102nd Annual Nance County Fair

"Fair, Family & Fun"

Tuesday, July 20th

4-H Events

9:30 a.m. – Fashion Show & Clothing Interviews (Schedule to be sent out) :: 4-H Exhibit Hall

10 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Horticulture & Family Consumer Science Judging :: 4-H Exhibit Hall

12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Set up Favorite Foods Tables, followed by Favorite Foods Contest

1 p.m. – Presentation Contest

6:30 p.m. Music & Talent Contest

4-H Schedule Updates

4-H Schedule and Fair Guidelines are available here: https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/boone-nance/nance-county-fair-information/

Wednesday, July 21st

4-H Events:

4 p.m. – 7 p.m. – All Inside 4-H Exhibits (Static) Dropped off at the 4-H Building

Check-in ALL Exhibits except Foods, Horticulture & Flowers, Drop off at 4-H Building

Open Class

4 p.m. – 7 p.m. :: Open Class Entry

Entry sheet must be completed prior to entering.

Premium Books are available at: Ciancio Hardware (Fullerton), UNL Extension (Fullerton), Len & Jo’s (Fullerton), and Grains Grocery (Genoa)

Thursday, July 22nd

4-H Events:

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. – Enter Horticulture and Foods Exhibits

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Interview Judging of Horticulture and Foods Exhibits

6 p.m. All Livestock Stalled

6 p.m. – 8 p.m. – Weigh Market Livestock


T-Ball Tournament

5 p.m. at the ball fields


Friday, July 23

4-H Activities

8:30 am – Swine Show

10:30 am – Sheep and Goat Show

4:00 pm – Poultry and Rabbits to be stalled

5:30 pm – Burger Bash, Parade of Stars, Quilt of Valor Presentation


10 am – Health Fair

Free lunch for citizens ages 60+

12 pm – Entertainment by Jessica and Company

1 pm – Games

Wine, Drafts & Jazz

7 – 9 p.m. – Wine, Drafts & Jazz 

Street Dance

by Modern Cowboy

Beer Garden, 4th Street by Grandstand

Kids Inflatables

Inflatables 6pm-10pm, must purchase $10 wristband to enter.

Visit Papa Tom’s or Wild Hay Cafe for food and refreshments

Saturday, July 24

Cornhole Tournament

2 p.m – 6 p.m. – Ag Building
($40 per team / One Nance County Resident Required)

FFA Family Fun

Starts at 6pm

Demo Derby

by Wreckless Promotions
7 p.m. – Arena
Beer Garden – Music, Karaoke, & Gun Raffle Drawing

$20 Pit Pass, Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Kids 6-10 years old

Bring your Power Wheel!

Kids Inflatables

Inflatables 6pm-10pm, must purchase $10 wristband to enter.

Visit Papa Tom’s or Wild Hay Cafe for food and refreshments

4-H Activities

8:00 am – Beef show, starting with Showmanship, Bucket Calf, Feeder Calf, Breeding Beef & Market Beef Shows

Round Robin Showmanship 30 minutes following the Beef Show (approx. 2:00 pm)

Livestock Judging Contest

Sunday, July 25

4-H Activities

1:00 pm – Small Animal and Pet Show

6:00 pm – Market Livestock Premium Sale

7:00 pm – Livestock and Building Exhibits Released

Community Church

10:30 a.m. – Mary and Molly at City Park
Bring your own lawn chair

Team Penning

2 p.m. – Arena
$120 entry fee, 30 team limit


Sunday Funday

2 p.m. – City Park
Dunk Tank – Anna Street Trolley Ice Cream – Happy De Clown
Magic-Face Painting – Bailey’s Bubbles – JJ Pony Rides & Petting Zoo

Pedal Tractor Pull

Starts at 4 p.m.

Free Barbeque

5 p.m. – 7 p.m. at City Park
Sponsored by Pillen Family Farms

Pioneer Farm Family Award

7 p.m. Announcement at City Park

Contact Us

Nance Co Ag Society

Contact: Deb Bittner - (308) 536-2258

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