2024 Mighty Howard County Fair: June 26-30Get Your Tickets Now!

Welcome to Fair Week!

Mighty Howard County Fair

Welcome to the Mighty Howard County Fair! Join us for five fun filled, affordable days for the entire family

Most Fun in Howard County

Not Your Average Fair

The Mighty Howard County Fair offers the best 5 days of fun and family events/activities the area has to offer.


Affordable Fun

Affordable entertainment options, free entertainment, fair foods of all types and tastes and the opportunity to enjoy social time with your neighbors and friends make the Fair a ‘must do’ event for all.


Entertainment for All

Featuring grandstand and free grounds entertainment, youth and open class competitions, fairgoer contests, Evans United Shows Carnival on the midway, food and commercial vendors plus other areas of entertainment and educational activities.

2024 Mighty Howard County Fair Fun Cards available at the following area businesses…


Cresco: Campsite RV, Casey’s, Cresco Bank & Trust, Cresco Chamber Office, Cresco Mart,

CUSB Bank, Farm Bureau Office, Fisk Farm & Home, Sweeney’s Lounge, Kwik Star,

Ruppert’s Ace Hardware, The Ox & Wren Spirits & Gifts.

Chester: Laddy’s

Lime Springs: CUSB Bank, KCD’s, LS Tap Bar & Grill

Elma: Security State Bank, Elma Locker

Riceville: First Security Bank, Buckeroos

Protivin: Mini Mart

Ridgeway: CUSB Bank, Engen Express

Decorah: KVIK Radio Station


Fair Fun Cards can also be purchased by selecting the link at the top right on the MHCF website. Link is Grandstand Events Tickets (etix.com)

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The Howard County Fair has entertainment of all types to please all ages! Click on a photo below for more information!

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The fair is made possible by our sponsors, donors, and people like you! If you’re interested in supporting the Mighty Howard County Fair, contact us to learn more, or click the link below to become a sponsor!

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Cresco Weather
Cresco, US
10:15 pm, July 21, 2024
temperature icon 65°F
overcast clouds
Humidity 93 %
Pressure 1019 mb
Wind 4 mph
Wind Gust: 4 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:47 am
Sunset: 8:41 pm