Wright County Fair

The water tower of Howard Lake’s historic district stood watch over the Wright County Fair July 24-28, 2019.

Wright County Fair

Information updated October 2019

hway 12) in Howard Lake, the Wright County Fair is a summer tradition that draws a big crowd.

Each year, there’s an abundance of things to see and do all five days – lumberjack competitions, bull riding, mud-truck runs, BMX bicycle shows, sheep riding, ukulele performances, pie-eating contests, and more.

The petting zoo houses animals of all kinds, from bunnies and deer, to kangaroos and ponies. 4-H barns showcase swine, poultry, cows, goats, and many other animals. Horse competitions take place daily.

In the grandstand, attendees can find tractor pulls and demolition derbies.

Free entertainment is available at the fair, including live music, blacksmith demonstrations, and a talent show.

The midway, which has rides, paintball, and games, offers deals with an armband purchase multiple days of the fair. There is also a child’s bicycle drawing each of the four days.

The Wright County Fair will return in July 22-26, 2020. A full schedule of events and additional information is available at www.wrightcountyfair.org.