Welcome to Merrick County Fairgrounds

“The Future Looks Bright”

D.C. LYNCH SHOWS ON THE MIDWAY

MONDAY – WEDNESDAY, JULY 30 – AUGUST 1, 2019

Register for two bikes to be given away

2019 Merrick County Fair

July 27 – July 31, 2019

Merrick County Fairgrounds

Central City, Nebraska

For Information: call or text Laurie (308)940-3121
Or check Merrick County Fair on Facebook.

This year we will have wrist bands instead of discount tickets.
-CARNIVAL TICKETS-
-This year ARM BANDS will be sold that allow you to ride all night long for one price.
-Arm Bands are $25 and are valid for 1 night, they are available from the ticket booth on the midway.
-DC Lynch will still sell tickets for 1 sheet for $10 or 1 ticket for $1, also available from the ticket booth on the midway.
-The Carnival will run from 6pm until 11pm.
-In general, it costs 4 tickets for smaller kids rides and 5 tickets for the larger rides.

CLICK ON DROP DOWN MENU TO SEE DETAILS OF EACH DAY!

Saturday, July 27, 2019

7:00 am
4-H Horse Show
4-H Food Stand open 7:00 am – 4:00pm
6:00 pm Beer Garden open until 1:00 am
8:00 pm NEBRASKA BUSH PULLERS ( Tractor Pull)

Sunday, July 28, 2019

7:00 am
4-H Food Stand open 7:00 am – 10:00 pm
8:00 am
All 4-H/FFA Livestock in place see Premium Book for check in times until 4:00pm
9:00 am
Horseshoe Pitching Contest
1:00 pm
4-H and Open Class Exhibit Entry until 4:00 pm
5:00 pm
4-H & FFA Livestock Judging Contest
6:30 pm
23rd JUNIOR RODEO
Grandstand
FREE Entries due 7/19/2019
Call 308-940-0884

Monday, July 29, 2019

7:00 am
4-H Food Stand open 7:00 am – 10:00pm
4-H and Open Class Exhibits open until 10:00 pm
7:30 am
4-H/FFA Hog Show
9:00 am
4-H/Open Rabbit Show, 4-H/FFA/ Open Poultry show
1:30 pm.
4-H/FFA Sheep & Goat Show
5:00 pm
Commercial/Vendors/Brandy’s Balloons open in large block air-conditioned building op until 10:00 pm.
Chapman Volunteer Fire Dept. BINGO on grounds
7:00 p.m.
Beer Garden open until midnight
8:00 pm
43rd Annual DEMOLITION DERBY
Grandstand ADULTS $10; CHILDREN 10 & under $5

ENTRY FEES:
Pit Admission $10 per person – $40 per car/driver, Contestants will Draw for Heats. For Further Information Contact: Brad Wells (308)940-0028. Brent Wells (308)940-0700, Email: [email protected] 

Tuesday, July 30 SENIOR CITIZEN’S DAY

7:00 am
4-H Food Stand open 7:00 am – 10:00pm
4-H and Open Class Exhibits open until 10:00 pm
8:00 am
Beef Show
5:00 pm
Merrick County Farm Bureau BBQ
Commercial/Vendors/Brandy’s Balloons open in large block air-conditioned building op until 10:00 pm.
Chapman Volunteer Fire Dept. BINGO on grounds
7:00 p.m.
Beer Garden open until midnight
8:00 pm
EXTREME BULL RIDING
Grandstand
ADULTS $10; KIDS $5

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 KID'S DAY

KIDS’ DAY
7:00 am
4-H Food Stand open 7am – 10 pm
4-H and Open Class Exhibits open until 10:00 pm

8:00 am
4-H Dog Show
9:30 am
FFA/Tractor Driving Contest
11:00 am
Country Kids Pet Show (Sponsored by Merrick County 4-H Junior Leaders

12 pm
Special Children’s Events until 2:00 pm

1:00 p.m.
Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pull
Frog/Toad jumping contest – sponsored by Merrick County 4-H Junior Leaders
CHILDREN’S FINGER PRINTING until 6:00 pm

2:00 pm
4-H Cat Show followed by 4-H Companion Animal Show
4:00 pm
4-H Overall Livestock Showman
5:00 pm.
Commercial/Vendors/Brandy’s Balloons open in large block air-conditioned building op until 10:00 pm.
Chapman Volunteer Fire Dept. BINGO on grounds
6:00 p.m.
4-H/FFA Livestock Sale in show ring
7:00 p.m. Beer Garden open until midnight
8:00 p.m. MIDGET WRESTING WARRIORS
Grandstands
Ticket Prices: Ringside $20.00, Grandstand $10.00; kids 5 & under $5.00

For Information: call or text Laurie (308)940-3121
Or check Merrick County Fair on Facebook.