Hamilton County Fairgrounds

2019 Fair - July 19th - July 27th

Event Sponsors

Free Barbecue - Saturday, July 21st - 5:00pm

Fuller Cattle Co    

  Frontier Dairy LLC   


Ark Valley Oil            Kanco Hay LLC     RioVista Farms LLC    Vicki & Jerry Valentine                        

The Sarah Schwieterman Agency  Tone-N-Trim Fitness Center, Inc.


Frazee Abstract & Title Inc.           

Home-made Pie, Cake & Ice Cream Contest

Thursday, July 26th - Entries in at 1:00am, Samples sold at 12noon

Bill & Mots Royer  

 Colorado East Bank & Trust 

Antique Tractor Wheat Threshing

 Wednesday, July 25th  6pm

Dive through the wheat stack, collect strips of colored paper and turn them in for prizes!

Pedal Tractor Pull - Wednesday, July 25th 5pm  -  For kids ages 4-12

Free Watermelon Feed - Wednesday, July 25th 5:30pm

Don't Care 80's Hair Contest

Wednesday, July 25th 5:30pm      

Christian Concert - Wednesday, July 25th 7pm

Ministerial Alliance   

Tuesday thru Thursday all day

Antique Tractor Pull

Friday, July 27th - 7:30pm

Syracuse Saddle Club Ranch Rodeo

Saturday, July 21st  -  7pm

Hamilton County Fair Board    Ark Valley Oil Co 

  Vicki & Jerry Valentine

Barnyard Olympics - Tuesday, July 25th  -  7pm

Street Dance

Friday, July 20th 9pm

Hermana Dairy  

Special Prize Sponsors

Parade - Saturday, July 22nd

1st Float - $300

2nd Float - $200

3rd Float - $100

1st Horse Drawn Carriage - $75

1st Horse & Rider - $50

1st Bicycle or Wagon - $25

1st Costume - $25

1st Pet - $25

1st Decorated Golf Car - $50

2nd Decorated Golf Car - $25

Davis Motors

1st Original or Restored Vehicle - $50

2nd Original or Restored Vehicle - $25

Writing Award - Division #3

The Syracuse Journal Award of Excellence in Writing - $25

Art Award - Division #6

Larue Lennen Art Award - $100 to overall best art work

Art Award - Division #6

Hamilton County Historical Society Art Award of two sketchbooks to overall grand champion in 4-H & Open Art

Crafts Award - Division #10

Hamilton County Historical Society Awards a Ceramic Mug to Overall Best Ceramic Project

Energy Management - Division #11

Cosmoshere International SciEd Center & Space Museum awards (2) All Access Mission Passes

Fiber Arts Award - Division #14

Quilter's Stash awards

$20 gift certificate Overall Best Quilt in Adult

$20 gift certificate Overall Best Quilt in Youth

$20 gift certificate Overall Best Fabric Challenge

Foods Award - Division #15

Yeast Bread Awards - Overall Best 4-H & Open Class

1st - oven mit

2nd - pizza cutter

3rd - kneading mat

To be eligible to win, contestants must use Red Star Yeast and attach an empty packet to photo to their recipe entry.

Foods Award - Division #15

Jarden Home Brands - Ball Fresh Preservation Award

entry guidelines available at

Foods Award - Division #15

Wilton Awards - Overall best decorated cake/cupcake in Adult, Open youth & (3) 4-H divisions

Foods Award - Division #15

Q's Corner Daylight Donut

$25 Best of Show from Scratch Baked Product in each adult, Jr, Int, Sr Open Class

$25 Best of Show from Scratch Baked Product in each  Jr, Int, Sr 4-H Class

Photography Award - Division #18

Hamilton County Public Foundation - in Memory of Millie Baldwin

Awards cash prize for overall grand and reserve champions in 4-H and Open Class

Woodworking Award - Division #21

Wood-N-Post Awards $100 gift certificate to overall best woodworking project

Livestock Rate of Gain for 4-H/FFA

$50 each for Market Beef, Market Sheep, Market Swine & Market Goat

Sponsored by Hm Co Fair Board

4-H/FFA Herdsman Award

Trophy for each species based on pen cards filled out completely, cleanliness and appearance of exhibitor, animal(s), stall and stall area throughout the fair

Sponsored by Hm Co Fair Board

Round Robin 4-H/FFA

Belt Buckles will be awarded to the Grand & Reserve Champion winners in each of three age division.

Sponsored by Hm Co Fair Board

Round Robin 4-H/FFA

T-shirts will be given to each participating youth.  To participate, youth must win showmanship in their species to go on to participate in Round Robin.

Sponsored by Larry & Donna Ochs

2017 4-H/FFA Project Division Special Awards Sponsors


    Syracuse Flying Service     

Ark Valley Oil Co   Fullmer Cattle

  Kirby Auto Repair Inc.   



Casey & Denise Finlay   Frazee Abstract & Title Inc.    Westeman Steel