Calhoun County Expo         July 10-14, 2019

Expo Schedule

Visit us every day at the Calhoun County Expo!

2019 Expo Schedule


Tuesday 7/9/19

4:00pm-6:00pm 4-H Booth Set-up in Expo Center


Wednesday 7/10/19

8:30am-3:00pm: 4-H Exhibit Building Check-In and Judging

5:30pm-7:30pm: Sheep and Swine Weigh-In & Check-In

5:30pm: Parade line-up begins

6:30pm: Barrel Racing in Arena

6:30pm: Parade

7:30pm: Little Miss Calhoun County Contest

8:00pm: Miss Calhoun County Pageant

9:00pm: Glow Fun Run Registration

9:30am: Glow Fun Run starting at the Expo Center


Thursday 7/11/19

All Day: NEW Family Fun Barn Open

All Day: Magician Strolling & Magic Shows

7:00am-10:00am: Beef Weigh-In and Check-In

11:00am-12:30pm: Rabbit/Goat/Poultry/Pet & Horse check-in

12 noon: Commercial Building Opens

12 noon-8:00pm: 4-H Exhibit Building Open

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Inflatable Rides for Children

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Balloon Artist

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Face Painting & Glitter Tattoos

1:00pm: 4H & FFA Pet Show w/ Clover Kids showing first

2:30pm: Horse Show

3:00pm-6:00pm: Open Class Exhibit check in; Judging to follow

3:00pm-6:00pm: Registration for Calhoun County’s Best Brownie Contest in Expo Center

6:30pm: Calhoun County’s Best Brownie Contest

7:00pm: Western Iowa Pullers Tractor Pull

9:30pm: Outside Movie in Campground (Conditions Permitting)


Friday 7/12/19 ‘Farm Bureau Day’

All Day: NEW Family Fun Barn Open

All Day: Magician Strolling & Magic Shows

9:00am: 4H & FFA Swine Judging

11:00am: Grand Opening Ceremony for New Family Fun Barn

12 noon: Commercial Building Opens

12 noon-8:00pm: 4-H Exhibit Building Open

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Inflatable Rides for Children

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Balloon Artist

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Face Painting & Glitter Tattoos

12 noon: Pork BBQ Sponsored by Calhoun County Farm Bureau

12 noon: 4H & FFA Rabbit & Poultry Show w/ Clover Kids showing first

1:00pm: Rodeo Slack

4:30pm: 4H & FFA Goat &Sheep Judging w/ Clover Kids showing first

5:30-10:00pm: Mechanical Bull Rides by Rodeo Arena

6:00pm: Lamb Burger Feed

7:00pm: Rodeo by the Wright Rodeo Company

9:00pm: Teen Pool Party at the City Pool w/ DJ

Fireworks and ‘Blue Ribbon Ramblers’ following the Rodeo


Saturday 7/13/19

All Day: NEW Family Fun Barn Open

All Day: Magician Strolling & Magic Shows

8:00am: 4H & FFA Beef Judging

12 noon: Commercial Building Opens

12 noon -8:00pm: 4-H Exhibit building Open

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Inflatable Rides for Children

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Balloon Artist

12 noon-6:00pm: Free Face Painting & Glitter Tattoos

12 noon: Beef BBQ by Calhoun County Cattlemen

12:30pm: Bags Tournament Registration

1:00pm: Bags Tournament by Expo Center

1:00pm: Clover Kids Beef Show

1:00pm: Chainsaw Carving by Expo Center

2:00pm: Goat Yoga in the Family Fun Barn

2:30pm: Livestock Judging

3:30pm: Pizza Eating Contest

4:30pm: Meat Judging Contest

7:00pm: Figure 8 Race

Fireworks & ‘Tantrum 2 Blind’ band following the Races

Sunday 7/14/19 ‘Free Family Fun Day’

All Day: NEW Family Fun Barn Open

All Day: Magician Strolling & Magic Shows

10:00am: Yoga in the Park

10:00am: Mud Volleyball Contest

10:00am: Antique Tractor Ride to University 40 Park

10:00am: Team Roping in Arena

10:00am: Antique Tractor Pull on the Track

11:00am-5:00pm: 4-H Exhibit building open

11:00am-5:00pm: Free Face Painting & Glitter Tattoos

11:00am-5:00pm: Free Inflatable Rides for Children

11:00am-5:00pm: Free Balloon Artist

11:00am-3:00pm: Vendor Fair by Commercial Building

11:00am: Commercial Building Opens

12 noon-3:00pm: ISU Insect zoo

1:00pm: Chainsaw Carving by Expo Center

1:00pm: Horseshoe Pitching

1:00pm-3:00pm: Free Craft Making in Expo Center

4:00pm: Open Class Exhibit Release

5:00pm: 4-H Exhibit Building Release

5:00pm: Livestock Release