The mission of the
Rosebud County Fair Board is to preserve the past,
celebrate the present, and prepare for the future by
providing quality entertainment, education and
social activities for the benefit and enjoyment of
our residents, businesses and surrounding
There's something for everyone at the
Rosebud-Treasure County Fair! Click on any
underlined link on this page for more information on
The fair begins on WEDNESDAY, July 17
with carnival, Free Stage events, and Team
Roping in the evening, and concludes on SATURDAY,
July 20. (No major fair events except the
Gospel Show are scheduled
for Sunday.) This gives you four great evenings to enjoy at
the fair. Entry Day will still be on Thursday
as always, and you can still pick up your exhibits
from the exhibit hall on Sunday.
WEDNESDAY: The Rosebud Team Ropers will have a
roping on Wednesday night starting at 7:00 which is free for all to
attend and watch. Entries begin at 5:00.
The latest edition of the
Forsyth Ranch Rodeo
starts at 7:00 pm. Calcutta begins at 6:30.
Ticket prices are $10 for adults, or $5 for kids age
6 to 11.
to buy tickets online after May 7.
Get ready to rumble with the
ROSEBUD COUNTY SHOWDOWN
moved back to its popular evening time slot.
There will be an $8,400
purse available, with $5,000 going to the first
place winner. No entry fee for car/driver; pit
passes are $20. There's also a $100 prize for the
car/driver traveling the furthest to be here.
Showtime is 7:00. Ticket prices are $10 for adults,
$5 for kids 6 to 11. Kids age 5 and under get
in free. The
rules can be downloaded from the Demolition Derby
HERE to buy tickets online after May 7.
Renowned country singer
CLAY WALKER, with special guest
James Carothers, hits the fair stage!
Ticket prices are: $40 for the center grandstand sections,
$50 for the Party Pit (standing area) directly in
front of the stage, and $35 for the side grandstand sections. General
admission bleacher seats are $35. Click
HERE to buy tickets online. Tickets
will be available at the gate but take note, the
price rises by $5 on show day, so save money by
getting your tickets early.
Showtime is 8:00 pm.
Fun for all!
The FREE STAGE will offer entertainment for
all ages, without you having to spend a nickel! The Free Stage will be
moving back to its former location on the midway,
directly across from the beer garden area.
Dakota Country will be performing
all four days, including late evening shows on Thursday, Friday
and Saturday. Singer
will also be on the Free Stage and opens the
Clay Walker show on Saturday.
"Sleightly amazing" magician and hypnotist Jeff Martin
will headline the free stage with magic
shows, closeup strolling magic, and hypnosis shows
all four days.
New to the fair this year will
be an Inflatable Waterslide, free
of charge for kids of all ages. There will
also be a "dry" alternative bounce house for those
who don't want to get soaked.
The inflatables will be available Thursday, Friday
Enjoy four full evenings of carnival rides, starting
5:00 -10:00 pm
Discount advance wristband tickets:
Available starting in early
June at Yellowstone Pharmacy in Forsyth. In
Hysham, visit the Hysham School for carnival
tickets. In Colstrip, you can get tickets
at Taylor's Ace Hardware. Discount wristband tickets are $18
and can be used for unlimited rides on any
single day of the fair. Wristbands go up
during the fair so pick yours up early and save.
Rosebud County Search and Rescue
Breakfast is served all
morning from 6:30am to 11:00am in the Search and
Rescue Canopy next to the Exhibit Hall.
Hall: View 4-H and open class entries and commercial exhibits,
and relax in the air conditioning. The Exhibit Hall is open from
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM starting Thursday.
(Entries can be picked up starting at 8:00 on
You can find a
complete schedule of all the 4-H events in the
4-H Premium Book. The 4-H schedule is
also on the Fair Schedule
page of this site. On Saturday at 3:00, be
sure to take in the 4-H Market Stock Sale,
followed by "Take a Buyer to Dinner."
Young Men's Club Beer Booth
will be open all four days and evenings.
Knights of Columbus Bingo:
Next to the 4-H
concession stand on Friday and Saturday.
4-H concessions featuring those famous
and there will be an array of other food vendors including
Thomas Carnival's Midway Grill, featuring
burgers, fries, corndogs and funnel cakes, and the
Cola Corner in the Exhibition Hall sponsored
by Forsyth FFA, featuring homemade goodies.
There will be a variety of other food vendors on the grounds too, so come
and see what you find.
ATM: Located near
the concession area.
morning after the fair is over, Gospel music will close out the
weekend in a free
performance courtesy of the Johnson Brothers
band. Relax under the pavilion and be inspired.
Music begins at 9:00 AM on Sunday. Search and
Rescue Breakfast will also be available Sunday
We are always open to
suggestions, questions, comments and ideas from the
public on how to make the fair better. Visit our
Facebook page or send us an
And please note that events and schedules are
subject to last minute changes. Watch our
Facebook page for updates during the fair.
We'll see you at the fair!
-- Rosebud County Fair Board