Kickoff Parade, Huge Midway, Exhibits, Grandstand Acts, Demo Derby, Free Bandshell Entertainment, Bingo, Huge Raffle, Talent Show, and Fireworks!

Schedule of Events

Pennington County Fairgrounds
524 Barzen Avenue
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

See premium book for exhibit entry information.

Visit the Grandstand Events and Bandshell Events pages for a complete listing of events and more information. Schedule subject to change.

​Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
2:30 pm to 7:00 pm - 4-H Exhibits entered and Conference Judged - Huck Olson Arena (only 4-H members and their families allowed in the arena)

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
10:00 am to 5:00 pm - Open class entries in the Huck Olson Arena

12:30 pm to 11:00 pm - Jordynn Johnsrud LIVE, Family Connection Band and Tami Lee and the Northern Lights Band at the Bandshell

5:00 pm to closing - Midway Open

7:00 pm - Kickoff Parade - Register Here

9:00 pm - Northland Community Band performing outside the Huck Olson Arena

Dusk - Fireworks

Thursday, July 15th, 2021
9:00 am to 6:00 pm - 4-H Livestock entries

12:30 pm to 11:00 pm - Tami Lee and the Northern Lights Band, Gary Tyson Magician and Cold Shot Band at the Bandshell
​​5:30 pm - Local Talent Show at the Bandshell - Register Here

Grandstand Event:
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm - Shell Shock
8:00 pm to 10:00 pm - ROCK GODS​

Friday, July 16th, 2021
12:30 pm to 11:00 pm - Gary Tyson Magician, Shell Shock Band and Eagle Creek Band at the Bandshell

Grandstand Event:

7:00 pm - Motocross - Race rules and more information at

Saturday, July 17th, 2021
12:30 pm to 11:00 pm - Gary Tyson Magician, Shell Shock Band and October Road Band at the Bandshell

Grandstand Event:
2:30 pm - Baja Racing - Race rules and registration information at

Sunday, July 18th, 2021
1:30 pm to 5:00 pm - Church Services and Gospel Music at the Bandshell

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Dariann Leigh Band

Grandstand Event:

3:30 pm - Power Wheels Demo Derby - Rules on page 23 of our Premium Book 
4:30 pm - Demo Derby - Rules and regulations on the Pennington County Fair Demo Derby Facebook page