Buffalo County Fair

Buffalo County Fair July 24-31, 2018!

The Buffalo County Fair Board has some great entertainment and events for this years fair. Be sure to check back to see our schedule of events and any updates we may have. Follow us on all your favorite social media sites for times and locations of our strolling events and grounds entertainment.

Brantley Gilbert and Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias tickets are onsite at www.etix.com. Click the link to purchase: Tickets are available at www.etix.com

WILL CALL: Will Call is located in the Fair Office up until a few hours before show time. Will Call will be moved to the ROUNDABOUT at 5 p.m.

Refunds, credits or exchanges will not be issued for any ticketed events. If for any reason a show is cancelled we will notify patrons via email or social media.

Bag Policy: We have implemented a new bag policy. Please be aware of the size dimensions. The only exception is for medical needs, these bags may be checked by security.
No Weapons, Large Bags/Purses, Backpacks will be allowed into the Beer Garden or Concert Area the night(s) of ticketed events.


Etix.com is the OFFICIAL TICKETING PROVIDER for the Buffalo County Fairgrounds and Buffalo County Fair. Tickets purchased from other sources may be 1) more expensive, 2) invalid and 3) ineligible for assistance. The Buffalo County Fairgrounds and Fair Board are not responsible for tickets purchased from other sources.

Ticket Reselling: Guests may not re-sell tickets at any price on Buffalo County Fairgrounds property. To avoid problems with counterfeit, stolen, void or other invalid tickets, tickets should only be purchased from an authorized provider: Buffalo County Fairgrounds Box Office, Etix.com or Etix phone center at (800) 514-3849.

Please check back for additional updates!

Heart of America Shows is back for the 2018 Buffalo County Fair.
Wild Rider Passes will be available July 6th for $60 in the Fair Office. There is a limited number of passes available.
Carnival Hours: Wednesday – Monday 6pm – 11pm PLUS Friday, Saturday, Sunday 1pm – 5pm.

Drive Out Hunger Food Drive: Wednesday July 25th – Bring 5 non-perishable items and receive $5 off your carnival wristband for Wednesday.
Friday July 27th from 1pm – 5pm is the Reduced Price Session.

Parking: $2 per car. There are two entrances on the WEST and NORTH sides of the fairgrounds. Additional Free Parking is available to the EAST of the fairgrounds across the railroad tracks. Signage will be present to designate the entrances and exits.

Fair Office: Located in the Exhibit Building, East Side. Please stop in with your questions or to purchase tickets.

First Aid: Midwest Medical will be onsite to provide medical attention or First Aid.

ADA Accommodations: Handicap parking will be best accommodated by entering through the WEST entrance. ADA tickets are available for grandstand entertainment in the Expo Center. Please call the fair office for more information or to place your order. 308-236-1201

Click here to apply for either the Pioneer Farm Family or Heritage Awards. Applications are due May 1st to the Knights of Aksarben. Please have applications to the Fair Office by April 23rd.

Open Class Rules, Registration and Premium Book

Open Class Schedule

Buffalo County 4-H Information


Exhibitor Cards for Open Class are available in the Fair Office.

If you are interested in 4-H please contact the Extension office at 308-236-1235.