Special Fairgrounds Entertainment
*Des Moines Inflatables and Carnival Rides (dsminflatables.com)
-Come out for inflatables AND carnival rides that the whole family will enjoy. Monday from 4:00-8:00 PM, Tuesday and Wednesday from Noon until 8:00 PM. Tuesday’s Kid’s Day Wristbands are sponsored in part by Avera Merrill Pioneer Hospital.
*Robbie Pfunder’s Mountain Bike Stunt Show (robbiepfunder.com)
-Watch Robbie’s amazing tricks at shows on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon.
*Kevin Barnes: The Magician That Entertains (check him out on YouTube)
-Kevin is a Cedar Falls native who performed for 12 years in Las Vegas. See him on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon.
*Mr. Twister (mrtwister.org)
-Mr. Twister is a local children’s entertainer who specializes in balloon entertainment. See him Tuesday afternoon on Kid’s day.
*Kids Pedal Pull
-Kids ages 4-11 can test their luck in a pedal tractor pull in our entertainment building Tuesday at 5:00 PM. Parents need to register their child to participate.
*Great Plains Zoomobile
-Come and see live animals and animal artifacts from the zoo. See this Tuesday afternoon on Kid’s day.
-Come and listen to some fun stories with a local teacher, Mrs. Rens, and get a treat! See this Wednesday at 2:00 PM in the entertainment building.
-Kids and Adults can test their spelling skills at this entertaining and challenging contest. Do this Wednesday at 3:00 PM in the entertainment building.
Lyon County Soil and Water Conservation
-Learn more about rainwater and its effects at an interactive display on Wednesday afternoon.
*Lyon County Deputies
-The Lyon County Deputies will be on the fairgrounds Monday-Wednesday to share about their work and programs.
*National Guard Rock Climbing Wall
-Representatives from the Sheldon Armory will be on hand. Talk with them and challenge your skills on their course Monday evening, Tuesday and Wednesday.
*DeKam Farm Display
-You will marvel at the detail of this large farm set up! You can see it Monday-Wednesday in the commercial building.
*United Clovers 4-H Club Farrowing Display (with support from Mogler’s Pig Hill)
-Who doesn’t love baby animals? Those baby piglets are pretty cute! Check out the sows and their newborns east of the swine barn.
*Woody’s Axe Throwing (Tuesday evening after 4:00 only)
-Come out and try your hand at the latest craze! Who has the best aim, and who can’t handle an axe? Various price ranges are available for specific time slots.