Contests/Derbies

Hay Bale Contest

Open to groups, clubs, businesses, individuals - No entry fee

Submit Entry Form by August 10

Decorated hay bales (not larger than
12 feet wide & 15 feet long) must be set up by Friday, August 16 @ noon

Once your entry is finished, ONE picture of the final decorated bale, with the description name, must be sent to cnikel@loraincountyfair.com by August 16 @ noon for online voting or will not be included

Judging Starts:  Friday, August 16 @ noon

Winner Announced by Monday, August 19

First prize is $150!

Please call Charisse at the Fair Office with any questions

Rules, Regulations & Entry Form

Click here to see past Hay Bale entries

Speed Program

Sunday, August 18 @ 3:00 p.m.
Races called at 2:30 p.m.

Monday, August 19 @ 11:00 a.m.
Races called at 10:30 a.m.

Free Grandstand

Entrance Fees:
$100 Home Talent Colt Stakes

60 stalls

Click here or see page 33
of the Premium Book
for additional information

Horse & Pony Pulls

Central Ohio Pony Pulling Association
Pony Pulling Contest

Thursday, August 22 @ 8:30 a.m.
Free Grandstand
Total Purses: $3,450

Horse Pull

Thursday, August 22 @ 12 noon
Free Grandstand
Entry Fee: $15.00
Total Purses: $5,640

Miniature Horse Pull

Wednesday, August 21 @ 1:00 p.m.
Pony Ring
Entry Fee: $5.00 per team
Total Purses: $1,000

Draft Horse/Draft Pony Fun Pull

Friday, August 23 @ 4:00 p.m.
Pony Ring
Must preregister for this event.
No entry fee. Open to draft horses and ponies stalled for the week only.

See pages 60-64 of the Premium Book
for rules & other information

LC Tractor Pull

Thursday, August 22 @ 6:00 p.m.
Free Grandstand

Entries Taken:  July 1 - day of show

Entry Fee: $25.00 per tractor
Late Entry Fee (after August 18):
$30.00 per tractor

Contest open to farm-owned tractors equipped with rubber tires.  Owner of tractor must own farmland in Lorain County or Wellington School District and have legal proof on record.

Entry Form - Rules & Regulations

Combine Derby

Saturday, August 24 @ 7:00 p.m.
Tickets $15.00

Entries Taken:  July 1 - day of show

Entry Fee: $25.00 per combine
Late Entry Fee (after August 18):
$40.00 per combine

Derby is open to all - out of county entries are allowed - must be age 16 years of age or older. Drivers under 18 must have parent/guardian signature.

Entry Form - Rules & Regulations

WILL BE UPDATED FOR 2024
AS SOON AS OFFICE RECEIVES INFORMATION

 

Truck Derby

Saturday, August 24 @ 7:00 p.m.
(during the Combine Derby)

Entries Taken:  July 1 - day of show

Entry Fee: $40.00 per truck
Late Entry Fee (after August 18):  $60.00 per truck

Derby open to all Ohio residents age 16 and older. Driver must have a valid Ohio driver's license at time of application. No temporary licenses accepted. Drivers under 18 must have parent/guardian signature.

Entry Form

TRUCK DERBY PAYOUTS

Full Size Truck Rules

Compact Truck/Mini Van Rules

Demolition Derby

Sunday, August 25 @ 4:00 p.m.
Tickets: $15.00 per show

Grandstand gates open @ 3:00 pm -
no saving of seats prior to show

Entries Taken: July 1 - day of show
(at the Fair Office or in the pit area after 2:00 pm the day of the show)

Entry Fee:
$50.00 per car by August 18
$60.00 per car August 19 - 2:00 p.m. day of show
$100.00 per car @ 2:00 p.m. day of show

Fee includes gate admission and entry to the show for DRIVER ONLY.

Derby open to all Ohio residents age 16 and older. Driver must have a valid Ohio driver's license at time of application. No temporary licenses accepted. Drivers under 18 must have parent/guardian signature.

DEMO DERBY PAYOUTS
payouts will be updated when office receives

Bone Stock Compact Rules

Compact Trucks/Vans Rules

Full Size Trucks Rules

No Protector Rules

Pro Stock Compact Rules

Street Stock Compact Rules

Street Stock Full Size Rules

Youth Compact Rules

For questions, please go to:
Demolition Derby Facebook Page

Entry Form - Youth Derby Entry Form

Power Wheels Derby

Sunday, August 25 @ 1:00 p.m.
Sign up at 11 a.m. in the infield

No entry fee

POWER WHEELS DERBY RULES
Power Wheels 2021 Rules
are good for 2022!

STANDS WILL BE CLEARED
AFTER POWER WHEELS DERBY
FOR DEMO DERBY

 

Kiddie Pedal Pull

Saturday, August 24 @ 1:30 p.m.

Pavilion 2 (behind fair office)

Entries Taken:
12 noon - 1:00 p.m. day of pedal pull

No entry fee

Contest open to ages 5-10. Trophies for top 3 boys and 3 girls in each of 3 classes.

Thanks to our sponsors:
Duling Ag. Services
Spreng Veterinary Services

Kids Day

Kids' Coloring
Contest Page

Sponsored by:
AgCredit
&
Mark Diedrick

Entry Form

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