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Events
Dakota County Fair
Dakota County Fair
August 7 - 13, 2017
Monday, August 8
Noon - 9:00 pm

Tuesday - Saturday, August 9 - 13
10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Sunday, August 14
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Free admission with paid entry to the Dakota County Fair.
Location
Dakota County Fairgrounds
4008 220th Street West
Farmington, Minnesota 55024

Visit us during the fabulous Dakota County Fair, one of the largest and oldest county fairs in the state! Our Chautauqua is free with your paid fair admission!

 

 

Things to Do
Monday August 7

Dakota City opens at 12:00 noon!
7:00 pm Chautauqua in the Big Tent behind Drugstore

Tuesday August 8

11:00 am Lake Wobegon Ladies String Band in the Drugstore
1:00 pm Tractor Parade through the Village
2:00 pm Threshing NW corner of the Village
7:00 pm  Chautauqua in the Big Tent behind Drugstore

Wednesday August 9

1:00 pm Tractor Parade through the Village
5:00 pm  Curtis & Loretta in the Bandstand
7:00 pm  Chautauqua in the Big Tent behind Drugstore

Thursday August 10

Senior Citizen Day
10:00 am Czech Area Concertina Band in Bandstand
11:00 am  Dulcimer playing in Ahlberg Hall
11:00 am  Immigrant Trunk Program in Church
Noon  Summer Pops Band in Bandstand
1:00 pm Tractor Parade through the Village
1:00 pm  Immigrant Trunk Program in Church
2:00 pm  Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore
2:00 pm Threshing in NW corner of Village
4:00 pm Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore
6:00 pm Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore

Friday August 11

1:00 pm Tractor Parade through the Village
2:o0 pm Threshing in NW corner of Village
4:00 pm Chautauqua in the Big Tent behind Drugstore
6:00 pm Chautauqua in the Big Tent behind Drugstore

Saturday August 12

10:00 am Spinning Demonstration on Harris House Porch
11:00 am  Spinning Demonstration on Harris House Porch
1:00 pm Tractor Parade through the Village
2:00 pm Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore
2:00 pm Threshing in NW corner of Village
4:00 pm Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore
6:00 pm Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore
7:00 pm  Dakota Brass in Bandstand

Sunday August 13

9:00 am  Church Service
10:30 am  Presbyterian Church Service
12:00 pm  Church Service
1:00 pm Tractor Parade
2:00 pm  Chautauqua in Big Tent behind Drugstore
2:00 pm Threshing in NW corner of Village

Food & Drinks

Ice cream, cookies, 1919 Root Beer and more will be available in the Drugstore every day of the fair.

Lemonade will be available every day at the lemonade stand across from the General Store.

Sweet corn will be available at the corn stand across from the Post Office, Thursday through Sunday.