​New Events!!​​​

  • Dueling Pianos
  • Impact Pro Wrestling
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Escape Room Trailer
  • Video Game Trailer
  • Barrel Racing
  • Little Prince/Princess Contest
  • Tractor Pull
  • ​Wine & Beer Tasting Event
  • Mud Volleyball
  • Food Vendors and Beer Tent
  • Laser Tag
  • Jaripeo - Mexican Style Bullriding
  • Live Animal Shows
  • Vendor Booths & 4H Exhibits
  • & Much, Much, More

Air-Conditioned Exhibit Hall

​​​​​​​Little Prince & Princess Contest 

Wednesday August 1st 7:00 pm

Kids Day 

Saturday August 4th

$5 wristband for a full day of fun

Pedal Pull / Inflatables/ Laser Tag / 

Kids Ranch Rodeo / Mutton Busting/ Rock Climbing Wall and 

Much, much more

Rock Climbing Wall

Thursday Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm

  Air-conditioned Exhibit Hall

​​​​Laser Tag

Friday August 3rd 9:30-11:30pm 

**New Location**

Additional taggers and more obstacles this year!

Open Horse Show

Sunday Aug 5 @ 8:00 am

Tractor Pull

For more information

Contact Sam


Open Jackpot Cattle Show

Saturday August 4th

Weigh in 8:00 am Show Starts @ 11;00 am

​​​Dakota - Thurston County Fair

Atokad Park

1547 Stable Drive,  South Sioux City NE 68733

Visit the Fair

August 1st - 5th  2018

Fun for the whole herd! 

Thank you for visiting Dakotathurstonfaironline.com.

See you at the Fair!

Horse Shoe Tournament

$100 Purse

Sunday Aug 5th @ 1:00 pm

Northwest Iowa Garden Pullers 


Thursday August 2nd 6:00 pm

Dakota Avenue So Sioux City

Impact Pro Wrestling

NBHA Sanctioned Barrel Racing

Sunday August 5th

​Free Admission into event

Sunday Aug 5th 1:00-4:00 pm

Friday Aug 3rd @ 7pm

***Back by Popular Demand**

Jaripeo (Mexican Style Bull-riding)

Saturday Aug 4th   Gates Open 2:00 p.m. Show 4:30 p.m.

Wine & Beer Tasting

Friday August 3rd 5:00 to 8:00 pm


Sponsored by HY-VEE



Exhibit Hall!!

What's better than watching your favorite movie? Watching it for FREE!

Come join us at the Dakota Thurston County Fair

 Saturday August 4th @ 9:00 p.m. for a free showing of Jumanji.

The popcorn, snacks and drinks are on us! 

Escape Room Trailer

Mud Volleyball Tournament

Saturday August 4th 12:00 pm

Vendor spaces available!

Friday Aug 3rd @ 9pm

Saturday Aug 4th   1-6

Saturday Aug 4th 1-5 pm

Want to be treated like a VIP? Click below for more information!

Dueling Pianos 

New commercial & food vendors​​