July 5 - 9, 2022

WHERE: Miller County Fairgrounds, 432 E. 8th St., Eldon, MO 65026

It's fair time! Join us for figure 8 race, a demolition derby, ATV rodeo, youth livestock shows, the 4-H & FFA Exhibit Hall and a carnival!


Kick off the Miller County Fair by attending the annual parade. This year the Miller County Fair Parade will be in conjunction with the City of Eldon's 4th of July parade on Monday July 4th at 10:00 am in downtown Eldon!

It will start at the Eldon Career Center with line-up beginning at 9:00 am on 2nd street behind the EHS Gym. The parade will continue downtown and will finish back where it started. See local 4-H groups, community floats, vintage cars, horse-drawn wagons, and much more. This year's theme is "Barn in the USA".


Ready to ride? Fun Time Shows will be the carnival for our fair this year. The carnival will be open Tuesday through Saturday evenings. Armbands will be available nightly for $30.00 for unlimited riding from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

You can purchase these same armbands for $25.00 each in advance (purchase must be made by noon on Tuesday, July 5th) at Gerbes in Eldon.

Little Royalty Contest:

The Little Mr. & Miss and the Prince and Princess will be selected on Wednesday night at 6:30 pm at the Eldon High School Performing Arts Center. Children from Miller and the adjoining counties between (and including) the ages of four and sevenwill be competing for the titles.


The Miss Miller County and Miss Miller County Teen Scholarship pageants will be held on Saturday, June 25th at the Eldon High School Performing Arts Center, beginning at 5 pm. Contestants will compete in: fitness wear or swimwear (Miss only can wear swimsuits), on-stage interview, evening gown & platform presentations, and talent (optional).

Admission is free. Those in attendance may contribute money towards the candidate of their choice for a People's Choice Award.

Contestants for the Miss Pre Teen Miller County contest should be ages 10-12. Contestants for the Miss Teen Miller County contest should be between the ages of 13 and 16. Contestants for the Miss Miller County Queen should be between the ages of 17 and 22.

For a complete schedule of events and requirements, please contact Juillet Beard Zumdome at 816-898-1729.

Youth Livestock Shows:

Join area youth as they compete in the 2022 Miller County Fair Livestock Shows! On Tuesday, July 5th, the Bottle Calf Show will start at 5 pm and the Sheep & Goat show will immediately follow. The Hog Show will be on Wednesday, July 6th at 6:30 pm. The Rabbit and Poultry Shows will be Thursday, July 7th at 9:00 am and the Beef Show will be on Thursday, July 7th at 6:30 pm. The Livestock Auction will be at 6:30 pm Friday, July 8th in the Show Arena.

4-H/FFA Exhibits:

Items created by local 4-H and FFA members will be on display during the week of the fair. Exhibit Check-In and Judging will be at the Fairgrounds on Sunday, June 26th from 4-6:30 pm.

UTV Rodeo, Tuff Truck and Bump & Run:

Join the crowd at 7:30 pm on Tuesday evening for some UTV rodeo, Tuff truck and Bump & Run action! For more information contact Jacob Wood of Lucky 7's Promotions, LLC at 573 375-1717.

Corn Hole Tournament & Car Show:


Join the crowd at 6:30 pm on Thursday evening for the 3rd Annual Miller County Fair Corn Hole Tournament. The cost will be $50 per 2 person team with a $100 prize for the winning team. Bring your own Corn Hole Board and bags. To sign up contact Matt Davis at matt.davis@eldonmustangs.org or Juillet Zumdome 816 898-1729. Who will be the team to take home the $100 prize money?

Bring your classic car to the Inaugural Miller County Fair Car Show. Free admission for the driver, no entry fee and a penny a vote. Tell all your friends and family to bring their change and come join in on the fun! Trophies for the top 3 places. Contact Jason Wray with any questions 573 375-0853.

Compact Figure 8 Challenge:

Join the crowd at 7:30 pm on Friday evening for some rough and touch action! For more information contact Jacob Wood of Lucky 7's Promotions, LLC at 573 375-1717.

Demolition Derby:

Join us on Saturday night of the fair (July 9th) for the ever popular Demolition Derby starting at 7:00 pm. Lucky 7's Promotions, LLC will be hosting this event. Please contact Jacob Wood at 573 375-1717 for more information.


You'll want to include a stop at the 2 1/2 Men Concessions when planning your night at the fair. You can choose a fresh cheeseburger, bratwursts, hot dogs, pizza, a cool soft drink or bottle of water and much more. Best of all, you will find all of our concession items featured at great prices.


  • Starting Tuesday, July 5th, 2022, repeats every day until Saturday, July 09, 2022 — all day

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