July 12–16, 2017  •  Sibley, Iowa





Little Miss Osceola County Contest

Miss Osceola County Fair Queen Contest

07:30 pm • Grandstand




Running from 5:00pm - 9:00pm


Live Band - Current

5:00pm - 7:00pm • In Front Of Grandstand


Figure 8 Races, Tike Races & Demolition Derby

07:00 pm • Grandstand


Fireworks At Dark

Live Entertainment & Events




Veterans Day - All vets get a treat!!

 6:00p.m Remembering Our Fallen Program

Sponsored by the Osceola County Fairboard


Tuff Enuff Miniature Rodeo

Mutton Busting 6:30 p.m.

07:00 pm • Grandstand • Local Riders Welcome

Call John @ 515-571-6922 to pre-register. Date to pre-register is Monday July 10 from 5–9 pm.




2 pm  Cow Pie Bingo

 Skid Plate Races & Mystery Event

05:00 pm • In Front Of Grandstand


Great Plains Tractor Pull

07:00 pm • Grandstand

Stock Class is open to the public.


Sunday July 16th 7a.m - 11 a.m. 4-H Council Breakfast

Ecumenical Worship Service 10:00 a.m. Commercial Building

Pastor Steve Swenson



Little Miss & Fair Queen Contest


WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 • 07:30 pm • Grandstand


Girls between the age of 5 and 9 who live in Osceola County may enter to vie for the title Little Miss Osceola County. Miss Osceola County Fair Queen contestants must be single and between the ages of 16 and 21. Candidates will be featured in an issues of the Gazette-Tribune.


Submit entry forms by Friday, June 23 to:


201 9th Street

Sibley, IA 51249


Candidates will be judged on:

  • Beauty, charm and poise.
  • Personality, appearance, attitude and awareness.
  • Leadership and citizenship, contribution to the community.
  • Overall appearance.


The Fair Queen winner will receive a $250.00 scholarship sponsored by the Osceola Country Fair Board.


For more information, contact Jenny Travaille at (712) 363-1521.

Figure 8 Races


THURSDAY, JULY 13 • 07:00 pm • Grandstand


All cars MUST have roll over protection and driver door protection.


Submit entry forms by Wednesday, July 12 to:

Jared Van Engen

4397 140th Street

Little Rock, IA 51243


For further info, call Jared at (712) 260-7517.


Entry Fee: $10.00

Pit / Crew: $20.00 per person


Demolition Car Derby


THURSDAY, JULY 13 • Following Figure 8 Races


Beginners Class (16 or Older)

1st $1000, 2nd $500, 3rd $250, 4th $100

Stock Weld Class

1st $1000, 2nd $500, 3rd $250, 4th $100

Full Size Bolt & Chain Class

1st $1000, 2nd $500, 3rd $250, 4th $100


Submit entry forms to either:

Ron Van Engen  (712) 461-0386

Larry DeBoer  (712) 461-2534


Entry Fee: $50.00

Pit / Crew: $20.00 per person


For rules, visit: www.wecrash.com


Little Tike's Figure 8 Races will be between the Figure 8 Races and The Demolition Derby.

Dog Fashion Show


FRIDAY, JULY 14 • 05:00 pm • South of Commercial Building


The 2nd Annual Dog Fashion Show. It's a canine fashion extravaganza in which owners can showcase their wonderful dogs. Competitors will be judged on both human and canine costumes only regarding creativity, cuteness, uniqueness and use of color.


Entry Fee: FREE, but pre-registration is required.


Submit your registration form by 5:00 pm Saturday, July 1.

Email form, along with your dog's vaccination records, to

nathieronimus@gmail.com or drop forms off at Sibley Vet Clinic.


Age Groups:

  • 5-14 years old
  • 15 years and older


Prizes will be handed out to each age group:

  • 1st Place: $50.00 Cash
  • 2nd Place: Toys and Treats
  • 3rd Place: Treats



To keep order and safety, all dogs must be approachable by show officials and judges, be kept on leashes and under control, and be kept within designated show area. Pet owners must attend to their dog at all times and pick-up after their dogs and properly dispose of waste.


Cow Pie Bingo


SATURDAY, JULY 15 • 02:00 pm • Fairgrounds


Sponsored by the Osceola County Fair Board.

Need not be present to win.



Grand Prize: $2000.00

1st Place: $250.00 Cash

2nd Place: $250.00 Cash

3rd Place: $250.00 Cash

4th Place: $250.00 Cash


Ticket Fee: $10.00

Tickets can be purchased from any Fair Board Member. Find a list of these members and their phone numbers on the About page.

Pedal Power Tractor Pull


SATURDAY, JULY 15 • 02:00 pm • Grandstands


The Pedal Pull is open to all boys and girls ages 4-11 years old. This event is FREE to participants.

Submit entry forms by noon on Friday, July 14 to:

Osceola Soil and Water Conservation (USDA)

1672 Northwest Blvd

Sibley, IA 51249

Entry forms will also be accepted until 02:00 pm on the day of the event in front of Grandstands.


12pm Arm Wrestling Tournament


BBQ Cookoff Competition


SATURDAY, JULY 15 • All Day • Fairgrounds


3 Classes Only - Each class will be judged separately.

Beef Class  •  Chicken Class  •  Pork Class


Entry Fee: $10.00 per class / One entry per class per participant only.


Prizes will be awarded per class:

1st Place: $500.00 Cash

2nd Place: $300.00 Cash

3rd Place: $200.00 Cash

4th Place: $50.00 Cash


Overall Grand Prize: $1000.00  Determined by point system.


Competition Sign-Up Starts at 06:30 am. Judging at 03:00 pm.

To pre-register or for more information contact:

Dave Huisenga  (712) 461-1465

Tom Dagel  (712) 461-0482


Complete rules can be found on the registration form.


Sunday July 16th @ 10:00 A.M. In 4-h Building

Ecumenical Worship Servicehosted by the Sibley-Ocheyedan United Methodist Churches choice of offering buckets for all Osceola county churches.

Worship service led by Pastor Steve Swenson 




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