Lewis County Fair

Large Livestock animal barn collapsed in January

this year from heavy snow load in Nezperce ID

2022 Lewis County Fair

Gettin’ Western at the Lewis County Fair!

September 29th thru October 2nd
Idaho County Fairgrounds – Cottonwood, ID

The Lewis County Fair will be in Cottonwood, ID at the Idaho County Fair grounds, September 29th through October 2nd. The fair will offer open class to residents of the counties. Please consider entering items even though it is a different location. It is only for this year!

Mailing Address:
510 Oak St, Room 6
Nezperce, ID 83543

Phone: 208-937-2311

Fax: 208-937-9605

Email: lewis@uidaho.edu


THURSDAY-September 29

9am-5pm – Livestock weigh-in off East St.

10:30am-4pm- 4-H Interview for all animal projects- Agee Building

10:30am-3pm- 4-H small animal check-in – Rabbit/poultry barn

3-7pm- Enter all open class exhibits- Riener Building

3-6pm- Enter all 4-H miscellaneous projects and interview sign-up – Enneking Building

5-5:15pm- Controlled re-weigh for underweight animals

7pm- 4-H Dog show-Agee Building

FRIDAY-September 30

8am-Livestock 4-H/FFA record books due-Schmidt Building office

8-8:45am-Enter all 4-H food projects- Enneking Building

8am- Cat; rabbit; pocket pet, poultry- fitting/showing/quality-Agee Building

9am-12pm- Open class judging-Riener Building

9am-4pm-4-H miscellaneous scheduled interviews- Enneking Building

10:30am- Special circumstance interviews by appointment- Schmidt Building office

11 am- Specialty goat fitting/showing/quality- Agee Building

12pm- Swine fitting/showing-Agee Building

12pm-Market goat fitting/showing; sheep fitting/showing(following goats)-Agee Bldg.

1:30pm- Beef fitting/Showing-Agee Building

4pm- Small animal Round Robin; large animal Round Robin-Agee Bldg.

6pm- 4-H Style Revue- Schmidt Building/Royalty applicants introduction

7pm- 4-H/FFA Livestock Judging contest-Agee Building


8am-Swine quality judging-Agee Building

8am-Market goat quality judging; market/breeding sheep(following goat)-Agee Bldg.

9:30am-Market beef quality judging; breeding beef-Agee Building

1 pm-Fair parade/2023 Royalty crowing- Main St. Cottonwood

1:30 pm- Royalty luncheon (by invitation only)

5pm- 4-H/FFA Livestock auction-sale order-beef, goat, sheep, swine-Agee Building

6pm-ILCCA buyers dinner-Schmidt Building

9pm-11pm- Barn dance-Agee Building


8am-10:30am- Market animal pick-up by packers

10-10:30am-Live large animal pickup

11:30am-12:30pm- All entries check-out; pen cleaning/record books removal