There are several exciting annual events in Jackson Hole throughout the year, but one of the most highly-anticipated is the fun-filled Teton County Fair! This family-friendly festival is a beloved summer event and the perfect place to bring the family. Enjoy free attractions like contests, live music, and a petting zoo, or check out the Frazier Shows Carnival. You’ll even find a variety of food concessions like cotton candy and pizza. Whether you’re a Wyoming native or just passing through, a trip to the 62nd Annual Teton County Fair will leave you with lasting memories. Here are some of the things you’ll see there.
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Teton County Fair 2018 Schedule
Wednesday, July 25th
Starting at 5 p.m., the Teton County Fair kicks off with a free concert featuring Robert Earl King & WYO. After enjoying the show, be sure to take advantage of the carnival’s exciting rides and games including Pharaoh’s Fury, Starship 2000, and the Zipper.
Thursday, July 26th
The ever-popular pig wrestling contest is back! Watch teams of four attempt to capture a pig and place it in a barrel during this test of brains and brawn. The contest is a ticketed event so remember to purchase your tickets online or at the box office.
Friday, July 27th
For the second year in a row, the Teton County Fair will be hosting the Xtreme Ninja Challenge! The Ninja Course will be open to the public Friday afternoon, and on Friday night, participants will compete for the coveted title of Champion Ninja.
Saturday, July 28th
This is one of the most popular events at the Teton County Fair! During fair week, visitors can admire the talents of cowboys and cowgirls as they compete for cash prizes and buckles. You’ll see barrel racing, bull riding, saddle bronc, bareback riding, team roping, and much more. For additional information on Wyoming’s cowboy culture, check out our blog about the Jackson Hole Rodeo.
Sunday, July 29th
The annual Figure 8 Race is by far the fair’s most highly-anticipated event. Feel free to cheer on local talent as they test their skill and timing behind the wheel while navigating the tricky “8” course. The race always sells out so be sure to purchase your tickets early.
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