Outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year

Outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year

Carmen Tripp

Rice County Fair Royalty

Rice County Fair Royalty

The Rice County Fair Queen (middle) is Courtney Albers, 1st attendant(2nd from right) Tara VanThomme, 2nd attendant (left) is Michelle Hohrman and Emily Reuvers ( far right Miss Congeniality.


  • Tim Hoover, President
  • Kathy Cap, Vice President
  • Sandy Flom, Treasurer
  • Marcia Simon, Secretary
  • John Dvorak, Fair Management / Secretary


  • International Association of Fairs and Expositions
  • Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Minnesota Federation of County Fairs
  • Minnesota State Agricultural Society


The Rice County Fairgrounds are now smoke free except in the designated areas. The exhibit buildings, barns and children's ride areas were always smoke free we are just extending. Please reference page 6 of the Premium book by clicking on the link below. Please use these areas as we want to keep the grounds cleaner and safer for all. This does includes regular cigarettes and e-cigs.

Drop Off  Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Drop Off Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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