill fairgoers and delight kids of all ages. There are 30 thrill, fun, and kiddie rides with new soon to be classics like the Ring of Fire, Ferris Wheel, High Roller, and more. This carnival is the perfect activity for the whole family to make some memories. Snag an All Day Carnival Wristband or a 6 Day Mega Pass and ride the night away while you embrace your inner adrenaline junkie!

Don’t miss out; get your tickets to any and all of the exciting events at this year’s Brown County Fair today!