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We strive to provide wholesome family entertainment alongside the activities and events of the county fair.

Showcasing our youth, our community, and project entries from every corner of the county.

All week, there will be a variety of entertainment! Check info out below!

You can download the printable Schedule of Events here:


2021 Moffat County Fair
 

More information can also be found in the 2020 Fairbook
 

Ranch Horse Versatility Show

Sunday, August 1st 8:00am registration. 
Show starts at 9:00am.
Open to all ages.

Open Dog Agility

This contest will be open to any dog and handler, adult or youth.
Sunday, August 1st 10:00am.

Cowboy Baby Contest

Cutest kids in Moffat County!
Cowboy baby is sponsored by the Moffat County Cattlewomen.
Starts Saturday, Aug 7th at 11:00am.

Moffat County Ranch Games

Ranch Games will be held during our Family Fun Rodeo on Friday, August 7th which kicks off at 6pm.

4th Annual Derby

Get in on the action of the Annual Moffat County Fair Derby!

Saturday August 7th

1 pm Dog Races

3 pm Horse and Pony Races

19th Annual Salsa Contest

Bring a container of your sassiest homemade salsa to the fair this year to see how it stands up to the rest!
Saturday, August 7th
Submit entries from 10am - 11am
Judging starts at 11:30

Bucket Calf Contest

Sponsored by the Moffat County Cattle Women
Click on the photo above for more information on the Bucket Calf contest taking place Saturday, August 7th at 10:00am

NOTE Calves must be born after Jan 1, 2020

Sheep Lead Contest

Sponsored by Yampa Valley Fiber Works.
Saturday, August 7th 10:30am.

8th Annual Guacamole Contest

Bring a container of your tastiest homemade guacamole to the fair this year.
Submit entries from 10am - 11am.
Judging starts at 11:30am

Tractor Driving Contest

10:00am in the main arena on Saturday, August 7th.

Lawn Mower Pulls

Saturday, August 7th area TBD
We're excited to have one of our 4H leaders for mechanics take this on & build a sled for Lawn mowers!

 

ADDITIONAL OPEN CONTESTS

Division 604
Special Contests:
The following contests are open to MOFFAT COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY - with the exception of the
Recreational Agility Demo.
THE FOLLOWING CONTESTS ARE HELD IN THE PAVILION  WEDNESDAY OF FAIR WEEK AND ARE FREE TO ENTER!

WHEEL BARROW/CONTAINER GARDEN CONTEST
Class #         Description
O806             Wheel Barrow/Container Garden Contest

1. Plant or arrange your flower, herb, vegetable or mixed garden in a wheelbarrow or movable
container (kids wagon, barrel, etc.) and enter it in the fair!
2. Vegetables and flowers will be judged in the wheelbarrow/container at fair.
3. Standard Moffat County rules will apply for judging criteria.

VEGETABLE CRITTERS CONTEST
Class #         Description
O807             Vegetable Critters Contest
Animal made from fresh fruit, vegetables, seeds, nuts, grasses, etc. Judging will be based on
imagination and creativity. Include a 3" x 5" index card with explanation of entry.

MOST UNIQUE “CANNED” ENTRY
Class #         Description
O808             Most Unique “Canned” Entry
Can up something unique in a standard canning jar and uniquely label it. What can you CAN?

BEST DRESSED ROCK CONTEST
Class #          Description
O809             Best Dressed Rock Contest
Dress up your favorite pet rock and bring it to the fair.
Unadorned rocks must weigh at least 2 ounces but not more
than 3 pounds. Fair goers will vote on their favorite ‘pet’ on
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. They will be looking for
originality, best use of natural rock shape, texture, and creativity—for the most outstanding costume.
The winner will be announced Saturday afternoon. One winner will be
awarded an adult ticket to the Craig Community Concert
2016-2017 series. Contest open to all Moffat County
residents. Sponsored by Craig Community Concert
Association.
 

    Thank You!

    Be sure to thank our sponsors when you visit their businesses.

    Volunteers are always welcome Call 970-824-9180

    Thank You Carrie Magnuson Photography for the use of many of your Moffat County Fair photos!

    2018 Moffat County Fair Photo Gallery

    Contact us
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    Moffat County Fair
    539 Barclay St
    Craig, CO 81625
    970-824-9180
    jgoodnow@moffatcounty.net