Welcome to The Poweshiek County Fair Upcoming Events:

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The first county fair was held in 1854.  The current fairgrounds was constructed in 1986. The Poweshiek County Agricultural Association was organized in 1941 and renamed “fair” association in 1991.  The 9 member board oversees the day to day business of the fairgrounds along with organizing the annual Poweshiek County 4H/FFA Fair. Association membership dues are $5 per person 18 years old or older payable as of the last Friday of August of the current year (8/25/17) payable by 4:30 pm.  Dues must be paid to the fair office or postmarked no later than 8/26/16.   Click here to download membership form. If you are interested in becoming part of the Poweshiek County Fair Board click here to download application form. 

2017 Poweshiek County Fairboard
President: Scott Sieck
Vice President: Jeff Criswell
Ray Baker
Terry Saunders
Eugene May
Roger Iverson
Ben Schanbacher
Stacey James

Non-Board Officers:
Treasurer: Marcia Iverson
Secretary: Lori Baker
Come See LuLu & LeRoy At the Fair!


  April 29th - Tall Corn Meat Goat Wether
     Association Event

 May 6th & 7th - Iowa Kennel Club Dog Show

 May 10th  - Life Line Screening

 May 20th  - Poweshiek County Master
     Gardeners Plant Sale

 May 29th  - Grinnell Saddle Club Horse Show

 June 10th  - Grinnell Saddle Club Horse Show

 July 7th  3rd - Annual Extreme Bull Riding
     Event – Featuring Jake McVey following

 July 8th - 3rd Annual Extreme Bull Riding

 July 15th & 18th - 24th - Poweshiek County

 August 4th – 6th  - Rat Pack Barn Hunt

 August 20th  - Grinnell Vintage Auto Club
     Car Show

 August 26th -  Grinnell Regional Medical
     Center 50th Anniversary Event

 September 23rd & 24th  - Iowa Kennel Club
     Dog Show

 November 18th  - Poweshiek County Fall
     Vendor Show



Contact Us
Poweshiek County Fair Association
425 East St. S.
PO Box 372
Grinnell, IA 50112

Grinnell Saddle Club