Idaho County’s 85th Fair located at the Idaho County Fairgrounds in Cottonwood will be held Monday, Aug. 12, through Saturday, Aug. 17, closing with the annual livestock sale.

The week is filled with 4-H and open class activities with entries and judging and visiting all week long. Wednesday, Aug. 14, is the official opening with the ribbon cutting at 8:30 p.m., PDMT by 2019 Grand Fair Marshal, Bonnie Gehring of Cottonwood. The Fashion Show is Wednesday night at 7 p.m., The Two Minute Talent Show is Thursday, at 7 p.m., royalty crowning is Friday at 6:30 p.m., and the famous parade, Saturday at 10 a.m.

The Premium Fair Books are “out” and available for your perusing, located in several of our stores here in Riggins and at the Idaho County Free Press building in Grangeville.


  • Occurred Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 — all day
  • Occurred Thursday, August 15th, 2019 — all day
  • Occurred Friday, August 16th, 2019 — all day
  • Occurred Saturday, August 17th, 2019 — all day


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