Dakota Thurston County Fair Begins Wednesday

Dakota Thurston County Fair Begins Wednesday
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SOUTH SIOUX CITY –The Dakota Thurston County Fair will get underway on Wednesday evening with the Little Prince/Princess Coronation at 7 p.m.

Activities for the whole family continue Thursday with the parade at 6 p.m. in downtown South Sioux City as well as the community BBQ at 7 p.m. and the Tri-State Shootout Tractor Pull at 7 as well.

On Friday there will be wine and beer tasting from 5-8 p.m., the Escape Room will be from 6-8 p.m., and Dueling Pianos will be happening in the beer garden from 7-10 p.m. The Western States Ranch Rodeo will also be at 7 p.m. on Friday night.

Saturday’s events include the free gaming truck from 4:30-10:30 p.m. The Big River Band will play at 2 p.m. in the expo building and Extreme Bull Riding gets underway at 7 p.m. The 4-H sponsored movie will be at 9 p.m. in the expo building as well with the playing of “Jumanji”.

Sunday features the Iowa NBHA Barrel Racing at 1 p.m. along with a horseshow tournament at 1 as well. There will be a garden tractor pull as well from 1-4 p.m.

The 2019 Dakota Thurston County Fair takes place at Atokad Park located at 1547 Stable Drive in South Sioux City. For a full list of fair events check out their website at dakotathurstonfaironline.com.