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RAVALLI COUNT Y FAIRGROUNDS © Wes Koehler

© Wes Koehler

Ravalli County Fair

Buckles, Boots, and Rodeo Chutes

The Ravalli County Fair is the place to be at the end of August and you won’t be alone. Almost 5,000 Bitterrooters (plus other Western Montanans and Idahoans) work for months to prepare their livestock, art, food, plants, fruits, pets, photography, knitting, needle craft … and the list goes on … hoping for that blue ribbon. The Ravalli County Fair is truly a community effort. More than 20 food vendors will scramble for four days to feed the more than 20,000 visitors from Western Montana. Nonprofit groups will raise over $160,000 to support their missions. Over 100 commercial vendors, will display their wares and services.

© Wes Koehler

Admission includes all grandstand events. Adults $8 a day • $22 season pass Jr. High–High School $7 a day • $18 season pass Grade School $6 a day • $15 season pass Preschool and under FREE Wednesday the 27th is Customer Appreciation Day, all gate tickets are a dollar off.

Main Arena Events 2014

Wednesday, August 27 Noon Horse and Mule Show 6 pm Mutton Bustin’ and Calf Riding 7 pm Mounted Shooting Demonstration by World Champion Tammy Billingsley Kids Boot Race Thursday, August 28 5:45 pm Parade of Wagons 6:30 pm Bitterroot Mountettes 7 pm Bull-A-Rama and Cowboy Bronc Ride Friday, August 29 1 pm 4-H Horsemanship Demonstration 7 pm NRA Rodeo 8pm Parade of Champions Saturday, August 30 10 am Team Roping 6:30pm Miss Ravalli County Rodeo Queen Pageant Coronation 7 pm NRA Rodeo

Other Attractions Include:

Fair Parade down Main Street in Hamilton at 10 am on Wednesday the 27th KLYQ Entertainment Tent features many events such as: The Amazing Arthur, Professional Showoff Little People’s Stick Horse Rodeo FFA Cake, Cookie & Pie Auction Whiz Pops Western Union Swing Band Miss Ravalli County Rodeo Queen Speeches & Interviews and more

Gates and Exhibit Buildings are open 10 am – 10 pm.

Carnival opens 2 pm on Wednesday and 1 pm on Friday and Saturday

Featuring the Educational & Fun Elephant Encounter Show

406.363.3411 • www.ravallicountyfair.org 100 Old Corvallis Road in Hamilton, MT Fr o m R i v e r t o R i d g e . c o m

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Summer/Fall 2014 River to Ridge - Bitterroot Valley & Salmon Vallery  

Read about the Ravalli County Fair, Darby, Montana Bronc Riding and Barrel Racing, Stevensville's Founders Day plus restaurants, shopping, j...