Theme:   Make the Season Bright

Printable Fair Schedule: 2022 Nemaha County Fair 

Sam’s Amusements on the midway- Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday 6 pm

Chainsaw carving – 4 shows daily –Jeff Dahr Sr. – Auction 7pm Wednesday

Bingo – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday evenings                

2022 Nemaha County Fair Schedule

Animal Show schedule will begin with, 4H,  FFA ,Open Class,

Wednesday August 10th  –     6:00 pm  Cleanup /Set up at fairgrounds

Friday, August 12th 4H /FFA / Clover Kid Entry only

3:00 -7:00 pm     Pre-Fair Judging and Entry of FFA/ 4-H Home Economics & General Areas Exhibits (Except Horticulture) . —   Clover Kid projects entered and interviewed –4H building.

Saturday August 13th — Open Class to Enter  / Shooting Sports

8-11:00  am   Open Class: entering in 4H building – All Home Economics, General areas & Horticulture.

Judging will start after 11am.  Building is closed to Public.

9 am    4-H Shooting Sports – Archery Contest / Open Area west of Ballfield

Sunday, August 14th

OAB 4H Food stand opens

Food  building stand opens -TBA

8 am       Horse Show and Check In – Horse Arena

12:00 p.m.    Poultry entered

1:00 p.m.      Poultry Show (Waterfowl-Pigeons) – Livestock Arena

2:00-8:00 p.m. 4-H Building open to public

5:00 -9 pm   Fairgrounds Open for All Livestock. Livestock will be weighed as unloaded.

9:00 pm        ALL livestock (4-H /FFA & Open Class) MUST BE IN PLACE

Monday- Tuesday- Wednesday

Sam’s Amusements on the Midway   6 pm

Chainsaw carving – 4 shows daily –Jeff Dahr Sr.  – Auction 7pm Wednesday

 Bingo – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday evenings                                

Monday, August 15th

8 am       Dairy Goat/ Pygmy Goat Show – Livestock Arena

8-10       4-H Horticulture Exhibits entered and judged

9 am-10 pm  4-H Building open to public.  (All 3 days)

10 am     Rabbit Show – Livestock Arena

10  am– 10pm  Commercial building open to public

1:30 pm   Horse, Dairy, & Livestock Judging Contests – Livestock Arena

(Registration 1-1:30)

6 pm         Parade 

                 Bingo provided by Giving Hope

8 pm        Pioneer & Heritage farm Awards

8 pm        Top Spin Band – Grandstand  

Tuesday, August 16th

8 am          Bucket Calf Show/ Beef Show – Livestock Arena

9 am-10 pm    4-H Building open to public.

10 am–10pm  Commercial building -Open to the Public

11:30.  Pictures Top 4-H Award Winners (static) -4-H Bldg.

1 pm   Sheep Show / meat Goat show – Livestock Arena

3 pm    Clover Kid Pet Show – Livestock Arena

3:30 – 8:30  Color da clowns -balloons making

6:00 pm   FFA Ag Olympics

                 Bingo provided by Giving Hope  

7 pm     Little Tuggers Tractor Pull registration –

                          Pull at   7:15 pm

8:00 pm    Kevin  Horner – ventriloquist

Wednesday, August 17th

8 am     Swine Show – Livestock Arena

9 am-9 pm     4-H Building open to public

10 am–8 pm     Commercial building -Open to the Public

10 am     Shooting Sports – BB Gun Contest / Open Area  (Reg. 9:30-10am)

4 pm        Awards: Shooting Sports, Livestock Judging Contests, Herdsmanship Awards, & McIninch Judging Trophy

5:30 pm    Livestock Buyers Meal

6 pm      4-H / FFA Livestock Premium Sale – Livestock Arena

7:00      Chain saw Wood Sculpture Auction –(after the Premium sale)

Proceeds of Auction Benefits Nemaha County Agricultural Society

7:30 pm Static Exhibits Released,  4H building will remain open for one hour.

9 pm      All Livestock Released

Nemaha County Agricultural Society is not responsible for exhibits or items not picked up.

Thursday, August 18

6 pm       Clean Up at the Fairgrounds  


Open Class entry cards may be picked up at Hair N More, Needles I Quilt Shop, the UNL Extension Office-Nemaha County Courthouse / or online at

Open Class Premium money will be handed out on Wednesday night at 7:30 pm.  Please remember to pick it up when you pick up your exhibits.

  Premium money will be held for 1 week – after that the premium money will be forfeited.

Thank you for your participation in the Nemaha County Fair.    Hope you enjoyed your county fair. 


Parade form:    click here

PARADE ROUTE: begins at Courthouse Square, proceed down Courthouse Avenue, turning on 15th and K Street, ending at 10th and K Street.

Information- 2022 —  Parade line up: 4:30-5:45 pm   ~   Parade begins at 6:00 pm

You do NOT need to Pre-Register.

LINEUP:    O Street headed South between 19th and 16th

          Agricultural machinery: O Street Headed North between 19th and 20th

          Fire and Rescue: N Street headed South between 19th and 20th (front of Sheriff Office)

        Color Guard:  on South side of Courthouse

         Horses:  N Street headed North between 19th and 20th

WRITE UP: Please bring 2 copies of your short write-up for the parade announcer with the information/advertisement, form located above.  Ag Society member will pick up form after you are parked.

– For assistance watch for an Ag Society Member driving an ATV.

– Please do not leave your entry unattended parked on the street.

– When lining up for the parade, please pull directly behind the entry in

front of you. Do not leave large gaps, park next to the curb, leaving the

center of the street open.

For more information,  call Theresa Shelton 402-274-8520.