Otoe County Fair

2017 Otoe County Fair Information

Otoe County Fair Dates will be Thursday, July 27th through Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Otoe County Fair Theme for 2017 is:   150 Years of 'NEBRASKA' Farm & Family Fun

Otoe County Fair website

The 2017 Schedule and Fair Book is below and was mailed out in the April 17th Penny Press.  If you need a copy, you can stop at the Extension Office in Syracuse, the Nebraska City News-Press in Nebraska City, the Palmyra Library, or the Heartland Bank in Bennet.


Fair Book (all 4-H projects)
4-H & FFA Division Rules & Regulations
Citizenship & Civic Education, Heritage
Banners, Booths, Club Exhibits, Performing Arts
Photography, Posters
Communication, Human Development
Clothing, Knitting, Crochet
Consumer Management, Fashion Show
Home Environment, Quilt Quest
Conservation & Wildlife
Forestry, Agronomy, Field Crops
Food & Nutrition
Safety, Health, Bicycle
Leadership, Entrepreneurship
Sheep, Swine
Poultry, Rabbits
Cat, Dog, Small Animals
Science, Engineering, and Technology
Small Engines, Woodworking, Welding
Entomology, ATV, Veterinary Science
Summer/Special Projects

The Otoe County Agricultural Society meets the third Monday of the month, with the annual meeting being held the first Monday of November. These meetings are held at the Kimmel Event Center. If you have any specific concerns contact an Otoe County Agricultural Society Board member.

Otoe County Agricultural Society Board Members are:

  • Mike Rudolph, President
  • Mark Easter, Vice President
  • Jim Stuart, Secretary
  • Duane Windhorst, Treasurer


  • Brandon Essink
  • John Haupt
  • Lon Jensen
  • Randy Peterson
  • Gayle Schomerus