The 2019 Dakota Thurston County Fair Parade kicks off a weekend of fun activities. This year's Parade Marshals are Dave and Peg Mellick. Dave has been a long time member of the Dakota Thurston County Fair Board for many years and has been very instrumental in the success of our fair. Please come out to the parade and show your appreciation for all his years of hard work and dedication. 


Want to be in the parade?

Just fill out the entry form and send it in.

This years Fair Theme "Gather Your Herd!" 


The parade starts at 6:00pm on Thursday August 1st. The parade route runs from 10th & Dakota thru 28th & Dakota. Local businesses, churches, youth groups, everyone can get in on the fun!


Come and enjoy the Community BBQ (Free will offering) following the parade at the fairgrounds located at Atokad Park 1547 Stable Drive, South Sioux City. Make sure you stick around for the

Tri-State Shootout Tractor Pull