It's fair time! Join us for figure 8 race, a demolition derby, truck & tractor pulls, ATV rodeo, youth livestock shows, the 4-H & FFA Exhibit Hall and a carnival! 2019 Fair Highlights
Kick off the Miller County Fair by attending the annual parade. This year the Miller County Fair Parade will be at 6:15 pm on Tuesday, July 23rd in downtown Eldon!
It will start at the Eldon Career Center with line-up beginning at 5:00 pm on 2nd street behind the EHS Gym. The parade will continue downtown and will finish back where it started. See local 4-H groups, community floats, vintage cars, horse-drawn wagons, and much more. This year's theme is "Home Grown Fun at The Miller County Fair!".
Ready to ride? Fun Time Shows will be the carnival for our fair this year. The carnival will be open Tuesday through Saturday evenings. Armbands will be available nightly for $25.00 for unlimited riding from 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm.
You can purchase these same armbands for $20.00 each in advance (purchase must be made by Tuesday, July 23rd) at Gerbes and The Eldon Advertiser Office in Eldon.
Little Royalty Contest
The Little Mr. & Miss and the Prince and Princess will be selected on Wednesday night at 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds. Children from Miller and the adjoining counties between (and including) the ages of four and sevenwill be competing for the titles.
The Miss Miller County and Miss Miller County Teen Scholarship pageants will be held on Monday, July 22nd at the Eldon High School Performing Arts Center, beginning at 6:30 pm. Contestants will compete in: fitness wear or swimwear (Miss only can wear swimsuits), on-stage interview, evening gown & platform presentations, and talent (optional).
Admission is free. Those in attendance may contribute money towards the candidate of their choice for a People's Choice Award.
Contestants for the Miss Teen Miller County contest should be between the ages of 13 and 16. Contestants for the Miss Miller County Queen should be between the ages of 17 and 22.
For a complete schedule of events and requirements, please contact Juillet Beard Zumdome at 816-898-1729.
Join area youth as they compete in the 2019 Miller County Fair Livestock Shows! The Bottle Calf Show will be at 5:00pm Tuesday, July 23rd. The Sheep and Goat Shows will immediately follow the Bottle Calf Show that same evening. The Hog Show will be on Wednesday July 24th at 6:30pm and the Beef Show will be on Thursday, July 25th at 6:30pm. Friday July 26th will be the final day of the livestock competition with the Rabbit and Poultry Shows being held at 9:00am and 11:00am respectively. The Livestock Auction will be at 6:30 Friday evening in the Show Arena.
Items created by local 4-H and FFA members will be on display during the week of the fair. Exhibit Check-In and Judging will be at the Fairgrounds on Sunday, July 21st from 1:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon.
Compact Figure 8 Challenge
Join the crowd at 7:30pm on Tuesday evening for some rough and tough action! For more information contact Jacob Wood of Lucky 7's Promotions, LLC at 573-375-1717.
Truck & Tractor Pull
The highlight Thursday evening will be the Stock Truck & Tractor Pull at 7:00 pm. Come out to see horsepower put to the test as tractors of all sizes and pickups compete in pulling the sled down the track!
Join the crowd at 7:30 pm on Friday evening for some ATV rodeo action! For more information contact Gary or Belinda Jones of J & B Promotions, LLC at 573-289-1236 or 573 289-2663.
Join us on Saturday night of the fair (July 27th) for the ever popular Demolition Derby starting at 7:00 pm. Joe Martin will be hosting this event. Please contact him at 573 253-3677 for more information.
Lion's Club & 4-H Concessions
You'll want to include a stop at the Lion's Club or 4-H concessions stands when planning your night at the fair. You can choose a delicious pulled-pork dinner, 1/4 lb. hamburgers, bratwursts, hot dogs, pizza, Frito Lay snacks, a cool soft drink or bottle of water and much more. Best of all, you will find all of our concession items featured at great prices.