Hippity Hop Barrel Race

The speed and agility of barrel racing...on a Hippty Hop? This crazy race will have you bouncing your way to victory on a classic Hippity Hop! Weave in and out of the barrels faster than your opponent and be crowned the victor! The competition ...

Location: Dakota Talent Stage

Monday, July 22 - 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Kids' Cupcake Decorating Contest

Bring your sprinkles and come decorate! The Kids' Cupcake Contest, sponsored by Cash Wise Foods, is for kids of all ages. Kids will be provided a cupcake and frosting and will do their best to display "What I Love About the F...

Location: Lobby - State Fair Center

Saturday, July 27 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Kids' Tractor Pedal Pull

Miniature tractors are weighted and pedalled to victory in front of the KX Info Center. The kid in each age division that pulls the most weight is eligible to be in the state sanctioned Tractor Pedal Pull Championship later in the sum...

Location: In front of KX Building

Tuesday, July 23 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Crowd Pleasers Karaoke Contest

Sing your heart out! All singers are welcome to participate in this fun event. This daily contest takes place at 7pm and 10:45pm on the Dakota Talent Stage, with championship sing-offs being held on Tuesday, July 23 and Saturday, July 27 i...

Location: Dakota Talent Stage

Friday, July 19 - 7:00 pm-Saturday, July 27 - 8:00 pm
Friday, July 19 - 10:45 pm-Saturday, July 27 - 11:45 pm
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Amateur Talent Contest

Come support your fellow North Dakotans as they showcase their talents at the North Dakota State Fair! The Amateur Talent Contest will take place on Stage 2 Wednesday, July 24th. We have two divisions in this fair favorite, ...

Location: Stage 2

Wednesday, July 24 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Milk A Cow Contest

Fairgoers of all ages can compete to see if they've got what it takes to milk a dairy cow faster than all the other "farm hands". Participants will attempt to fill their bucket with the most milk in 30 seconds by milking our ...

Location: Expo Barn

Wednesday, July 24 - 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

Ball players from across the state will battle it out in this tournament. Competitors include boys and girls grades 5 - 12, as well as adult men and women. This tournament is put on by MSU Athletic Department. Fill out the attached entry form a...

Location: North of Commercial II

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