On The Grounds
Events On The Grounds Included With Your Paid Gate Admission
Tri-State Amusements return to 2023 midway.
The Gogebic County Fair announces the 2023 fair will take place on August 10-13th with Tri-State Amusements as the midway carnival!!
Tri-State Amusements is a carnival based in Wisconsin and travels with approx 14 rides, food vendors and games and travels throughout the state of Wisconsin.
The Tri-State Amusements will be providing the FUN in the midway all four days of the fair. They will be offering FREE RIDES with your paid gate admission.
Carnival Rides are FREE with your daily paid gate admission!
3:00 pm Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Ready For Some Fun-E-Business?
Come On Down To The Multi Purpose Building
Fun-E-Business Baloon twisting clowns and face painting will be in the Multi Purpose Building on Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Come on down and check it out, get your face painted and some balloon animals!
Sponsored by The Richter Family.
The Talents of The Equestrians
Come watch equestrians of all ages display their animals and their skills. Two days of shows in the horse arena; don’t miss it! Want to participate? Contact our clerk Diane Maccani at 906-364-1574.
Head to the horse arena and watch the equestrians show their talents and win trophies.
Located the Horse Arena at the West end of the fairgrounds. Check our Events page to find times of the shows.
Gogebic County 4H Livestock Auction
This this year marks the 45th 4-H Market Animal Auction, which will be held on Saturday, August 14, at the Gogebic County Fair, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Danny Wanink of Wakefield will conduct the auction of the market animals which will include Steers, Hogs, Lambs, and pens of Turkeys and Broilers.
Throughout the year the youth learn about each species, how to raise them, show them, and the body parts and meat cuts. They also learn how to communicate with others, work as a team, and how to have good sportsmanship. The youth in the Gogebic County 4-H Market Animal Project also meet every Monday during the summer to help prepare the fairgrounds for Fair activities by doing maintenance, such as: repainting pens, walls, and the entrance way of the cattle barn, fixing the wash station and auction arena, and many other projects that need to be done to help make the fair a success.
The Auction Ring is Located Behind the Cattle Pavilion. The 4H Auctions starts Saturday at 5:30 PM
Annual Antique Tractor Show
The popular Antique Tractor Show will have more to see at the 2022 Gogebic County Fair, now starting on Sunday, August 14th. This year, the Tired Iron Tractor Club will be bringing in various tractors along with some of the farm equipment that worked the area over the years.
Here’s a chance for local residents to show off their tractors and farm equipment at the fair, and possibly win some prizes. With demonstrations on Saturday and maybe even some on Sunday, it’s a chance to see some great equipment in action.
Always a crowd favorite, the Sunday Antique Tractor Parade through the fairgrounds. It’s a chance to watch the tractors motor through the fairgrounds and the owners show off their unique machines.
Located near the east end of the Exposition Building, this is one event you will want to attend, or even bring your tractor to show off!
Antique Tractor Parade Sunday, August 14th – 3:30 pm
Brought to you by The Lake Superior Tired Iron Tractor Club
Timber Art Wood Carving
Timber Art Wood Carving will be on the grounds on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 1:00, 3:00, and 5:00 pm.
The carvings will be up for sale immediately after they are created or they will go up for auction.
Facts About Us
We love entertaining at Gogebic County Fair. Every year we try to push ourselves to up our fun value. The fun ratio is a must create as many enjoyable events for you. Get your tickets to be apart of it all with us.