Harney County Fair

93rd  Harney County Fair, Rodeo & Race Meet – “Country Scenes and Children’s Dreams”
September 5-10, 2017

Rick Paul, Fair Manager
69660 S. Egan Street
Burns, OR 97720
Phone: 541-573-6447
FAX: 541-573-6400
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Employment Opportunity:  Harney County Fair Manager

Manages all aspects of the fairgrounds operations including activities held at the fairgrounds, facilities operation and maintenance, fairgrounds budget and accounting systems for monetary control, marketing of the fairgrounds year-round, marketing the annual County Fair, promotion and support of fairgrounds events, space rentals, and supervision of assigned staff.  Manages a budget near $500,000.  Works under the direct supervision of the Harney County Fair Board.  Coordinates implementation of policies of the Harney County Fair Board.  Please follow this link to view the full job description.

2017 Harney County Fair Premium Book

Meet The Folks

The Manager’s Report:

Coming Soon.

INTERIM FAIR MANAGER:  Rick Paul

FAIR BOARD:

  • Kevin Pryse, Vice President, Parimutuel Horse Racing
  • Chance Paila, Rodeo/Racing Programs
  • Jim Kelley, Rodeo
  • Karen Moon, President, Open Livestock/4-H/FFA
  • Zelley, Open Class Exhibits/Premium Book
  • Jerry Staley, Rodeo
  • Angie Ketscher, Open Livestock/4-H/FFA

FAIR DIRECTORS:

  • Don Slone, Horse Racing
  • Kevin Pryse, Pari-Mutuals
  • Chelsea Harrison, Parade/Vendors
  • Ted/Angela Marshall, Advertising/Premium Book
  • Ed Moulton, Demolition Derby
  • Trina Gilmer, Fair Court Advisor
  • Lindsey Robertson, Kids Playday
  • Darrel Gilmer, Rodeo
  • Rocky Male, Rodeo

FAIR COURT:

  • Caylyn Gilmer, Queen

GRAND MARSHAL’S:  Bob Cargill

OTHER IMPORTANT ROLES:

  • Dustin Johnson, Extension Staff
  • Shana Withee, Extension Staff
  • Kylee Jensen, FFA Advisor

FAIR ADMISSION:

  • Preschool (Ages 0-5):  Free
  • Youth (Ages 6-15):  Daily $6
  • Seniors (Over 60):  Daily $6
  • Adults (Ages 16-60):  Daily $8
  • Season Pass:   Youth and Seniors $20, Adults $25
  • Veterans Day:  Free Saturday, September 10
  • Sunday is Family Day:  Family of 4 is $20, $5 more covers all additional children

Tickets can be purchased at:  A Parts Store, Harney County Chamber of Commerce, and The Fair Office

HORSE ROPING: 

The Horse Roping will start at approximately 3 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  It is a “ride in entry” .  Check with the secretary, ride in and do your thing.  There will be NO pre-entries as Glenn Shelley will be in Alaska, and NOT answering his phone.

Follow this link for the Harney County Fair Entry Form

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