On The Small Stage

All Events Are Included With Your Paid Gate Admissions



We're thrilled to announce that the electrifying OutLaw'd band will be taking the stage at the upcoming Gogebic County Fair! Get ready for an unforgettable night of country music and good times as they bring their high-energy performance to our event. With a mix of foot-stomping hits and heartfelt ballads, OutLaw'd is sure to keep the crowd dancing and singing along.


On The Small Stage Friday 7-9:30 PM

Times & Events Are Subject To Change Without Notice.



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Superior Horns & Blue Ice

Superior Horns & Blue Ice


Superior Horns & Blue Ice is a band that is composed of a full horn and rhythm section. They play everything from Count Bas.

On the small stage at 7:00 - 9:00 pm on Thursday August 10, 2023.




A classic rock band composed of talent from across the Northwoods!

On the small stage at 2:00 - 4:00 pm on Friday August 11, 2023


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Bubble Gum Blowing


Get ready to blow the biggest bubbles at the Gogebic County Fair's fun-filled Bubble Gum Blowing Contest! This exciting event is perfect for all ages and promises to bring laughter and excitement to the fairgrounds. Whether you're a pro at blowing bubbles or simply looking to have a blast, this contest is for you!

Saturday at 3:00 pm on the Small Stage.

Taiga Farm and Northwind Natural Foods CO-OP Presents: Hot Chili Pepper Eating Contest:


Who Can Handle the Heat!
Nine Rounds of Eating Ever Hotter Peppers

Saturday August 12th 2023, 4 PM Registration, 3 PM Limited to The First 20 Entrants

Do you have what it takes to be crowned “Fire eater of the North”

$100 for First Place, $50 Second Place

Annual Pie Auction


There are two pie divisions: Youth and Adult. The judges will choose a Reserve Champion Pie and a Grand Champion Pie. So, fire up those ovens and get ready to donate your pie to raise funds for the Gogebic County Fair. 

Are you interested in making pies for the auction and showing off your baking talents? Regardless of whether you're from Gogebic, Iron or Ontonagon counties, you can donate pies and showcase your baked sweet treats. For questions or more information, feel free to contact the fair office at 906-932-2700.

For those looking to donate pies to the auction, please bring them to Expo Building by 10 a.m. on Sunday morning. Because of the warm weather and lack of cold storage, we are unable to accept any pies that require refrigeration.  

The Annual Pie Auction has become a fair favorite and quite the exciting event...Come on over and enjoy the fun, and remember your checkbook!


The Auction Starts Sunday at 12:00 noon at The Small Stage. (In case of rain, auction will be held in the multi-purpose building)
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Fair Awards


The Gogebic County Fair is proud to present our highly anticipated Awards Ceremony, where we recognize the outstanding achievements and talents of participants from all corners of our community!

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Asahi Drop In Exercise Program

Exercise Program

Gogebic County Fair is happy to announce Asahi Drop In Exercise Program will be held during the fair on Friday, August 11 at 12:30 pm and Saturday, August 12 at 1:00 pm on the small stage. Asahi is a Finnish health exercise. Come join the certified instructors in this simple and effective exercise routine.

Friday at 12:30 pm on the Small Stage.
Saturday at 1:00 pm on the Small Stage.

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