The 2018 Dakota Thurston County Fair Parade kicks off a weekend of fun activities. This year's Parade Marshal is the staff of the Pender Veterinary Clinic.The employees of the clinic work hard to keep our pets and livestock happy, healthy and thriving. They and their families have been active in 4-H and the fair for many years and have been very instrumental in the success of our fair.


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 2nd. The parade route runs from 10th & Dakota thru 28th & Dakota. Local businesses, churches, youth groups, eveyone 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 !!!!