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DSM Inflatables

Check this out!  Lots of fun, FREE on Wednesday per these fine sponsors; Rinkob Seeds, Kenny Pell Seeds, Schneekloth Seeds, Nesseth Seed, Bisaillon Ag, LLC

D&S Pedal Pull

Kids pedal pull
Kids love this event at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 25, 2022. Registration starts at 5:30 p.m. Ages 4 - 11 years old.

Sponsor: Wyffels - Pell Seeds

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Jackson Center for the Arts

Tuesday, July 25 – 2 pm – 4 pm - Art at the Fair. Join us to paint a mural that celebrates the fair. (Find us near the old school house at the fairgrounds)
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MN Jack Sparrow

Wednesday noon-7 p.m., Thursday & Friday noon-5:00 p.m.
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Check out Kid's Day Wednesday at the fair! Sponsored by; Jackson Kiwanis Club, Jackson Lions Club, Jackson American Legion, Knights of Columbus, Ringkob Seed, Kenny Pell Seed, Schneekloth Seed, NessetJah Seed, Bisaillon Ag, LLC, American Legion Auxiliary 
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Wine Beer & Beef

Check this out along with LION'S Ladies Bingo starting at 5:30

Tanzanite African Acrobat 

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Daily Shows on the fairgrounds. Partially sponsored by The Remick Foundation & Heron Lake Young Men's Club.
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Eli Alger

Eli will be in the BARnyard on Tuesday, July 25th.  You don't want to miss listening to his great Country Music

Balloons by Kevin

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Kevin will be on the grounds showcasing his balloon artistry for all ages: Tuesday from
4:00 - 8:00 p.m. & on Wednesday from 10:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Children's Barnyard

Baby animal chicks
Open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Come and see our new poultry incubator!


JBRS & Jackson Saddle Club

2023 sundown showdown flyer
2023 Schedule Tuesday, July 25
10:00 a.m.    Exhibitions

1:00 p.m. Barrel Racing Open Early Session
4:30 p.m.  JBRS Only Pole Bending
5:30 p.m. PeeWee Barrel Racing
6:00 p.m. Youth Barrel Racing
7:00 p.m  National Anthem by Eli Alger
7:00 p.m. Slot Race
8:00 p.m. Barrel Racing - Open Second Session

Bull Riding

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You don't want to miss out on this event to be held in the Horse arena including Kid's contest. Wednesday, July 26, starting at 7:30 in the Horse Arena.  Anyone over 10 years old, admission of $10. FEATURE SPONSOR - C&B Equipment, other sponsors include Security Bank, Ziegler, Federated REA, Hohenstein Electric & Terri Bargfrede Agency

Freddie Justice

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Thursday, July 27th, Comedy Hypnosis Show Gardens Stage. Performances will be 2:00, 5:00 & 7:00 p.m: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheFreddieJustice.

Deuces Wild Dueling Pianos

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You don't want to miss this show, everyone that has seen them, say the are awesome!  Thursday, July 27th in the BARnyard! 8:30-10:30 p.m. Sponsored by; Kozy Heat, Exit Realty, Tom Holthe Construction

Dairyland Donkey Races

Get your teams ready to ride! Friday, July 28, 2023.  SPONSORED BY: NextEra Energy
In the Horse Arena starting at 6:00 p.m.

Quilts for Veterans

River Bend Quilters will present Quilts to Veterans on Friday, July 28 at 2:00 p.m. at the Senior Citizen's building. Please join us as we honor these veterans.
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These young men can play music.  Friday from 5-6 p.m. in the BARnyard.  Avery Brunk on lead guitar
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MN History Teller 

Doug will tell us his history knowledge;
Friday - 2:00 p.m: Historic Churches of MN
Friday - 4:00 p.m: Memories of the Brave - Medal of Honer in MN
Saturday - 11:00 a.m: MN From the Road
Saturday - 2:00 p.m: Name that Town
Find Doug in the NEW Commercial Bldg Stage
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Grilling Contest

Please see sign-up form below.  Judging & People's Choice award for the best tasting pork.

Obstacle Challenge

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It's BACK with a new time & for more AGE groups!!

Classic Car Cruise In

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Bike rodeo

Bike Rodeo in Armory Parking Lot

Saturday, July 29 1:00-2:30 p.m.

  • Registration information will be available onsite.
  • Youth and adults are welcome to attend/participate!
  • Helmets are required to participate in this event.
  • Please ensure your children and/or your bicycle are in proper working order.
  • Basic bicycle check- air, brakes, cassettes, and quick-releases will be evaluated.
  • Bicycles are not allowed to be ridden in the fairground area.
  • Questions? Contact Luke at 612-597-0433.
Cornhole tournament 2023

Corn Hole Tournament

Rez the reporter

Rez the Reporter

You don't want to miss this guy, he's a great comedian.  He'll be in the BARnyard at 4 & 7:45 p.m. on Saturday, July 29th

Coyote Wild Band

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Come & enjoy Coyote Wild Sponsored by AGCO, this is a FREE concert in the BARnyard on Saturday evening: 8:00 p.m. Sponsored by; AGCO

Horse Mounted Shooting

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Mounted Shooter
You won't want to miss this event! Horse Mounted Shooting in the Horse Arena starting at Noon on Saturday, July 29, 2022 & 10:00 a.m. on Sunday.